What you need to know
- Xbox Series X is Microsoft's upcoming console.
- Xbox head Phil Spencer says the hardware and software are progressing well.
- Games may be delayed in 2021.
- Motion capture is the hardest hit right now.
Coronavirus, or COVID-19, is impacting various industries around the globe and it looks like the gaming industry will be impacted in 2021. Motion capture in games has stopped and there are new challenges of working remotely. In an interview with Business Insider, Xbox head Phil Spencer said that a year from now, games may be delayed.
You can read the quote below.
Let's hope that this doesn't impact the industry too much, but we'll see. Hopefully, the developers are staying safe so that they can give us amazing games for years to come.
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