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By Steven Wong   //   June 15, 2015 7:20 AM

Nvidia Shield Android TV Gets 1.2 Update

The Shield Android TV, Nvidia's flagship entertainment device, received a big update this morning. Details for the 1.2 software update range from improved streaming performance to additional apps.

By John Gaudiosi   //   June 8, 2015 4:30 PM

Interview: Contrast Developer Discusses Shield Android TV

Contrast, the adventure game, in which players control a three-dimensional imaginary friend, is an Nvidia Shield Android TV launch game.  Sam Abbott, director of marketing at Compulsion Games, discusses the more casual side of Android TV gaming this exclusive interview.

By Steven Wong   //   June 6, 2015 9:30 AM

The 5 Best Role-Playing Games on Android

You can get a deep role-playing experience using Android powered devices like the Nvidia Shield tablet, portable, and Android TV. Here are the 5 of the best games currently available for your system, so you can visit far off worlds anytime.

By Steven Wong   //   June 3, 2015 6:00 PM

Play on the Grid: Homefront

Homefront is now available to play on the Nvidia Grid PC game streaming service. Experience a dystopian future where North Korea rises to become a military superpower and invades the Western United States. Play from your Nvidia Shield tablet, portable or Android TV to fight for freedom and reclaim the United States.

By Steven Wong   //   May 30, 2015 8:00 AM

5 of the Best Pixel Art Games for Android

Go retro with these pixel art games for Android, and head back to a more innocent and brutally unforgiving era in video gaming. Then marvel at how these classic style games can provide an unrelenting challenge, while playing on a device like the Nvidia Shield tablet, portable or Android TV console. All of which deliver more power than any old school arcade cabinet or console.

By Steven Wong   //   May 28, 2015 2:45 PM

Nvidia officially launched the Shield and Shield Pro Android TV consoles

Today, at the Google I/O conference, Nvidia officially launched two versions of the Nvidia Shield console system. While both models feature the same powerful Tegra X1 chip, which brings Android entertainment to an all-new level, the Shield Pro has a 500 GB hard drive.

By Steven Wong   //   May 27, 2015 4:45 PM

Play on the Grid: FEAR 3

FEAR 3 is now available to play from the Nvidia Grid game streaming service. Experience the supernatural sibling rivalry, delivered straight to your Nvidia Shield tablet, portable, or console. Backed by the power of the Grid, you'll get to enjoy every blood spattered moment. 

By John Gaudiosi   //   May 26, 2015 6:00 AM

Amazon Outs Nvidia Shield Pro Console

As the official launch of the Nvidia Shield console draws close, Amazon accidentally reveals a second model, which was removed from listing soon after it was leaked.

By Steven Wong   //   May 22, 2015 4:30 PM

Top 5 Fantastically Weird Android Games

Looking for some Android games that are a little out of the ordinary? We've got you covered. Check out these 5 games that defy reality. As always, thing are amped up when playing on an Nvidia Shield device, including the tablet, portable, and console systems.

By Steven Wong   //   May 19, 2015 5:30 PM

Play on the Grid: La-Mulana

The ancient ruins of La-Mulana await you on the Nvidia Grid, which can stream the extremely challenging retro platforming game straight to your Shield table, console, or portable device. Try it and experience one of the toughest adventures of your life.

By Steven Wong   //   May 14, 2015 5:30 PM

5 Android Games You'll Love Wasting Time With

People often say that video games are a waste of time. Well, they may be right, but that's a good thing. Here are 5 games for your Android device that will eat up all your time. These games play great on the Nvidia Shield tablet, portable, and console.

By Steven Wong   //   May 13, 2015 6:00 PM

Play On the Grid: Bionic Commando

Bionic Commando swings its way onto the Nvidia Grid streaming service, just in time to take advantage of 1080p, 60 frames per second game streaming technology. Use a powerful bionic arm to swing across a devastated city and take on massive foes. Only the Grid provides high resolution, fast, game streaming - and you can only access the service from your Nvidia Shield tablet, console, or portable device.

By Steven Wong   //   May 8, 2015 4:30 PM

Play it On the Grid: LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes is available to stream from the Nvidia Grid straight to your Shield tablet, portable or Android TV console. Take the role of your favorite Marvel super hero, travel across LEGO Manhattan, and fight villains to foil their evil plots.

By Steven Wong   //   May 6, 2015 6:30 PM

10 of the Best Free Android Games

It doesn't matter whether you're playing on a phone, tablet or Android TV enabled console like the Nvidia Shield, some of the best games around are free. Here are ten quality games that offer great graphics and gameplay that don't cost a penny to play.

By John Gaudiosi   //   May 5, 2015 4:30 PM

Pure Pool Developer Shoots For Perfection

Voofoo Studios has released Pure Pool, on mobile exclusively for the Nvidia Shield Tablet. The virtual billiards game, designed exclusive for the Nvidia Shield Tablet featureshigh resolution visuals and builds a DNA profile as you play, creating an AI interpretation of yourself and friends. Mark Williams, technical director at Voofoo Studios, explains what’s in store in this exclusive interview.