Making purchases in the Stadia store

You can purchase games, add-ons, game subscriptions, and a Stadia Pro subscription in the Stadia Store using the Stadia app on your mobile device or via stadia.com on a computer.

Note: Some games offer add-ons and subscriptions for purchase in-game. To purchase an in-game add-on or subscription, follow the instructions in the game.

Purchase a game, add-on, or game subscription

In the Stadia app

  1. On your mobile device, open the Stadia appStadia icon.
  2. Tap Store.
  3. Scroll through the list of categories and tap the one you want, or go to the All Games category to see all games.
  4. Scroll through the list and tap on a game to see purchase options and add-ons.
  5. Tap Buy, or tap an add-on or game subscription.
    1. Tapping on an add-on or game subscription will open the details page for that item. To buy it, tap Buy or Subscribe.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the purchase.

Via stadia.com

  1. Launch Stadia on the web by visiting stadia.com using Google Chrome.
  2. Click Store.
  3. Scroll through the list of categories and click the one you want, or go to the All Games category to see all games.
  4. Scroll through the list and click on a game to see purchase options and add-ons.
  5. Click Buy, or click an add-on or game subscription.
    1. Clicking on an add-on or game subscription will open the details page for that item. To buy it, click Buy or Subscribe.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the purchase.

Purchase a Stadia Pro subscription

You can purchase a Stadia Pro subscription from the Stadia app or via stadia.com on a computer. The Stadia Pro subscription includes free games each month, and perks such as 4K HDR gaming and 5.1 surround sound. For more information on Stadia Pro, go here.

In the Stadia app

  1. On your mobile device, open the Stadia appStadia icon.
  2. Tap Store.
  3. Scroll through the list of categories and tap Stadia Pro Games.
  4. Scroll through the list of games and tap a game that you want to claim and haven’t already purchased.
  5. Tap Claim with Pro.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions to sign up for Stadia Pro.
  7. Return to the game that you want and claim it to add it to your library.

Via stadia.com

  1. Launch Stadia on the web by visiting stadia.com using Google Chrome.
  2. Click Store.
  3. Scroll through the list of categories and click Stadia Pro Games.
  4. Scroll through the list of games and click a game that you want to claim and haven’t already purchased.
  5. Click Claim with Pro.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions to sign up for Stadia Pro.
  7. Return to the game that you want and claim it to add it to your library.

 

Troubleshooting

To purchase games, add-ons or subscriptions on your Android device, you will need Google Play 15.1 or later to be installed. If you aren’t able to make a purchase, check to make sure your Google Play version is up to date. 

  1. On your mobile device, open the Google Play appGoogle Play store icon.
  2. In the upper left corner, tap MenuMenu and then About Google Play and then SettingsSettings icon.
  3. Scroll to the bottom of the screen to Play Store version.

If your version is out of date, tap Play Store version and follow the on-screen instructions to update Google Play.

 

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