Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood Bonus & Sweepstakes – OnLive Blog Posting

OnLive has sent some news our way on a new contest that they’re holding for the PC version of Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. It’s going to be served up on OnLive’s service the same day that the PC version hits the shelves, either as a digital download or on retail shelves. If you’re not familiar with what OnLive is, it’s all about the “cloud” – cloud computing.

The way OnLive works is that instead of having to buy a PC built by the gods or a console like the Xbox 360 or the PS3, you can play the game through a browser using OnLive. OnLive does all of the heavy lifting – the graphics, sound, etc. – and beams the game to you, allowing you to play it without worrying about anything more than your skill. You can find out more at their official site here. For contest details, hit the jump below.

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Throw away your PCs and consoles…OnLive is coming


One of the more daring announcements to come out of this year’s GDC was the unveiling of OnLive, a game delivery system promising to replace the need for upgrades with a service that will do it all for you instead. All the player will need is a controller, or a set top box for their television, a PC, and the need to believe that they can accomplish the impossible.
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