Always-On Gaming From Xbox

Always-On Gaming From Xbox
Gaming & Play

A recent patent filing by Microsoft has industry commentators suggesting that the computing giant will create a system of pervasive gaming where players can move from one platform to another. If we guess this right, gamers could...

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 26 april 2007

A recent patent filing by Microsoft has industry commentators suggesting that the computing giant will create a system of pervasive gaming where players can move from one platform to another. If we guess this right, gamers could start their game on their Xbox before work, play a mobile phone version of their games on their ride to work, take a snapshot of a clue to include in the game just outside the office and then listen to an aspect of the game on their Zune. At the same time, the people around them can join the game with their consoles and mobile devices too. Pocketgamer says:

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