Xbox One XSource: Matt Brown | Windows Central

Times have changed, and cross-play is a reality. Gaming platforms are closer than ever, with cross-platform multiplayer now supported on Xbox One, linking up with PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC, and more. Dozens of titles now bridge the void, allowing players to band together regardless of their chosen devices. We've wrapped up every Xbox One game that supports cross-play, alongside who they can play.

Best cross-play games for Xbox One in 2020

Call of Duty: Modern WarfareSource: Activision

While the adoption of cross-play is growing, a handful of titles have gone beyond with efforts to pair their addictive gameplay with truly open ecosystems. These all bridge Xbox One and PlayStation 4, two consoles formerly hampered software divides, with some also extending to PC, Mac, Linux, and mobile. If you're looking for cross-play action today, look no further than the below.

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Campaign

Warfare evolved: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

Activision's latest entry in the hit shooter franchise breaks the barriers, with cross-platform multiplayer and progression across Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. That covers its competitive and cooperative modes, as well as Warzone battle royale, with the option of controller or keyboard on Xbox One.

$60 at Best Buy
Fortnite Battle Royale

Epic royale: Fortnite

Available for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC

The epitome is cross-platform multiplayer and progression, Fortnite's free-to-play battle royale touches every device on the gaming scene. Join friends wherever they play, spanning Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC, Mac, iOS, and Android.

Free at Microsoft

Better together: Minecraft

With Microsoft's open vision for Minecraft realized, cross-platform multiplayer spans its "Bedrock" clients. That includes Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Windows 10 PCs, iOS, and Android, with currency and purchases translating between systems.

$30 at Best Buy
Rocket League

Rocket speed: Rocket League

Rocket-powered cars and soccer aren't your everyday pairing but establish the foundations of Rocket League. The adrenaline-fueled chaos now embraces cross-play for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC, Mac, and Linux.

$30 at Best Buy
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

Last man standing: PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) kickstarted the battle royale craze, challenging players to gear up, fight to the death, and claim their chicken dinner. It now boasts cross-play for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, bridging the two console clients.

$17 at Best Buy
Paladins Androxus

Arena battles: Paladins

Merging multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) games and competitive shooters, this free-to-play venture challenges Overwatch. Cross-play spans Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC, with mouse and keyboard support available, too.

Free at Microsoft

Full list of Xbox One cross-play games

Minecraft Village and Pillage UpdateSource: Microsoft

The full lineup of Xbox One titles with cross-platform multiplayer continues to grow, with all consoles now open to the practice, and more developers exploring its potential. Each implementation of cross-play differs, considering available platforms and the implications on gameplay or balancing. We've wrapped up every Xbox One game with cross-platform play so far, alongside supported platforms.

With the presence of cross-play on the rise into the next generation, expect new titles to join this list over the months ahead. Which Xbox One titles do you hope to see with cross-play support? Let us know in the comments section.



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