The second that Rocket League followers have been ready for has arrived, with the sport’s developer Psyonix announcing that full cross-platform play is now accessible, permitting PS4 gamers to lastly have interaction in cross-play with not solely PC gamers, however Xbox One and Nintendo Switch gamers as nicely.
“Right now’s announcement is a vital one for us right here at Psyonix, as a result of we all know how a lot our group has wished FULL cross-platform assist for fairly a while,” mentioned Psyonix’s Jeremy Dunham within the announcement.
Beforehand, PS4 homeowners had been restricted to enjoying in opposition to gamers on their very own platform or with homeowners of the PC model of the sport, with Sony’s strict coverage relating to cross-play being the one main hurdle obstructing play with different consoles.
The change in Sony’s coronary heart comes only some months after the corporate’s determination to permit cross-play for Fortnite on the PS4 because of the recreation’s immense reputation.
“Following a complete analysis course of, SIE has recognized a path towards supporting cross-platform options for choose third celebration content material,” mentioned Sony’s PlayStation staff on the time.
In line with Psyonix, the ‘Cross-Platform Play’ characteristic will now be enabled by default, and can enable gamers to create or be part of non-public matches throughout all platforms, with a significant replace bringing cross-platform celebration assist later within the 12 months.