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Xbox Cloud Gaming to launch in Australia by end of 2021

Microsoft's cloud gaming service, Xbox Cloud Gaming, part of the Xbox Game Pass, has been in beta in multiple countries for quite some time. According to an email sent out to Xbox Cloud Gaming Preview participants and applicants, the cloud gaming platform will officially launch in Australia later this year.

15 Sep 21 1 min read
Hades

Hades is now available on Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Cloud Gaming

The award-winning isometric rogue-like dungeon crawler Hades is now available to play on the Xbox Game Pass. This includes being able to play the game through Xbox Cloud Gaming with touch controls! Interested in playing the game? Head over to Xbox.com/Play or open the Xbox app if you

13 Aug 21 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Xbox lays out future plans, goes all-in on cloud gaming

In a recent article over on Xbox Wire, Microsoft lays out their future plans for Xbox and the game pass subscription services. In the article, Microsoft talks about how they are all-in on gaming and that the Xbox Game Pass subscription has changed the way players "discover, connect, and play"

12 Jun 21 3 min read
Opinion

Ten reasons why Cloud Gaming might not be for you

We love cloud gaming here at Luro.io. But, it is not for everyone, and we want to be realistic about that. In this article, we will be covering ten reasons why cloud gaming may not be for you! 1. LatencyThe first reason, and honestly, the most important reason, is

09 May 21 5 min read
Opinion

Which Cloud Gaming platform is for you?

Ah... so you finally decided to make the leap into Cloud Gaming, or you are taking another look at what platforms you have available to you? But, there are so many to choose from! Which should you choose? Hopefully, I can help you decide. But, before I begin, I want

02 May 21 8 min read
Xbox Game Pass

Outriders will hit Xbox Game Pass the day it comes out

On April 1st, Outriders will be launching. The co-op third-person shooter will be available through the Xbox Game Pass on day one. However, you may want to take note that it will not be available for Xbox Game Pass on PC. Outriders will be available to all console players and

15 Mar 21 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Xbox Cloud Gaming now supports touch controls on 22 games

Xbox Cloud Gaming, formally known as Project xCloud, is the Cloud Gaming service offered by Microsoft for their Xbox ecosystem. The service is only available to those who are Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers. When the service launched, few games supported touch controls; thus, the service required an external controller

06 Jan 21 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Microsoft xCloud adds touch controls to ten more games

When Microsoft's xCloud launched as part of the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription back in September, the platform promoted that you would be able to play games with an Xbox controller or touch controls on your mobile device. However, xCloud launched with only one game supporting touch controls, Minecraft Dungeons.

25 Oct 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Microsoft is reportedly bringing xCloud to iOS next year

With the recent announcement of Amazon Luna, many were shocked to see that Luna would be available on iOS devices. They can do this through the use of browser-based streaming technology, much like how Google Stadia and NVIDIA GeForce Now can offer their streaming services through the Chrome web browser.

09 Oct 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Microsoft's xCloud service is coming to Japan in 2021

Cloud Gaming is slowly gaining popularity. Initially launching in mainly American and European markets, cloud gaming is gradually making its way throughout the world. During the Xbox Showcase at on the Tokyo Game Show 2020 Stream, Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, stated that Microsoft's cloud gaming service, xCloud, will be

26 Sep 20 1 min read
Microsoft

Microsoft's xCloud service will launch in Australia in 2021

Microsoft's Cloud Gaming service, xCloud, will be available in Australia in "early 2021." This news comes in a confirmation to YouTuber Skill Up on Twitter. In the exchange, Skill Up asks if Microsoft has any plans to release the xCloud service in Australia, to which Phil Spencer, the

23 Sep 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Microsoft xCloud will launch tomorrow with 150+ games

Microsoft has revealed that there will be more than 150 games available to play through their xCloud services when it launches tomorrow for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers. Microsoft's xCloud, which appears to now be called Xbox Cloud Gaming or Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Cloud Gaming, was announced to be

14 Sep 20 3 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate xCloud beta starts tomorrow

Microsoft has announced that those with the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription will be able to start playing a limited number of games tomorrow through the xCloud beta that will be starting tomorrow, August 11th. It has already been announced that xCloud will release on September 15th for the Xbox

10 Aug 20 1 min read
Apple

Apple is denying Cloud Gaming for its users

If you have been a part of the Cloud Gaming scene for some time now, you may know that many of the big platforms do not offer an iOS application. If they do, it is most likely a limited version of the app. As Microsoft's testing period for the xCloud

07 Aug 20 2 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Project xCloud will officially launch on September 15th

Microsoft has officially announced that its Cloud Gaming service, Projct xCloud, will officially release on September 15th. Those who are Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will be able to access "more than 100 high-quality games playable from the cloud." This launch will be specific to 22 markets and

04 Aug 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Developers use Project xCloud to access Xbox Development Kits

As daily life continues to change because of the COVID-19 pandemic, companies are finding ways to utilize changes that would allow them to continue to work without needing to risk their employees' health. Today, Microsoft announced ways that it is helping developers out with allowing them to access Xbox Development

08 Jul 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

xCloud to get a decent server upgrade next year

Microsoft's xCloud cloud gaming platform has been in preview for quite some time. Allowing many to play a select amount of games available on the Xbox directly on their mobile device, Microsoft plans on launching the product sometime later this year. According to The Verge, a source familiar with Microsoft's

18 Jun 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Xbox Project xCloud gains five more games

It has been some time since I posted news about Xbox Project xCloud. Well, I am back to say that it appears that Project xCloud will be adding some new games to its preview. Five to be exact. These games are... Ori & the Will of the Wisps Batman: Arkham

28 May 20 3 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Microsoft pushes xCloud out to 11 new countries

Even with COVID-19 causing a lot of delays and setbacks, some companies are still able to go ahead with their projects. Microsoft's xCloud is one of them! Today, Microsoft announced that they are now going to expand the preview of Project xCloud into 11 new countries. These 11 countries are.

07 Apr 20 1 min read