Free Play Days

During a Free Play Days event, if you're a Stadia Pro subscriber you can play a game on Stadia during a specific period of time without having to purchase it. During this time you'll have access to the full game.

To see details about how long you can play a game for free, visit its details page in the Stadia Store. After the Free Play Days are over, you can choose to purchase the game to continue playing.

How do I play a game during Free Play Days?

During a game's Free Play Days event, if you have an active subscription to Stadia Pro, just go to the game's details page in the Stadia Store and select Play free and then Play Stadia Play button.

After you launch the game for the first time, it will appear in your library, where it can be played at no charge during the Free Play Days event.

FAQ

Will I be able to access the whole game during the Free Play Days event?
During a specified period of time, you'll be able to play the complete game. If the Free Play Days event is for a bundle, you'll be able to play with any add-ons the bundle includes. After the Free Play Days event ends, you'll need to purchase the game if you want to keep playing. Please note that consumable add-ons, such as in-game currency, won't be included for free.

What happens to my save data after a Free Play Days event ends?
Any save data created during Free Play Days will remain intact after the event is over. If you purchase a game after the Free Play Days period ends, you'll be able to continue where you left off.

Can I unlock achievements during Free Play Days?
Yes! Any achievements you unlock for a game during its free play period will continue to be associated with your Stadia account after the free gameplay period is over.

I captured screenshots or clips of the game during Free Play Days. Can I access them after the event ends?
Yes. After the Free Play Days event is over, you'll be able to access clips or screenshots you captured during the event, even if you don't purchase the game.

I'm a member of a family group. Do I need a family manager's permission to play during Free Play Days?
If you have a supervised account, you can play for free during a Free Play Days event if you have an active Stadia Pro subscription. However, you'll have to request your family manager's permission to play the game for the first time, and you won't be able to play if the game's content rating has been restricted for you by your family manager.
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