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Gamestop lists price for Kinect

Gamestop has listed the Xbox 360 Kinect on its website at $149.99, which translates to around £100, or 122 Euros.... read more

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Xbox 360 Kinect is $149

Postby MonkeyWrench127 » 14 Jun 2010, 21:20

This WILL be a flop, I can't see many people spending extra on a pointless add-on with rubbish games. Unless Sony do something radical with Move tomorrow then it looks like PC Gaming will be resurrected...
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Postby DaRockwilder1 » 14 Jun 2010, 21:27

£100 wouldn’t be so bad if the games shown weren’t so turd. Hopefully there might be some gems before release.
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Postby Focker420 » 14 Jun 2010, 21:28

:lol: Surprised?? Of course not. :lol:
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Postby ste hicky » 14 Jun 2010, 21:29

very rarely do exchange rates come in to console/addon prices etc...

150 in the states usually translates to 150 in europe.
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Postby Black Mantis » 14 Jun 2010, 21:30

If it's £100, I'll get it.
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Postby sweatyBallacks » 14 Jun 2010, 21:38

I reckon it will be around £129.99 for the British Isles then

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If it was bundled with the 360 Slim for 200 squid then I'd consider
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Postby dorian2011 » 14 Jun 2010, 21:48

im looking forward to the dancing game looks awesome, im looking forward too see what sony have up there sleeves
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Postby justforkicks101 » 14 Jun 2010, 21:49

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Postby Spacereamer » 14 Jun 2010, 21:49

I'm thinking that MS maybe have not released a price yet as they want to see the feedback (Backlash?) from the E3 brief. If they have any sense, they will sell this kit for sub £100, becuase the launch games are NOT for the guys who already own the system.

And I can't see it taking in too many new customers.
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Postby Reegeee » 14 Jun 2010, 21:50

That isn't konect that's 200 quid on Play.com lads, it's the slim xbox.
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Postby ste hicky » 14 Jun 2010, 21:52

reegee,cvg said gamestop.

anyway,the headlines changed since i posted.

2-f*cking-ton!!? :shock:

nice mass market price there.

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Postby ShadowMKII » 14 Jun 2010, 21:54

Um you mgiht want to change this... It's £199.99 for the new XBOX 360 not the Kinect.. Looks like the Kinect will prob settle for £99.99 here if not a little lower...More than likely with one game bundled I reckon.
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Postby ste hicky » 14 Jun 2010, 21:55

nice one for the correction people. thought that sounded a bit much.

back to 150 it is.

strewth!!

nice mass market price there. :D
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Postby Moribundman » 14 Jun 2010, 21:58

Hohoho. That Play price sounds very much like a ME FIRST! ME FIRST! effort.

They waited for the Kinetic announcement and stuck a healthy pre order price on there (as in "f**k it, if they charge double what the yanks get then we can comfortably start out with that as an estimate").

It'll probably end up £130 or thereabouts in the UK, then when they sell f**k all units due to a TERRIBLE "Wii too" opening line up they'll reduce it to around £100 and with the first crop of decent third party games on the horizon it'll start selling to more hardened gamers.

A decent bundle with the new slim xbox for about £250 would sell a frankly f**king ridiculous amount of units.
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Postby mkwuk » 14 Jun 2010, 22:00

How much?!?!?

So I can play Wii Sports knock-offs and other shovelware?

This has got failure written all over it in red marker pen.
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