The Netflix video game service has finally arrived in France. After a successful launch in Poland, Italy and Spain, subscribers on the platform quickly wondered if the offer was free.
From Tuesday, November 2, Netflix Has launched its new gaming offer in France with five games that can be accessed from the Android application. A great first for the stage! In July, several sources confirmed the opportunity to see the development of video games on Netflix. Information verified by the SVOD platform on their official Polish Twitter account. This statement was later taken over by the Netflix Gecked account. In August, the first two games were available on subscription to three European countries: Italy, Spain and Poland. France had to wait until November to get the service.
Is Netflix Games service free?
Some subscribers quickly wondered if this new concept would pay off. No, Netflix guarantees “Build a library of games that will satisfy the desires of each of you”. All at no extra cost. To enjoy games, the user must have an Android smartphone or tablet. However, iPad, iPhone, Mac and Windows PC users will still have to wait. Despite launching this offer, the platform does not intend to impose itself in the world of video games. For Netflix, it’s just “Start with a great gaming experience”. To access it, it is very easy. Go to the tab created by Netflix in the smartphone application. If the user is on a tablet, you need to go to a specific category in the drop-down menu. When a user clicks on a game, it is automatically sent to the Google Play Store. He has the option to download the game for free and start playing it after logging into the platform.
5 games are already available
The first test version of the offer offered only two games. Now, it offers five, available in France. In all these games, we found out Stranger Things: 1984 And Stranger Things 3: The Game. The first is the adventure and puzzle game, where players must solve them using the characters in the series. In the second game, the player must play one of the characters and face the enemies. In addition to these games inspired by the science fiction series, gamers can find out Shooting Hoops The goal is to score hops with basketball. In addition, they can be played Card Blast And Teater up. But, Netflix did not want to stop there. The platform plans to expand its offer in a few months.
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