Blacknut and A1 Telekom have struck a partnership to bring over 500 games to its customers in Austria.
Cloud-gaming specialist Blacknut has partnered with Austria’s mobile and fixed-line network, A1 to facilitate cloud gaming access to its 5 million-plus subscribers. A1 will also enable all its subscribers to benefit from a special price.
The cloud gaming service will now integrate an option to subscribe directly in Blacknut’s Android mobile application with the carrier direct billing and facilitate the access to all A1’s consumers to +500 family-friendly premium games.
This new service is already available, and A1 customers can sign up via the A1 mobile app, with a special offer A1 Telekom Austria subscribers will benefit for a monthly fee of 9.99€/month, directly included to their monthly bill. With games across all genres including adventure, simulation, strategy, RPG and more, A1’s customers will access the whole experience.
A1 is the leading fixed and mobile network operator in Austria, with 5.4 million mobile and 2.3 million fixed-line customers. Launched in 2018, Blacknut’s cloud gaming service is available directly to gamers in 40 countries. Blacknut enables ISPs, device manufacturers, OTT services and media companies to quickly launch their own streaming games services. Blacknut is already powering cloud gaming services for telecom operators such as Telecom Italia (Italy), Swisscom (Switzerland), and POST (Luxembourg), amongst others.
Our new partnership with A1 in Austria shows again how cloud gaming is near the top of the agenda for mobile operators. Latest cloud technology finally gives us the speeds and low latency to fulfil the promise of cloud gaming, delivering a quality experience wherever you are. The team of A1 really grasped the potential for gaming as a new service opportunity, and we look forward to working together to make this launch a success.
Said Olivier Avaro, CEO of Blacknut
Blacknut’s cloud gaming service is available to A1 Telekom Austria subscribers for a monthly fee of 9.99€/month. More information is available at A1 Blacknut