Minecraft cross-play has lastly come to PlayStation 4. The ultimate holdout on the block-builder’s platform-agnostic ambitions, Sony has lastly agreed to irrespective of phrases it needed to. Minecraft: Bedrock Model is now on PS4, which signifies that PC, Xbox One, Change, cell, and PlayStation 4 followers can all play collectively like the good large happy family they’re.
Now that Minecraft: Bedrock Model is on PS4 – as a free substitute should you occur to already private the game – the multi-platform launch now shares unified code all through every mannequin. Which means cross-play now works all through each factor, however it absolutely moreover means PS4 will get updates similtaneously completely different platforms, along with the Minecraft Market and its selection assortment of worlds, skins, and minigames.
PC’s Java Model of Minecraft continues to be a separate mannequin that will solely be part of with completely different Java Model avid gamers all through Dwelling home windows, MacOS, and Linux. In case you want to play alongside along with your console pals, you’ll nonetheless need Bedrock Model, which is in the intervening time solely on the market on Dwelling home windows 10 by means of the Microsoft Retailer.
Attempt a trailer for our nice multi-platform future beneath.
No matter a great deal of cross-play enchancment on titles ranging from Fortnite to Rocket League, cross-play continues to be not a guarantee, and PS4 has often been the final platform to undertake the function. Proper right here’s hoping we’re on the verge of a additional open future for multi-platform multiplayer video games.