Amazon is going to bring its own game-service. The name is Amazon Luna Gaming Service. Amazon will compete with gaming services such as Microsoft’s Project X, Google’s Stadia and Nvidia’s Geforce. Although Amazon has not yet announced the global launch of Luna, interest in online gaming is growing among gamers.
Users will be able to play online games on mobile, computer and TV (Fire TV) through Amazon Luna. Games can be play through online accounts without downloading and installing. For now, only US residents can order Luna in advance. Amazon’s online gaming service Luna will soon be launch in other markets, including India.
Amazon Luna Gaming Service Price
Initially, Amazon Luna Gaming Service will be price at $ 5.99 or Rs. 441 in Indian currency. In addition, customers will have access to the Luna Plus Channel. The Luna channel can be accessed on two devices simultaneously. Even with 6K resolution and 60fps. For now, the service is limited to 1080p and 80fps.
Wireless gaming experience
Users will also be able to play games wirelessly for $ 49.99 or Rs. 3,600 in Indian currency. In that case they will get wireless luna controller. However, games with Luna online streaming service can be play with the help of keyboard and mouse or gaming stick / controller. Users can also play games in Luna through Bluetooth controller.
Which platforms will Luna support?
Amazon Luna Gaming Service will support multiple platforms including Windows 10 also support DirectX11. MacOS 10.13 or above models. Fire TV Stick, Chrome Web Browser, Safari (iOS 14 support). Need to remember, 1080p resolution streaming experience is available at a minimum speed of 10Mbps. And 4K resolution requires a minimum speed of 35Mbps.
What Types of games can be play
Many games can be play on Amazon Luna Gaming Service.
- Resident Evil 7
- The Surge 2
- Panzer Dragoon
- A Plague Tale: Innocence
- Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons
More than 100 games on the Amazon Luna Gaming Service channel at launch.
Online gaming market
Internet use has increase dramatically in the Corona-Lockdown climate. According to a Bloomberg report, there has been an 80% increase over the past year, with many people spending time playing online games at home. Not only Amazon but also Ubisoft is coming to the market of online gaming. The popular gaming manufacturer is about to launch its own gaming channel. Where popular games like Assassins Creed Valhalla, Far Cry 6 can be play. However, its launch date or price is not yet known.