OUYA, but there is also the GameStick, GamePop, GamePop Mini and others. Th GamePop is from BlueStacks, the same company that has been allowing users to run Android apps on a Mac or Windows computer. That aside, it looks like the folks at BlueStacks have recently announced five new developer partners.
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EA and Mythic who have said the game should be available some time "this winter." As of now they have yet to offer anything more specific for the release timeframe, however they have said this game will arrive as a "twisted new take" on the "cult classic strategy game."
"Free the Games" fund was announced to entice game developers to get to work. The program was unveiled back in mid-July and has OUYA putting up one million dollars. While a million dollar payday would sound good for any developer, the money is actually begin spread out. In fact, the folks at OUYA have put a cap of $250,000.
Amazon and according to the details that have arrived thus far -- it should arrive in time for the 2013 holiday shopping season. If nothing else, given Amazon already has the Appstore in place, that could put them at a slight advantage over some of the competition.
OUYA have come forward with an apology and credit for some of the Kickstarter backers. The details of this offer include a mention about how "it wasn't OK that some of you" received the OUYA after it landed on store shelves. Basically, the OUYA team is apologizing that retail availability began before all the Kickstarter backers received their units. And just to drive the point home, the OUYA team has referred to this group as their "most loyal supporters."