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GDC08: What lurks behind the XNA curtain?


Apart from the fabulous iSheep, the most interesting thing in Microsoft's XNA lobby was the mysterious shroud you see above. What lurks beneath its silken folds? Honestly, we have no idea. All we do know is that a nearby sign declared that whatever hides behind the gossamer barrier will be revealed this Wednesday at 11:30am. As it happens, 11:30 is about the time that John Schappert should be wrapping up Microsoft's GDC keynote, "A Future Wide Open: Unleashing the Creative Community." We're waiting with jaded bated breath.

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Michael Paul1

2-19-2008 @ 4:39PM

Michael Paul said...

XNA? Oh, yea, that thing that I'd like to use but need a 1-shot fee instead of annual payments to make it [b]really[/b] usable...

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Arnie2

2-19-2008 @ 4:39PM

Arnie said...

As a person who got recently interested in XNA I really want to see what they unveil. If they can unveil some new assets for the XNA platform that would be great. Also, would be great would be some free content and heck make access to XNA Creators Club completely free.
I think most of 360fanboy readers however will be underwhelmed but I am excited.

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Adam3

2-19-2008 @ 5:00PM

Adam said...

If it was free it would be good for everybody it would mean more games for everybody so everyone would game from that.But i got a feeling its something more.

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Tranando4

2-19-2008 @ 5:23PM

Tranando said...

Giant 360 showing RROD.

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Adam5

2-19-2008 @ 5:35PM

Adam said...

Dude i smell a sony fanboy and it smells like shit

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root6

2-19-2008 @ 5:26PM

root said...

ripp it off - take the tazer-shocks, bro - and be a hero for about 20 minutes there and a lifetime on the internets...

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George Arauz7

2-19-2008 @ 5:57PM

George Arauz said...

How do u keep an idiot in suspense? lol.. well.. guess we are all idiots waiting lol.

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Adam8

2-19-2008 @ 5:59PM

Adam said...

It looks like a piano with elton john behind there getting but rammed by rip taylor

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NATO_Duke9

2-19-2008 @ 6:16PM

NATO_Duke said...

For a guy that is so into swearing and making a lot of noise, I would think you could learn to spell "butt".

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Killer10

2-19-2008 @ 6:20PM

Killer said...

Seriously!? Why do people that rip on Sony on the xbox360 fanboy site get voted down??? Logically, It makes no sense. Are there really that many ps3owners looking at this site? I'm just wondering because, it would be like someone on ps3fanboy getting voted down for ripping on Microsoft. (that's always met with praise on ps3fanboy.)

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jtedesco3311

2-19-2008 @ 6:34PM

jtedesco33 said...

That's because they are true fanboys over there, anything that isn't positive that is said about "their system" and they throw a fit.

I don't like fanboy's but the PS3 fanboy's much like the parent company are so arrogant and irrational that it's sick.

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DomoBraden12

2-19-2008 @ 6:47PM

DomoBraden said...

Because being any sort of fanboy is unacceptable and helps no one. I don't know about the rest of you, but when I play a game I play it for the game, not the console. If you think about it, a fanboy is no different than a toned-down Nazi.

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SadisticHam13

2-19-2008 @ 7:16PM

SadisticHam said...

I bet it's something underwhelming, not interesting and really wont excite me at all.

On the other hand, it could be GEOW2 but i doubt it somehow.

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Killer14

2-19-2008 @ 7:58PM

Killer said...

@DomoBraden

"Because being any sort of fanboy is unacceptable and helps no one."

I totally agree with you, but this is XBOX360...FANBOY.com. So that means fanboy related information or ideas. So it a little silly to say that fanboys are horrible on a fanboy dedicated site.

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Trekster_Gamer15

2-19-2008 @ 11:44PM

Trekster_Gamer said...

"Because being any sort of fanboy is unacceptable and helps no one."

What a stupid statement...

I am a fanboy and the term nazi only shows how much of a fcking idiot you are DomoBraden!

I love to bash the PS3 here and Sony in general.

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Boff16

2-20-2008 @ 11:24AM

Boff said...

Nazi!

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Adam17

2-19-2008 @ 8:23PM

Adam said...

NatoDuke i missed a keystroke much like you miss in life.It happens my friend dont let it get you down.

And yes this is a fanboy site.There are a reason for fanboys.Yes they may be like nazis but i prefer the term patriots.Sure we all like good games but when people are knocking good games for garbage games "mgs4" then someones gotta defend the good.

I would take fable2 over mgs4 anyday the only reason mgs4 gets talked about so much is hype.Its a fucking 12 hour movie with 2 hours of game time.

basically its over hyped shit.

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Panodraa18

2-20-2008 @ 4:06PM

Panodraa said...

What was it????

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DomoBraden19

2-20-2008 @ 5:42PM

DomoBraden said...

Indeed, what was it? Inquiring minds need to know!

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