Tag Archive: Multiplayer

Stadia will have free online multiplayer and won’t work with Android TVs

A few more tidbits from Stadia head Phil Harrison.

What you need to know Stadia Base will support online multiplayer games for free. Publishers will have the option to create subscription-based plans to access a library of its games. At launch, Stadia will not support Android TVs.

Google Stadia has been causing a lot of excitement at E3 about the future of gaming. Recently, Stadia head Phil Harrison sat down for an interview and revealed some more  [Read More…]

Go up against real intelligence with these multiplayer PlayStation VR games

PSVR’s library of games keeps growing, and it continues to attract some gems. One thing about virtual reality, mostly due to the physical nature of the headset, is that it can be a bit of a solitary experience. If you’d like your gaming experience to entail meeting some new friends or duking it out against human intelligence, we’ve rounded up the best multiplayer games for PlayStation VR.

★ Featured favorite Werewolves Within

A game based on  [Read More…]

You’ll still need PlayStation Plus to play multiplayer games on EA Access

Best answer: Probably not. EA Access does not require Xbox Live Gold on Xbox One, so it’s safe to guess that you won’t need PlayStation Plus to use it on PS4.

Amazon: PlayStation Plus 12 Month Membership ($ 60) Amazon: PlayStation Plus 3 Month Membership ($ 25) What is EA Access?

EA Access is a digital game subscription service that gives you access to a catalog of EA-published and developed games. Members also receive a 10% discount  [Read More…]

Does Stadia support split screen multiplayer?

Best answer: Yes. Through Stadia’s Stream Connect technology, people will be able to play local couch multiplayer with various split-screen displays available.

Bring couch co-op back: Chromecast Ultra ($ 70 at Amazon) What is Stream Connect?

Stream Connect is Google’s way of bringing local multiplayer experiences back. Because modern games have become so intensive, consoles can no longer render two or more scenes simultaneously on the same screen. Stadia, however, is not a console, and since its  [Read More…]

These are the best multiplayer games for Android!

Gaming is always better with friends in the mix!

Mobile gaming has come a long way in the past few years. These days, you’re not only able to play outstanding games on your phone, but there are so many awesome games you can play with friends.

While I still lament the loss of split-screen multiplayer experiences on console gaming, online multiplayer for mobile just makes sense and has reached the point where we can now get some  [Read More…]

Get better multiplayer performance by changing your PS4’s NAT type

Your NAT type might well be holding you back in online multiplayer games. Here’s how to open it up.

Network Address Translation (NAT) is a big part of connectivity for online multiplayer games, deciding how incoming traffic is handled. For gamers, NAT can play a huge role in who you can play with, establishing barriers if it’s not set up right.

There are a bunch of reasons you may have a strict or even double NAT showing  [Read More…]

The best multiplayer games for your Oculus Go

Get your friends and family in on the fun

The Oculus Go has countless game and apps for you to enjoy. But, playing games by yourself is something we can always do no matter what device we’re on. After that huge spiel during F8 about connecting with your friends and family, why not try and find something to play together? Games are always that much more fun when you have someone to share them with.

So, strap  [Read More…]

Multiplayer lightsaber battles come to Star Wars: Jedi Challenges

Grab a friend and two headsets for nonstop duels.

Star Wars fans screamed in delight following the release of Lenovo’s Star Wars: Jedi Challenges AR headset last year, and those screams are about to get much louder following its latest expansion. Starting today, Jedi Challenges will allow you to go one-on-one in local multiplayer lightsaber battles.

Assuming you’ve got access to two of the Jedi Challenges headsets, you and a friend can engage in lightsaber duels like  [Read More…]

The best multiplayer games on PlayStation 4

Get your party going with the best of the best

Sometimes games are that much better when you’ve got your favorite people, or even a couple of strangers online, playing with you! If you and your buds are looking for a new game to get into, these are bound to spark an interest in your heart!

This list isn’t in order of best to least because all of these titles are pretty stellar!

Warframe Overwatch Minecraft Smite  [Read More…]

Best social multiplayer games to play at a party

Your smartphone is the key to an evening of sweet party games with friends!

Party games provide a great way for friends, new and old, to come together, share a laugh, and just have a good time. But with pretty much everyone owning a smartphone these days, the way we play party games has evolved.

While some might say it’s anti-social to be on your phone at party, these hilarious party games typically only require an Android  [Read More…]