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Zune HD: Project Gotham Racing, Audiosurf Tilt added for free

Microsoft has added six new games to the Zune Marketplace, and if you are the proud owner of a Zune HD upgraded to v4.3, these games can be yours. There’s Audiosurf Tilt, Checkers, Lucky Lanes Bowling, Piano, Project Gotham Racing: Ferrari Edition, and Vans SK8: Pool Service. Neato, huh? Go log in and get ‘em […]

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  • Free apps and games on Zune HD require you to view an advert first

    Zune HD’s free apps require you to view interstitial advertisements before using. According to Ars Technica, one of the games called Goo Splat has a Kia Soul avert that plays while you wait 17 seconds for the game to load. The Chess application also includes a video ad for the vehicle, and makes you sit […]

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  • MS releases XNA extensions for Zune HD

    Microsoft’s put out XNA extensions for Zune HD, as you can see here. The update adds the following functionality: The ability to target and develop for the Zune HD media player. The addition of new Touch APIs to the XNA Framework for use on the Zune HD. The addition of new Accelerometer APIs to the […]

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  • Project Gotham Racing: Ferrari Edition coming to Zune HD

    Kotaku’s spotted a teaser for something called Project Gotham Racing: Ferrari Edition in a trailer for Zune HD that popped up on Monday. There’s a very brief look at it in the video. It’s a 3D racer, obviously. When? Dunno. Is it being done by Bizarre? No idea. We’ll ask, and shit.

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  • Crackdown 2 Zune HD revealed

    A shot of a Crackdown 2-branded Zune HD just popped up – and here it is. Pretty. All we need now is a UK release and we’re off.

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  • Zune HD to have gaming capability according to video

    Engadget has managed to snap up a promo video showreel of the Zune HD, which releases tomorrow in the US. Now, about the 30 second mark, look closely. What do you see? A racing game for the portable, with the narrator of the ad stating you can “play games” on the device. Considering Microsoft has […]

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  • Steve Ballmer makes impromptu Zune HD showing, people faint

    Jesus. Steve Ballmer whipped out his Zune HD for Engadget at D7, showing off some video and the touchscreen. Those journos will be doing sex wee over that for years. Salute them with page impressions.

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  • Guardian - No Zune HD for UK

    The Guardian is claiming that Zune HD won’t launch in the UK, and will rather be a US-only affair. Instead, European punters will be given only access to Zune Video via Xbox 360. The press release does only say that the handheld will be “available in the US this fall”. Existing subscribers to Xbox Live […]

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  • Zune HD announced for fall release, Live link-up included

    Here we go! Microsoft’s announced Zune HD “the first portable media player that combines a built-in HD Radio receiver, high-definition (HD) video output capabilities, organic light-emitting diode (OLED) touch screen, Wi-Fi and an Internet browser.” Zune video content is to be made available on Xbox Live. The device which will be on show at E3 […]

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  • Microsoft: "June 2009 will be an important month for Zune lovers... hold off from buying an iPhone/Pre"

    Oh, sweet jeepers. Via its Office 2010 Twitter account, Microsoft has told people to “hold off from buying an iPhone/Pre” and that “June 2009 will be an important month for Zune lovers”. Let’s do some amazing detective work. E3 is in June. iPhone and Pre are phone products. Zune could be a phone if Microsoft […]

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