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Kinect Star Wars Demo Now in a Galaxy Near You
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If you like the thought of Boba Fett, Darth Vader and Han Solo dancing, then chances are you've already purchased Kinect Star Wars. But if you're still on the fence, you can check out the Kinect Star Wars demo, which is now available to download from the Xbox Live Marketplace.

Weighing in at 1.97GB, the demo gives you the opportunity to sample the motion controlled Star Wars title, which features pod racing, Jedi training, lightsaber wielding, Rancor-based destruction, starfighter piloting and more. To find out what we made of it all, you can check out our Kinect Star Wars review here.

Or you can just download the demo and make your own mind up. Add the Kinect Star Wars demo to your download queue here. Now here's a video of Han Solo dancing. It's sacrilege, I tells ya! Sacrilege!




 
 

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Comment #1 by UltimateBane32
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 10:38:56 AM
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May the schwartz be with you!


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Comment #2 by jedijaxpavan
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 10:46:27 AM
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Yes!!! My life is now complete.


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Comment #3 by sniper mantis
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 10:46:32 AM
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good....i've not wanted to buy or even rent this til i try the demo :)


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Comment #4 by pye024
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 10:48:57 AM
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Just watch the vid and that was so funny!!! Looks like a a youtube vid. I'm not a massive Star Wars fan but don't remember any dance numbers in the films...


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Comment #5 by Godfather93a
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 10:57:36 AM
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Honestly this feels like something you might see on Robot Chicken.


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Comment #6 by Arenazombie
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 10:59:54 AM
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What the fuck did I just watch. Good job on raping Star Wars.
What the fuck did they smoke? Why the fuck did they do a Star Wars game where you dance? I can't imagine Star Wars fans wanting this.
I really hope with a passion that this game does bad sales wise.


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Comment #7 by TacticalTodger
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 11:02:06 AM
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I think you uploaded the dance central video...oh wait :/


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Comment #8 by DarthTrakd
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 11:02:14 AM
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Demo after full release of the game.... damn the sales must be god awful for this game. and rightly so, lucas has attempted to kill star wars yet again!


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Comment #9 by Aiden 514
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 11:03:01 AM
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'I'm Han solo i'm Han Solo' made me laugh.


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Comment #10 by Godfather93a
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 11:08:29 AM
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@6 Honestly Star Wars died to me along time ago, the series is a joke of what it used to be as you can see in the video. My advice for anyone wanting a good Sc-Fi series is to turn to Star Trek. No I'm not talking about that J.J. Abrams Abortion, I'm talking about Next Generation or original Star Trek.

HAN FIRED FIRST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Comment #11 by CoffeeAddict5
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 11:34:55 AM
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Damn, I only have about 120 gig left on my hard drive. It's a really tough decision, but I'll have to pass.


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Comment #12 by SgtDjango
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 11:36:13 AM
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@11 Damn Right You are!!!
it breaks my heart,to see Star wars in this shape


Sorry for my english^^


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Comment #13 by Komrade Kayce
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 11:49:29 AM
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@10

Taste is subjective. First off, I do not beleive the Star Trek movie was that terrible. It was pretty good, actually. Secondly, even people who are fans of the original classic Trek or TNG will tell you that it was only every other movie that was really good. The Motion Picture wasn't very good, Khan rocked, Search for Spock was meh, Voyage Home was funny, etc etc.

Then look at TNG. High five First Contact. Ehhhhh on Generations. Wtf Insurrection and Nemesis.

And if calling things a joke of a series means counting the video games as part of said series (since you're using the above game as an example), whens the last time we got a blockbuster Star Trek game. I loved the 25th Anniversary adventure one and I think a space RTS I played once, but that was it. Star Wars... its had Tie Fighter, Battlefront 1 and 2, Rogue Squadron, Xwing, Shadows of the Empire, Knights of the Old Republic 1 and 2, Jedi Knight, Dark Forces, Force Unleashed, etc etc etc etc

Don't bring games into this if you're recommending themed science fiction universes to other people. Star Trek might have a few better movies, but Star Wars has a staggering amount of good games in comparison. Not being mean, just saying, cut Star Wars some slack. ;)


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Comment #14 by A BENGAL HOBO
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 11:51:48 AM
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@4 neither do i....


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Comment #15 by Hansathan
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 12:03:50 PM
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@8 It was #1 on the UK chart for two straight weeks a bit ago, so unfortunately it probably sold pretty well.


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Comment #16 by roza
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 12:18:25 PM
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Remember when Demo's released before the game did? Good times


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Comment #17 by Q Dawg187
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 12:35:42 PM
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At first I thought the song was gonna be

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EQJDrohLoOw

sadly it wasnt lol

@16 Yeah I remember those days.Was pre "Dark Void" incident lol


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Comment #18 by Goblin Techies
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 12:37:02 PM
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@8

Actually the sales are really good for the game. It has sold over 640,000 units and it is destined to be a million seller.

http://www.vgchartz.com/game/51740/kinect-star-wars/Global/

@15

It's the 4th best game sold in the UK for the week ending on April 28th


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Comment #19 by DragonessAthena
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 12:46:42 PM
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Anyone seen the commercials for the game? It talks about how you can finally do everything you wanted in the Star Wars universe, and shows a variety of lightsaber duels, pod racing, Rancor smashing, but leaves out the dancing.


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Comment #20 by Cinderkin
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 01:06:14 PM
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They should have sent this Far, Far Away and left it there.


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Comment #21 by Foreseen 360
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 01:09:34 PM
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I'm loving the fact that it was the x360a guys that actually recorded themselves playing it. You've got moves! Gonna get the demo for this, just for the dancing alone, hopefully get to dance as C-3PO, seeing as he is the campest droid in the Galaxy!


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Comment #22 by loonyrob
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 01:17:02 PM
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This game sucks!


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Comment #23 by gazmaster1
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 01:30:39 PM
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It better have the dance mini game included, that is the only reason I would want to play this.


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Comment #24 by Infection Ftw
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 01:31:31 PM
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It's easier to just hang myself.


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Comment #25 by cheevo360
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 01:41:03 PM
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It is already one of worst games ever made so I wish and wish LucasArts bring Star Wars Battlefront 3 or Republic Commando 2. God damned LucasArts we been await for longer time for those franchises rather then Kinect title or disappointed The Force Unleashed series.

WE WANT BATTLEFRONT 3 AND WE WANT LUCASARTS BRING REPUBLIC COMMANDO 2!!

LucasArts, please read fans and myself that words!!!


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Comment #26 by Godfather93a
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 02:17:29 PM
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@13 I'm not judging Star Wars on a single game or even the Children's TV series that is out now. I'm saying Star Wars has died to me because George Lucas has tweaked & distorted what it used to be so much. First the Force was energy that could be manipulated, then it's bacteria now it's full blown magic. He constantly changes what the original fans loved as three amazing movies into a childish joke. Lucas has some weird problem that he needs every child any were to approve what he does. Yes Star Wars has had more "popular" games, as for the Star Trek movies & games it comes down to opinion. All I'm saying is that Star Wars is a joke of what it used to be because EVERYTHING Star Wars is now tailored for a very young audience, the same reason I don't watch Pokemon anymore I don't find children's entertainment appealing. Why? Maybe because I'm not a child & I'd like too play this game but I can't get into it because... well you saw the video.


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Comment #27 by Arenazombie
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 04:01:24 PM
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Don't know if that is Lucas strategy, but if it is, it doesn't make sense. I think you become a fan, when you watch the movies and more, that plays in the universe expand on the universe, you grew to love. Why the fuck, would any fan of the movies want any of this cheesy bullshit, that is Kincet Star Wars, Clone Wars, ...?
Its not only, that apparently this is a bad game, it just makes fun of Star Wars, points the middle finger to all the SW fans and pisses all over the franchise. Why would any Star Wars fan want that? Some might buy the game, because it is Star Wars, but will later regret their purchase, because it rapes a universe created by some classic movies.
If they want to do a dancing game, make a fucking dancing game, but dont put the star wars label on it. You don't do Lord of the Rings racing, Harry Potter Space Battles, Pirates of the Carribean flight simulator, Rambo RTS, Alien vs. Predator pet simulator, ... so why on earth a Star Wars dancing game?
I thought, that TFU2 is a piece of shit, that doesn't do SW justice, but this takes the piss.


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Comment #28 by ViNyLek
Monday, May 07, 2012 @ 04:31:04 PM
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Well, points to MS for courage LOL I mean who else could discourage possible buyers by releasing a demo to a shitty game. At least whoever was on the fence will know better now hah!


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Comment #29 by queeg
Tuesday, May 08, 2012 @ 07:18:39 AM
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so much hate in this thread, makes me laugh.


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Terminal Reality
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US April 03, 2012
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