Netflix Expands Gaming Library: Hades Set to Grace Mobile Devices

Netflix announced that Hades developed by Supergiant Games “breaks" new ground

by Sededin Dedovic
Netflix Expands Gaming Library: Hades Set to Grace Mobile Devices
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Over the course of the past year, Netflix has undertaken a noteworthy initiative by extending its gaming offerings through the Netflix Games service. This service has successfully brought several popular console games, such as TMNT: Shredder's Revenge and Oxenfree, to mobile devices exclusively for subscribers.

In a surprising and eagerly anticipated move, Netflix has recently revealed that the critically acclaimed rogue-lite, Hades, will join the roster of mobile games available via the platform in the coming year. The announcement was made during Netflix's 'Geeked Week,' where the streaming giant proudly declared, “Hades, developed by Supergiant Games, is breaking new ground!

The critically acclaimed rogue-like game is coming exclusively to iOS via Netflix next year”. This revelation has sparked enthusiasm among mobile gamers, as Hades has earned widespread acclaim for its engaging gameplay and captivating narrative.

In addition to Hades, Netflix is set to enrich its gaming library with the inclusion of the renowned indie puzzle-platformer 'Braid,' created by Jonathan Blow, the mastermind behind the critically acclaimed 'The Witness.'

Netflix shared the exciting news during the Geeked Week event, stating, “Relive the nostalgia with BRAID: ANNIVERSARY EDITION! If you loved it before, get ready to fall in love again. Coming exclusively to mobile devices on Netflix”.

Notably, it appears that Hades will be exclusive to iOS, while Braid is expected to make its debut on both iOS and Android platforms. The move to bring such high-profile games to mobile devices exclusively through a subscription service is a significant development in the gaming industry.

It demonstrates Netflix's commitment to expanding its gaming portfolio and providing unique content to its subscribers. Mobile gamers, in particular, can look forward to immersing themselves in the captivating worlds of Hades and Braid, reaffirming Netflix's position as a versatile entertainment platform catering to diverse interests.

The inclusion of Hades in the Netflix Games lineup is sure to delight fans, as this critically acclaimed title is widely popular and eagerly anticipated among the gaming community.