How to Play Paragon on SHIELD

By William O'Neal - Mon, Jun 19, 2017

The NVIDIA SHIELD team recently released Paragon - a free game to play on our cloud gaming service, GeForce NOW. What makes this game exciting is that you can play with your friends whether they are on SHIELD or a PC! That said, you will need two things to start playing Paragon: an NVIDIA SHIELD and a GeForce NOW membership. All SHIELD owners can sign up now and try GeForce NOW free for a month.

Now that you know know what you need - let’s get started.

From the Home screen click on the NVIDIA Games icon. Once there click on New on GeForce NOW in the left nav. Paragon should be the first game in this list. Select Paragon and then hit the green A button to play it.

How to play Paragon on SHIELD

How to play Paragon on SHIELD

How to play Paragon on SHIELD

How to play Paragon on SHIELD

Ok you are almost ready to start playing. If you have an EPIC account, just login and start playing. If you don't, you’ll have to create an Epic account using the “Don't Have an Epic games account link, directly in the app.”

How to play Paragon on SHIELD

Let’s go ahead and create a new account right inside the game. BTW if you want to create an account from your PC, you can by visiting www.paragon.com.

Here’s how to you create your account:

  1. Long press the start button on your SHIELD controller to bring up on the onscreen controls.
  2. Use the right thumbstick to move the cursor and select “Don’t have an Epic account.”
  3. Once highlighted, press the right trigger.
  4. Agree to the terms and then get ready to type in your details.
  5. Once you stop moving the cursor, use the dpad to move over and select the keyboard
  6. Once your account is created, go back to the main menu and type in your EPIC account username and password
  7. Press Enter
  8. Whoo! Paragon launches and now you can play

Paragon is set in a beautiful world. You get to play many unique characters - from the strong to the beautiful. And best of all, it's free to play! You don't need to buy it to play it, but you can upgrade your characters with in app purchases.

You can also make a date to meet up with your friends online after a hard day's work.

If you don’t already own one, run out and buy an NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV today.

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