Google Stadia gaming service release date confirmed: Nov. 19
The company announces the debut date for its cloud gaming service.
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Stadia, Google's cloud gaming service, is coming Nov. 19,
hardware chief Rick Osterloh announced Tuesday at the Made by Google event in New York. Osterloh said you'll be able to play games through Stadia on TVs, laptops and
The Stadia controller is the first cloud-based controller, Google said, and it's designed to offer a more comfortable grip than other controllers.
Those who bought the Founder's Edition get a limited-edition Night Blue Stadia controller, a Chromecast Ultra, three months of Stadia Pro, the full Destiny 2 collection, first dibs on a username, and a buddy pass that gives a friend three months to try Stadia Pro.