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GC 11: What is OnLive?

GRTV: Cloud gaming detailed.

Come September 22, the multi-platorm gaming system OnLive will be released in the UK, letting anyone with a broadband connection access, and play, 100+ titles that are on the service.

The system operates similarly to Steam, but with all the grunt work of running each game's requirements being handled by remote servers, and lets you access your account through TV, PC, Mac, or tablet.

It sounds impressive, but how does it work, and what features does the service include?

GRTV met up with OnLive's VP of Games & Media John Spinale at Gamescom to find out. Everything you need to know about gaming's latest competitor, and what you need to do to join, is outlined right here.

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