Xbox Kinect explained: How it all works

Video: We find out what Kinect is really all about

All video walkthrough of Microsoft's motion-sensing phenomenon

Microsoft Kinect is one of the big releases for the festive season. It's been dubbed by many as the biggest innovation in gaming but what's it all about? How does it work? Will we really be dancing around our living rooms using imaginary controls?

Along with compiling our Kinect ultimate guide, we caught-up with Alex Weller from Microsoft for the skinny on this year's huge gaming release.

Watch the video to find out what to expect from Kinect, how it works and a glimpse at the new games.