cross-platform play

Critter taming cross-platform MMO Chimeraland has officially launched on mobile and PC

Last July we threw our spotlight on Chimeraland, an interesting-sounding open world MMO arriving to iOS, Android, and PC with a primary hook of...

The Pokemon Unite MOBA launches on Switch in July and mobile in September

Even though the best tortoise tank won't be there at launch, Pokemon Unite will be releasing sometime in July 2021 on the Switch as...

Sony’s claims that it’s open to cross-platform play are bogus, game devs say

Cross-platform play has been a hot-button issue for almost as long as online gaming has been commonplace, and for some time now, Sony has...
Is it just me or did this just stop at some point?

Hi-Rez Expo 2017: SMITE’s Corrupted Arena, adventures, and never saying never to an MMO

The Hi-Rez Expo's fall debut is over. The SMITE champions have been crowned. Switch and cross-platform play was announced. Upcoming gods were revealed. The news that...
Time to poke on home.

Massively on the Go: The Pokemon Let’s Go-Go Connection

Yes, we're going to talk about Pokemon Let's Go Eevee (or you can pretend its Pikachu if you just want to experience Pokemon Yellow again). No, it's...

Hi-Rez Expo 2018: SMITE is coming to Nintendo Switch with full cross-platform play

The Battlegrounds of the Gods just got bigger. During the keynote address at Hi-Rez Expo today, Titan Forge Games announced that SMITE is coming...
ExPLOsions! Overpowerin'

Activision knows the power of cross-play, but it will need some time to implement it

Blizzard is very familiar with the advantages of cross-platform play, because Hearthstone exists and does quite well for it with exactly that. But there...
No, we'd still prefer not.

Fallout 76 is still not going to have cross-play functionality

We learned a while back that Fallout 76 wouldn't have any cross-play functionality between platforms, and while the reasoning given stopped just shy of...
Someone won.

Fortnite is the first test subject as Sony begins working on cross-platform play

Get out your jazz hands and your "it's happening" t-shirts because yes, Sony is working on cross-platform play across the board. (We'll just ignore...

E3 2018: Hands-on with the superb (and hopefully Switch-bound) Black Desert Mobile

While I've had kind words to say about the potential for mobile in the past - particularly MMOARGs - I just haven't been able...

First impressions of State of Decay 2: Frolicking fun with friends and zombies

State of Decay 2 is out, and I know, I know, it's not an MMO, but it does have online multiplayer in a shared...

RuneScape and Old School RuneScape are adding cross-platform mobile play

Attention, RuneScape and Old School RuneScape players who have hitherto been chained to your desktops or laptops to play: Set yourselves free! Jagex just announced...

Xbox One opens the door to cross-network play

The barrier between console and PC players has lowered a notch this week with an announcement from Microsoft concerning the Xbox One. The company...