It wasn’t until March that Netflix followed suit, announcing the acquisition of developer studio Boss Fight Entertainment. The studio will now focus on Netflix’s ongoing efforts to gain a foothold in the gaming market. Everything is of course part of the subscription service.
In Geeked Week, Netflix has now expanded its available game lineup and announced more games for the future. And this time, after Stranger Things games and Shooting Hoops (since November), it will be more prominent and of higher quality.
Devolver Digital will contribute three games at once. pointpy is available now as a subscription and will be available in the near future Reigns: Three Kingdoms and Terra Nile follow. In addition, the publication of: spirit sailor and Raji: an ancient epic announced for Netflix.
happy luna is a Netflix Original. The vertical platformer is inspired by Japanese folklore. Also Desta: the memories between is a Netflix exclusive and comes from the creators of Monument Valley. Last but not least follows Wild Things: Animal Adventures, a match 3 game. All games are initially only playable on mobile devices via the Netflix app or will be playable there.
Netflix will probably continue with mobile games for the time being. After international test runs, the first video games have been available on Netflix since November. Developing original games based on popular shows and series is part of Netflix’s long-term plan. Everything included in the subscription.
“We see gaming as a new content category, similar to the expansion into original movies, animated films and unscripted TV,” the long-term plans said in November.
The developer Night School Studio was bought back in September 2021. The studio is best known for Oxenfree and is currently working on a sequel, but that of the buyout should not be influenced† In March, the acquisition of Next Games was also announced.
Trailer for the exclusive Netflix games
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