Hatch Entertainment Partners with Samsung to bring 5G gaming services in South Korea

Hatch Entertainment Partners with Samsung to bring 5G gaming services in South Korea
The Siliconreview
05 April, 2019

Rovio Entertainment’s, Hatch Entertainment has unveiled 5G gaming platform for Samsung devices in South Korea, Reuters reported. The new gaming platform will allow users to stem games on their smartphones seamlessly.

The network provides across the world are converting 3G and 4G networks to the latest 5G and games are likely to be among the first ways for customers to enjoy 5G connectivity.

According to Rovio Entertainment, the new cloud gaming service will be chipped into Samsung’s new 5G smartphones like the capable Galaxy S10 devices. The users will be offered a three months subscription trial to use the new services at 5G speed.

People familiar to the matter stated that the new launch is extremely important to Hatch because Samsung is the world’s leading phone manufacturers and the 5G phones are its flagship product.

The cooperation will start in South Korea; the world’s fourth-largest games market where 5G development is also underway.

Both Samsung and Hatch would find new ways to work together in other territories, as worldwide 5G adoption advances overtime.

The financial terms of the deal were not revealed by the companies. This is the first time for Hatch where it is collaborating with a device maker. 

The company had earlier announced partnerships with NTT Docomo, Telecom Company and USA’s Sprint.

The Hatch platform which operates on Android devices, features games from game developers such as Sega, Taito, and Rovio itself.

Rovio Entertainment is looking for external investors for Hatch, hoping to cut down on its stake below 50 percent this year.