Through these relationships, top-selling titles from both publishers will be available to consumers for direct rental and broadband streaming play. The service currently has 80 games available online, and consumers pay $4.95 to rent individual games in three-day increments. (Longer rental packages are also available, as are multi-game rental packages.)
Games from Ubi Soft that are available on Yahoo immediately include Splinter Cell
, Rainbow Six
, Rainbow Six: Rogue Spear Black Thorn
, and Ghost Recon
. Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc
will launch by the end of this month.
From VU Games, Yahoo will distibute Empire Earth
, and SWAT 3
Terms of the deal were not revealed.