But cross-platform gaming doesn't just let people play together, it makes it easier to leave one platform behind entirely, as players bring their progress and friends lists with them.
Check out the trailer for yourself below! Nintendo stock has exploded out of the Wii U gutter on massive Switch sales, while the Xbox One has been somewhat of a disappointment. In the video, you can see a Switch player and an Xbox player gaming together in the wonderful world of Minecraft.
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German vehicle makers Volkswagen , Daimler and BMW build vehicles at plants in the US. "Build them here!" he added. German automakers are reportedly poised to support ending all auto tariffs between Europe and the U.S.
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The sanctions, which were renewed on Friday, were originally introduced under an executive order originally put in place in 2008. However North Korean state media has reported that Mr Trump agreed to "lift sanctions" as relations progress.
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The La Celeste boss highlighted a key point that many people seem to have forgotten - There are no easy games during a World Cup. It's not a question of defending with one or four or five players, or to play more defensively or offensively.
Sony's PlayStation 4 was the bestselling platform, and it remains the top-selling console this year to date.
But wait, didn't Minecraft come to the Nintendo Switch a year ago? No other official PlayStation or Fortnite sources have shared the bundle so far, but Sony PlayStation Italia is Facebook-verified, so.it looks pretty legit.
Hot on the heels of Nintendo and Microsoft embracing each other with Minecraft crossplay, Sony has revealed an exclusive console sponsored by one of the games that stirred up the crossplay conversation: Fortnite.
Sony Online Entertainment's former chief executive John Smedley suggested that the real reason behind Sony blocking cross-play was money. "They didn't like it when someone bought something on an Xbox and used it on a PlayStation".
When hackers revealed an unpatchable exploit allowing deep system access in all existing Switch consoles back in April, some industry watchers anxious that this would lead to widespread piracy for copyrighted games on the system. As such, this is the first time that a Nintendo commercial prominently features an Xbox controller.