Square Enix intros ad-supported cloud gaming service Core Online


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Despite the recent shakeup at OnLive, it seems the industry at large hasn't given up on the idea of cloud-based gaming. Gaikai, an OnLive competitor that focused on demos, was purchased by Sony last month for $380 and is expected...

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Spent the last hour or so messing around with the service. Can't speak much for the performance as I'm running it through Parallels (no OSX support for Hitman) but you can stack play time by viewing consecutive ads, which is nice. 10-second ads get you 5 minutes worth of play, and 1-2 minute ads net 20+ minutes of play each.


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Advertisements in gaming, it has begun. I just hope they show relevant ads of stuff people actually would be interested in.
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