Netflix is announcing new games for subscribers to the streaming service. There will be games based on the series La casa de papel and The Queen’s Gambit, among others. Several existing games are also coming to Netflix, including Spiritfarer and Raji: An Ancient Epic.
La casa de papel is a single player game with the same title as the series. Netflix describes it as an action-adventure game where players have to crack safes, pick locks or help rob a casino in Monaco.
The Queen’s Gambit Chess is a chess game featuring locations from the series. The game features chess lessons, puzzles, and competitions “against familiar faces from the series.” It is also possible to play online against others.
The games are part of Netflix Games and therefore part of all Netflix subscriptions. Members can play the games on iOS and Android devices. It is not yet known when the games will be released exactly.
Netflix also announces that various other games will be added to Netflix Games. This concerns, for example, Spiritfarer and Raji: An Ancient Epic. Those games were previously not available for mobile devices, but appeared for consoles and PC. Also Desta: The Memories Betweenthe new game from Monuments Valley creator ustwo games, is coming to Netflix.
Netflix made the announcements during the Games Showcase from its Geeked Week. It also showed new images from numerous series around games, including The Cuphead Show, Sonic Prime, Castlevania: Nocturne and DOTA: Dragon’s Blood. Netflix also announced a Dragon Age animated series.