Google shows us 10 upcoming games from the Stadia Makers program
Last year Google announced the Stadia Makers program, a way for small developers to bring their games to Google Stadia with help and funding from Google. Today Google showed us a glimpse at the next 10 upcoming games from the Stadia makers program.
In today’s Google Stadia blog post, Google gave us a road map as to when we can expect some of these new Stadia Makers games to launch. The first game The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark which will be launching on Stadia April 15th, with the first game in the Darkside Detective series releasing on the Stadia store today, allowing players to catch up with the series.
The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark
The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark is a serial adventure game where you help a duo of investigators crack the supernatural cases and puzzles in the city of Twin Lakes. Whether it’s a noise complaint due to ritual-performing neighbours or Mothman loitering around the porchlight at night, Detective McQueen and his sidekick Officer Patrick Dooley are just a text-box away! Point and click your way through six new cases as you get to the bottom of each mystery.
Hundred Days – Winemaking Simulator
Hundred Days – Winemaking Simulator will be launching on Google Stadia on May 13th, developed by Broken Arms Games. You can check out some information about the game below:
Hundred Days is a winemaking simulation game, putting you in charge of managing a small and abandoned winery. From selecting the types of vine you want to grow to naming your final product, every decision of the challenging business of winemaking will be in your hands.
FORECLOSED is the next game that will be coming to Google Stadia and will be launching sometime this summer.
FORECLOSED is a narrative-driven action-adventure set in a cyberpunk world filled with action, suspense, and experimental augmentations. Follow the story of Evan Kapnos in this sleek comic book-styled game as he unravels the conspiracy behind his identity foreclosure. Who is responsible and why?
Figment 2: Creed Valley
Figment 2: Creed Valley is expected to launch on Stadia Fall 2021.
Figment 2: Creed Valley is an action-adventure game set in the human mind. Nightmares are spreading chaos and have overrun once-peaceful lands. Join Dusty as you make your way through puzzles, musical boss fights, and unique environments. Face your fears head-on.
GRIME currently has no release date, other than coming soon.
Destroy… Absorb… Grow… GRIME is a fast and unforgiving action-adventure RPG in which you crush your foes with living weapons that mutate form and function. Consume your enemies’ remains with a black hole to strengthen your vessel as you break apart a world of anatomical horror and intrigue.
SHE DREAMS ELSEWHERE
SHE DREAMS ELSEWHERE also has no release date other than coming soon.
SHE DREAMS ELSEWHERE is a surreal adventure RPG about dreams and the extent to which they mirror reality. You play as Thalia, an anxiety-ridden, comatose woman on a journey to confront the nightmares preventing her from awakening, while also finding out how exactly this mess happened in the first place.
Merek’s Market also has no release date, other than coming soon.
Merek’s Market is a chaotic crafting game about running a medieval shop. We’ve all been the one buying weapons and armor from a shop but what is it like to run one? Strange customers? Yes. Over the top crafting challenges? You bet. A shop cat? Absolutely!
Death Carnival is listed as coming soon to Stadia, however, we have done an interview with Furyion Games, and while we didn’t get a release date, we did get some more information on the game. You can check that article out here.
Death Carnival is a fast-paced top-down shooter with extreme weapons & online multiplayer mayhem. In a future world, broken by war, humanity endures in a few overcrowded cities. To escape their bleak reality, many turn to televised combat sports, the most popular being Death Carnival. In this deadly game show, contestants must battle against hordes of monsters and machines for fame and fortune on live TV.
Jay and Silent Bob: Chronic Blunt Punch
Also listed as coming to Google Stadia soon.
Jay and Silent Bob: Chronic Blunt Punch is a colorful side-scrolling tag-team beat-em-up where players swap back and forth between our heroes on the fly or perform special moves simultaneously with a friend. Our heroes embark on an epic adventure from the humble corners where they ply their trade to the gates of hell itself.
SkyClimbers is a game that the Stadia community really pushed to get onto Google Stadia, so it is nice to see this one on the list, however, we don’t have a current release date as to when the game is coming.
Build your kingdom, choose your class, and tame monsters in this multiplayer city building and open-world action RPG that takes place in a procedurally generated anime-themed metaverse.
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