Article: Reasons why Vista will Rock for Gaming
Posted: September 1, 2006 06:20AM
- "Ladies and gentlemen, take note: I have seen the future, and it looks pretty damn sharp on a 23-inch monitor and Windows Vista. That's right… An official build of Windows Vista, due for release in January (of 2043, if you believe online hecklers) recently dropped into my lap. Armed with Norton Partition Magic 8.0 and this handy Lifehacker article, I decided to take the plunge and see why Microsoft was making a major push for its Games for Windows brand in 2007. The result: Forget all the fuss about Live Anywhere, an initiative which lets interactive entertainment enthusiasts wirelessly connect and share content across devices such as the cell phone, PC and Xbox 360. Even discounting the impact of desktop/console homebrew development toolkit XNA Game Studio Express as well, the advent of Vista brings several awesome enhancements to the field of electronic amusements worth staying abreast of."