Digital Arts launches shock cloud gaming check
Digital Arts is working a public two-week check of its streaming gaming service Challenge Atlas, starting tonight (Monday) at 10 p.m. PT / 1 a.m. ET. Gamers who join the check, and who’re signed as much as EA’s retail portal Origin, might be provided an opportunity to play 4 EA video games, by way of the cloud: FIFA 19, Want for Velocity Rivals, Titanfall 2 and Unravel.
In a put up on Medium at this time, EA’s chief expertise officer Ken Moss wrote: “We’ll be taking an vital step on this studying journey as we host an unique exterior trial for our gamers to expertise video games streamed via EA’s cloud expertise.” Final yr, Moss unveiled Challenge Atlas, a unified publishing platform that features cloud gaming. Moss acknowledged that greater than a thousand individuals are engaged on the brand new expertise at EA, which he described as an “engine plus providers platform.”
The brand new trial is on the market to customers of varied platforms together with Mac, sensible TVs, pill, PC, OTT and smartphones. “Our aim is to assemble extra inputs at scale to check efficiency and high quality of service in a wide range of community circumstances and on a number of server routing situations,” he wrote. “Whereas this specific trial might be centered on cloud gaming on PC, we’re additionally working to grasp efficiency throughout a number of different units. Most significantly, we’re right here to learn to enhance and improve the cloud gaming expertise for our gamers.”
Right here’s a hyperlink to the EA’s cloud gaming trial sign-up web page.