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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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?

If you are an avid fan of the MMORPG genre, you may have heard about the upcoming MMORPG from Amazon Games, New World. Currently, the game is playing out its closed beta test for those that have pre-ordered the game. Therefore, if you have pre-ordered, you will be able to

29 Jul 21 2 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
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
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
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
Opinion

VPN and Cloud Gaming - Why it may not be a good idea

A Virtual Private Network, or VPN, is software that many use for multiple reasons. One person may use it to mask their IP address for privacy, while others may use it to improve their connection to a game they play. No matter how you use a VPN, you probably read

21 Jun 21 3 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
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
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
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
Opinion

Ten reasons why Cloud Gaming might not be for you

We love cloud gaming here at Luro.io. But, it is not for everyone, and we want to be realistic about that. In this article, we will be covering ten reasons why cloud gaming may not be for you! 1. LatencyThe first reason, and honestly, the most important reason, is

09 May 21 5 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
Opinion

Which Cloud Gaming platform is for you?

Ah... so you finally decided to make the leap into Cloud Gaming, or you are taking another look at what platforms you have available to you? But, there are so many to choose from! Which should you choose? Hopefully, I can help you decide. But, before I begin, I want

02 May 21 8 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
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
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
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
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
Crayta

Crayta's Stadia exclusivity will be ending soon

Crayta will soon be leaving the Google Stadia nest, according to its developers, Unit 2 Games. Initially a Stadia exclusive, Unit 2 Games has confirmed that Crayta will be making its way to PC "very soon." The news was initially reported by 9to5Google who cited a tweet by

30 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Apple

Apple is denying Cloud Gaming for its users

If you have been apart 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 app

07 Aug 20 2 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
Crayta

Create and share your games with Google Stadia exclusive Crayta

Google Stadia's upcoming exclusive Crayta will be launching this July 1st. On launch, the game will support the forthcoming beta version of "Stadia State Share." Stadia State Share is an experimental tech that will allow any Stadio user to jump into another Stadia player's game via a URL.

20 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
Google Stadia

Stadia gets PUBG, Star Wars, Madden, and FIFA games!

Today, Google announced that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will be available to play on the Google Stadia! PUBG will be available for free to all Google Stadia Pro subscribers and will include the new Cold Front season pass. If you do not have Google Stadia Pro, you will be able to purchase

28 Apr 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Three new games on their way to the Stadia Library!

Google Stadia has recently announced three new games that will be coming to the Stadia store this year. The games are... Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom République West of Loathing Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom A legendary series returns with a grand new adventure! Enjoy a colorful action-adventure

11 Apr 20 2 min read
Google Stadia

Google Stadia is now free! For 2 months.

Beginning today, April 8th, Google Stadia will be rolling out the ability to sign up for Google Stadia Pro for free for the next two months, only if you sign up using a Gmail account. This is Google's plan to help give entertainment to those stuck at home amidst the

08 Apr 20 2 min read
Google Stadia

Two new Co-Op games to come to Stadia

Today, Google Stadia announced on their blog that two new Co-Op games will be coming to the Stadia platform soon. These two games are Gunsport and Just Shapes & Beats. You can view the two announcement videos below, as well as a description of each game from Google Stadia's blog

02 Apr 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

A new feature has been added to Stadia

A much-requested feature has made its way on to the Google Stadia platform. The Google Stadia website has been updated with information on the ability to access your game capture library. This has been a requested feature for quite some time since Stadia launched, especially since there is a button

05 Mar 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Google Stadia adds four SteamWorld games to its lineup

Google Stadia may not have had the greatest of startups, but they are trying their hardest to gain attention by bolstering the addition of more games. Recently, it was five titles. Now, they have added four games from the SteamWorld Series: SteamWorld Dig, SteamWorld Dig 2, SteamWorld Heist, and SteamWorld

26 Feb 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

You can now use Google Stadia on Non-Google Phones!

Google Stadia, until recently, has been exclusive only to Google's line of phones, the Google Pixel. However, Google has announced that Stadia will be available on non-google devices as well! The list of phones include... Samsung S8 Samsung S8+ Samsung S8 Active Samsung Note 8 Samsung S9 Samsung S9+ Samsung

19 Feb 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Five more games are to be added to Google Stadia

Google has announced that the Stadia Game Library will be expanding soon with five new titles that will be relesed over the next few months. Three of the five titles are Lost Words: Beyond the Page, Spitlings, and Stacks on Stacks (on Stacks), which will all be coming to Google

18 Feb 20 1 min read
Google Stadia

Why you may use Google Stadia instead of Shadow

As Cloud Gaming becomes more known and other companies try getting into the market, you will see more platforms pop up. Google saw this market and wanted a piece of the pie. So, they created what is now known as Google Stadia. Although the target clientele is almost the same.

12 Feb 20 2 min read
Shadow PC

Shadow vs Google Stadia

With Cloud Gaming slowly starting to make a scene in today's world, a lot of big names are getting into the Cloud Gaming scene. One of these big names is, of course, Google with their product, Stadia. With so many Cloud Gaming solutions to choose from, which is actually better?

02 Nov 19 7 min read