Google Stadia is expanding to include additional countries

Google Stadia is expanding to include additional countries ...

According to a 9 to 5 Google report, Google Stadia is expanding to new areas. The cybersleuths over there studied the content of the new software update and discovered a few fascinating things.

A Claim All button is now available for Stadia Pro subscribers, like most subscription based game streaming services. Till now, players had to manually accept every new title.

So this is great news for anyone, like me, who doesn't have enough self-control to only claim what they want. If I see free, I must claim everything. It's a curse.

The new version includes some language support. Following the announcement a few months ago that Google Stadia will be available in Mexico, new Mexican Spanish support is being added to the platform. Whats also being added is Spanish support for Latin America as well as Caribbean Spanish support.

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To be clear, there is no reason why people in Mexico, Latin America, and the Carribean would not have previously used Stadia. It just depended on those who spoke one of the already supported languages. The availability was already there. Now, the access is just official and simple.

The only place Stadia isn't available at all is Turkey or Cyprus, which makes the final language pack a bit different. Turkish is now supported alongside all of the Spanish updates in the 4.26 update.

It was possible, but it was a chore.

Google Stadia defaults to the language of a users google account. It's a straightforward workaround for players in countries across the world who want to use Stadia but cant.

Even if you did all the maneuvering required to play Stadia, you still had to deal with latency issues. This is especially critical when it comes to cloud streaming.

Hopefully the addition of these new languages will lead to additional data centers. And extending support for more countries is always beneficial, irrespective of the service.

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