Cloud-based gaming service OnLive has , and has more pre-release users than anticipated. The company reports that hundreds of thousands have signed up for the service's test phase, which is more activity than it expected to see in the first year. OnLive is slated to officially launch this winter, and it has signed up various top-end publishers like EA, Ubisoft, and Take-Two Interactive to provide games. There is still no word on pricing -- just that it will be a cheaper route than current mainstream consoles.