We’re excited to announce that State Share, Stadia’s new and improved feature, will launch on January 20. Capture a playable part of a game and instantly share it with your friends to try it out for themselves.
– Stadia (@GoogleStadia) January 15, 2021
You will be able to challenge other players to undertake a mission from the same point and under the same circumstances as you, including the same starting location, objectives, difficulty level and loading. If someone shares a state far ahead of where you are, you’ll be able to jump and use weapons and items you might not have unlocked without affecting your own progress.
Since the Hitman games encourage players to get creative in completing their missions, they seem like a great showcase for the state sharing feature, as you might be able to see how other players are embracing the game. same scenario. It’s not hard to imagine banners encouraging their viewers to try to copy them or take a different approach to an assassination.
The first title to use state share was Crayta, which allows you to create and share your own games. However, the feature was only in beta when the game debuted in June. Google says it will add state share to more Stadia titles in the future.