25 best crossplay games to play with friends!

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Crossplay is an option for us to play the same game across different platforms. In this article we've gathered 25 great games to play with friends who don't have the same console as you. Or if you or they have a PC and want to play between computer and video game. Check out the games on our list below, which go through the most varied styles and genres!

1.Fortnite

  • Crossplay between: PC (Launcher da Epic Games), PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS e Android
  • How to play: to play Fortnite with friends from other platforms, make sure everyone has an Epic Games account to add them to your squad in the friend list

Fortnite is a very fun game, with three very different modes. No matter how you play, you will be able to cooperate with your friends and survive against them, even if you play on different platforms. The most popular mode is Battle Royale, which has a legion of fans.



2. Minecraft: Bedrock Edition

  • Crossplay between: PC (Windows 10), PS4, Xbox One, Switch, iOS e Android
  • How to play: To take advantage of Minecraft crossplay, you will need to create a free Xbox Live account

Minecraft is an excellent game where each adventure is different from the last. Your task is to survive dangerous creatures, find resources, build buildings of all kinds and explore to the ends of the world. You can do all of this alone, but with friends it's certainly much better!

3. Call of Duty Modern Warfare + Warzone


  • Crossplay between: PC (Battle.net), PS4 e Xbox One
  • How to play: To use Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone crossplay, you must have a Call of Duty account to be able to form groups of friends, regardless of platform

Modern Warfare has been one of the most successful and impressive reboots in recent years, especially now that it's paired with the free-to-play Warzone. Both games are complete and varied, with a multitude of multiplayer modes that are best enjoyed in good company. And they are frequently updated with new content!


4.Rocket League

  • Crossplay between: PC (Steam), PS4, Xbox One e Nintendo Switch
  • How to play: to use crossplay with Rocket League just go to game options and check the box Play / Play on multiple platforms

If you like cars and football, why not go 2v1 and play one of the funniest online games of recent years? Rocket League is one of the best cooperative and competitive experiences today. Gather with your friends or face them to show who is the most skilled at hitting the ball while driving.

5. Brawlhalla

  • Crossplay between: PC (Steam), PS4, Xbox One e Nintendo Switch
  • How to play: To get the most out of crossplay, share your game room number with your friends so they can join

Brawlhalla is an excellent fighting game that is also free! The characters, all hand-drawn as if it were an animated series, are very different from each other and there are so many that you are sure to find your favorite character. The best thing about Brawlhalla is the number of different modes there are, so it's a perfect game to spend many afternoons with friends.


6. Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

  • Crossplay between: PC and PS4
  • How to play: make sure you and your friends are on the same Final Fantasy XIV server. Crossplay is integrated into the game itself

Seeing the quality, setting, plot and gameplay of a Final Fantasy turned into an MMORPG is an achievement worthy of praise. It is a game that is immense in content and powerful, both in playability and in the game's story. Therefore, it is highly appreciated that PC gamers can enjoy fantastic adventures together with their PC friends.


7.PUBG

  • Crossplay between: Xbox One e PS4
  • How to play: to use PUBG crossplay you need to have Gamer Tags (Xbox One) or PSN (PS4) username to add your friends and form squads

One of the first Battle Royales to popularize the genre, PUBG allows crossplay between Xbox One and PS4 players. Thanks to this, you can get together with your friends and fight to be the last one in each game. The task is not easy, as there are dangers in every corner.

8. Street Fighter V

  • Crossplay between: PC (Steam) e PS4
  • How to play: to use Street Fighter V crossplay with his friends, PS4 player must look for PC ID and invite him to his game room

One of the kings of fighting games! Street Fighter V is one of the most ideal titles to measure your skills against opponents from all over the world. Fortunately, now that it supports cross-game play between PC and PS4, you can show your friends who's boss in this type of game.


9. Mortal Kombat 11

  • Crossplay between: PS4 and Xbox One
  • How to play: to use crossplay in this game with your friends you must first activate the Krossplay option. You will then need to coordinate with a friend to enter the same room as Krossplay

We move on to another fighting game, this time much bloodier and graphically spectacular. There's nothing like summoning your inner Kombatant to beat up your friends using the crossplay function!


10. Forza Horizon 4

  • Crossplay between: PC (Windows 10) e Xbox One
  • How to play: To play Forza Horizon 4 on PC, you must do so through the Xbox Play Anywhere service. For this reason, crossplay is built into the game

Driving through the streets of Forza Horizon 4 is a joy, especially given the changing seasons and weather. If the game's challenges leave you wanting more, you're in luck! You can compete in races against other players, regardless of whether they do so on Xbox One itself or on PC. It is definitely the best crossplay racing game and also one of the few with this function.

11. Black Desert Online

  • Crossplay between: PS4 and Xbox One
  • How to play: it is necessary that you and your friends are playing on dedicated servers for crossplay and, of course, that you are on the same server

Black Desert is one of the most impressive MMORPGs in terms of graphics and great character creator. It offers much more than that, of course, as a very dynamic, action-focused combat. The game features extensive content with a good focus on progression. For this reason, nothing better than having friends by your side to brighten up the experience!

12. Ark: Survival Evolved

  • Crossplay between: PC (Windows 10) e Xbox One.
  • How to play: to use crossplay, PC gamers must play Ark: Survival Evolved through the Xbox Play Anywhere service. You will also need to add your friends to play together

Ark is one of the most popular survival games in recent years. The presence of dinosaurs can be intimidating, but the real danger lies with the players themselves. Feed, harvest, build, explore, tame dinosaurs and forge alliances.

13.Roblox

  • Crossplay between: PC (Windows 10), Xbox One, iOS e Android
  • How to play: crossplay is built into the game. The only important thing is to make sure you and your friends are on the same game and server. If you add them to your friends list, you can use the "Join the game" option

Roblox is one of the most varied and even endless experiences you can find in a game. The premise is that the entire community creates, shares and enjoys adventures. Each minigame and map is a creation of the players themselves, and there's nothing better than diving into their worlds with your friends, regardless of platform!

14. Gears 5

  • Crossplay between: PC and Xbox One
  • How to play: to play Gears 5 on PC you need to create a free Xbox Live account. Thanks to this service, crossplay is organically integrated and you just need to add your friends to the list

Gears 5 is an excellent shooter, which is perfectly enjoyed in solo mode, but the icing on the cake is the multiplayer and co-op mode. Don't miss the opportunity to polish your chainsaw with other teammates, as you'll need support to face bloodthirsty enemies.

15. Hearthstone

  • Crossplay between: PC (Battle.net), Android e iOS
  • How to play: Hearthstone crossplay requires all players to be in the same region

Hearthstone is one of the most played card games, so there's no shortage of rivals to compete. Still, you always feel like playing against your acquaintances, and that's easier now thanks to crossplay. Unlock cards, learn from your mistakes and create the best deck possible. If you want to win, you must know your deck and your opponent's deck perfectly!

16. Sea of ‚Äč‚ÄčThieves

  • Crossplay between: PC and Xbox One
  • How to play: to play Sea of ‚Äč‚ÄčThieves you need to create a free Xbox Live account. From there, crossplay is incorporated into the game.

A pirate-themed game is not for playing alone. If you're going to have a team in Sea of ‚Äč‚ÄčThieves, there's nothing better than having friends by your side.

In this game there are dozens of islands to explore and stories to discover. Naval battles and looting are also constant, so it is necessary to join forces and show that you are the best pirate.

17. Paladins

  • Crossplay between: PC, PS4, Xbox One e Nintendo Switch
  • How to play: to use Paladins crossplay simply add your friends, regardless of the game's platform

Paladins is a competitive game where cooperation and communication are everything. Each character has their own abilities and can play a bigger or smaller role depending on the game mode. Teamwork is essential, so that you are not part of a losing team.

18. Aragami

  • Crossplay between: PC, Xbox One e Nintendo Switch, ou PC e PS4
  • How to play: to play crossplay with a friend, one player needs to create a public room and the other searches for it

Aragami is a stealth game in which you control a character with the power to control shadows. Each level is a challenge that you can overcome in different ways, depending on the powers you want to use and the paths you choose. The game offers the option to have fun cooperatively, with crossplay included!

Of course, keep in mind that Xbox One and Nintendo Switch users cannot play games with PS4.

19. World War Z.

  • Crossplay between: PC (Epic Games Launcher) and Xbox One
  • How to play: to play with your friends from the other platform in Campaign mode it is important that you all choose a public game, with the same difficulty and campaign level. It is recommended to enter the waiting room at the same time to have more chances of success.

Following the success of Left 4 Dead and Killing Floor, World War Z resumes the cooperative zombie survival experience. The Infected are very dangerous creatures that demand everything from you to survive. That's why we recommend that you team up with your friends whenever you can. But don't lose sight of them!

20. Dauntless

  • Crossplay between: PC (Epic Games Launcher), PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS and Android
  • How to play: for Dauntless crossplay everyone needs to create an Epic Games account and link it to their respective platform accounts. Crossplay game option must also be enabled in game options

Dauntless is a cooperative game that puts you in the shoes of a Slayer, a hunter whose mission is to defeat the dangerous Behemots. Carrying good equipment, having a plan of attack, and coordinating with others is vital to every fighter's success. The game has good content and is a lot of fun to play with your friends.

21. Smile

  • Crossplay between: PC, PS4, Xbox One e Nintendo Switch
  • How to play: just like in Paladins, to use Smite crossplay you just need to add your friends, regardless of the game platform

Smite is a slightly different MOBA as it is played as a third-person action game rather than a top-down camera view. As in all games of the genre, players on a team must collaborate to eliminate the opposing team or destroy towers and gain ground. There are dozens of gods of incredible power to choose from!

22. Wargroove

  • Crossplay between: PC, Switch e Xbox One.
  • How to play: to play crossplay against a friend from another platform it is recommended to create a game and send him the invite code

As for strategy and tactics games, Wargroove is one of the most pleasant surprises of the last decade. It's reminiscent of Advance Wars, with a good story mode and well-polished gameplay. You can play multiplayer games with and against your friends, and you can also create maps and missions to share with them. Great for strategy lovers!

23. Astrone

  • Crossplay between: PC (Windows 10) e Xbox One
  • How to play: PC player must be playing Astroneer via Xbox Play Anywhere service (not Steam). Crossplay with Xbox One is integrated into the service

Enter a different universe and explore various planets, full of secrets. Better yet, go on an adventure with other friends! Astroneer is tremendously entertaining and funny at times. The game gives you complete freedom to explore, build bases and delve deep into each planet.

Astroneer is also on Steam and PS4, but they don't include crossplay.

24.Phantasy Star Online 2

  • Crossplay between: PC (Windows 10), Xbox One, PS4, PS Vita e Nintendo Switch
  • How to play: to play with friends from other platforms everyone needs to be on the same server

Phantasy Star Online 2 isn't the most famous MMORPG of all, but it's just as excellent as other heavyweights. It features a good variety of races, classes, and tasks to complete, and it's a huge game that you're unlikely to get tired of. It's a completely free game, so don't hesitate to try it out with your friends!

25. No Man's Sky

  • Crossplay between: PC (Windows 10), Xbox One e PS4
  • How to play: you will naturally encounter players from other platforms during the game. Or you can add them to a friends list and create a group when they enter a section of the game.

No Man's Sky is another space exploration game, which after many corrections and patches has been very successful among players. The gameplay possibilities are the most varied. From exploring, cataloging and conquering planets and galaxies to space battles and base creations.

Note that this crossplay update will take effect from June 11, 2020, when the game arrives on Windows 10.

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