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Activision Blizzard & Google Announces Multi-Year "Strategic Relationship"

Activision Blizzard's Move To YouTube Was Worth $160m

Well, now we know what got Activision Blizzard to move from Twitch to YouTube so quickly with their broadcasts with a very lucrative deal. Last month the company abruptly moved over to the platform for all their esports streaming in what at the time was simply announced as a "multi-year strategic partnership". We now know […]

Stadia is adding "Serious Sam," "Panzer Dragoon: Remake," and More

Stadia is Adding "Serious Sam," "Panzer Dragoon: Remake," and More

Google just announced five new games making their way to Stadia in the next few months, including two classics that should attract a very specific audience. You can expect various different titles to hit the service, including Lost Worlds: Beyond the Page, Stacks on Stacks (on Stacks), and Spitlings, all Stadia-first titles to make their […]

Google Announces Its Plans For GDC 2020

Google Announces Its Plans For GDC 2020 & Developers Summit

This afternoon, Google slightly revealed what they've got planned for GDC 2020 this year, but it may not be the full picture. On the events section of their With Google website, the company posted that they will be a part of two events in San Francisco. The first is the Developer Summit taking place between […]

Activision Blizzard & Google Announces Multi-Year "Strategic Relationship"

Activision Blizzard & Google Announces Multi-Year "Strategic Relationship"

This week, Activision Blizzard announced that they had entered into a new multi-year "strategic relationship" with Google to power new player experiences. The main takeaways from the deal are that Google Cloud will serve as the preferred provider for Activision Blizzard's game hosting infrastructure, while YouTube will serve as its exclusive streaming partner. (Except for […]

All The Info About Google Stadia Will be Revealed on June 6th

Google Stadia Addresses Changes Coming In Q1 2020

Google Stadia posted a new blog today talking about some of the changes that they intend to implement during Q1 2020. The company talks about what they've done so far since launch, but then they have a second section where they reveal what they're working on. Which includes more support for 4K gaming online, support […]

Stadia Pro Users To Receive "Rise Of The Tomb Raider" & "Thumper" Free

Stadia Pro Users To Receive "Rise Of The Tomb Raider" & "Thumper" Free

Those who subscribed to Stadia Pro on their Google Stadia will be getting some special gifts in January with two free games. The two games players will be getting are Rise Of The Tomb Raider and Thumper. While the latter will basically be the full game without any special explanation, the former will be the […]

All The Info About Google Stadia Will be Revealed on June 6th

Google Poaches Several Ubisoft Devs For Stadia Projects

You know Google isn't messing around when they poach talent, and it appears they're going after some big guns after a Ubisoft raid. According to Video Games Chronicle, the company poached several senior producers from the Montr√©al HQ. All of them being involved with the Assassin's Creed series, from what we understand. A few different […]

Ubisoft Highlights All Their Releases On Google Stadia Today

Ubisoft decided to celebrate their additions to Google Stadia today by showing off a new video highlighting their lineup. The three games coming from their library to the new system are Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Just Dance 2020, and Trials Rising. As well as Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Breakpoint, coming out later this year. Basically, it's […]

All The Info About Google Stadia Will be Revealed on June 6th

Google Stadia Announces It Will Now Launch With 22 Titles

Breaking news from Google this evening as the company announces Google Stadia will now launch this week with 22 games to its name. The company appears to be making some last-minute deals to get as many titles as it can available to those who purchase it. Not to mention bonus games for those who buy […]

All The Info About Google Stadia Will be Revealed on June 6th

Google Stadia Reveals Their Complete List Of Launch Titles

Before Google Stadia hits the market, the people behind the console have released a full set of titles that will be launched with it. The list is mostly made up of games that have already been launched and made their debut during 2018/2019. But a new console has to start somewhere, and they picked a […]

Google is Officially Killing Off Daydream Support

Google Is Officially Killing Off Daydream VR Support

Not long after officially unveiling the Pixel 4 smartphone, Google quietly confirmed that it's winding down support for its mobile VR platform, Daydream. The portable smartphone-based headset launched three years ago in November 2016. Meant as a competitor to VR options like Samsung's Gear VR headset, Daydream could be used with your phone to offer […]

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Google Stadia Announces Release Date Of November 19th

This morning, Google finally announced the official release date for Google Stadia, as the streaming gaming platform will come out on November 19th. The specific launch time ill be 9am PDT in North America, 5pm BST in Europe. Founders Editions will be sent out to those who bought early and will be getting access to […]

All The Info About Google Stadia Will be Revealed on June 6th

You May Not Have Enough Data To Use Google Stadia

While a lot of people, including us, are looking forward to trying Google Stadia, a new report suggests most won't be able to use it much. Broadband Now released a new study into the streaming game service that shows if you intend to game in 4K, the service will consume as much as 15.75 GB […]

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Review: KNOW! The Google Assistant Board Game By Ravensburger

We've had some pretty good luck with Ravensburger in the past when it came to board games, so we were stoked to try out a new one called KNOW! This particular game is a trivia challenge where you can use Google Assistant to play the game. But does the concept actually come out working alright? […]

Xbox Will Expand Voice Capabilities With Google Assistant

Microsoft announced today that they would be rolling out a new beta on to add support and better voice capabilities for Google Assistant. The company made the call from consumer feedback, and have decided to act on it to better suit the needs of their community. Below are some of the details from today's announcement […]

Google Launches Play Pass to Compete with Apple Arcade

Google Launches Play Pass To Compete With Apple Arcade

In this "Anything you can do, I can do better" culture, it is no surprise Google responded to Apple's announcement of the Apple Arcade with their own game and app subscription service called Play Pass. Android users will have access to more than 350 premium games and apps at $4.99 a month. Numerous Games and […]

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We Messed Around With Google Stadia During PAX West 2019

One of the surprise appointments I was able to book for PAX West 2019 came in the form of meeting with Google Stadia reps and playing on the platform. During the meeting, I had a chance to sit down and play a couple of games on the system as we tried out DOOM Eternal and […]

Opinion: Are Handheld Portable Gaming Systems Dead?

We seem to be at an impasse when it comes to mobile gaming with Nintendo dedicating their future on their portable console hybrid the Switch, Sony abandoning the PSP and smartphone operating systems iOS and Android thriving on their platforms. Are the days of dedicated handheld portable gaming consoles dead? When Nintendo announced the Switch […]

All The Info About Google Stadia Will be Revealed on June 6th

The Google Stadia Partners Program Received Over 4K Applications

If you're curious as to how many people want to jump on board with Google Stadia in the realm of gaming, we now have a decent number to pool for you. PC Games Insider is reporting that over 4,000 games studios have submitted applications to be a part of their Partners Program, through which studios […]

All The Info About Google Stadia Will be Revealed on June 6th

Patrick Weekers of Utomik has Harsh Words for the Google Stadia

Utomik is, essentially, exactly what Google, Apple, Amazon, and Walmart are attempting to do with their new game streaming services. Utomik allows subscribers to stream over 900 games to their personal computer for a monthly fee. While the Utomik service never took off the way that Netflix or Hulu did, the service has been on […]