The Stadia Was Always Going To Fail, Because Google Never Took Video Games Seriously

Close-up detail of the ABXY buttons and analogue control stick on a Google Stadia video game … [+] controller with a Night Blue finish, taken on November 27, 2019. (Photo by Olly Curtis/Future Publishing via Getty Images) Future Publishing via Getty Images Back in 2009, video games were introduced to cloud gaming with OnLive. Where … Read more

Ubisoft, Bungie Scrambling To Evacuate Players’ Games And Characters From A Capsizing Google Stadia

Destiny 2 Bungie When it was announced that Google Stadia would be shutting down early next year, it wasn’t just a surprise to players. It had also not been shared with longtime Stadia partners, big devs like Ubisoft and Bungie, and a raft of indie developers, some of whom were literally on the verge of … Read more

Stadia’s Sudden Shutdown Blindsided Staff, Devs, And Bungie

Photo: Hulton Archive / Stringer / Kotaku (Getty Images) Few thought Google’s troubled streaming service, Stadia, might ever become a dominant player in the gaming industry, but almost no one expected it to shut down so abruptly, including the company’s own employees. Stadia VP Phil Harrison, fast becoming the grim reaper of new gaming initiatives, … Read more

Every Google Stadia Exclusive That Could Disappear Soon

Image: Q Games / Google earlier today, Google confirmed that its shutting down Stadia, its short-lived cloud gaming service. While the company plans on refunding all software and hardware purchases related to Stadia, the future of the few remaining exclusives on the service is less clear. And if they don’t get ported to other platforms … Read more

Google Killing Stadia, Refunding All Purchases

Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) Google is shutting down it video game streaming service, Stadia, on January 18th, 2023, the company announced today. All purchases will be refunded and the technology will still be used for YouTube and other parts of its business, but the consumer-facing app and storefront will be shuttered for good less … Read more

Animanga Fans Don’t Miss The Anime Fest In El Paso This Weekend

Fans of all things anime, don’t miss the Sunland Park Anime Fest this weekend in west El Paso. smash! Sydney Manga And Anime ShowGetty Images Animanga lovers will celebrate all things anime and pop culture during the anime fest, a mini-convention for fans of anime, manga, games, and other pop culture hosted by The Makers … Read more

‘Breaking Bad’ creator signs series deal with Apple TV+

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Vince Gilligan, known for creating “Breaking Bad” and co-authoring “Better Call Saul,” has inked a two-season, straight-to-series order with Apple TV+. The yet-untitled … Read more