Jerry Johnson

MS: Xbox Live still aimed at the core despite Kinect reboot

Xbox Live studios boss Jerry Johnson has said Microsoft is still aiming the service towards the hardcore audience, despite worries Kinect signalled a move towards the casual demographic.

10 years ago

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  • 360 headset chat quality to be improved this fall

    Microsoft confirmed it’s to improved the quality of 360 headset chat this year, speaking in the UK yesterday.

    10 years ago
  • Xbox 360 "has the best games out there" says head of XBL Europe

    Xbox Live general manager for Europe, Jerry Johnson, has told VideoGamer that Xbox 360 has the best games. “I’ll come back and say that Xbox has the best games out there. It’s got the best first-person shooter games out there,” he said. “The exclusives we’ve had over the past years and what we had going […]

    11 years ago
  • NXE: Avatar theme packs confirmed for next six months

    Speaking to VG247, Xbox Live product unit manager Jerry Johnson has confirmed that Avatar clothing will be constantly streaming onto the New Xbox Experience for the next half a year.“We’re going to be continually releasing and unlocking clothes for the next six months,” he said. “They’ll be coming out in theme packs.”There’s no word right […]

    12 years ago
  • "Half the things" intended for NXE were cut out, says MS

    Speaking to CVG, Microsoft’s said that a ton of stuff was dropped from New Xbox Experience. Hardly a shock, but there we are.“There’s still a lot of stuff we want to do,” said Xbox Live’s Jerry Johnson.“Half the things we wanted to do [in NXE] we cut out of the service.“One of the nice things […]

    12 years ago