Cloud Gaming- Gaming on demand/Future of gaming

4 years ago

With the increase in advanced technology and in this highly advanced world, Video games have become an anchored part of our culture. The crave for Video games is very high in today's generation, specially among the youths. This impacted on gaming companies to develop Cloud Gaming, which can be a future of advanced gaming in coming years.

Cloud Gaming is a type of online gaming that runs video games on remote servers and streams them directly to a user's device. Sometime it is called as gaming-as-a-service/ gaming on demand. Cloud gaming services are undoubtedly the biggest phenomena in the gaming industry. In India, cloud gaming is also taking its top position in the gaming industry. There are many Services, which is provided by different gaming industries for cloud gaming in India.


TOP CLOUD GAMING SERVICES

Here, we have tried to figure out some of the best Cloud Gaming Services and these are listed below.

  • GeForce Now
  • The Gaming Project
  • Playstation Now
  • Vortex
  • Doofy


1. GeForce Now

GeForce Now is a streaming service but it doesn't work like Netflix, or even google stadia. It is one of the most efficient cloud gaming services. It largely performs better, lets you play games you already own, and offers perks like RTX ray tracing. This services can be received through Windows, Mac, Shield TV, Android. This platform needs an internet connection of at least 15mbps for 720p.

Recently, GeForce Now has received new update in the games library for the user. source: https://rb.gy/ysnxxc

Visit GeForce Now website: https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/geforce-now/


2. The Gaming Project

The Gaming Project is an another cloud gaming service which started in India when two friends wanted to play games together but couldn't as they did not have a good PC. It is also a streaming service, where many games are available. It offers a gigantic gaming library, high-performance gaming, and a major accessibility period. It can be used by the people who are lucky enough to get an invitation as free cloud gaming services. On a low-speed internet connection like 10 Mbps, consumers can run games in HD in 30 fps.

Visit The Gaming Project website: https://thegamingproject.co/

The Gaming project is all now set to compete with other gaming services. source: https://rb.gy/95gepj


3. Playstation Now

Hundreds of incredible PS4, PS3 and PS2 games, ready to play on demand. Playstation Now was developed by Sony Interactive Entertainment. It is not a free service, you will need a subscription to play in this service. Free trial is available there. There is no need of high-end PC, customers can experience a good quality gaming here.

Visit Playstation Now website: https://www.playstation.com/en-us/ps-now/

There are some upcoming games on Playstation Now in this December. source: https://rb.gy/9he0lf


4. Vortex

Vortex is an another cloud gaming service in India where you can play any game that you own provided it is available in vortex cloud gaming library. Your Vortex cloud gaming account is for your personal use only. Each user should have their own account. Additionally, it is not possible for 2 people to play simultaneously using one account. It can also run through an app on Android or IOS. It is considered the best alternative before going for bigger cloud gaming services like Google Stadia gaming service.

Again, the advantage of using Vortex is that it offers browser support so high a high-end PC setup is not required to run vortex. You don’t have to download any game. Vortex works in ‘games as a service’ model.

Visit Vortex website: https://vortex.gg/


5. Doofy

Doofy primarily operates through the technology of video streaming. This cloud gaming platform is basically an application which uses pre-configured virtual machines. In the overall sense, Doofy is a game streaming service that has the same objective as the big guns – give you a cloud platform where you can login using a simple username and password, access a store of games, pick what you want to play, and start with it right away, no fancy hardware required. Doofy works on both Windows and Mac platforms.

Visit Doofy website: https://doofy.in/


Availability of Cloud Gaming

Game platform service held the largest share in cloud gaming market by offering owing to growing demand of both content and PC service. Cloud gaming allows playing PC games on nearly any device on the go, which earlier required expensive hardware. Sony’s PlayStation, Blade’s Shadow, GeForce NOW, Blacknut are some of the major companies providing gaming platform service.


Games being streamed from powerful servers without the need to download or update any game is a major factor driving the growth of the market. Moreover, video streaming service further allows playing games anywhere and, on any platform, as long as it is connected to internet. There has also been an increase of a wide selection of high-quality games.