Awesome: Xbox out-Wiis the Wii

What’s sweeter than gameplay that encourages full-body activity with the controller? Gameplay that encourages full-body activity with no controller at all. I’m not sure how this will work — seems like the motion detectors are apt to be inaccurate, and good luck figuring out how “Milo” won’t get boring after five minutes — but any step towards the creation of virtual friends is worth celebrating. To beta males, at least.

Every time I get excited about new tech, dozens of people show up in the comments to tell me why it actually reeks, how it’s been done before, that only a fool would trust Microsoft/Apple/Sony etc etc. Go on, then. You know you want to.