What’s New in 8.1.1?

GeForce NOW Founders Membership Now Available

All SHIELD owners are eligible for our free GeForce NOW membership. For a limited time, upgrade to Founders membership for priority access and extended session times by going to www.nvidia.com/geforcenow. To get started, open the NVIDIA Games app and play any game with the “GeForce NOW” banner.

New or Upgraded Apps

Stream Free Movies and TV Shows on PLEX

Watch TV shows and classic movies like Rain Man, The Terminator, The Usual Suspects, and Raging Bull with fewer commercial interruptions compared to other free streaming services.


BET+ is a premium subscription streaming service with over 1,000 hours of your favorite movies and TV shows like First Wives Club, Bigger, Martin, and Meet the Browns.

New Games

Jack Box Party Pack 6

It’s the wildest Party Pack yet, with five hilarious new games including Trivia Murder Party, Dictionarium, Push the Button, Joke Boat, and more!


Get in gear and take on the world’s best, most fearless street racer pros to become the next Asphalt Legend–from the creators of Asphalt 8: Airborne.

Brick Breaker

This is a free, addictive classic brick breaker game with hundreds of challenging levels and a variety of items.

[GeForce NOW] Cuisine Royale

Take part in this free-to-play, all-kitchen-warfare Battle Royale game with the most honest system for Loot Boxes ever.


Get your first look at the world of DARKSIDERS before the events of the original game.

[GeForce NOW] Deliver Us The Moon: Fortuna

This sci-fi thriller set in an apocalyptic near future where Earth’s natural resources are depleted.

[GeForce NOW] AVICII Invector

Soar through vocal melodies, sweep each fade, and attach every beat in 25 of AVICII’s biggest hits.

Other Enhancements

  • Adds support for the new XBOX Elite 2 controller.
  • Adds support for Sanscrit USB DAC.
  • Channels DVR app can now store recorded content on NAS.