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OnLive to launch in UK at Eurogamer Expo

Thursday, 11th August 2011 00:39 GMT By Brenna Hillier

OnLive UK will go live on September 22, celebrating the launch of its cloud-gaming service with give aways and promotions.

Eurogamer reports the service will have over 100 “top-tier” titles available in its launch catalogue.

70 of these games will be available as part of the buffet-style PlayPack subscription deal, which gives unlimited access to included titles for a flat rate.

US PlayPack subscribers also receive a 30 percent discount on stand alone releases.

BT is OnLive’s official broadband partner in the UK< and the service expects to expand throughout Europe shortly.

OnLive currently streams to PCs, Macs, iPads and Android as well as Smart and HD TVs through the microconsole. If you’re attending Eurogamer Expo, you have a chance to grab one of these little pieces of hardware for free.

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  1. xino

    a service that needs to be tried!

    even though you don’t get one of the devices, you can still download the software and try it on your pc/laptop.

    #1 3 years ago
  2. TVs Everywhere

    @1:

    Yup. I don’t use it for buying games, but it’s probably the only real way of renting games on the PC.

    #2 3 years ago
  3. ninjanutta

    ive already been using it in the uk from the US servers and it works suprisingly well,you can play a 30 min demo of all the games,i think it will do well.

    #3 3 years ago
  4. Hooded

    So… Do you have to be with BT to have this work?

    #4 3 years ago
  5. Fin

    @4

    Nah – I’m not, but the Mac client works fine.

    #5 3 years ago