PSA: Google Stadia Shuts Down Tomorrow

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Beware, Stadia owners: Google’s cloud gaming program is shutting down tomorrow, January 18th. Service started issuing refunds For all hardware last November, but if you haven’t received one yet, information on how to get it should have been emailed to the Google Account used to make the purchase. However, previous Stadia Pro subscriptions will not receive a refund.

There’s a ray of hope for those of you with Stadia controllers and nothing to use them for. starting today, you can download an update Which will allow your controller to use bluetooth. Be warned, though: This permanently disables Wi-Fi capabilities, so if you download the update now, you won’t be able to play Stadia games before the shutdown tomorrow. For more information, you can visit Stadium Help Center,

if you missed closing newsLast September, VP and General Manager of Stadia said in a blog post That “while Stadia’s vision for streaming games for consumers was built on a strong technology foundation, it has not gained the traction with users that we had hoped for so we have made the difficult decision to discontinue our Stadia streaming service.” ”

Stadia’s struggles were no secret. its First-party studios closed In more than a year, with service “prioritylessOne year later. While it was an interesting experiment, some experiments are destined to fail. Rest in peace, Stadia.

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