We have been keeping you posted on any announcements surrounding OnLive, the gaming console and cloud service that allows high quality streaming of many popular games. Today it seems that many started receiving invitations to the subscription based service that is set to launch in the US during E3 2010 on June 17th for $15/month.
While we haven’t confirmed the details of the invitation, it appears that many are reporting it includes an offer for a free one-year subscription as well as a code for a free game download. That’s a $200+ value.
There doesn’t seem to be much support from gamers for this new, possibly revolutionary technology. I guess the idea of paying $15 a month on top of the cost of games has scared off many used to the value they get from Xbox Live, or completely free PSN. The success experienced at the launch of the service in the US will undoubtedly affect the planned UK launch. Let us know if you receive an invitation…