PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) will get cross-play assist in early October. PUBG gamers on Xbox One and PS4 will be capable of match and play in opposition to one another. Check servers would be the first to supply cross-play in late September, with common PUBG servers anticipated to get the replace in early October.
Microsoft unveiled the PUBG cross-play assist throughout its Xbox Inside stream at Gamescom earlier right now, and it’s restricted to console cross-platform play so PS4 and Xbox One gamers gained’t be matching in opposition to PC gamers. “Our first aim with cross platform play was for 100 gamers from each console communities to have the ability to play in the identical match,” explains Cecilia Lee, Group Supervisor at PUBG Company. “Our second aim was to enhance our matchmaking instances, which we anticipate to be shorter for as a result of wider matchmaking pool.”
PUBG is the most recent in a line of high video games which can be enabling cross-save and cross-play assist. The obstacles to cross-play assist had been lowered final yr, after Sony finally backed down on each Fortnite and Rocket League cross-play with a brand new coverage change. Bungie can also be enabling cross-save on Future 2 this week, and we’re anticipating to see cross-play for Name of Responsibility: Trendy Warfare sooner or later, too.