Google has said for a while now that Stadia would arrive in November, and now we have a firm date -- Tuesday, November 19. In fact, if you pre-ordered the "Founder's Edition" pack from Stadia, Google says they'll "start arriving on gamers' doorsteps" that very day and gameplay will open up at 9am PST. While it won't always be the case, on launch day you'll need to have … [Read more...] about Google Stadia will officially launch on November 19
A few more games have been announced for Google Stadia, all of which can be found on our main Stadia Games page. New games listed include: Attack on Titan 2: Final BattleCyberpunk 2077KineOrcs Must Die! 3SUPERHOTWindjammers 2 Some of those looks pretty interesting! I'm anxious to get my hands on Doom Eternal and NBA 2K20, but there is lots of good stuff coming. … [Read more...] about The latest games announced for Stadia
Earlier today, Google's Director of Product for Stadia, Andrey Doronichev, answered a bunch of questions on a Reddit AMA ("Ask Me Anything"). He covered topics from controllers, to games, to pricing and more. There wasn't anything earth-shaking in there, but it was a lot of good info. I encourage you to read through the full AMA on Reddit, and we've compiled some of the more … [Read more...] about Lots of great info from the Stadia AMA on Reddit
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?
One of the great concepts of Google Stadia is online multiplayer and how seamlessly it (hopefully) will work. Since Google is handling all of the processing on their hand, handling multiple players should be as smooth as anything we've seen. How about local multiplayer with your friends? Google has some answers for that too. In the updated Stadia FAQ, Google gives us a few … [Read more...] about How will multiplayer games work on Stadia?