PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) will get cross-play assist in early October. PUBG gamers on Xbox One and PS4 will be capable to match and play towards 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 as we speak, and it’s restricted to console cross-platform play so PS4 and Xbox One gamers received’t be matching towards 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 occasions, 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 are enabling cross-save and cross-play assist. The boundaries to cross-play assist had been lowered final 12 months, after Sony ultimately backed down on each Fortnite and Rocket League cross-play with a brand new coverage change. Bungie can be enabling cross-save on Future 2 this week, and we’re anticipating to see cross-play for Name of Responsibility: Fashionable Warfare sooner or later, too.