Amazon Luna is a cloud based gaming service by Amazon, and formally revealed and announced in the company’s landing page — aims to work with instant play and has launched an invite-only early access initiative in North America.
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According to some of the Frequently asked Questions sheet provided by Amazon, here are some things you need to know about Luna:
Luna is a cloud gaming service that lets you play games on compatible Fire TV, PC, and Mac devices as well as through web apps on iPhones and iPads.You need a high-speed internet connection, compatible game controller or mouse and keyboard, and supported PC, Mac, Fire TV, iPhone, and iPad.How long will early access pricing for Luna+ last?
$5.99/month introductory pricing is only available during Luna early access. Your Luna+ subscription will renew at the applicable monthly subscription price after the Luna early access period is over. We will notify you at least 30 days in advance of the end of early access to ensure you are informed of the new monthly subscription price, along with information on how to manage your subscription. You may cancel your subscription at any time.
You can play with the Luna Controller, Xbox One controller, DualShock 4 controller, or use a mouse and keyboard.
The minimum recommended internet connection speed for streaming games is 10 Mbps (35 Mbps required to play in 4K). Better internet connections will result in improved streaming quality and resolution.
Luna is now available by invitation only early access by Amazon.