Move beats Kinect to best hardware prize

PlayStation edges out Xbox motion-gaming rival

First blood goes to Sony at industry event.

Sony has won the first battle in this year's motion gaming smackdown, with PlayStation Move beating Microsoft Xbox Kinect to the best hardware accessory prize at the Gamescom 2010 expo in Germany.

The decision was reached by a panel of German gaming industry experts who also awarded Gran Turismo 5 the best of Gamescom title and best console game.

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With both peripherals set for a pre-Christmas launch, the award could be a sign of things to come. Which accessory do you think will emerge on top? Let us know on Twitter or Facebook.

Link: CVG