Google Stadia is set for release later this year, and will sooner or later be provided in two flavours, Base and Pro. The latter of which, we’ve previously been told, will involve access to a choice of games, and we now know that’ll be about 1 game a month.
The data came through a Reddit AMA held by Google Stadia’s Director of Product Andrey Doronichev, who clarified that the Pro subscription really should not be observed as anything like a Xbox Game Pass or an EA Access, but far more like an Xbox Gold or PS Plus: ‘The Pro subscribers get 4K/HDR streaming, five.1 sound, exclusive discounts and access to some no cost games. Roughly 1 no cost game per month give or take. Beginning with Destiny two.’
In response to additional queries about the service, Doronichev talked about that it’d be a increasing pool, so you will not shed access to prior games produced no cost on the service as the subsequent 1 comes along. If you have to suspend your subscription at any time, Doronichev claims ‘You will regain access to these Pro games you claimed in the previous although you had been a subscriber. But not the ones that had been provided to Pro subscribers although you had been unsubscribed.’
Some other queries answered through the AMA integrated confirmation that Stadia will not have mod help at launch, Family members Sharing is anything planned for subsequent year and on accessing the service on mobile on devices other than Google’s Pixel phones, Mr Doroichev stated ‘We’re aiming to get far more devices supported subsequent year. I seriously want to have Stadia gameplay on each and every mobile device, across Android and iOS at some point. But it is a challenging technical challenge and will take us time.’
The Google Stadia is set for launch this November with a Founder’s Edition obtainable for pre-order now. A Stadia Pro subscription will set you back £8.99 per month.