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Microsoft’s Natal Requires 13 Feet of Space

Microsoft’s Project Natal will supposedly require 13 feet of space between Natal and yourself in order to be recognized by the sensors. This may put a damper on Xbox 360 owners who inhabit tiny spaces. The comments regarding this “13 feet rule” were made by

MW2 Stimulus Package DLC Detailed

Infinity Ward has the cure to MW2 players Mapathy with its Stimulus Package, due out on March 30th for Xbox only. The new map pack will include 5 maps, three of which will be new, two of which will come from COD4. Old maps include:

New Games on Demand for Xbox This Month

Microsoft is releasing a handful of games for the Games on Demand service including a special deal on Battlefield 1943 for 800 MS ($10) points. Other releases include: Xbox LIVE Deal of the Week: Feb. 15: Battlefield 1943, 800 Microsoft Points ($10) Xbox LIVE Games

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Netflix Streaming to go Full HD

They say, “never go full HD”, but Netflix paid no heed to the warnings and announced today that their Instant Watch streaming service would be going FULL HD. For people with PS3’s, Xbox 360’s, and internet capable televisions, this means you can enjoy movies and

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HyTek News Quickies (12/29/09)

All right, all right. Alice took Christmas off from HyTek Gamer. I know you guys missed me. So here are a few Quicky headlines from over Christmas. Dragon Age Gets New DLC, Steam Runs out of ‘Prey’, 8-Story Arcade in Japan is Dark and Dirty,

Xbox Adds Parental Control to Facebook, Twitter, Last.FM Access

Hey, all you kiddies. You’re going to need mom and dad’s approval to access Facebook, Twitter, and Last.FM through Xbox now.  An update to Xbox Live temporarily locked out minor accounts from accessing these applications. An upcoming update will make it necessary that parents approve

Banned Xbox 360’s Flooding Craigslist, Ebay

Buyer beware. With the announcement that Microsoft had banned potentially one million modded Xbox 360 users, Craigslist and eBay are seeing a flood of consoles. The consoles are quite a steal packaged with games, controllers, listing “custom firmware” and some prices are a steal. Microsoft’s

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Microsoft Swings Hammer, Banning 1 Million Xbox Live Players

Microsoft cracked down on users believed to be using modded consoles, timed along the release of the year’s hottest game, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. One million Xbox Live players were banned in a move to prevent game piracy. According to Microsoft “All consumers

Project Natal Rumored Nov. 2010 Release, Price Tag Under $100

According to British trade site MCV, Microsoft’s motion controller dubbed “Project Natal” will be released November 2010 for a price tag less than $100. The site does not name sources, but states that Microsoft has been showing off the new technology during a round of