A test for the service will go live on Oct. 5 for a limited number of participants. These lucky few will have the chance to play the first game to be released on the service at no additional charge. This game is the latest entry in Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed series—Assassin's Creed Odyssey.
Google has hired Richard Marks, senior research engineer who has helped creating among the other things Eye Toy and PlayStation Eye since the PS2 era, and more recently PlayStation Move and PlayStation VR at Sony.
A new report from Kotaku claims that Google is very close to shipping a product, whether it is only a game streaming service or a console is yet to be discovered, which would be set to enter in competition with PlayStation and Xbox. According to Jason Schreier, the plan is based on three points: "1) Some sort of streaming platform, 2) some sort of hardware, and 3) an attempt to bring game developers under the Google umbrella, whether through aggressive recruiting or even major acquisitions."
Google published its annual Year In Review listed Keywords that were most searched in different categories. Surprisingly, for gaming category, "Flappy Birds" took the crown of most searched video game of 2014 beating Destiny and others
As 2013 is wrapping up in a few days it's time to talk about the facts. As per current Google's updated top 100 searched list of 2013, in gaming , PlayStation 4 stands as the ultimate ruler. Overall among the top 100 searches, PS4 stand at position 9.
PS4 is also a top tech gaming gadget searched in 2013. Overall it's 3rd most searched tech gadget topped by 2 smartphones i.e iPhone 5s and Samsung Galaxy S4. Here is the list of top 10 searches of 2013:
1. Nelson Mandela 2. Paul Walker 3. iPhone 5s 4. Cory Monteith 5. Harlem Shake 6. Boston Marathon 7. Royal Baby 8. Samsung Galaxy s4 9. PlayStation 4 10. North Korea
Cheers to PlayStation 4 for representing gaming as one of the most loveable things of 2013. Xbox One stands at the 19thpostiton and second most searched tech gaming gadgets of 2013. In games, 'GTA 5 Cheats' and 'Cube World' has made their position in top 100. Given below is Google's top searched 2013 chart list related to gaming:
9. PlayStaiton 4 35. GTA 5 Cheats 19. Xbox One 53. Cube World
Well, when we look at this list we come to know there is a world which exists beyond gaming. My personal favorite is Jennifer Lawrence at 23. You can enjoy viewing full top 100 searched in 2013 here.