Google announced that paid version of the Stadia, Stadia Pro — the one with 4K, 60fps, HDR streaming — will launch this November with $9.99 per month price tag, game sold separately.
Users still have to purchase games separately to play(and own) them. However, Pro members will receive discounts and occasional free games. But these free games will be removed if users cancel their subscription.
Stadia Base, free version of the service, will launch sometime in 2020 with up to 1080p/60fps streaming.
In addition, Google also revealed the list of the games that would be on it’s store in launch day, which includes:
- Bandai Namco – Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2
- Bethesda – Doom Eternal, Doom 2016, Rage 2, The Elder Scrolls Online, Wolfenstein: Youngblood
- Bungie – Destiny 2
- Coatsink – Get Packed
- Codemasters – GRID
- Deep Silver – Metro Exodus
- Drool – Thumper
- Giants Software – Farming Simulator 19
- Larian Studios – Baldur’s Gate 3
- nWay Games – Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid
- Sega – Football Manager
- SNK – Samurai Shodown
- Square Enix – Final Fantasy XV, Tomb Raider Definitive Edition, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Shadow of the Tomb Raider
- 2K – NBA 2K, Borderlands 3
- Tequila Works – Gylt
- Warner Bros – Mortal Kombat 11
- THQ – Darksiders Genesis
- Ubisoft – Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey, Just Dance, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Tom Clancy’s The Division 2, Trials Rising, The Crew 2
Google Stadia will initially release on: USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Finland.