Good news for movie fans out there with good taste. It appears that all of the disgusted laughter of disbelief that accompanies the ridiculous Battleship trailer whenever it's screened has actually got the attention of Universal Studios.
While in some ways their passing of the torch is a little gloomy, Bungie grew with the industry and Halo. You could track two generations of gaming through their efforts alone, beginning with 2001's Halo: Combat Evolved.
So, in Mass Effect 3 you can activate the franchise's familiar dialogue trees via Kinect. You'll actually say the lines out loud, the Kinect sensor picking up on your voice and responding almost immediately. This, according to Microsoft at their E3 press conference, is some type of spectacular advancement... except it's not. At all.