Ouya project initially hoped to raise $950 thousand, but ultimately received a $8 million 600 thousand funding
technology – Beijing morning news on August 10th, a company called Ouya’s upcoming Android game of the same name based on the host system. The company completed its launch on Wednesday, 63 thousand followers on the platform to raise the platform to get nearly $8 million 600 thousand KickStarter funding.
KickStarter is a small entrepreneurial projects to obtain financial support for public financing platform. If a team wants to get the investment, but do not want to deal with VCs, you can put your project on the KickStarter. If you are interested in it, you can donate some money, ranging from a few dollars to tens of thousands of dollars. This means that a small company’s "investors" often up to tens of thousands of people. This model is known as the congregation raised platform".
Most supporters of
Ouya will get a first generation Ouya host. If the company can achieve promotional commitments, then the product is expected to be shipped by the end of 2012 to early 2013. Ouya also through the site to the general consumer pre-sale of the game console, entry price of $99, plus $10 delivery fee. Pre-sale of goods is expected to be shipped in April 2013.
in terms of hardware, Ouya uses Nvidia Tegra 3 quad core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB flash, support 1080p HDMI output, as well as 802.11 b/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth LE 4, USB and Ethernet interface. The software uses Android 4 "ice cream sandwich" system.
outside of the Ouya are mixed. "German command 3D" and "Doom" and other well-known game producer John · (John Romero) is expected, Ouya will fail. However, before the Infinity Ward executive director Robert · (Robert Bowling) is optimistic about the prospects of this game console.
is related to the Ouya host other news:
supports up to 4 handles
Ouya team confirms that Ouya will support up to 4 handles to support multiplayer games.
on demand game service OnLive said in July this year, will be available on the Ouya service in 2013. OnLive said it would provide "full host level experience on Ouya". There are hundreds of more than 80 publishers in the service