A variety of gaming subscription services are available for Next Generation console gamers, from premium subscription services for the console that include the ability to play multiplayer online and free game downloads, to mail order or video game streaming services to play time subscriptions for massively multiplayer online games (MMOs). Which of these services are console gamers taking advantage of, and are there any major differences across platforms? In a recent RapidPoll, we asked 400 Next Gen console gamers “Which of these paid game subscriptions do you currently have?”
As the newest generation of gaming consoles, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are often called “Next Gen” consoles. Since they were release in November 2013, nearly 40 million units have been sold between the two consoles. But what games are considered to best represent what a “Next Gen” game has to offer? We asked 478 gamers “What video game best represents what you think of as a “Next Gen” game?” Read MoreWhat is a “Next Gen” Game?