The history of cloud gaming

Cloud gaming is quickly rising in popularity as companies such as Onlive change the way we game. With Onlive, they take care of the hardware requirements, making games playable to someone with even the most basic computer. All they need is an Internet connection and the ability to install the application.

So where did the concept of cloud gaming come from? And how did it become such a big thing? Well the folks at Big Fish Unlimited have created a fun infographic to answer just that!

Big Fish Unlimited is one of the latest companies to take gaming to the cloud. They provide streaming games not only to computers, but mobile devices as well. Check out the infographic below for a bit of history on cloud gaming. If you click on the image, it will take you to an “interactive” version of the infographic.

Infographic: The Rise of Cloud Gaming