: Earlier this year, Microsoft launched the Kinect-less Xbox One in a bid to offer more options when purchasing the console. Now the company will make the Kinect available as a standalone product.
From October 7, you'll be able to purchase the Kinect sensor
as a standalone product. It will cost $149.99, and come with a copy of Dance Central Spotlight
Microsoft was keen to stress earlier this year
that "Kinect remains an important part of our vision," although it's notable that there aren't a huge number of Kinect games currently in development.