August 14, 2022

What you need to know

  • Five games published by Atari will be coming to Google Stadia throughout 2022.
  • The five games are Centipede: Recharged, Black Widow: Recharged, Asteroids: Recharged, Kombinera, and Breakout: Recharged.
  • Atari is celebrating its 50th anniversary today.

Classic games publisher Atari will be bringing five games from its catalog to Stadia throughout the rest of the year, Google announced today. The list includes four titles from the publisher’s Recharged series, which remasters and updates classic arcade titles for modern hardware, and one original game that recently released for other platforms.

The first Atari game coming to Stadia is Centipede: Recharged later this week on Friday, July 1. The updated version features new visuals, a 16:9 field of play, a dozen new powerups, and the ability to play any level or mode with a friend in local co-op. Google announced that Stadia Pro subscribers will be able to claim the game when it launches, while others can purchase it from the store for $10.