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Kinect Sports Rivals

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Summary: Kinect Sports Rivals falls short of any potential Rare had for making good games for the Kinect. Many critics are saying none of the minigames in this collection are not worth the high asking price for the peripheral and the game

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Available on:Xbox OneApr 7, 2014

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

Genre: Sports

Kinect Sports Rivals, built for the power of Xbox One, lets you become the champion you were meant to be in an ever-evolving sports competition. Instantly create a super you and take on friends, rivals, and the entire world in the events tennis, bowling, soccer, wake racing, target shooting, and climbing.

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7.3 / 10.0

Kinect Sports Rivals isn't a knock out, but it does enough well that I'm excited for Kinect's future.

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Kinect Sports Rivals is a well-constructed game with an enjoyable structure and smartly integrated multiplayer. But it's already looking dated as it continues to struggle against the limitations of its chosen interface. For all the extra power of Kinect 2.0, and the surrounding artifice of online competition, at its best the game only equals the highs of older, more familiar games - games whose players and makers have moved on.

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Kinect is still a solution in search of a problem, and while this is an impressive tech demo it's a largely uninteresting video game experience.

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I admire the effort to build an online infrastructure and career story mode, but the selection of games feels slight

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Kinect Sports Rivals: Launch Trailer

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