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By Steven Wong   //   September 30, 2015 6:30 AM

Nvidia Grid Becomes GeForce Now: Why Now is Better

Nvidia will officially launch the GeForce Now (formerly Nvidia Grid) video game streaming subscription service starting on October 1st to coincide with updates coming to the Shield Android TV set top box. Here are some of the changes that are coming, and how Nvidia is looking to pioneer the future of game streaming.

By Steven Wong   //   September 11, 2015 1:00 PM

Apple's Steady Advance Into the Gaming World

The Apple TV isn't the video game console upstart many hoped it would be. Or is it? It could be that Apple is playing a little set-top box slight of hand.

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.