Quantcast

KDDI to Launch Ubitus GameNow(TM) Cloud Gaming Service on "Smart TV Box" in Japan with Blockbuster Titles - KOAM TV 7

KDDI to Launch Ubitus GameNow(TM) Cloud Gaming Service on "Smart TV Box" in Japan with Blockbuster Titles

Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you have any questions or comments about this page please contact pressreleases@worldnow.com.

SOURCE Ubitus Inc.

TOKYO, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KDDI Corporation today announced it will launch the Japan first cloud gaming service on its Cable TV networks powered by Ubitus on the "Smart TV Box" starting from March 1st.

(Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2013/05/14/20130514115411922696-l.jpg )

GameNow™ turns "Smart TV Box" into a powerful game console, bringing consumers instant video gaming experience unavailable before right from the box. Without the hassle of loading discs, time-consuming downloads and long installation times, consumers can now play console-quality video games on demand, including blockbuster titles like Konami PES, SEGA Sonic that usually require high-end hardware to play.

KDDI has launched its first "Smart TV Box" back in Dec 2012, and is going to provide Ubitus' GameNow™ cloud gaming service from March 1st 2014 initially with J:COM and JCN, the top-two nationwide cable TV providers owned by KDDI. As an initial promotion, KDDI is offering all users two months free trial and the first 5,000 subscribers a gamepad for free.

KDDI is committed to the cable television industry and will continue to enhance customers' satisfaction by bringing more attractive services and contents to the "Smart TV Box" users.

About Ubitus Inc.

Ubitus Inc., the technology leader in deploying cloud-enabled rich media services, offers innovative cloud computing solutions, including patented GameCloud®, for device manufacturers, wired/wireless communication service providers, telecommunication operators and digital content developers. Founded in 2007 and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, the company now has about 200 employees and offices in United States, Japan, Korea and China.

Media Contact
Ubitus Inc.
TEL: +886-2-2717-6123
contact@ubitus.net

©2012 PR Newswire. All Rights Reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.