Alternative products to Stadia

5 alternative and related products to Stadia

Stadia
A new gaming platform from Google
The future of gaming is not a box. Introducing Stadia, a new gaming platform from Google for playing AAA video games across all kinds of screens.
5 Alternatives to Stadia

Nintendo's new console for the home and your hands 👾

Nintendo Switch is designed to fit your life, transforming from home console to portable system in a snap. So you get more time to play the games you love, however you like.

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Vinh Pham
Vinh Pham- 🤤
My neglect of my Wii U was borderline criminal, but I've atoned for my error by spending a ton of time with my Switch. I think it's far from being a perfect gaming console, but it does the things it's trying to do really well by offering powerful enough gaming in a home system that you can take on the go. I'm excited about the upcoming games coming out this … See more
Vinh Pham
Vinh Pham- 🤤
I've always liked having a portable gaming device with me since being gifted a Gameboy when I was a kid growing up in the 90s. I love the versatility of being able to play my Switch on my tv and take it on the go when I need to.
Robert Bye
Robert Bye- Building products at Fueled in NYC
Zelda. That is all.
Around the web
The Verge
It's been almost a year since Nintendo launched its Switch Online service, and today the company announced the next big addition: access to SNES games, which will join the existing catalog of NES games already included with the service starting on September 5th.
The Verge
The Nintendo Switch can now run Android, turning the handheld into an Android tablet with access to Netflix, YouTube, Spotify, Twitch, a wide array of Android apps, and loads of classic game emulators, of course. Specifically, it's an unofficial port of LineageOS 15.1 based on Nvidia's own build for the Nvidia Shield TV set-top-box.
TechCrunch
Nintendo's Switch has now outsold its N64 console on lifetime sales, but prospects for the portable gaming system look mixed for the next year following a conservative sales forecast. Nintendo just announced its end of year financials, and in doing so it revealed that it sold 16.95 million Sw...
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A game subscription for mobile, desktop, and the living room

Apple Arcade will give customers the freedom to try any game from its handpicked collection of titles that are all-you-can-play, have no ads, ad tracking or additional purchases, and respect user privacy.

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Engadget
As with Apple News+, Apple Arcade works with family sharing -- so you can buy once and share the service with your family. Once signed up, there are no ads and no additional purchases need in any of these games. and to keep kids from playing too much, parental controls will be available inside the Screen Time tool in settings.
The Verge
Apple is unveiling a new Apple Arcade game subscription service today at the company's "show time" event. Unlike cloud gaming services from competitors like Sony, Microsoft, Google, and Nvidia, Apple's gaming subscription isn't designed to stream games to iOS devices. Instead, it's a subscription game service for titles that can be installed from the App Sto… See more
2 Alternatives to Apple Arcade

Microsoft's new game streaming service

Ultimately, Project xCloud is about providing gamers whether they prefer console or PC new choices in when and where they play, while giving mobile-only players access to worlds, characters and immersive stories they haven’t been able to experience before

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The Verge
Microsoft has been teasing its project xCloud game streaming service since October, and we're now starting to hear more details on how it will work. After a brief demo back in March, Microsoft is now allowing E3 attendees to get a first look at the service - which will get a preview in October.
IGN
The cloud-based streaming service is looking to expand gaming to every device, and trials start this year.
The Verge
Microsoft is unveiling its game streaming service for the first time today. Dubbed Project xCloud, it's designed to work across consoles, PCs, and even mobile devices. "Scaling and building out Project xCloud is a multi-year journey for us," explains Microsoft's cloud gaming chief Kareem Choudhry.
6 Alternatives to Microsoft X Cloud

Playstation gaming consoles

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Andrew Garden
Andrew Garden- Projects
Don't think there is the "very best", just the "most convenient" for you ;) I use Netflix via Chromecast, my Smart TV and the PS4. Really depends on the context, I'll use the Chromecast if I have my phone in hand; I'll use Netlix via Smart TV when my phone is dead; and Netflix on the PS4 if I get bored of running people over in GTA. They all run on 4K, so th… See more
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