Shadow releases new Launcher and Features

Shadow has been busy behind the scenes lately. Today they are releasing a new Launcher as well as a few new features. This update is so big that Shadow has nicknamed it Galahad. Continue reading to learn about everything that has changed.

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Blade Announces Hive Blade reveals their new social community focused around their cloud gaming service, Shadow!

Shadow’s Community is very important to them, and they are preparing to roll out some new Community-focused features. They’ll range from Party’s to capturing gameplay. Continue reading to learn what to expect in the near future.

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I’ve been testing cloud gaming since late 2016, when I first discovered LiquidSky. It had it’s issues but it was an experience that completely changed my outlook on the power of cloud computing. Sure I had certainly used cloud computing before to perform different heavy cpu workloads such as rendering, but experiencing real-time gameplay with virtually no lag was a completely different experience. The rest, as they say, is history.

Shadow unveils 4K “Ghost” Streaming Box

The original Shadow Streaming Box is a thing of the past. Today they announced a brand new Streaming Box that they are calling Shadow Ghost. It promises to improve on it’s predecessor while shedding some weight. It could be everything that you need to enjoy Cloud Gaming.

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Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Shadow is offering increased Storage

A standard Shadow Cloud Gaming machine comes with 256 GB of Storage. It’s included with their $34 unlimited Cloud Gaming subscription. For many Gamers, this amount of Storage isn’t enough. Starting today, Shadow subscribers will have the option of upgrading to 1 TB of additional Storage. Continue reading to find out how much it will cost and when it will be available.

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Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

A Weekend with Shadow

Shadow has officially launched their Cloud Gaming service on the US East Coast. They offer unlimited hours of Cloud Gaming for $34 per month. We spent the weekend testing Shadow, and it’s been an interesting experience. Do they live up to all of the hype? Continue reading to find out.

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Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Shadow is Expanding to the US East Coast on August 9th

We’ve heard rumors for a while, and it’s now official! Shadow is expanding their Cloud Gaming service to the United States East Coast. And it’s happening next week! Continue reading “Shadow is Expanding to the US East Coast on August 9th”

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Parsec and Shadow host AMA on Reddit

Parsec and Shadow recently opened their doors for an AMA (ask me anything) on Reddit. Gamers responded with many questions, and both companies revealed details about what comes next for their Game Streaming technologies..

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Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Shadow CPU and Storage Upgrades will Start Rolling out on June 1st! These highly anticipated upgrades will be available soon!

Shadow is on the verge of implementing some impressive upgrades to their Cloud Gaming servers. These upgrades will start rolling out on June 1st, but we expect this to be a gradual release. Find out more after the break!

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I’ve been testing cloud gaming since late 2016, when I first discovered LiquidSky. It had it’s issues but it was an experience that completely changed my outlook on the power of cloud computing. Sure I had certainly used cloud computing before to perform different heavy cpu workloads such as rendering, but experiencing real-time gameplay with virtually no lag was a completely different experience. The rest, as they say, is history.

Shadow Reduces Pricing for their Cloud Gaming Service! Shadow eliminates long-term commitment pricing

Shadow just announced that they’re reducing the pricing for their service. To put it more accurately, they’re eliminating price reductions for long-term commitments. In the U.S. that means that Shadow now costs $34.95 for everyone! Continue readingShadow Reduces Pricing for their Cloud Gaming Service! Shadow eliminates long-term commitment pricing

I’ve been testing cloud gaming since late 2016, when I first discovered LiquidSky. It had it’s issues but it was an experience that completely changed my outlook on the power of cloud computing. Sure I had certainly used cloud computing before to perform different heavy cpu workloads such as rendering, but experiencing real-time gameplay with virtually no lag was a completely different experience. The rest, as they say, is history.

What is Cloud Gaming? How does it work?

At Flickstiq, we talk a lot about Cloud Gaming. Heck, we are completely dedicated to Cloud Gaming. With that said, we get asked a lot about what Cloud Gaming actually is. Most Gamers are familiar with Traditional Gaming. How is Cloud Gaming different?

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Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.