Microsoft partnering with Disney parks for Kinect games?

New domain name registrations hint at tech giant partnering with amusement park behemoth; Kinect Disney World, Kinect Disneyland, Kinect Magic Kingdom, and others outed.


LOS ANGELES--Mickey Mouse and Kinect? It appears Microsoft is continuing to bill its popular motion control technology as family-oriented and is preparing to announce a new partnership with Disney's major North American amusement parks.

Will Microsoft announce a Disney Kinect game tomorrow?
Will Microsoft announce a Disney Kinect game tomorrow?

The news stems from indefatigable Internet sleuth Superannuation, which unearthed new domain names registered by Microsoft for "Kinect Disneyland," "Kinect Disney World," "Kinect Disneyland Adventures," "Kinect Magic Kingdom," and "Disneyland Kinect."

Unfortunately, further information as to what the domain name registrations pertain to is not available. However, gamers eager to learn can catch Microsoft's 2011 Electronic Entertainment Expo media briefing, which is slated for tomorrow morning at 9 a.m. PDT.

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