OnLive Archive

7 May 2014

10 April 2014

FeatureIn search of the perfect bug

"A metal clanking sound plays if the user's character stabs the curtains."

22 February 2014

FeatureLetter from America: Want an iPhone Game Boy?

Plus: Amazon's video game console.

21 December 2013

Letter from America: Saving the best 'til last

USgamer's favourite features of 2013.

11 April 2013

Digital FoundryOnLive boosts quality: is cloud gaming now viable?

Can faster broadband connections save gameplay over IP? A new OnLive update lets us put that to the test.

28 September 2012

"Technological challenges" holding up OnLive iPad app

OnLive still in talks with Apple nine months after announcement.

27 September 2012

FeatureBack from the dead: OnLive on what went wrong and what has to go right

"It doesn't make you particularly smart saying something's going to fail."

6 September 2012

Scott Pilgrim dev's Mercenary Kings coming to Ouya

Kickstarter funded, free Ouya codes for those who pledged over $15.

27 August 2012

Steve Perlman no longer at OnLive

Head of investor firm Gary Lauder takes over as chairman.

24 August 2012

Four free indie games this weekend on OnLive

Dear Esther! Lume! PoP! Defense Grid!

23 August 2012

Steve Perlman to remain CEO of newly minted OnLive

Cloud gaming company was estimated between $30 - $40 million in debt.

20 August 2012

Digital FoundryWhat Went Wrong with OnLive?

Digital Foundry once said it couldn't possibly work, then grew to admire how close it came. Rich looks back at its history.

As OnLive struggles, Sony reveals it's working with Gaikai to resolve issues around cloud gaming

"Games become something in the future, like when you watch YouTube."

17 August 2012

OnLive lays off most of its staff, files for alternative to bankruptcy

UPDATE: Buyout confirmed. S*** just got real!

26 July 2012

FeatureIs cloud gaming the future?

The death of the disc? We talk to Molyneux, Perry, Valve and more.

21 June 2012

When will OnLive have no latency?

"Fundamentally, at some point, you hit the speed of light."

20 June 2012

5 June 2012

Darksiders 2, Aliens and Hitman among games heading to OnLive this year

New MultiView feature unveiled, integration with LG and Google TVs at E3.

19 April 2012

Get OnLive PlayPack subscription for 2 trial

First month price for access to 200 games.

24 March 2012

22 March 2012

20 March 2012

LA Noire: Touch Edition announced for OnLive

Rockstar crime epic optimised for Android play.

28 February 2012

Play IGF-nominated indie games for free via OnLive

Dear Esther! Frozen Synapse! To the Moon! SpaceChem!

23 February 2012

EGXEurogamer Expo 2012 early bird tickets go on sale

Range of options available including new Super Passes, with special discounts for Virgin Media customers.

12 January 2012

9 January 2012

Eurogamer Reader Survey

Last push for the survey. Fill it out if you want us to consider your feedback!

22 December 2011 Podcast #94: That was the news 2011!

Wes, Bertie, Fred and Tom P battle it out quiz style.

20 December 2011

8 December 2011

OnLive "can't predict" when iPad app will launch

You can't buy games from within iOS app.

OnLive app rolling out for iPad, Android tablets

Free Lego Batman to all who download client.

3 November 2011

14 October 2011

Batman: Arkham City

Where does he get those wonderful toys?

Orcs Must Die!

And so will you!

11 October 2011

1 October 2011

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs. OnLive UK

So then: can it possibly work?

28 September 2011


Merrily down the stream?

Eurogamer Expo 2011 cosplay pics

Plus more from the show floor.

26 September 2011

More Eurogamer Expo 2011 photos

Snaps from Friend-of-EG Michael Bowles.

25 September 2011

Eurogamer Expo 2011 in pictures

Games! Tanks! Cosplay! You!

22 September 2011

OnLive UK launch details announced

Find out how much cloud gaming costs.

FeatureOnLive Launches in the UK

We talk to CEO Steve Perlman about the game streaming service.

21 September 2011

OnLive's launch games: the full list

Plus, what's coming soon.

OnLive: Getting Started

What it is and how it works.

Eurogamer Expo set up pics: Day 2

Latest shots from the cavernous show floor.

Eurogamer Expo set up pics: Day 1

EGXP 2011 takes shape.

8 September 2011

THQ: future consoles will dump discs

Saints Row to have over 40 weeks of DLC.

7 September 2011

6 September 2011

26 August 2011

Driver: San Francisco

Tanner the best.

Tropico 4

Totally tropical test.

25 August 2011

PC Deus Ex OnLive code US only

GameStop pulls PC version from shelves.

22 August 2011

Deus Ex: Human Revolution

Praxis makes perfect.

11 August 2011

OnLive UK release date announced

Launches next month at Eurogamer Expo.

23 June 2011


Ghost trick.

16 June 2011

OnLive boss counters lag criticism

"The algorithms are getting better."

14 June 2011

OnLive: CGI Arkham City visuals possible

"This will be the new standard for gaming."

13 June 2011

OnLive does "everything" Wii U does

Steve Perlman casts doubt on consoles.

12 June 2011

Duke Nukem Forever

The king is dead.

8 June 2011

OnLive heads to iPad, Android tablets

Dedicated app coming this autumn.

6 June 2011

Red Faction: Armageddon

Going underground.

2 June 2011

OnLive to launch in UK this Autumn

New universal controller to widen reach.

FeatureSaints Row: The Third

Never Mind The Bollocks.

20 May 2011

DiRT 3

Good clean fun.

16 May 2011

L.A. Noire

Face value.

10 May 2011

Lego Pirates of the Caribbean

A Jerry Brickheimer production.

15 March 2011


Seoul mates?

11 January 2011

EA rejects cloud-only future for gaming

Discs not obsolete "any time soon".

4 January 2011

OnLive convinces TV giant VIZIO

Game-streaming out of the box.

16 December 2010

Gaikai not worried by OnLive patent

Insists remote gaming is not patentable.

14 December 2010

7 December 2010

EA sceptical about OnLive

Publisher concerned about lag, price.

6 December 2010

Movie streaming heading to OnLive?

Service due to start next year.

2 December 2010

OnLive to launch $9.99 monthly subs plan

Get unlimited access to 40 titles.

18 November 2010

OnLive MicroConsole dated, priced

Hardware receives warm reviews in US.

16 November 2010

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

Top of the Popes.

5 October 2010

OnLive monthly fee waived forever

"Which deserves a double woot woot."

6 September 2010

Amnesia: The Dark Descent

Thanks for the memories.

2 September 2010

Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2

A wing and a prayer.

24 August 2010

Mafia II

Crime doesn't play.

17 August 2010

Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days

Muzzled toughs.

16 August 2010

17 July 2010

FeatureHead in the Cloud

Questions about how to entice gamers to use cloud gaming remain unanswered.

9 July 2010

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs. OnLive

At stake: the fundamentals of gaming as we know it.

8 July 2010

Disciples III: Renaissance

Matthew, Orc, Luke and John.

7 July 2010

Digital FoundryOnLive Latency Analysis

Counting the frames between button and motion.

Digital FoundryOnLive Latency: The Reckoning

Can Cloud gaming really compete with PC and console response?

25 June 2010

LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4

A kind of magic.

21 June 2010

Full list of OnLive pricing options

Rentals and licensing explained.

7 June 2010

BT hopes to launch OnLive in late 2011

More launch details later this year.

1 June 2010

OnLive early adopters get first year free

First 25,000 sign-ups also get free game.

28 May 2010

25 May 2010

Aliens vs Predator heading to OnLive

Rebellion deal a precursor of SEGA support?

18 May 2010

Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands

Do you remember the time?

13 May 2010

BT signs exclusive rights to OnLive

Cloud gaming bundled with broadband.

23 March 2010

Just Cause 2

Jump for joy.

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