Google Stadia pre-orders available

Pre-orders will help you secure your Google Stadia name.

New info on the Google Stadia dropped today, including pre-order details and the option to purchase a special “Founder’s Edition” version. If you’re already sold on Google Stadia, you’ll likely want to get your pre-order in as soon as possible. This is because, if you pre-order versions like the Founder’s Edition, you’ll be able to secure your Google Stadia name.

Google Stadia Pre-Orders Available

You can pre-order the Founder's Edition of Google Stadia right now.
You can pre-order the Founder's Edition of Google Stadia right now.
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As noted above, Google Stadia pre-orders are now available for the Founder’s Edition. The Founder’s Edition price is listed at $129.99 and includes a Chromecast Ultra, three months of Stadia Pro, a three-month Buddy Pass used to gift Stadia Pro to someone else, a limited-edition controller, and the ability to secure your Google Stadia name.

Along with pre-orders comes information on the tiers available for Google Stadia. While you’ll get three months of Stadia Pro with the Founder’s Edition, there will also be a base tier available next year. Below, we’ve listed the features included with each tier.

Google Stadia - Base Edition

  • Free, available in 2020
  • 1080p resolution, 60 FPS
  • Stereo sound
  • Buy games whenever you want

Google Stadia - Pro

  • $9.99 per month
  • 4K resolution, 60 FPS
  • 5.1 surround sound
  • Buy games whenever you want
  • Additional free games released regularly, starting with Destiny 2: The Collection
  • Stadia Pro-exclusive discounts on select game purchases

Google Stadia is scheduled to release on November 14 and will include a solid lineup of titles like Baldur’s Gate III and Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Breakpoint. Stadia will also offer Destiny 2, and will support the newly announced cross-save progression.

After learning about Stadia, what are your thoughts? Do you plan to pre-order the Founder’s Edition, or will you wait until Stadia is released to make a purchase decision? Let us know down in the comments below!

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