With the release of HUMANKIND, Stadia has launched a new feature for the streaming service called Direct Touch. Direct Touch allows for touch controls when playing on a phone screen (exclusive to Android for now). Continue Reading
Google has announced a new promotion for Stadia Pro. A full subscription or free trial to YouTube Premium will also net users a free three-month trial to Stadia Pro. Continue Reading
At the Google for Games Summit, Google announced new incentives for developers who publish their games on Stadia.
70% Subscription Revenue Share
Any new game claimed (for free) with a subscription to Stadia Pro will earn a slice of revenue from Pro subscriptions, divvied up from 70% of Goggle’s earnings. Continue Reading
Google has announced that Stadia will be available for Chromecast with Google TV and for Android TV on June 23rd.
The initial launch will officially support the following devices:
- Chromecast with Google TV
- Hisense® Android Smart TVs (U7G, U8G, U9G)
- Nvidia® Shield TV
- Nvidia® Shield TV Pro
- Onn™ FHD Streaming Stick and UHD Streaming Device
- Philips® 8215, 8505, and OLED 935/805 Series Android TVs
- Xiaomi® MIBOX3 and MIBOX4
Additionally, Android TV devices not listed above will also support Stadia experimentally. Continue Reading
Google and Ubisoft have announced that Ubisoft’s game subscription service Ubisoft+ has launched on Stadia in the United States. Until now, it had been offered only in beta. Continue Reading
Stadia has three unique features that attempt to make it stand out: Crowd Choice, Crowd Play, and State Share. Let’s discuss each.
Crowd Choice & Crowd Play
Stream Stadia to YouTube to enable Crowd Choice and Crowd Play. Continue Reading