Square Enix Teases New Experiences with Cloud Gaming
Square Enix Holdings Ltd. has announced that it will create new game experiences through “Project FLARE,” a technological breakthrough in cloud game architecture. Collaborating with such companies as Ubisoft, as well as seeking to team up with other cutting-edge developers and partners, Square Enix plans to further the advanced made possible by “Project FLARE.”
Square Enix believes that the Cloud will revolutionize the way users interact with content. Thus, demand for these new methods of interaction and distribution will increase. To meet these future demands, Square Enix is providing the technological basis by which developers and distribution partners can seize the opportunity to provide games at their full potential with the cloud.
Some new experience that will be offered with “Project FLARE” include Hollywood-quality animation running in real time to deepen the player’s immersions and uncapping AI and physics processing to realize the extremes of realism and fantasy.
Square Enix has already engaged Ubisoft as an early partner on “Project FLARE”; Ubisoft’s “Arcus” technology and team at its Quebec studio are developing new means of streaming “Project FLARE” games directly to players.
For more information on Project FLARE, go to its official site.
[Source: Square Enix]