Is XCOM 2 playable on any cloud gaming services?

xcom 2 on Cloud Gaming

Yes, XCOM 2 is playable on Cloud Gaming. You can currently play it on 4 different cloud gaming services: Boosteroid, Shadow, airgpu and Playstation Cloud.

XCOM 2 is available on:

BoosteroidAvailableGame available
ShadowAvailableGame available
airgpuAvailableGame available
CloudDeckAvailableGame available
Playstation NowAvailableGame available

XCOM 2 is not available on:

HighscoreComing soonComing Soon
GeForce Now Unavailable Unavailable
Amazon Luna Unavailable Unavailable
Xbox Cloud Unavailable Unavailable
Blacknut Unavailable Unavailable


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Description: XCOM 2 is the sequel to XCOM: Enemy Unknown, the 2012 award-winning strategy game of the year. Earth has changed and is now under alien rule. Facing impossible odds you must rebuild XCOM, and ignite a global resistance to reclaim our world and save humanity.

Publisher: 2K

Developer: Firaxis Games

Release Date: 04.02.2016

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Frequently Asked Questions

For an overview of devices that support playing XCOM 2 via cloud gaming, see the table below. It provides details about each device and the cloud gaming services they work with.

DeviceAvailableOn Services
BrowserYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
DesktopYesPlayStation Plus Premium, airgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
TabletYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
PhoneYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
TVYesairgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
ConsoleYesPlayStation Plus Premium, airgpu, Shadow PC, Boosteroid
Available devices for playing XCOM 2 on cloud gaming

For an optimal cloud gaming experience, the requirements aren’t typically determined by the individual games like XCOM 2 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, XCOM 2 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.

No, playing XCOM 2 on Cloud Gaming with a controller is not supported at this time. Should this change, we’ll keep you informed here.

Yes, you can play XCOM 2 multiplayer through cloud gaming.

Check out these cloud gaming services that support it:

  • Boosteroid
  • Shadow PC
  • airgpu
  • PlayStation Cloud Gaming

Yes, XCOM 2 is currently available on Boosteroid.

No, XCOM 2 is not currently available on GeForce Now.

Yes, XCOM 2 is currently available on Shadow.

Yes, XCOM 2 is currently available on airgpu.

No, XCOM 2 is not currently available on Amazon Luna.

No, XCOM 2 is not currently available on Blacknut.

No, XCOM 2 is not currently available on Xbox Cloud.

Yes, XCOM 2 is currently available on Playstation Now.