The 12 Games Revealed for Google Stadia’s Launch 2024

Google is all set to bring its newest and biggest inclusion to the gaming realm – Google Stadia. Let’s just set aside the expectations gamers and enthusiasts have from the service and the varying opinions critics have in store. Information regarding the Stadia subscription is becoming more apparent now and the games that were planned to launch alongside the service were initially 12 but now the number has been increased to 22. However, there are some short-scale, exclusive and triple-A titles that are brought to the cloud-based platform.

Since Stadia relies on cloud-powered gaming and if you are yet to avail it, make sure you enhance your internet speed as the prime requisite to leverage the cloud system is the availability of a steady internet connection. You can find credible internet service providers at if that’s the case. Once that’s ensured, here are the following games you can try on Stadia all at once.

1. Kine

Probably one of the simplest games on the list, Kine is a 3D puzzle game no longer limited to the console generation. The game is set to launch alongside Google Stadia and gamers can experience the realm of solving complex 3D puzzles by taking on the roles of three robots who are aspiring musicians but to make their struggles fruitful, they must solve every puzzle and challenge that comes their way.

2. Thumper

A rhythm violence game with no apparent gore or blood yet Thumper surrounds the experience in an eerily thrilling way. The action-filled rhythm game features music by Brian Gibson which adds more to its appeal. As for the mechanics, you control a metal beetle on a track where you tackle numerous obstacles, creepy creatures, and thrilling boss battles. The game is available on VR as well but solving all nine levels on a cloud-based system of Stadia will be an experience of its own.


Now this one is a Google Stadia exclusive. Another puzzle adventure game, GYLT takes on the creepier side of solving mind-boggling and jumpscare-ridden puzzles. We all have our own set of fears but if yours surfaces in-game, you are bound to jump right on the edge. Hide from the unknown and solve puzzles as you proceed. You cannot choose to do either of the two. Stealth gameplay is the key here but make sure you are following the story correctly as every action you make shapes the next decision toward victory.

4. Samurai Shodown

SNK has been successful in reviving the original 1993 Samurai Shodown series with a new revamped version of the game. It took those years but the efforts were worthwhile. Soon the game has been greenlit for a Stadia launch. The gameplay will remind you of the original game but with hi-res graphics and mechanics. You will face a showdown with all the original characters along with some new additions to the list.

5. Just Dance 2024

Another rhythm game coming to Stadia is Just Dance 2024. A famous game amongst teens, adults, and children, you shouldn’t hesitate to join the dance moves shrill and get your groove going on the moment it launches on the Stadia platform. Even the cutesy Baby Shark song by Pinkfong is a part of the soundtrack list. As for now, 40 mainstream songs have been confirmed. You will be getting a taste of everything. From the punk-pop feels of Panic! At the Disco to the gloomy vibes by Billie Eilish, Ubisoft has done it once again for a game worthwhile for party-loving gamers.

6. Destiny 2: The Collection

The Destiny 2 game series by Bungie still holds a visible name in the gaming world. The game supports both multi and single-player, therefore, it fits the cloud-based gaming concept Google has put all of its faith in and is letting gamers feel the same. Choose your fighter from a variety of characters in the role-playing game. Collect weapons as you proceed and amplify the loot you find for better chances of winning.

7. Rise of the Tomb Raider

Action-adventure games are aplenty but the voyages Lara Croft ventures on to in Tomb Raider shaped a new face to existing video games. There’s a lot to explore but the plot mainly revolves around discovering the city of Kitezh and everything that’s hidden in the tombs of the ancient city. The Tomb Raider series follows a similar notion in every game and yet players get to experience something new each time.

8. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

We have been blessed with technology that renders cinematic visuals. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition fully leveraged game cinematography and gave life to Lara’s story once again. The key is to survive and make churning decisions with every move you make. The game is likely to be green-lit for the next generation of consoles but Stadia entered the bigger picture before any new generation console could. If you haven’t played the game already and want to uncover the hidden secrets of Yamatai Island, you can do so on Stadia.

9. Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Shadow of the Tomb Raider completes the trilogy. The Definitive Edition saw its release on PC systems and consoles so it’s a given the triple-A title had to secure its spot on Stadia. Other than exploring abandoned tombs, players get to explore the backstory of Lara Croft and the rigid hurdles she had to face throughout her journeys. So, if you are curious enough to know what happens in the final chapter of Lara’s lore, the game is worth a play.

10. Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

Set in ancient Greece, the Assassin’s Creed series does it again with Odyssey, giving players the chance to relive the ancient history of Greece by taking on the role of a Spartan hero. Parkouring around Greek remnant in adventurous gameplay, you have a lot to explore and unfold. The game mechanics have not changed and still stay true to the roots but with improved graphic art, resolution and gameplay quality.

11. Moral Kombat 11

If the violent content in the prior Mortal Kombat games wasn’t enough, wait until you play the eleventh installment of the series. The appealing character design is what hooks you to the game the moment you watch its trailer but the gameplay is even more extraordinary and revamped. You not only get to play as the fan-favorite Scorpio but old characters from MK 3 have made a comeback as well. Fans had their hopes up for Sindel and weren’t left disappointed. If you believe Google Stadia is your cup of tea, you can try out the world-renowned game on a cloud system right away.

12. Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2 has earned a loyal fanbase for itself. Created and published by Rockstar Games, the game takes you to the rift-filled world of cowboys dating back to 1899. In an open-world game, the wild west is yours to explore but proceed stealthily. You never know who’s there to send vengeful gangs after you. You are out there to survive so sling your guns and take down enemies before you succumb to their rules.