In the world of gaming, cross-compatibility between platforms has all the time bene a little bit of a white whale. While most gamers hope for it, console makers and recreation publishers haven’t all the time been so prepared. Until lately.
Microsoft, Nintendo and PC recreation makers have began making video games extra cross-compatible. Most notably, the businesses have made Fortnite Battle Royale, the most important recreation of the yr, cross-compatible on the Switch, Xbox, iOS, and PC. Yes, there’s a large identify lacking from that listing.
But immediately, Microsoft and Nintendo are seemingly placing salt within the wound with a brand new trailer for Minecraft.
Rather than specializing in the sport, the trailer’s complete thesis is centered round the truth that it gives cross-play between Xbox and the Switch. In the video, you’ll be able to see a Switch participant and an Xbox participant gaming collectively within the fantastic world of Minecraft.
The tag line on the finish reads “Better Together.”
Long story brief, cross play is going on within the gaming world. Finally. Whether or not Sony chooses to catch up is anybody’s guess.