Google Stadia will offer refunds to anyone that purchased Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition and Farming Simulator 19, after those two games have already been on the service, before being added to Stadia Pro starting next month. Those that purchased the games will need to visit Google Stadia’s support page and file a request and wait for a response.
Activision has admitted the failure with Guitar Hero Live, and has announced that the program will soon be shuttered entirely, and that gamers who bought into the service are entitled to a refund. The refunds are open to those who purchased Guitar Hero Live on or after December 1, 2017 through January 1, 2019 in
In 2016 an Australian court ruled against Valve to the tune of $2.16 million, finding that Valve insufficiently advertised and refunding Australian Steam customers for purchases on the platform, which ran afoul of the country’s consumer laws. “This case sets an important precedent that overseas-based companies that sell to Australians must abide by our law.
UPDATE: The refund is faked according to a statement by CIG. Cloud Imperium spokesperson Dave Swofford tells Ars that “a lot of the information was fabricated” in the Reddit post. Swofford says the account in question was issued an individual refund of $330, not the $45,000 claimed in posted screenshots and videos which Swofford says