August 11, 2022

Final yr Netflix introduced that it’s going to develop into gaming, with a goal of getting 50 video games accessible by the top of 2022.

As a part of this plan, Netflix on Friday launched the information that will probably be launching a chess sport based mostly on The Queen’s Gambit. You’ll even have the ability to play chess on the ceiling like Beth Harmon!

Ripstone and Netflix are collaborating to develop the sport. From what has been revealed within the trailer, we will look ahead to enjoying within the unique Sixties areas from the collection, together with Beth’s orphanage and the Las Vegas lodge. Plus should you’re like me and have completely no thought the way to play chess – don’t fear! The sport could have various modes of problem to accommodate all varieties of gamers.

This launch comes alongside bulletins to launch different Netflix video games based mostly on numerous our favorite collection – together with Shadow & Bone, Too Sizzling To Deal with and La Casa de Papel (Cash Heist).

Photograph credit: Phil Bray / Netflix

It’s anticipated that The Queen’s Gambit chess sport can be launched by the top of 2022. The choice to start out bringing video games to Netflix is a part of their technique to make their subscription extra engaging than ever earlier than, as subscribers will have the ability to obtain these video games at no further value. Notably, Netflix’s plans to develop into the realm of gaming additionally comes after reporting its first-ever important decline in subscribers in early 2022.

Despite the fact that the video games can be bundled in with the Netflix subscription, you’ll need to obtain them individually out of your system’s app retailer.

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