Rocket League's promised Friends List feature, which provides an easier way for players across multiple platforms to play together, has been given a solid release date. That special day is 19th February.
Developer Psyonix has put together the handy video up above to guide you through what you can expect to see; it's a feature that players have been wanting for quite a while, especially with the recent surge of interest for cross-platform play appearing everywhere you look.Psyonix recently shared a roadmap for spring 2019, promising this Friends Update and plenty more besides. If you love playing the game on Switch, things are looking as fun as ever.
Last October, the CEO of Psyonix released a public statement via Reddit about the current state of cross-platform play in Rocket League. At the time, it was mentioned how it would take a while to unify the community.
In a news post over on the Rocket League Items website, Psyonix has now revealed full cross-platform play has officially gone live in the game. Alongside finer details, Psyonix issued a special thanks to its "friends and colleagues at PlayStation" for allowing PS4 users to www.mmobc.com play alongside Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC players. Here's the full message below:With special thanks to all of our friends and colleagues at PlayStation, we are thrilled to announce that starting RIGHT NOW, Rocket League has entered the PlayStation Cross-Play Beta program! Players on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and Steam can now randomly matchmake with or against each other in all Online match types (i.e. Casual, Competitive, and Extra Modes).