While emotions ran the gamut from malaise fueled indifference to outright fury over Microsoft's big reveal yesterday, everywhere we looked the overwhelming reaction seemed to be largely negative.
Microsoft had to come out swinging especially hard considering the months and months of bad press and rumors surrounding their next console. Forced online connectivity, DRM issues, and the specter of non-backwards compatibility plagued Microsoft for the better part of last year.
And finally, after weeks of hype we got...well Microsoft doing their best impressions of the opening night of Michael Bay's next film. Lots of lime colored laser beams and, for the most part, Microsoft not really putting to rest any of the real concerns users had with their next system.
Read on for our recap of the event and our reactions as told through some of our favorite wrestling GIFs. Trust us, it helps soften most of these blows.