Xbox 360 Kinect takes the controller from video gamers (photos) Summary: What will be the must-have item for this year's holiday shopping season? Most likely it'll be the controller-free Xbox 360 Kinect gaming center. By Andy Smith | November 4, 2010 -- 06:38 GMT (23:38 PDT) Previous | Next Image 3 of 12 You need about six feet of play space. Topics: Microsoft, Hardware, Mobility Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.