While Sony did nothing, Nintendo and Microsoft just embraced cross-play

Thursday is a special day for Nintendo fans: its the day the company pushes all of the week’s new releases to the Nintendo eShop – and today’s headline release brings cross-play between Xbox One and Nintendo Switch for one of the industry’s biggest games: Minecraft. But wait, didn’t Minecraft come to the Nintendo Switch last …

Nintendo Switch Minecraft players now viewable on Xbox One friend lists

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Nintendo and Xbox group up for crossplay. Why not Sony?

Microsoft and Nintendo are certainly looking cozy together these days. The latter just released a trailer promoting the new crossplay available between the Xbox One and Switch — and it’s most notable for who’s not in it rather than who is. The game which supports this new friendship is Minecraft. Here’s the trailer for this collaboration between …

Nintendo And Microsoft Are Rubbing Sony’s Face In It

We’re conditioned to expect console makers to be bitter rivals, continuously at each other’s throats in a battle for market supremacy. However sometimes, the opponent of an opponent can be a friend.We got a pointer throughout E3 that the PS4, unlike many other platforms on Earth, does not support crossplay between consoles. That suggests that …

Nintendo and Xbox fire shots at Sony with brand-new crossplay video

Nintendo and Xbox fire shots at Sony with new crossplay video The cross-play dispute warms up with brand-new promo.The question of having the ability to play games with players across platforms has ended up being more and more pertinent in the in 2015 with Sony persisting and not desiring to allow it. On the flipside, …

Nintendo server upkeep will interfere with Minecraft, eShop today

Nintendo is going to perform some server maintenance this week that will trigger some interruptions for certain players. Minecraft is the very first set up for a disruption, which will begin tonight for players in North America. That’ll be followed by disruptions to some online gameplay for some undefined video games, difficulty buying from the …