Star Wars Kinect includes Slave Bikini Leia dance-off competition

There is a universe where the last Star Wars action figures came out in 1985, the Battle of Endor took place on Kashyyyk, and the prequels were actually a three-night-long PBS mockumentary — directed by Errol Morris — on the vagaries of moisture farming. Suffice to say, we don't live in that universe. » 2/27/12 6:05am 2/27/12 6:05am

Check out this Superman VR simulator made using Xbox Kinect

University of Amsterdam students Daniel Karavolos, Sicco van Sas, and Maarten van der Velden hacked an Xbox Kinect to create this Superman virtual reality game. The player's body movements control Superman onscreen — stretching one's arms causes Superman to fly faster, and tapping the sides of the VR goggles activate… » 2/13/11 12:00pm 2/13/11 12:00pm