No, Stadia “is just not shutting down”.
Google responded to a brand new batch of on-line rumours this week by promising that it’s “all the time engaged on bringing extra nice video games to the platform”.
“Stadia is just not shutting down,” the corporate tweeted when requested outright on Twitter if closure was imminent. “Relaxation assured we’re all the time engaged on bringing extra nice video games to the platform and Stadia Professional. Tell us when you have different questions.”
Stadia is just not shutting down. Relaxation assured we’re all the time engaged on bringing extra nice video games to the platform and Stadia Professional. Tell us when you have different questions.
— Stadia ☁️🎮 (@GoogleStadia) July 29, 2022
Different current questions the corporate has been fielding embody affirmation of whether or not or not gamers will ever be capable of take away video games from their libraries (“we’ve no information to share about [that] possibility”) and if the corporate deliberate to increase into both Mexico or India but (no).
After a trial final October, which Google claims resulted in a 35 per cent improve in click-through charges and a 70 per cent enhance in participant engagement, Google has rolled out “Click on to Play” demos on Stadia, permitting gamers to check out video games without spending a dime for a restricted time frame. What’s extra, these demos may be launched straight from a appropriate net browser with no need a Stadia account.
Do you know Supermassive’s slasher horror The Quarry was initially in growth as a “signature” title for Stadia, earlier than Google made the choice to downsize its gaming operation and ship the mission elsewhere?