But this is Xbox One version 1.0. This is like the "Blades" interface of the Xbox 360. If this is the starting line, it's pretty exciting to think about where the console will be in another year or two.
Even so, we're looking at more than just a solid foundation. The launch lineup doesn't boast a "gotta have it" system-seller—Titanfall may be the first when it arrives this spring—but it still has quite a few very good games. These games are worth your time and money, and they clearly demonstrate the power and features of the system. Buying an Xbox One is not just buying into a promise of great things; there's a whole lot of value in this $500 box right now.
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