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NVIDIA GeForce Now

GeForce Now launching in Australia next week

Back in September, Pentanet, in partnership with NVIDIA, launched the beta testing phase for GeForce Now in Australia. Nearly a month later, we now get an official release date for NVIDIA's GeForce Now service in Australia, powered by Pentanet. Australian gamers will be able to start playing their favorite games

15 Oct 21 1 min read
Boosteroid

Back 4 Blood now available on Boosteroid

The official Boosteroid Twitter account announced today that Back 4 Blood is available to play on the Boosteroid cloud gaming service! Imagine that you've had a nightmare, about extinction of the humanity  because of a deadly parasite🧟 Wait a minute… It’s not a bad dream, it’s

13 Oct 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Borderlands 3 Free Play Weekend coming to Stadia

Google has announced that Borderlands 3 will be getting a Free Play Weekend on its cloud gaming platform, Google Stadia. This free play weekend will be available to all Google Stadia Pro subscribers and will run from October 14th at 9 AM PT to October 18th at 9 AM PT.

13 Oct 21 1 min read
Blair Witch

Blair Witch is now available on Luna+

Those subscribed to the Luna+ channel on Amazon's Cloud Gaming platform, Amazon Luna, can now play Bloober Team's Blair Witch. The game was announced on Amazon Luna's Official Twitter account and spotted by a user on Reddit. #NewonLuna+: It's the mid 90's. A boy disappears in

08 Oct 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Outriders' November patch said to be coming to Stadia

April 1st, 2021, Outriders launched on Google Stadia. Since then, the Stadia version of the game seemed to have been placed on the backburner. Other platforms received periodic bug fixes and updates, while those who have the game on Google Stadia have been left with the game's launch version. That

07 Oct 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

The Falconeer is now out on Google Stadia

I know I am a day late on this post, but, The Falconeer has officially been released on Google Stadia! Developed by Tomas Sala and published by Wired Productions, The Falconeer is a fun game that would be a wonderful addition to your cloud gaming library! You can check out

06 Oct 21 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

More EA Games on GeForce Now! - 14 games added this week

This is an exciting week for NVIDIA's cloud gaming platform. For their latest GFN Thursday announcement, they announced that more Electronic Arts games are coming to GeForce Now! This week, four games from EA are available to stream directly in the cloud, with 10 additional games also being available from

30 Sep 21 4 min read
GRIME

GRIME patch 1.1.3 on its way to Stadia

The latest patch for GRIME was just released for PC not too long ago. With it, the game introduces Armor Stats and reworked traits. Patch 1.1.3 is now LIVE on #PC, and with it comes one of the most requested features: 🛡 A R M O R - S

25 Sep 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Chorus gets a December 3rd release date for Stadia

On Twitter, FISHLABS posted an update regarding Chorus. The game is coming out on December 3rd for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC, and Google Stadia! we. have. a launch date. CHORUS... December 3, thank us later! 🚀🎮#ChorusTheGamehttps://t.co/PNuzVW2VKl — Deep Silver FISHLABS

23 Sep 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

11 More Devices Gain Official Support on Stadia

Even though the Google Stadia app is available for most Android devices, it is only officially supported on a select number of them. If you are using Stadia on a device not on the Official Supported Device list, you are likely using an experimental version of Stadia. You will likely

19 Sep 21 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

GeForce Now Beta for Australia begins September 22nd

GeForce Now, powered by Pentanet, will begin beta testing on September 22nd for Australian gamers. This beta will include the full library of available games from GeForce Now. That gives Australian gamers the ability to play over 1000 games without needing to own the powerful hardware themselves. You can have

16 Sep 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

The Falconeer coming to Stadia on October 5th

Today, Google announced that The Falconeer: Warrior Edition will be gliding through the clouds to Stadia on October 5th. The game was developed by Tomas Sala, and in the announcement from Google, they had him answer a few questions about The Falconeer. You can check out the mini-interview here. The

16 Sep 21 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Xbox Cloud Gaming to launch in Australia by end of 2021

Microsoft's cloud gaming service, Xbox Cloud Gaming, part of the Xbox Game Pass, has been in beta in multiple countries for quite some time. According to an email sent out to Xbox Cloud Gaming Preview participants and applicants, the cloud gaming platform will officially launch in Australia later this year.

15 Sep 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Three new games and a free demo on Stadia this week

Today, Google announced that three new games are now available on its Cloud Gaming platform, along with a free demo of another game. In the latest This Week on Stadia blog post, Google mentions that Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, Darksiders III, and Merek's Market are now available for purchase

14 Sep 21 2 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

Possible GeForce Now Game Database leak?

An interesting blog post appeared, written by Ighor July, who talks about how he ended up data mining the full list of games that have ever been on GeForce Now, as well as the possibility of some future ones. In his blog post, Ighor writes about how he was able

13 Sep 21 2 min read
Google Stadia

Tchia will no longer be coming to Stadia

Originally revealed as a Steam and Stadia exclusive title, it has been announced that Tchia will no longer be coming to either Steam and Stadia. Instead, it will now be a PlayStation and Epic Games Store exclusive title. Tchia, a tropical open-world adventure, allows players to climb, glide, swim, and

10 Sep 21 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

Ubisoft Games are currently having patching issues on GeForce Now

Recently announced on GeForce Now's Status Page, games from publisher Ubisoft are having difficulties patching NVIDIA's cloud gaming service. This means games such as Assassin's Creed: Valhalla and Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege are experiencing issues applying new patches on GeForce Now. This prevents the games from launching or extending

08 Sep 21 1 min read
PGA TOUR 2K21

PGA TOUR 2K21 available to claim tomorrow for Stadia Pro

Starting tomorrow, September 8th, Stadia Pro subscribers will be able to claim yet another game this month for their Stadia Library. PGA TOUR 2K21 will be joining the growing list of Stadia Pro games to claim for September. Initially, Google only announced three games. Then, when September 1st came, many

07 Sep 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

New games coming to Stadia this week

In today's This Week on Stadia blog post by Google, we find out that three games will be coming to Stadia this week. Two of which are already available to purchase through the Stadia Store! Available now, you can head over to the Stadia Store and purchase Katamari Damacy REROLL

07 Sep 21 1 min read
Boosteroid

13 new games available on Boosteroid for September

For September, the cloud gaming service, Boosteroid, receives 13 new games to their platform. Out of the 13 added games, nine of them are from Modus Games. Games added to BoosteroidAry and the Secret of SeasonsTrine 4: The Nightmare PrinceRemothered: Broken PorcelainOverride 2: Super Mech LeagueRock of Ages 3: Make

06 Sep 21 7 min read
Google Stadia

Self-Serve name change coming to Stadia

Over on Stadia's official Reddit, u/ChrisFromGoogle posted an announcement stating that self-service Stadia name changes are just around the corner. Starting now and rolling out through tomorrow, September 1st, Stadia gamers will be able to change their Stadia username once every 180 days manually. Here are some steps on

31 Aug 21 1 min read
Amazon Luna

Three games coming to Luna+ in September

Amazon has announced that three games will be making their way onto the Luna+ channel on Amazon Luna this upcoming September. Amazon Luna, which is still in its beta phase, is slowly making progress with games. Unlike other cloud gaming services, Amazon Luna utilizes "channels" to offer games to its

27 Aug 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Three Stadia Pro games announced for September

Since it is almost the end of August, we get to find out what games will be available to claim for September for Stadia Pro subscribers. In today's This Week on Stadia blog post by Google, we found out what games those are! Check them out below! Also, do not

24 Aug 21 1 min read
Shadow PC

New Shadow hardware may be on the horizon!

Octave Klaba, the new owner of Shadow, mentioned in reply to a tweet that new hardware may be coming to Shadow sooner rather than later. In the translated tweet, it looks like Klaba and Shadow have been testing the RTX A4K and RTX A6K's in server configurations for Shadow. These

17 Aug 21 1 min read
Humankind

Humankind is now available on Stadia and GeForce Now

Today marks the release date of SEGA's long-awaited 4x game, HUMANKIND. With the release comes the game to two cloud gaming platforms. Available now, you can play HUMANKIND on both Google Stadia and NVIDIA GeForce Now. Notice - HUMANKIND is officially released on GeForce Now (confirmed on our account). If

17 Aug 21 1 min read
RemoteMyApp

RemoteMyApp to participate in Gamescom

RemoteMyApp, a B2B cloud gaming solutions provider and the company behind the cloud gaming service, Vortex.gg, will appear at Gamescom, Europe's biggest game developer conference, this year. Gamescom will be held virtually again this year, with publishers, developers, and companies in the gaming space having the opportunity to interact

16 Aug 21 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow PC activations are back and continuing!

On Shadow's official Twitter account, they tweeted that in just the last 3 short months, they have activated over 10,000 new users to their service. Less talking. More action. In 3 short months, we’ve now given more than 10,000 new users access to a Shadow account. These

16 Aug 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

5 Outright Games are now available on Stadia

As announced on August 10th, 5 games created by Outright Games are now available to play on Google Stadia. PAW Patrol Mighty Pups: Save Adventure Bay for $39.99 USPAW Patrol the Movie: Adventure City Calls for $39.99 USDIce Age: Scrats Nutty Adventure for $29.99 USDGiganotosaurus: The Game

13 Aug 21 1 min read
Hades

Hades is now available on Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Cloud Gaming

The award-winning isometric rogue-like dungeon crawler Hades is now available to play on the Xbox Game Pass. This includes being able to play the game through Xbox Cloud Gaming with touch controls! Interested in playing the game? Head over to Xbox.com/Play or open the Xbox app if you

13 Aug 21 1 min read
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege Free Weekend on Stadia

This upcoming weekend, Rainbow Six Siege will be available to play for free on Stadia for all Pro subscribers. Starting this Friday at August 13th, at 8 AM PT, you will be able to play this first-person shooter until Monday, August 16th at 4 AM PT. To celebrate this free-play

10 Aug 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Far Cry 5 free-play weekend on Google Stadia

In Google's latest This Week on Stadia announcement post, we get a reminder that the August Stadia Pro games are now available to claim and that the new Stadia hardware bundle is available for purchase. However, outside of reminders, Google also mentions that starting August 5th at 10 AM PT,

03 Aug 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

August Stadia Pro Games are now live. Claim them now!

The Stadia Pro games are now live to claim. So make sure you head over to Stadia and claim them before the month's end! Also, a reminder that one of the Stadia Pro games, GRIME, will be available tomorrow. But, every other game is now available! Stadia Pro GamesKiller Queen

01 Aug 21 2 min read
New World

Is New World coming to Google Stadia?

Update - 10-06-2021 9:30 AM CST - New World has since been released for PC. No plans have been announced to bring the game to any Cloud Gaming services. We will update this article if an announcement is made. Original Article - If you are an avid fan of

29 Jul 21 2 min read
Amazon Luna

Three new games coming to Luna+ in August

Today, Amazon announced that they would be adding three new games to their Luna+ channel on the Amazon Luna Cloud Gaming platform for the month of August. What games are they, you ask? Well, they are Hokko Life, Open Country, and Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead. Hokko LifeImage Credits: Team17Hokko

29 Jul 21 3 min read
Google Stadia

New Job Listing suggests Stadia exploring White-Labeling

Earlier this year, Google announced that they would shut all internal game development studios for Google Stadia. During this announcement, Google mentioned that they were planning on offering their Stadia Streaming Tech to third parties to offer them a way to create their own cloud gaming platform. This form of

29 Jul 21 2 min read
Fortnite

Fortnite is currently having issues on GeForce Now

Update: 7/24/2021 4:50PM It looks like NVIDIA has resolved the issue, as the Fortnite login issue is no longer listed on the GeForce Now Status Page. You should be good to game! Original Article: According to the GeForce Now Status page, it has been identified that some

23 Jul 21 1 min read
New World

Is New World coming to Amazon Luna?

Update - 10-06-2021 9:30 AM CST - New World has since been released for PC. No plans have been announced to bring the game to any Cloud Gaming services. We will update this article if an announcement is made. If you are an avid fan of the MMORPG genre,

23 Jul 21 2 min read
Blacknut

Urban Trial Tricky Deluxe Edition coming to Blacknut on Day One

Announced today, Tate Multimedia will be releasing their latest game, Urban Trial Tricky Deluxe Edition, straight to the cloud. However, it will be available first on Blacknut, PC, and console! Tate Multimedia has had a longstanding partnership with Blacknut, as they have brought many of their other games to the

22 Jul 21 2 min read
Road 96

Road 96 will no longer be coming to Stadia

As confirmed by a source to Stadia Source, the upcoming procedurally generated road trip game will not be coming to Google Stadia at release. Initially, the game was hinted to have a Stadia release, but unfortunately, when Stadia Source contacted the developers for a final confirmation, they received the news

20 Jul 21 1 min read
Destiny 2

Destiny 2 is currently having issues on GeForce Now

Update 8:57 AM CST: It looks like the issue with Destiny 2 has been resolved. It is no longer on the Status page. Original Article: According to the GeForce Now Status Page, Destiny 2 is currently having issues launching on GeForce Now. Due to this, NVIDIA has taken the

09 Jul 21 1 min read
Blacknut

Blacknut and HitClic are committed to the accessibility of cloud gaming

Blacknut has announced that they have partnered with HitClic, known for its HandiGamers project, to provide a liable platform and guaranteed compatibility for adaptive controllers on Blacknut's cloud gaming services. Today, "more than a billion people are declared in a situation of handicap worldwide." With this partnership, Blacknut is committed

09 Jul 21 2 min read
Google Stadia

F1 2020 is currently having issues on Google Stadia

Update: 7:38PM CST According to Google, the game is currently available to play for all of those who have previously purchased the game. However, Google has disabled the ability to purchase the game until they have a permanent fix in place. Original Article: Multiple users are reporting that F1

08 Jul 21 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

10 games heading to GeForce Now this week

Another GFN Thursday announcement is upon us. For this week, it appears that NVIDIA is focusing on bringing multiplayer games to light, with highlights on games available such as Among Us, League of Legends, Valheim, and more. They highlight these games because three of the ten games coming to GeForce

08 Jul 21 2 min read
PlayStation Now

New games for July on PlayStation Now

The monthly PlayStation Now blog post is here with new games coming to Sony's game subscription service. With it, some of the games will be available to stream over the cloud. Nioh 2Image Credits: Team NinjaMaster the lethal arts of the samurai as a mysterious half-human, half-supernatural Yokai warrior, in

06 Jul 21 4 min read
Shadow PC

Dual Screen officially releases on Shadow

In a blog post from Shadow, they have officially released the Dual Screen feature. Initially, this setting hit Alpha back in March, titled the "Multi-Screen" setting. When it was made available in Alpha, the feature was a game-changer to Shadow for those who had multi-monitor setups. Initially, you were locked

02 Jul 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Streets of Rage 4 and Darkwood coming to Stadia

Today, the July games are now available to claim on Google Stadia. However, Google is not done with the game announcements. Today, Google announced that Streets of Rage 4 would be coming to Google Stadia on July 15th. That is only two weeks away! Alongside Streets of Rage 4, Google

01 Jul 21 3 min read
Google Stadia

Four games coming to Stadia Pro on July 1st

It is the end of the month, and do you know what that means? It means that we find out what games will be available to claim for free for Stadia Pro subscribers in July! New Stadia Pro GamesThis week's This Week on Stadia announcement post, we find out that

29 Jun 21 2 min read
Borderlands 3

Crossplay arrives to Borderlands 3

The most recent update released for Borderlands 3 will allow players on all platforms to be able to shoot baddies with each other! The recent update will allow Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Mac, Stadia, and PC (Steam and Epic Games Store) players to enjoy crossplay with each other.

25 Jun 21 8 min read
Madden NFL 22

Madden NFL 22 coming to Stadia, August 20th

Electronic Arts has announced when the next Madden NFL game will be released. Madden NFL 22 will be releasing on August 20th for a handful of platforms, including Google Stadia. The game is already available for pre-order on all platforms. If you are interested in pre-ordering Madden NFL 22 on

17 Jun 21 1 min read
Just Dance 2022

Just Dance 2022 is coming to Stadia on November 4th

Announced during the Ubisoft showcase, Just Dance 2022 will be making its way to the public on November 4th, 2021. Alongside the typical console releases announced, Just Dance 2022 will also be coming to Google Stadia, making it the third Just Dance game to come to the cloud gaming platform.

15 Jun 21 1 min read
Humankind

Humankind is heading to GeForce Now

A tweet from the official Humankind Twitter account looks like the Humankind game is coming to GeForce Now. Play through 5 eras of human history in HUMANKIND's upcoming Closed Beta! Gain access by pre-purchasing on @Steam or @EpicGames Store, and coming to a cloud near you with @NVIDIAGFN.

14 Jun 21 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Xbox lays out future plans, goes all-in on cloud gaming

In a recent article over on Xbox Wire, Microsoft lays out their future plans for Xbox and the game pass subscription services. In the article, Microsoft talks about how they are all-in on gaming and that the Xbox Game Pass subscription has changed the way players "discover, connect, and play"

12 Jun 21 3 min read
Google Stadia

Moonlighter is coming to Google Stadia

Moonlighter has been confirmed to be coming to Google Stadia. Developed by Digital Sun and published by 11 Bit Studios, Moonlighter combines a management simulator of running your own store and a rogue-lite RPG that has you battling enemies. MoonlighterDeveloper: Digital Sun Publisher: 11 Bit Studios During an archaeological excavation

11 Jun 21 2 min read
Google Stadia

Stadia coming to Chromecast and Android TV devices on June 23rd

Google has announced that the Stadia application will be coming to the latest Chromecast with Google TV device and a handful of other Android TV devices this June 23rd. The following devices will be officially supported for Stadia: Chromecast with Google TVHisense Android Smart TVs (U7G, U8G, U9G)Nvidia Shield

08 Jun 21 1 min read
Facebook Gaming

Facebook Gaming acquires Unit 2 Games

In an interesting announcement, Facebook Gaming has acquired Crayta developers, Unit 2 Games. It appears that the goal of the acquisition of Unit 2 Games is to utilize the technologies behind Crayta and integrate them into Facebook Cloud Gaming. This will let Facebook "expand the notion of a Facebook creator

04 Jun 21 1 min read
Ubisoft+

Ubisoft+ is now available in the UK/Europe

Multiple reports have surfaced that Ubisoft+ is now available for users in Europe. This means that if you are in Europe and have an Ubisoft+ subscription, you will be able to play Ubisoft games on the Google Stadia, GeForce Now, and Amazon Luna cloud gaming services. Thanks to a report

02 Jun 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Control and Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 coming to Google Stadia

Even though Google just announced the upcoming June Stadia Pro games, they surprised everyone with another Stadia news the day after. Control and Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 are coming to Google Stadia! ControlImage Credits: Google/RemedyDeveloped by Remedy Entertainment and published by 505 Games, Control will be coming to Stadia

27 May 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Stadia Pro games for June have been announced

It is nearing the end of the month, and with that, we find out what games will be available to claim on Google Stadia for Stadia Pro subscribers! June Games to ClaimThis upcoming month, it looks like you will be able to claim four games. The Legend of Heroes: Trails

25 May 21 1 min read
Amazon Luna

Rogue Heroes: Ruins of Tasos now available on Amazon Luna

Rogue Heroes: Ruins of Tasos has been added to the Luna+ channel on Amazon's cloud gaming service, Amazon Luna. Developed by Heliocentric Studios and published by Team 17, Rogue Heroes: Ruins of Tasos is a 1-4 player classic rogue-lite adventure game. Tackle dungeons that are procedurally generated so that no

21 May 21 1 min read
Tencent

Tencent's Cloud Gaming controller has interchangeable parts!?

Daniel Ahmad on Twitter, a prominent Video Game Industry analyst, announced some interesting information about Tencent's upcoming cloud gaming controller. It appears that it will have interchangeable parts tailored towards different types of games. Tencent's cloud gaming controller comes with interchangeable parts that are tailored towards different games.

17 May 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Stadia is "Alive and Well," according to Google

Google Stadia has been in the news quite a bit in 2021. From losing key members of their team to the closure of Stadia Games & Entertainment, from the consumer's point of view, it is not looking too good for the service. But fret not, the developer marketing lead, Nate

13 May 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Dirt 5 is getting crossplay between all platforms, including Google Stadia!

Codemasters' popular racing game, Dirt 5, is receiving a new update today that will be adding quite a few things to the game. 🔺 FREE DIRT 5 CONTENT UPDATE 🔻 The @RedBull Revolution Update launches TOMORROW for #DIRT5, including new features for 𝗮𝗹𝗹 𝗽𝗹𝗮𝘆𝗲𝗿𝘀! 🌐 Cross-platform matchmaking 🎨 8 new liveries 👻 Ghost lap times 🏟️ New Playgrounds

11 May 21 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow Infinite and Ultra tiers are no more

Today, emails started going out to Shadow Infinite and Ultra users stating that their subscription will be converted back to Shadow Boost by May 20th. Why is this happening?As you may know, Shadow recently went through Chapter 11 bankruptcy and are now under new ownership. This also means that

07 May 21 2 min read
Blacknut

Blacknut partners with Wired Productions to bring their games to the cloud!

French-based cloud gaming service, Blacknut, has announced a partnership with the indie game publisher, Wired Productions. This partnership is meant "to bring a great selection of award-winning games to Blacknut's cloud gaming [catalog]." This includes award-winning games such as The Falconeer, Deliver Us The Moon, GRIP: Combat Racing, and other

05 May 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Jedi Fallen Order available to claim for Stadia Pro subscribers

May the 4th be with you. To celebrate Star Wars day, Google has added an additional game to claim for Stadia Pro subscribers for May. This was initially reported by Twitter user @OriginalPenguin. 😐 pic.twitter.com/QlpqtHzWno — OriginalPenguin - Adam (@OriginaIPenguin) May 4, 2021 The game is Jedi Fallen

04 May 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

John Justice, Stadia's Product Head, has left Google

As reported by 9to5Google, it appears that Stadia's Product Head has left Google. John Justice, who joined Google at the start of 2019, was the Vice President and Head of Product at Stadia. This role had Justice overseeing the consumer experience for Stadia. You may know his name, as he

03 May 21 1 min read
Shadow PC

It is official. Shadow has been acquired by HubiC

Shadow has announced on both Discord and through Email that Octav Klaba's HubiC has acquired Shadow. What does this mean?At this time, the only difference is that Shadow has a new owner. Once the current Shadow team has time to sit down and talk with their new owner, they

30 Apr 21 1 min read
Amazon Luna

Four games on their way to Luna+

Amazon has announced the games that will be coming to their Luna cloud gaming service through the Luna+ channel. Last month, we got the addition of Call of the Sea, Ghostrunner, RIDE 4, and Narita Boy! This month, the Luna+ channel will be getting: The Wonderful 101: RemasteredThe Legend of

29 Apr 21 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

New Features and 7 Games coming to GeForce Now

Guess what day it is? It is Thursday! And you know what that means? GFN Thursdays, baby!!! Okay... Enough with the cheesy introduction, let us get straight into the announcements for new features and games that are coming to GeForce Now. PreloadingOne of the features that NVIDIA announced is the

29 Apr 21 2 min read
Google Stadia

Search on Stadia now rolling out

Google has announced that the hugely requested search feature will be rolling out to Stadia for Web this week. New UI, Library sorting, and game searchingThis feature will allow all Stadia players to search for games in their Stadia Library. With Stadia being out for over a year and a

28 Apr 21 2 min read
Xmech

Gogo Cloud Gaming (GCG Asia) will launch Xmech for Asia

Announced today, the independent games developer, Gogo Cloud Gaming (GCG Asia), has announced that they will be pivoting development from creating games for the cloud to developing the underlying technology for cloud gaming. This interesting shift of priorities would put GCG Asia in line to reach a market that "is

27 Apr 21 2 min read
Google Stadia

Farming Sim 22 and Legend of Keepers coming to Stadia

Google Stadia has announced that two new management games are coming to the Stadia Store. Legend of KeepersComing this April 29th is Legend of Keepers: Career of a Dungeon Manager. This game tasks players with defending their dungeon from the "evil" heroes trying to take your loot! The game, which

23 Apr 21 1 min read
PlayStation Now

1080p streaming on its way to PlayStation Now

Sony has announced over on the official PlayStation Twitter Account that PlayStation Now will be getting 1080p streaming support, starting this week. PlayStation Now will begin rolling out support for streaming 1080p capable games this week. The rollout will occur over the next several weeks across Europe, US, Canada, and

22 Apr 21 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

15 New Titles coming to GeForce Now

This week, we get 15 new games becoming available to play on GeForce Now. With this announcement, NVIDIA has released 55 total games so far this month on their Cloud Gaming platform. Significantly more than they suggested at the beginning of the month. New Games on GeForce NowTurnip Boy Commits

22 Apr 21 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow's "Better Colors" option is now available on Beta

Surprisingly, the "Better Colors" option that was released at the end of March to the Alpha client, has made its way to the official Beta client. In the weekly changelog that Shadow posts, we can see that the new color enhancement feature was released in the Beta launcher v4.24.

17 Apr 21 1 min read
Ubitus

Ubitus partners with Vodafone Italy with the launch of GameNow

Ubitus, a world-leading cloud gaming provider, has announced a partnership with Vodafone Italy. This partnership will help Vodafone with the launch of their GameNow cloud gaming service. This new service is targeting Vodafone Italy mobile subscribers. Much like other cloud gaming services, this service will be available to play on

16 Apr 21 1 min read
Shadow PC

Update on Shadow's Bankruptcy procedure

Today on the official Shadow Discord and the official Shadow Twitter account, an update has been given in regards to Shadow's bankruptcy proceedings. In early March, Shadow announced that they would be filing for bankruptcy in both the United States and France. The decision to file for bankruptcy was to

15 Apr 21 1 min read
Blacknut

Blacknut teams up with NOS to bring 5G Cloud Gaming to Portugal

French-based Cloud Gaming publisher Blacknut has announced a new partnership with NOS, the most extensive communications and entertainment group in Portugal, to bring the "first dedicated cloud gaming experience" to Portugal. This partnership is part of NOS's official 5G deployment strategy. Teaming up with Blacknut, NOS will be offering cloud

13 Apr 21 1 min read
Amazon Luna

720p streaming is now available for Amazon Luna

When Amazon Luna launched in early access, gamers could stream at 1080p resolution. For larger screens, this was amazing. However, for those that gamed on mobile devices or smaller screens, the 1080p resolution just was not worth it. To help lower bandwidth usage for its users, while also increasing the

09 Apr 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Latest Google Stadia APK prepares for touchscreen controls

Touchscreen support for the Google Stadia android app appears to be right around the corner. According to 9to5Google, the latest Stadia APK, version 3.9, includes features for touch controls, 'Player Notes,' Android TV compatibility, and more. 9to5Google analyzed the latest APK and noticed multiple references to "direct touch"

27 Mar 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Four beloved JRPGs are coming to Google Stadia

Google is going deep in getting third-party games added to the Stadia library. Although we just reported on DIRT 5, Murder By Numbers, and Kaze and the Wild Masks coming to Stadia this week, Google has decided to announce even more games coming to the cloud gaming platform. This time,

25 Mar 21 3 min read
CCP

Eve Anywhere allows you to play Eve Online in your browser!

It looks like even CCP is getting into cloud gaming, with "Eve Anywhere." Eve Anywhere is a Cloud Gaming solution that will allow you to play CCP's massively popular space sandbox game, Eve Online, in the cloud. Eve Anywhere will allow players to play Eve Online at 1080p resolution, 60

19 Mar 21 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

NVIDIA GeForce Now membership cost doubles

NVIDIA has announced a price hike for its cloud gaming platform, GeForce Now. Initially titled the "Founders Tier," NVIDIA offered it to subscribers for $5 a month or $25 for six months. The Founders tier allowed users to gain priority in gaming queue lines, access to RTX and DLSS features,

18 Mar 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

FIFA 21 and Terraria are available on Google Stadia

FIFA 21 and Terraria are now available to own on Google Stadia. You may recall that the creator of Terraria and Google were having a bit of a disagreement when the creator's personal Google account was disabled for unknown reasons. That was recently resolved, and Terraria was put back on

17 Mar 21 1 min read
Xbox Game Pass

Outriders will hit Xbox Game Pass the day it comes out

On April 1st, Outriders will be launching. The co-op third-person shooter will be available through the Xbox Game Pass on day one. However, you may want to take note that it will not be available for Xbox Game Pass on PC. Outriders will be available to all console players and

15 Mar 21 1 min read
Shadow PC

The Shadow iOS app is back on the App Store!

In a recent forum post on Shadow's Community Forum, it looks like the Shadow iOS app is back on the Apple App Store. If you did not know, back on February 12th, Shadow was removed from the App Store for unknown reasons. In the new blog post, posted by Luc

19 Feb 21 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow has been removed from the Apple App Store yet again.

In a recent announcement by Luc over on the Shadow English Discord, it looks like the iOS application of the cloud gaming platform, Shadow, has been removed from the Apple App Store. This is not the first time this has happened. Nearly a year ago today, Shadow was removed from

12 Feb 21 2 min read
Google Stadia

Little Nightmares II is now available on Google Stadia!

In another This Week on Stadia post on Stadia's community blog, we get to see what is happening with the Stadia Cloud Gaming platform this week. New Games It looks like starting today, Stadia Pro subscribers will be able to start playing the new game, Little Nightmares II, as part

11 Feb 21 3 min read
Terraria

Terraria's creator cancels the Google Stadia port

Re-Logic, the developers of Terraria, has announced that they will be canceling the upcoming Google Stadia port of the game. Why? It appears that the co-creator of Terraria, Andrew Sprinks, has had his Google account disabled for unknown reasons. To make matters worse, his google account is tied to Re-Logic's

08 Feb 21 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

NVIDIA GeForce Now for Chrome and M1 Macs

With the most recent release of NVIDIA GeForce Now, you will be able to stream games directly to the Chrome browser on more than just Chromebooks. With version 2.0.27, gamers can play their favorite games in the cloud using a Chromium-based browser on Windows, macOS, and Chromebooks. Other

31 Jan 21 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow for Chromebook is here!

Today, Shadow has announced that the Android Beta client now supports Chromebooks! You will now be able to turn your Chromebook into a Windows 10 gaming rig, thanks to the power of Shadow and the cloud. Any requirements? Yes, there are a few requirements. First and foremost, you will need

26 Jan 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

New Games are now available for Stadia Pro Subscribers

Not only is it a New Year, but it is also a new month! That means more games are available for Stadia Pro Subscribers to claim and play instantly through Google Stadia. Games available for Stadia Pro Subscribers F1® 2020 Hotline Miami Figment Ary and the Secret of Seasons El

07 Jan 21 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Xbox Cloud Gaming now supports touch controls on 22 games

Xbox Cloud Gaming, formally known as Project xCloud, is the Cloud Gaming service offered by Microsoft for their Xbox ecosystem. The service is only available to those who are Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers. When the service launched, few games supported touch controls; thus, the service required an external controller

06 Jan 21 1 min read
Amazon Luna

Amazon Luna is now available on Android

Amazon Luna will now be available to play on your Android device. This was announced on Tuesday, and it will be using the same browser-based streaming technology that Luna uses on iOS devices. Hey @TheCodeB00K, as Raghu from Team Luna explains below, you won’t have to wait very long

17 Dec 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Google Stadia now available on iOS

After being released for over a year, Google Stadia is finally making its way to iOS. You cannot entirely blame Google for the delay in getting the service working on iOS. Apple themselves made it incredibly difficult for Cloud Gaming platforms to release Apps on their App Store. However, that

16 Dec 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Ubisoft+ comes to Google Stadia

Ubisoft recently rebranded its pay-for-access subscription service from Uplay+ to Ubisoft+. With the recent rebrand came talks of bringing the service to Google's cloud gaming platform, Stadia. Well, starting today, you will now be able to access your favorite Ubisoft games on Google Stadia. The best part about it is

16 Dec 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Google Stadia available in eight new European countries

Google Stadia has expanded to eight more European countries as of December 7th. For those that live in Austria, Czechia, Hungary, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, or Switzerland, you will be able to access Google Stadia to play your favorite games in the cloud! This announcement brings the total number of

08 Dec 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow Ultra/Infinite are now live!

That is correct! At 9:00 AM CST today, the new offers were available to order for those on the Chicago and Dallas Datacenters. Unfortunately, they were sold out within a half-hour. The good news, though, is that Shadow announced that starting tomorrow, until Friday, December 11th, at 10:00

08 Dec 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow Infinite, a real (cloud) game changer

For around four days now, I have been testing the new Shadow Infinite tier. For those who do not know what this is, it is the highest available tier offered by Shadow. The Shadow Infinite tier allows you to utilize 6-cores of an Intel Xeon W-3235 3.30GHz (Boost to

22 Nov 20 3 min read
Google Stadia

Google Stadia will be available on iOS soon

Much like NVIDIA GeForce Now, Google has also announced that their cloud gaming platform, Google Stadia, will be available on iOS soon. How soon, you ask? Google has stated that the rollout of iOS compatibility will be "several weeks from now." This announcement puts Google Stadia along with

19 Nov 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow Ultra and Infinite are coming to the US!

I recently posted an article about the Shadow news that would be announced today. In the article, I mentioned what I thought the announcement could be, and the one I wanted the most ended up being the announcement! Shadow has announced that the Ultra and Infinite tiers will be making

18 Nov 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

You can now message others in Google Stadia

On November 16th, Google announced a handful of new features that have made their way onto the Stadia platform. Starting with the feature we already know about, you can share your games with others in your family group, thanks to Google Stadia's Family Share feature. You can also message other

17 Nov 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow now offers Dynamic Bitrate while gaming

Shadow, the Cloud Gaming software that gives you access to a fully functional Windows 10 PC to play your games, introduced a new feature to help with the Shadow Stream to your PC. Introducing Dynamic Bitrate. This new feature will monitor your connection while you are actively using Shadow, and

12 Nov 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Additional Storage now available to Shadow US users

If you use Shadow as your Cloud Gaming service of choice, you may know one of the platform's limitations is the total storage space that you are given. For the Shadow Basic plan, you receive 256GB of storage. For those that do not play any significant AAA games, this will

26 Oct 20 1 min read
Facebook Gaming

Facebook enters the Cloud Gaming scene with Mobile Games?

Yep, that is right. Facebook Gaming now offers it's own Cloud Gaming service. However, it is not what you probably expect. If you are currently interested in Cloud Gaming, you have a plethora of options to choose from. Google Stadia offers you a "console-like replacement," while platforms like

26 Oct 20 2 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Microsoft xCloud adds touch controls to ten more games

When Microsoft's xCloud launched as part of the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription back in September, the platform promoted that you would be able to play games with an Xbox controller or touch controls on your mobile device. However, xCloud launched with only one game supporting touch controls, Minecraft Dungeons.

25 Oct 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Google Stadia now offering free game demos

Google Stadia is now offering game demos that are free to play. With a free Stadia account that can be set up with a Gmail account, you will now be able to access three game demos for a limited time. Each game will be available for one week from when

23 Oct 20 1 min read
Amazon Luna

Amazon Luna's Early Access is available

Amazon Luna's early access started on October 20th with invitation-only registrations. These invites were sent out to a select number of US-based customers. Those invited will be able to sign up for the platform and purchase the Amazon Luna Controller if they wish too. Those who gained access to the

22 Oct 20 2 min read
Ubisoft

More Ubisoft games coming to Google Stadia

Google Stadia has announced that Ubisoft games are headed to the Stadia platform starting later this month. This includes new Ubisoft games that are on their way, such as Watch Dogs: Legion, Assassin's Creed Valhalla, and Far Cry 6. Below, you can find the complete list of games available soon

17 Oct 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Microsoft is reportedly bringing xCloud to iOS next year

With the recent announcement of Amazon Luna, many were shocked to see that Luna would be available on iOS devices. They can do this through the use of browser-based streaming technology, much like how Google Stadia and NVIDIA GeForce Now can offer their streaming services through the Chrome web browser.

09 Oct 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow Unified Client 3.4 has been released

One of the features I like about using Shadow is that Shadow has a Unified Client. They do their best to allow feature parity across all platforms while making the client look the same. This allows for easy transitions between platforms with few disruptions. On October 7th, Luc from Shadow

09 Oct 20 2 min read
Google

Crowd Choice is finally available on Google Stadia

A largely anticipated feature that Google has mentioned and teased for quite some time is finally available on Google Stadia. The "Crowd Choice" feature went live alongside the release of Dead by Daylight on Stadia this past October 1st. This feature will allow those watching Stadia streamers on

04 Oct 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

New Google Chromecast will not support Stadia at launch

Google has recently announced a new Chromecast device. However, the new device's interesting thing is not just the fact that it comes with Google's new "Google TV," but the fact that it will not support Google's game streaming service at launch. That's right. You will not be able

03 Oct 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Microsoft's xCloud service is coming to Japan in 2021

Cloud Gaming is slowly gaining popularity. Initially launching in mainly American and European markets, cloud gaming is gradually making its way throughout the world. During the Xbox Showcase at on the Tokyo Game Show 2020 Stream, Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, stated that Microsoft's cloud gaming service, xCloud, will be

26 Sep 20 1 min read
Amazon Luna

Luna, Amazon's Cloud Gaming Service has been announced

Unsurprisingly, Amazon has announced a Cloud Gaming service that will be coming to US customers soon. The new service will be called Luna, and it will be available for PC, Mac, iOS, and FireTV devices at launch. LunaImage Credits: AmazonThe rumor that Amazon was building a cloud gaming platform has

24 Sep 20 3 min read
Microsoft

Microsoft's xCloud service will launch in Australia in 2021

Microsoft's Cloud Gaming service, xCloud, will be available in Australia in "early 2021." This news comes in a confirmation to YouTuber Skill Up on Twitter. In the exchange, Skill Up asks if Microsoft has any plans to release the xCloud service in Australia, to which Phil Spencer, the

23 Sep 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Additional Storage is now available for Shadow EU users

In a tweet from the official Shadow Twitter account, Shadow announced that Additional Storage is available for Shadow EU users. This means that starting today; you will be able to purchase additional storage for your Shadow at an additional monthly cost. In case you missed our big shiny announcement, additional

22 Sep 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Stadia Makers program adds seven new games to the platform

In March, Google announced the Stadia Makers program for its cloud gaming platform Google Stadia. This program was created to inspire indie game devs who use the Unity Engine to release games on Google Stadia. The program has already brought a few games to the Stadia Library, and today, Google

21 Sep 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow announces new CEO and CTO

In an announcement today, cloud gaming provider Shadow has announced that they have a new CEO and CTO. Starting with the CEO, Shadow is welcoming Mike Fischer, who is best known for working at Sega, Namco, Square Enix (CEO), Xbox, and Epic Games. Mike Fischer replaces the Jérôme Arnaud, "

16 Sep 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Microsoft xCloud will launch tomorrow with 150+ games

Microsoft has revealed that there will be more than 150 games available to play through their xCloud services when it launches tomorrow for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers. Microsoft's xCloud, which appears to now be called Xbox Cloud Gaming or Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Cloud Gaming, was announced to be

14 Sep 20 3 min read
Google Stadia

Stadia Pro users have a new set of free games to obtain!

Today is the beginning of a new month, which means that the next set of free games is now available for Google Stadia Pro subscribers. This month, you will be able to obtain six games. These games are Super Bomberman R Online, HITMAN: Complete First Season, Gunsport, Hello Neighbor, Metro

01 Sep 20 1 min read
NVIDIA

NVIDIA GeForce Now is now available on Chromebooks!

This is some exciting news! NVIDIA has officially announced ChromeOS support for its Cloud Gaming platform, GeForce Now. This is another step towards making PC gaming more accessible to anyone! Initially, Google Stadia is technically the only supported Cloud Gaming platform available on Chromebooks; however, Google Stadia requires you to

18 Aug 20 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

NVIDIA teases potential announcement of Ampere GPUs

The official NVIDIA GeForce Twitter account decided to tease us. It changed its header and logo and included the words "The #UltimateCountdown - 21 Days, 21 Years". NVIDIA has also announced that their will be a special event hosted on September 1st, which you can find the countdown

11 Aug 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate xCloud beta starts tomorrow

Microsoft has announced that those with the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription will be able to start playing a limited number of games tomorrow through the xCloud beta that will be starting tomorrow, August 11th. It has already been announced that xCloud will release on September 15th for the Xbox

10 Aug 20 1 min read
Apple

Apple is denying Cloud Gaming for its users

If you have been a part of the Cloud Gaming scene for some time now, you may know that many of the big platforms do not offer an iOS application. If they do, it is most likely a limited version of the app. As Microsoft's testing period for the xCloud

07 Aug 20 2 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Project xCloud will officially launch on September 15th

Microsoft has officially announced that its Cloud Gaming service, Projct xCloud, will officially release on September 15th. Those who are Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will be able to access "more than 100 high-quality games playable from the cloud." This launch will be specific to 22 markets and

04 Aug 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow's Ultra and Infinite Tiers are delayed until 2021.

In an announcement from Shadow on their official Twitter, Shadow's upcoming Ultra and Infinite tiers have been delayed until 2021. Shadow states that this delay is because of the coronavirus pandemic. "Shadow relies on hardware just as much as software to provide you a top-notch gaming experience. Due to

30 Jul 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Google Stadia announced August's free Stadia Pro games

In this week's "This Week on Stadia," Google announced the next games that we will be available for free for Google Stadia Pro subscribers. We will see Strange Brigade, Kona, Metro 2033 Redux, and Just Shapes & Beats become available to download for August. With this announcement, there

29 Jul 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Two new games coming to Google Stadia

Today, in a blog post over at the Stadia Community Blog, the Stadia Team announced the addition of two games to the Google Stadia Library. These two games are: El Hijo - A Wild West Tale Celeste The Stadia Team also announced that games such as * Marvel's Avengers*, * Baldur's Gate

09 Jul 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Developers use Project xCloud to access Xbox Development Kits

As daily life continues to change because of the COVID-19 pandemic, companies are finding ways to utilize changes that would allow them to continue to work without needing to risk their employees' health. Today, Microsoft announced ways that it is helping developers out with allowing them to access Xbox Development

08 Jul 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow Official Launcher Updates 7/6/2020

Today on the Shadow Discord, Shadow announced a new update to the Shadow Official Launcher. This update brings the Shadow Stream to version 3.0.57, the Shadow Manager to version 2.1.9, and the Shadow System Watcher to version 1.0.16. This update comes after the Beta

06 Jul 20 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

New games on GeForce Now 7/2/2020

It is another Thursday, and do you know what that means? Yep, it is another Game Ready On GeForce Now announcement! GeForce has announced that they will be adding 11 new games, as well as one game returning to the platform today. You can find the announced games below: New

02 Jul 20 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

NVIDIA GeForce Now 6/25 game releases

Another week, more games available on the GeForce Now platform. This week, we see that NVIDIA has added 13 new games and three games returning to the platform, thanks to the latest opt-in model that NVIDIA has switched the GeForce Now library too. You can find the list of games

27 Jun 20 1 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow releases tvOS Beta 3.0.1

Shadow has recently announced that its tvOS Beta app has been updated with some new features. The primary feature enhancement from this update is the display management feature now being available on the tvOS app. For those of you who do not know what this feature does, it allows you

24 Jun 20 1 min read
NVIDIA GeForce Now

Square Enix titles return to NVIDIA GeForce Now

On Thursday, NVIDIA announced that select Square Enix titles will be returning to the GeForce Now platform, thanks to the opt-in program that NVIDIA recently put in place. In total, NVIDIA announced 21 titles joining GeForce Now, with 14 of them being Square Enix games. Below, you can find a

19 Jun 20 8 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

xCloud to get a decent server upgrade next year

Microsoft's xCloud cloud gaming platform has been in preview for quite some time. Allowing many to play a select amount of games available on the Xbox directly on their mobile device, Microsoft plans on launching the product sometime later this year. According to The Verge, a source familiar with Microsoft's

18 Jun 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

The next Stadia Connect Livestream to come July 14th

Today, Google announced that they would be having another Stadia Connect event next month. Airing on July 14th, we will be able to look at some of the upcoming games that will hit the Stadia platform this year. Our next Stadia Connect arrives on July 14! Join us for a

17 Jun 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Stadia Premier edition is now only $100

Recently, Google added support for even more Android phones, allowing many who have a phone that can load the Stadia app to play some games via their Cloud Platform. On top of this announcement, Google is now offering the new Stadia Premiere Edition starter kit for only $100, down from

17 Jun 20 1 min read
Gods & Monsters

Google accidently leaks Ubisoft's Gods & Monsters on Stadia

Yesterday, many Stadia users noticed a new, mysterious game appear on the Stadia Library. This game, named Orpheus, was suddenly available for players to play. To those who played it soon found out that it was the developer build for Gods & Monsters, Ubisoft's upcoming adventure game. In a statement

12 Jun 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Xbox Project xCloud gains five more games

It has been some time since I posted news about Xbox Project xCloud. Well, I am back to say that it appears that Project xCloud will be adding some new games to its preview. Five to be exact. These games are... Ori & the Will of the Wisps Batman: Arkham

28 May 20 3 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow iOS app is back in action!

Today, on the Shadow Discord, it was announced that the Shadow iOS app is now back on the app store, and it works for iPads as well! In a statement from the Shadow Community Manager, Ryan, you can see that the iOS app is back in action! With this announcement,

11 May 20 1 min read