Netflix wants access to video games, according to a new report.
A report from The Information states that Netflix is in contact with various "veteran game industry executives."
It continues the state streaming company is interested in releasing games via a subscription in "bundle" form, similar to Apple Arcade.
When contacted via Polygon, a Netflix spokesperson told the outlet that it was "excited" to do more than just interactive entertainment. "
" Our members value diversity and quality of our content, "the spokesperson told Polygon." This is why we continue to expand our offer – from series to documentaries, films, local language originals, and reality TV.
“Members can also enjoy engaging directly with the stories they love – through interactive shows like Bandersnatch and You v. Wild, or games based on Stranger Things, La Casa de Papel, and To All the Boys.
"So we're excited to do more than just interactive entertainment."
Whether the company will actually dip its toes into the video games has not been confirmed, which will be noted you, but the company seems really interested.It did, as you know, release games based on Stranger Things IP.It also released Netflix Infinite Runner, which features characters from Marco Polo, Narcos, Orange is the New Black, and Stranger Things.
So you see, Netflix is no stranger to the video game field, as it has also aired shows based on video game properties like Castlevania, and Dragon ' s Dogma.
There is no n it’s upcoming Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness, and then there’s the animated League of Legends series coming into service this fall, and there’s also the 3D animated Sonic the Hedgehog Shows Sonic Prime coming in 2022 – and don’t forget Assassin ' s Creed live-action series in the works with Ubisoft.
Then there's Beyond Good & Evil, a Splinter Cell anime series from writer John Wick coming to Netflix, and the Resident Evil series starring young Wesker.
Needless to say, Netflix wants to support media based on video games.
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