In line with Moser, the iOS app apparently incorporates code that claims: “A recreation in your TV wants a controller to play. Do you need to use this telephone as a recreation controller?”
Netflix first launched its cell video games service in late 2021, and stated earlier this month that it has launched 55 video games thus far with 40 extra set to return out this yr. However these video games are solely playable on iOS and Android gadgets — they’re not obtainable on screens like TVs or laptops. Utilizing your telephone as a controller can be a means Netflix will get round having to launch a devoted recreation controller of its personal, like Google did for its now-defunct Stadia service. Netflix additionally stated this month that work on a cloud gaming service is “underway” after the corporate first introduced it was “severely exploring” the venture in 2022, and maybe you’ll have the ability to use your telephone to manage cloud video games from that service.
Netflix spokesperson Chrissy Kelleher declined to remark.