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The Parsec SDK — Powering A Cloud Streaming Product For Designers

Fumarii Technologies is building a business that increases access to the tools that designers, video editors, and engineers need to get their job done faster and from any hardware. To deliver on this vision, the Fumarii team licensed the Parsec SDK to make the cloud editing experience for 3D applications fluid, at the lowest latency […]

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A JavaScript Developer’s Guide to C (Part I)

Photo by Zach Lucero on Unsplash The author of this story is Josiah Savary, and it was originally published on his blog. Josiah is an engineer at Parsec primarily focusing on the JavaScript front-end application, but most of the core application at Parsec is written in C, so he spent some time exploring the language recently […]

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Publishers: Calculate Your All-in Costs To Run Cloud Gaming Infrastructure

Do you want to know how much it would cost to deliver games you’ve developed via the cloud? Access the cloud gaming calculator after filling in this form to analyze the overall costs on AWS. From there, you can change the assumptions, add your games, and see how much it would cost your studio to […]

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RTX Cloud Gaming With the New AWS G4 Instances

Looking to roll your own RTX Enabled 4K 60FPS cloud gaming instance using the new AWS G4 instance, based on the NVIDIA Tesla T4 GPU? We have built a customized Powershell script, called the Parsec Cloud Preparation Tool. The Parsec Cloud Preparation tool will take your unconfigured Windows Server 2016 G4 instance and configure the […]

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Play FIFA 20 Career Mode Online With Friends

We know the Career Mode glitches are making big news at launch. But one thing that FIFA players have always wanted is an online mode for Career Mode, so they can manage their club with a friend. With Parsec, you can play any local mode of the game online with your friends. Just the host […]

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How To Play Cat Quest II Online Multiplayer Using Parsec

Cat Quest II has officially released, and now with Parsec you can play Cat Quest II Online Multiplayer. Unlike the first game, this sequel from Gentlebros offers local co-op already right out of the box. And with Parsec, it’s a cinch to start playing with your friends online. Here’s how: Download Cat Quest II onto […]

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Play LEGO Games Online With Your Friends On Parsec

Epic Games released three LEGO Batman Games at the end of September for FREE to go along with three great Arkham games. The LEGO series doesn’t support online multiplayer, but with Parsec, every game can be played online with your friends — all you have to do is send them a link, and they can join your […]

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How To Play Heave Ho Co-op Mode Online

Tldr — Parsec lets you play any offline multiplayer game online, so check it out to play Heave Ho online. There might even be some public Parties that you can join right now to play the game with people near you. Marco and I decided to try out the Heave Ho demo and our short impression is — wow […]

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Queue Up And Play WoW Classic From Work On Your Phone Or Laptop

Okay, we know the queues are a bit ridiculous in WoW Classic, but if you want to get set up before you head home from work, Parsec is a great tool to fire up WoW from the office on your gaming PC at home, queue up, and if you’re lucky enough to get to the […]

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Comparing Consumption Patterns In Gaming, Movies/TV, And Music

Understanding the consumption behavior of gamers versus other media consumers reveals why some of the new subscription services, like Google Stadia, are releasing with just a few games while other games have to be purchased. With a very skewed distribution of media consumption in gaming where most of a gamer’s time is dedicated to 5–10 […]

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Using Parsec For Coaching And Playing Fighting Games In Offline Modes

Parsec is a great tool for the Fighting Game Community (FGC) and for online coaching. To demonstrate some of the power of the software, we interviewed Al “SX EMP | rogueyoshi” Murray (rogueyoshi) about his experiences using Parsec for fighting games and coaching. You can catch his coaching sessions live on Twitch and view the […]

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Based On Our Data, Epic Giveaways Are Pretty Popular

In a bid to get more attention and eventually dollars for gamers on their new store, Epic has recently re-launched a few games for free on the Epic Store. These launches help Epic acquire new store users and increase the competition with Steam for the attention of gamers. Although we have no information about the […]

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The Profit Motive — Why Publishers Want Your Subscriptions

EA, Ubisoft, and others are beginning to offer online subscriptions to their current releases and back-catalog of games. EA Origin Access and Ubisoft UPlay+ are both $15 per month. At first glance, that seems like a decent deal, especially if it includes the newest releases. New premium games typically cost $50+, so as long as […]

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How To Play Mario Maker 2 Online With Friends

Warning: Although this allows you to play Mario Maker 2 online with your friends, it requires several pieces of hardware, Windows 10, and Parsec. Once you’re all set up, you will be able to play Mario Maker 2 (and any game) online with friends who aren’t able to come over to your house. Parsec allows […]

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Game Developers — Do Not Cede Control To The Cloud Gaming Platforms

A choice is coming. One that will define the next era of gaming and who controls the future of the industry. Publishers and developers have an opportunity to take more power in how they reach gamers, or they can fall into the platform trap that has doomed content creators in video, news, and music. The […]