Xbox “Mii”

I finally got around to doing the Xbox 360 dashboard upgrade yesterday…

This new version of the dashboard blatantly copies the Nintendo Wii’s “Mii” functionality where you can create a mental projection of your digital self for all fellow persons and virtuosos to perceive.

It’s really the exact same functionality and it’s almost a shameless ripoff. But, the avatars you can create are a little more human looking and a bit more “grown up” overall vs the childish/anime feel of the Wii caricatures.

I’m going to start using my X-Mii as my profile picture on various online arenas, since the picture I use for nearly all my online profiles looks absolutely nothing like me anymore.

The picture above is my “Gamer Pic” but it is tiny.  Here’s the full Vanberge: