Google's new game streaming service, Stadia, has been around for a couple of years and has changed drastically since its launch. From Stadia Pro to data usage, the best controllers, and the best games, here's everything you need to know about Stadia!
Many gamers assume you need to buy the Stadia Controller or Premiere Edition to play its games, but thankfully you don't. Although the best Stadia controller is the official model, there's a surprising number of other controllers available that work great for cloud gaming. Here are the best ones.
EA made its NFL debut on Stadia with Madden NFL 21. Even though it's one of the weakest recent entries in the long-running sports franchise, it's still an excellent port that runs beautifully in the cloud.
Today Q-Games announced that the latest entry in its popular PixelJunk franchise, PixelJunk Raiders, is coming exclusively to Stadia. PixelJunk Raiders will be free with a Stadia Pro subscription starting on March 1.
Little Nightmares 2 is one of the most perfect sequels I've ever played because it builds on exactly what made its predecessor so great and improves everything from top to bottom while still feeling fresh and terrifying.
Google, Bungie and id Software are facing a class-action lawsuit alleging that the companies mislead consumers over the resolution of games that would be played on Stadia, such as initially advertising Doom Eternal as running at 4K 60 FPS on the streaming platform.
Stadia Pro gets a surprise this week with the inclusion of Little Nightmares 2, a brand new spooky stealth game that follows two children through a haunted world. Crayta is now free to play for everyone too.
Stadia isn't canceled just yet, but looking at Google's recent history with its hardware, Stadia users have every reason to be skeptical. While I hope to be proven wrong, Google has fallen into a bad habit of giving up on cool ideas — and burning its most loyal fans in the process.
Both Google Stadia and Amazon Luna stream games from a web server, allowing you to start playing quickly with no concern about updates. Utilizing either services' controller you can quickly switch from TV to mobile to PC seamlessly. At first glance, the services and even the proprietary controllers look very similar. We're here to help you figure out which one is the better option.
After making promising initial investments into starting a first-party studios organization, Google is now reportedly shutting down Stadia Games and Entertainment. Stadia Games and Entertainment head Jade Raymond is also leaving the company.