December 1, 2023

Amazon’s Luna cloud gaming service is on the market in three new European nations, France, Italy, and Spain. The service first launched within the US final yr earlier than increasing to the UK, Germany, and Canada in March.

Amazon’s cloud gaming service is sort of much like Google’s late Stadia platform, and Amazon went so far as constructing its personal Luna controller that connects on to the cloud gaming service to cut back latency. You can even simply broadcast your Luna gameplay on Twitch.

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Amazon Luna is on the market on any gadget by way of the net, however there are additionally apps for Hearth TV and choose LG and Samsung Sensible TVs. In the event you don’t have Amazon’s Luna controller, you should use an Xbox or PlayStation controller by way of Bluetooth or USB, and it’s even doable to make use of your smartphone or pill as a controller. On a PC or Mac, you possibly can play Luna video games with a mouse and keyboard.

In the event you’re an Amazon Prime subscriber, you possibly can entry a rotating number of video games on Luna free of charge. You can even hyperlink your Ubisoft account to play supported video games out of your Ubisoft Join library on Luna, free of charge.

Amazon additionally presents completely different channels on Luna offering entry to dozens of video games. At €9.99/month, the Luna+ channel contains a few blockbuster video games reminiscent of Resident Evil 2 Remake, Management Final Version, or Satan Might Cry 5, and there’s additionally the €4.99/month Jackbox video games channels with extra family-friendly titles. In the event you subscribe to Ubisoft+ Multi Entry (€17.99/month), you can even entry all supported video games and their DLCs on Amazon Luna.

In France, Italy, and Spain, Amazon can be launching a brand new Video games portal on Hearth TV units. “Video games on Hearth TV brings collectively the perfect video games and sport content material for Hearth TV, multi function place,” the corporate mentioned yesterday.