Both Dungeons & Dragons Online and The Lord of the Rings Online made the successful transitions to going free-to-play, after originating as subscription-based MMOs. Now, both MMOs are going one step further, as cloud streaming MMOs which will obviate the need for taking up space on a hard drive or forcing players to download updates.
The tech being used is live-streaming service Gaikai, which originally Mass Effect 2 demo purely via streaming.when the company allowed gamers to smoothly play the
Gaikai later made more controversial waves by claiming either Microsoft or Sony wouldof the next console generation, and would announce it at E3 2012.
GDC 2012: Lord of the Rings Online and D&D Online to begin cloud streaming
08 March 2012 | By JonahFalcon
- Related Games:
- The Lord of the Rings Online, Dungeons & Dragons Online Unlimited