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Roku boxes get cloud gaming in Big Fish partnership

Do you have one of those nifty Roku streaming internet boxes? I have two as they're amazing little things. I just bought my dad one for Father's Day, too. They're cheap and insanely useful, and I can't recommend them enough. They've become ...

 
 
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Here come the fanboys! Link vs. Cloud in a Death Battle

Uh oh. The latest episode of ScrewAttack's dream fight series, Death Battle, has just been uploaded. Today's combatants are Link from the Zelda series and Cloud from Final Fantasy VII. It's all in good fun, but given the participants this ...

 
 
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Sony acquiring Gaikai, plans new cloud streaming service

Big news tonight as Sony Computer Entertainment has announced their impending acquisition of the cloud-based gaming start-up, Gaikai. The announcement comes two weeks after rumors began circulating that Gaikai was seeking a buyer and a...

 
 
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Gaikai is looking for a buyer, wants $500 million

Rumors started circulating before E3 that Sony was looking to buy Gaikai, the cloud-based streaming game service. That...didn't happen. The start-up is looking to be bought up, though. CNN Money says that the company has already hired banke...

 
 
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OnLive has a Civ V/Gods & Kings bundle for $29.99

If renting licenses to streaming games until a cloud-based firm goes out of business is your thing, and you're a Civ fan, today is your lucky day. For a limited time, you can "buy" Sid Meier's Civilization V with the newly released Gods &am...

 
 
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E3: Samsung slides under Gaikai's bedsheets

It looks as if LG isn't the only electronics provider getting chummy with Gaikai as Samsung announced today that some of their TVs will also incorporate cloud gaming.The Samsung LED 7000 series and up will all allow owners to stream games d...

 
 
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Report: Sony turning to Gaikai for backward compatibility

Sources have indicated to GamesIndustry International that Sony has made a deal with Gaikai to offer first- and third-party PlayStation and PS2 games on PS3 via streaming. Presumably, we'll hear the official details about this next week dur...

 
 
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Rumor: Sony to announce cloud partnership at E3

There is quite a bit of buzz going around about how Sony could be announcing a cloud gaming deal with one of the bigger cloud services. VG247 expects that we'll hear full details on a partnership with either Gaikai or OnLive at E3...

 
 
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Gaikai to offer Hawken prior to its full launch

This probably goes without saying, but, December isn't exactly right around the corner. As such, the wait for Hawken has and continues to be a test of my patience. Cloud gaming service Gaikai has reached an agreement with Meteor Entertainme...

 
 
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LOTR Online and D&D Online going cloud streaming

First it was the move to free-to-play that brought throngs of new players to both The Lord of the Rings Online and Dungeons & Dragons Online in the past. What's there left to do? Well, cloud streaming, of course! Starting today with LOT...

 
 
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CES: LG televisions with streaming cloud gaming built in

At CES 2012 television maker LG showed a prototype set that is capable of playing games from the cloud, with no other hardware required. Simply plug in a controller to your TV and play games in HD. The future is now. Almost. We spoke with a...

 
 
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CES: Vita cloud saves and 3G functionality shown

At CES 2012 we got our first taste of some of the cloud and in-game 3G functionality for the PlayStation Vita, set to launch late next month in the US.  With Warrior's Lair, a third-person action RPG due out in late 2012, cross platfor...

 
 
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Razer peripherals to get cloud support with Synapse 2.0

With Synapse 2.0, Razer is shifting away from using on-board memory to store customized peripheral settings in favor of cloud support. The application will see a widespread release later this year, but for now, a closed beta is taking place...

 
 
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Perry: Next consoles 'insane' not to support cloud gaming

Speaking at a GDC Online panel, Gaikai CEO David Perry has been quoted as saying next-generation consoles would be "insane" not to include cloud gaming functionality. "You don't want to be a console that doesn't," he commented. "This future...

 
 
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Kojima: Cloud is the future, games need a 'head chef'

Metal Gear Solid director Hideo Kojima has embraced a future where Cloud delivery and augmented reality take hold, joining a growing cabal of developers who believe that consoles are on the way out and game streaming is on the way in. That ...

 
 
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Microsoft plans universal game portal for 2012

The age of connectivity is surely upon us, and Microsoft wants a slice of the action, The company is planning a "universal" gaming platform that could be a big OnLive rival. The Xbox Live-fueled service is scheduled for 2012. The plan is to...

 
 
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Carmack: Mobile and cloud technologies are the future

If there's one person who you can trust when it comes to gaming technology, it's John Carmack. In an interview with IndustryGamers, the id Software programming god shared his thoughts on the gaming landscape of the future. A future in which...

 
 




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