Cloud Gaming

Cloud gaming, sometimes called gaming on demand, is a type of online gaming. Currently there are two main types of cloud gaming: cloud gaming based on video streaming and cloud gaming based on file streaming. Cloud gaming aims to provide end users friction-less and direct play-ability of games across various devices.
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  • Square Enix President wants Blockbuster and LIVE Games

    ….” Besides delivering that announcement, the president continues and addresses about bolstering game sales by downloading or streaming, reinforcing digital sales on manga comics like Kingdom Hearts, earning several big hits of smartphone games like Dragon Quest Monsters Super Light. Before making his conclusion, he has stated that the Blockbuster…

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  • The RPS Bargain Bucket: End Of The Line

    … that flash deals are probably way better, but who has time to sit and stare keenly at the internet, anyway? Oh. Oh, wait. Onlive: Fancy some cloud gaming with your holidays? Great! Because Onlive is doing this 90% off for the first month deal, which reduces its subscription cost to ’bout 0.50 pounds. Of course, that isn’t inclusive of the fees…

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  • Game consoles are in their last cycle, will be irrelevant in 10 years, analyst says

    … what you’re playing on, but more on what you’re playing. What are your thoughts on Pachter’s statements regarding the future irrelevance of game consoles? What do you think of his vision for the future of the games industry? Let us know in the comments section below! As always, stay tuned to for the latest in video game and technology news. The post Game consoles are in their last cycle, will be irrelevant in 10 years, analyst says appeared first on Gamer Headlines. …

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  • Cloud Gaming To Significantly Rise in 2015, Claims Market Researcher

    … While cloud gaming is impressive from a technological standpoint, it’s yet to really take off on any available platforms, with many in the gaming world brushing it off as a new, quirky trend. However, according to a new report released today from a significant and respected market researcher firm called Strategy Analytics, cloud gaming could rise…

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  • Nvidia's Shield Gets Its Own Little Slice Of Cloud Gaming

    … added to the list on a weekly basis. It's a nice and varied selection — there's an adventure, an action game, a shooter, a racer. Some are indie, some are big-name. Some are particularly daring inclusions for streaming cloud gaming, given the platform's tendency towards input lag. AstebreedAlan Wake American NightmareBatman: Arkham AsylumBatman…

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  • No PS4 Remote Play App Compatibility for Sony Xperia Z1

    … The PlayStation 4 offers its users the feature of Remote Play, i.e. the ability to play their favorite PlayStation games on a new-gen console or a mobile or remote device. This feature works in a way similar to cloud gaming, the best example for which may be NVidia’s game called SHIELD which allows players to play PC games on a hand held device…

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  • OnLive brings free game play to Samsung Galaxy Note 4

    … Part of Galaxy Gift package5 minutes ago - 10:00 AM on 10.16.20140 Cloud gaming service OnLive has partnered with Samsung to bring streaming games to Samsung Galaxy Note 4 users for free for three months as a part of a new Galaxy Gift package. This means that PC and console games from OnLive's PlayPack bundle can be streamed right to that big ol…

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  • Is the cloud the future of console gaming? The verdict is still out.

    … companies already involved in the cloud” let me stop and agree with you. However none of those companies are focusing on the console market. Sony’s PSVita TV / PlayStation TV or enter the Gaikai. Gaikai or the company formerly known as Gaikai was founded back in 2008 and was one of two companies, OnLive being the other, that was directly focusing…

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  • Former Square Enix Honcho Talks about Cloud Gaming's Future

    … Last month, Former Square Enix top man Yoichi Wada announced that he would be helming a new company named "Shinra Technologies." No, they're not going to try to drain the planet of its life force to use as energy. Yet. This is Shinra Technologies. It's Square Enix's new venture into cloud gaming, headed up…Read moreRead on In an interview…

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  • Top 5 Smartphones For Gamers

    … crystal clear gaming sounds as the speakers face the user. LG G2 This is a good gaming smartphone that offers the power needed to provide a great gaming experience. The smartphone comes equipped with a 5.2 inch high-resolution screen and runs on a 2.26 GHz quad-core processor. The battery that is 3,000 mAh supports hours of long gaming and keeps…

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  • Green Man Gaming and OnLive Announce Partnership

    … Online video game retailer Green Man Gaming and cloud gaming company OnLive have today announced a partnership which allows GMG to be the first official reseller of OnLive’s ‘play anywhere’ subscription bundle. Green Man Gaming have continuously offered gamers the chance to purchase games both DRM free or keys for Steam at pretty competitive…

    Aaron Richardson/ n3rdabl3- 2 readers -
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