Helgason is pretty sold on Xbox One, and especially the new Kinect. "Obviously the new Kinect is a kind of particular focus there," he said. "Because it's so powerful - it's actually [laughs] I don't know which kind of words to put on it - if I say it's ridiculous it sounds negative, but it's just an amazing piece of hardware.
"And the software behind it is actually a big part of that, the software that the engine has to support well to make this good. And so we're working on that."
"We're working on other things to make sure that we support the best of the rest of the platform. That'll be things like matchmaking, and we support the SmartGlass concept, and we make it easy to tap into Microsoft's cloud infrastructure."