Microsoft, Nvidia sign 10-year deal to bring Xbox PC games to GeForce Now


Tech giant Microsoft has announced that it has agreed to a 10-year partnership with chip-maker Nvidia to bring Xbox PC games to Nvidia’s GeForce Now cloud gaming service, which has more than 25 million members in more than 100 countries. Are. The partnership will allow gamers to stream Xbox PC titles from GeForce Now to PC, macOS, Chromebooks, smartphones and other devices, the tech giant said in a blogpost on Tuesday.

“This partnership will help grow NVIDIA’s Catalog A titles to include games like Call of Duty, while providing more ways for developers to offer streaming games. “We’re excited to offer gamers more ways to play the games they love,” said Phil Spencer, CEO of Microsoft Gaming. The agreement will also enable Activision Blizzard PC titles, such as Call of Duty, to be streamed on GeForce Now after Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision closes.

Jeff Fischer, GeForce Senior Vice President, said, “The combination of the incredibly rich catalog of Xbox first party games with the high-performance streaming capabilities of GeForce Now will propel cloud gaming into a mainstream offering that appeals to gamers of all levels of interest and experience.” appeals to.” Nvidia.

The tech giant also noted that the two companies will immediately begin work on integrating Xbox PC games into GeForce Now, so that GeForce Now members can stream PC games they purchase in the Windows Store, including third-party consoles. -Includes third-party partner titles where the publisher has granted streaming rights. to nvidia.

“Xbox PC games currently available in third-party stores such as Steam or the Epic Games Store will be able to be streamed through GeForce Now,” it added.

Meanwhile, Microsoft also signed a binding, 10-year contract with Japanese gaming giant Nintendo to bring Xbox games, including Call of Duty (CoD), to Nintendo’s gamers.



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