More Details on the Machinima Xbox One App

You may recall last month’s unveiling of Machinima’s Xbox One experience — you’ll soon be able to access tips, tricks, and strategies via Machinima Wingman while you play.

 

Today, we are announcing the official list of Machinima Wingman videos (more than 30 at launch!) as well as unique media achievements tied to the app.

For a list of supported launch titles and a sneak peek at these Machinima achievements, head on over to Major Nelson’s post on Xbox Wire.

 

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Today we are officially announcing the Xbox 360 Nike+ Kinect Training Bundle that will begin appearing at major U.S. retailers

The Xbox 360 Nike+ Kinect Training Bundle includes a 4G Xbox 360 console, Kinect sensor, a copy of “Nike+ Kinect Training” and a one-month Xbox LIVE Gold membership for $249.99*.

Available at major U.S. retailers while supplies last.

“Nike+ Kinect Training” will be available for Download on Xbox LIVE Dec. 25.
You can skip the post-holiday shopping crowds and download the full version of “Nike+ Kinect Training” directly to your Xbox 360. Available through the Xbox LIVE Marketplace beginning Dec. 25 for $49.99/4,000 MS points.

“Fast and Focused: 15-Minute Upper Body & Core Workout” Add-On Content Launches Dec. 26
The “Fast and Focused: Upper Body and Core Pack” is a 15-minute workout with personalized drills to target your upper body while burning calories. This add-on content integrates with your ongoing “Nike+ Kinect Training” program, adding new, challenging drills as you progress through your workout. Available through the Xbox LIVE Marketplace beginning Dec. 26 for $4.99/400 MS points.

* Estimated retail price. $50.00 off Holiday Price Promotion ends Jan. 5.

Today we are announcing announced that season two of “Kinect Sesame Street TV” and “Kinect Nat Geo TV” will begin on January 7, 2013

Eight additional episodes for each title means even more interactive content and opportunities for their families to jump inside their favorite television shows and engage, interact and learn in ways only available through Kinect for Xbox 360. “Kinect Nat Geo TV” season two will be hosted by reptile expert and host of Nat Geo WILD’s “Dangerous Encounters,” Brady Barr.

Season two of “Kinect Sesame Street TV” and “Kinect Nat Geo TV” will each cost $29.99 USD/2400 MS points for the eight 30-minute episodes and will be available via download when you purchase a Season’s Pass on Xbox LIVE. Individual episodes can also be purchased for $4.99 USD/400 MS points.

Arcade: Home Run Stars

Home Run StarsContent: Home Run Stars
Price: 800 Microsoft Points
Availability: Check availability in your Xbox LIVE region
Dash Text: Step up to the plate and swing for the fence in Home Run Stars, featuring Avatar Fame Star! Progress through the League mode through all three unique stadiums! Each one features a vast number of spectacular targets to aim for and earn big points. Compete with your friends in multiplayer for the highest score. Use your device supported by SmartGlass to compete in a Duel with a friend!

Add the game trial to your Xbox 360 download queue

Note: You’ll need a Kinect sensor to play this demo

Arcade: Intel Discovered

Intel DiscoveredContent: Intel Discovered
Price: Free
Availability: Check availability in your Xbox LIVE region
Dash Text: Do you have what it takes to be a superstar? Get schooled by Chris Evans on the secrets of the action hero. Get styled and learn how to work the runway with Chanel Iman. Rock the party with Redfoo of LMFAO. Live video play puts you in the action: punch, jab, kick, jump — pose, smile — surf the crowd. Pass these celebrity tests and you’ll be slated for stardom. Share the custom movie poster of you and Evans, and your magazine cover shot, with your friends.

Add the free game trial to your Xbox 360 download queue

Demo: Dance Central 3

Dance Central™ 3Content: Dance Central 3 Demo
Availability: Check availability in your Xbox LIVE region
Dash Text: The #1-selling dance franchise for Kinect™ is back with new features and an electrifying soundtrack featuring 40+ new tracks! From ‘70s disco grooves to current chart-topping dance hits, Dance Central™ 3 will have you mastering the biggest dance crazes of the past and the hottest moves of today. With brand-new, party-ready multiplayer modes, “Beginner” difficulty, and an epic Story mode, it’s the biggest dance game yet. Get ready to own the dance floor with Dance Central 3 — only on Kinect for Xbox 360

 

Add the demo to your Xbox 360 download queue

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Note: You’ll need a Kinect sensor to play this demo