Tucked nicely into their PC release announcement, Rockstar Games has revealed that Red Dead Redemption 2 will be a launch game on Google Stadia. Google still hasn't laid out specifics on which games will be available on launch day and which games are "coming to Stadia at some point", but the full list of games on Stadia is looking very impressive! … [Read more...] about Red Dead Redemption 2 will be a Stadia launch game
As hoped, it's been confirmed that Stadia will support game trials. It's not clear if all games will be available as trials, but for those that are you'll be able to play for a fixed amount of time for no charge before you're forced to purchase the game. Given that many of the Stadia games will be new to players, this feature should help give early adopters more games to … [Read more...] about Stadia will support game trials
Over the years, companies have taken different approaches to cross-platform play. Some, like Microsoft, have been pretty open to it. Others, like Sony, are less inclined to open up their games for cross-platform. In a nutshell, cross-platform play is when games allow you to play against other players on other systems (such as someone on Xbox playing Fortnite against someone … [Read more...] about Will Google Stadia support cross-platform play?
While things still aren't totally clear when it comes to purchasing games on Stadia, Google did clear things up a bit with a new FAQ that they published a few days ago. Specifically, their info reads: What happens to a game I bought if the publisher stops supporting Stadia in the future? Can I still play the game?Yes. Once you purchase the game, you own the right to play … [Read more...] about Some game ownership questions are finally answered