Microsoft showed us a lot of amazing stuff during this edition of E3, the most impressive being its’ new redesigned Xbox 360 console, the motion sensing controller free Kinect system and its partnership with ESPN, that will bring the most important sporting events directly to the console.
All these prove to recommend the Xbox 360 as a great idea for , especially for dads who are into sports.
The deal between ESPN and Microsoft will allow everybody who owns a Xbox 360 and has an Xbox Live subscription to watch blockbuster sport events on their televisions, through the console.
Microsoft’s success of convincing ESPN to allow their programs through Xbox Live might attract many gamers, especially the ones who love sports, to choose the Xbox 360 instead of Sony’s PlayStation 3.
To watch ESPN shows, Xbox users will have to pay $50 per year for the Live membership and have a broadband connection.