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
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
When Google Stadia launches this November, your only option will be a "Stadia Pro" account for $9.99/mo. However, sometime in 2020 Google will release Stadia Base. Base will be a free subscription, but will come with no games -- it's essentially a free place to host and play the individual games that you pay for. Google just put out a nice infographic explaining the … [Read more...] about Google showcases some of the differences between Stadia Base and Stadia Pro
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?