Microsoft is creating the ‘Netflix for games’: Here’s everything we know so far (MSFT)
- Microsoft is making a big push to develop a streaming service for gaming.
- The service, which is planned for a public trial this year, aims to deliver high-end, blockbuster gaming experiences on whatever device you’re using.
- Microsoft calls the service “Netflix for games” internally, as a shorthand for what the service intends to do.
Microsoft’s ambitious vision for the future of gaming doesn’t involve a high-powered, expensive box sitting underneath your TV.
Instead, it’s as simple as Netflix.
Just as Netflix allows you to watch movies and TV shows from any device, a streaming gaming service would let you play high-end, blockbuster video games