Summary Box: OnLive to begin streaming high-end video games to Macs, PCs in JuneBy AP
Wednesday, March 10, 2010
Summary Box: OnLive game streaming to come in June
THE SERVICE: OnLive will let you “stream” popular high-end games over the Internet, using a mechanism similar to watching TV shows or listening to music online.
THE NEED: Players don’t have to own consoles such as the Xbox 360 or the PlayStation 3 or the latest, most powerful personal computers. The game runs on a computer elsewhere.
AVAILABILITY: Launches June 17 for $14.95 a month. Buying or renting games will cost extra, but the company did not disclose pricing. Available only in continental U.S.