Is The Descendant playable on any cloud gaming services?

the descendant on Cloud Gaming

Yes, The Descendant is playable on Cloud Gaming. You can currently play it on 3 different cloud gaming services: Shadow, airgpu and Blacknut.

The Descendant is available on:

ShadowAvailableGame available
airgpuAvailableGame available
CloudDeckAvailableGame available
BlacknutAvailableGame available

The Descendant is not available on:

HighscoreComing soonComing Soon
Boosteroid Unavailable Unavailable
GeForce Now Unavailable Unavailable
Amazon Luna Unavailable Unavailable
Xbox Cloud Unavailable Unavailable
Playstation Now Unavailable Unavailable


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Description: In THE DESCENDANT, the end of the world is only the start. With what remains of humanity protected in underground Ark facilities, your mission is to keep survivors alive, while discovering a far greater conspiracy buried within Ark-01.

Publisher: Microids Indie

Developer: Gaming Corps AB

Release Date: 24.03.2016

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Frequently Asked Questions

For an overview of devices that support playing The Descendant via cloud gaming, see the table below. It provides details about each device and the cloud gaming services they work with.

DeviceAvailableOn Services
BrowserYesBlacknut, airgpu, Shadow PC
DesktopYesBlacknut, airgpu, Shadow PC
TabletYesBlacknut, airgpu, Shadow PC
PhoneYesBlacknut, airgpu, Shadow PC
TVYesBlacknut, airgpu, Shadow PC
ConsoleYesBlacknut, airgpu, Shadow PC
Available devices for playing The Descendant on cloud gaming

For an optimal cloud gaming experience, the requirements aren’t typically determined by the individual games like The Descendant but rather the cloud gaming service and desired streaming quality.

Here’s a general breakdown:

  • Basic Gameplay: A minimum internet speed of 5 to 15 Mbps is usually required.
  • 4K Cloud Gaming: For the best 4K streaming experience, a bandwidth of at least 40 Mbps is recommended.

For an in-depth look at various providers and their requirements, check the “Info” link in our availability boxes above. For broader insights and tips on optimization, explore our guide on cloud gaming internet speed requirements.

No, The Descendant is not offered for free on any cloud gaming service at this time.

To explore ways to play games for free on cloud platforms, do visit our free cloud gaming guide. And don’t forget to browse our free cloud games list for other free titles.

Yes, you can play The Descendant with a controller on cloud gaming.

The following cloud gaming services support this feature:

  • Shadow PC
  • airgpu
  • Blacknut

No, at the moment you can’t play The Descendant multiplayer on cloud gaming. Should this change, we’ll keep you informed here.

No, The Descendant is not currently available on Boosteroid.

No, The Descendant is not currently available on GeForce Now.

Yes, The Descendant is currently available on Shadow.

Yes, The Descendant is currently available on airgpu.

No, The Descendant is not currently available on Amazon Luna.

Yes, The Descendant is currently available on Blacknut.

No, The Descendant is not currently available on Xbox Cloud.

No, The Descendant is not currently available on Playstation Now.