4 Popular Cross-Platform Games

The greatness of modern gaming today is the accessibility factor for cross-platform gaming. Cross-platform which means multiple game titles are available for multiple systems at once; and can be played online using different consoles, be it for mobile, PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox, PS4.

Want to play Fortnite together, but one of your friends doesn’t have a gaming PC or Xbox? Not a problem, because now Fortnite can be played together from across platforms.

Quoted from gamedesigning, cross-platform games are games that can be played online through different game systems. For example, someone can play Call of Duty: Modern Warfare on their PS4 against someone playing on their Xbox One without any issues or hardware issues.

You will find more accessible games leaning towards cross-platform, as they allow more flexibility and gameplay options. Cross-platform itself is still in its early stages, and there are only a few games covering all platforms.

Fortnite

The king of battle royale games and arguably the best cross-platform game today. Fortnite provides a different playing sensation from the others. Interesting and totally innovative. Through cross-platform play, players can build forts, and shoot down other players in an addictive and competitive battle royale.

Dauntless

Dauntless is an action role-playing game by Epic games. It’s free to play and has a great aesthetic. That is to say, the gameplay too is pretty addcting; and often compared to Capcom’s popular franchise’s Monster Hunter. Here you are a hunter, tasked with defeating beasts called Behemoths. Like Monster Hunter, players will use materials gathered from killing monsters to craft more powerful equipment to take on tougher enemies.

Rocket League

RC car and football fans will fit in here.  Originally released in 2013, This fast paced, aggresive and addictive game has been quite popular ever since. It’s a great customization, multiple game modes with an e-Sports emphasis, Rocket league will easily become popular for years to come.

Paladins : Champions of the Realm

In this game you will take on the role of a judge or paladin, two factions that fight each other. You must always be in touch with team members if you want to win the game. There are various game modes such as team deathmatch, ranked, teams fight over maps for points, and the basic game mode, siege. Great gameplay modes along with creative mix of sci-fi and fantasy will satisfy gamers.

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