Overview of Playkey
Playkey.io announced – it has opened its public sale of tokens for the Playkey decentralized cloud-based gaming platform, which token sale will last until the end of November.Playkey’s technology lets a player run state-of-the-art games from any device connected to the Internet, including old and low-powered PCs.
Playkey’s games library contains a few of the best and most popular games which include the latest edition of DOOM, the popular Blizzard FPS Overwatch, PUBG (which rose to fame this year), as well as AAA-rated games like Hitman and GTA V.
PlayKey has a unique approach to virtualization/cloud gaming with payment tiers that determine stream quality, the ability to play games by either purchasing them from PlayKey, or making use of your own Steam game library.
PlayKey supports 150 games, including a ton of AAA titles like, Grand Theft Auto: V, The Witcher 3, Mafia III, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Bioshock: Infinite, and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, with more added every month.
Playkey is a break through technology that enables high-quality gaming experience for users, regardless of the type of device they have (smatphones, tablets, smart TVs, and even outdated, low-performance equipment).
Playkey is a cloud gaming solution, invented to make all hardcore games available on any device (Smart TV, PC, Mac, IPTV set-top-box, gaming console, tablet) without requirements to high productivity CPU and GPU.
Playkey is one of the best cloud gaming services that allows gamers all over the world to play top-rated AAA video games on low-spec PCs and laptops as well as MacOS-based machines.
Playkey has more than 45 R&D professionals on its staff, and partnership agreements have already been signed with gaming companies which include Ubisoft, Bethesda, and Wargaming.
Playkey has a network of 120 Nvidia Grid powered servers based in London, Frankfurt, Amsterdam and Moscow, and is backed by a large European VC fund.
Playkey is a Russian games streaming platform and recently held an Initial Coin Offering, in which it sold its own proprietary cryptocurrency PKT.
He added:The proceeds will be put “toward developing Playkey’s decentralized blockchain based P2P model as well as expanding into the American and Asian markets,” CEO Egor Gurjev said in a press release.
People and companies that own gaming-ready processing systems will be able to put them on the Playkey network and earn tokens for running the processing for gamers’ play, allowing gamers to keep their existing devices while playing games with much higher recommended minimum processing power.
Maksim Kulikov, lead customer support at Playkey shares some of his observations regarding the impact of the pandemic on users’ behaviour.
What is Playkey?
Hailing from Russia, PlayKey specialises in delivering a cloud-based game streaming service through its platform.
History of Playkey
In 2014, gaming giant Square Enix launched Shinra, which also off-loaded processing to the cloud, but the project was discontinued in 2016.
In 2018, Gurjev stated that Playkey wanted to introduce miners to the platform, allowing for them to earn PKT in exchange for loaning out the processing power of their computer hardware.