PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds gamers on PlayStation four can now check out cross-party play with pals on Xbox One — that’s, they’ll invite each other right into a single get together throughout the platforms.

The function is a part of the forthcoming update 6.2, and is now out there on PUBG’s public check server, which is free to anybody who owns a replica of the sport. Cross-party help follows cross-platform play (between Xbox One and PS4), which got here to the sport this fall.

Observe that cross-party help is just between the 2 consoles; clearly, there’s no cross-platform play with PC customers due to the purpose benefit in keyboard-and-mouse setups. Public check server entry will be discovered within the Microsoft Retailer for Xbox One. PS4 gamers can discover it within the “Bought” part of their console’s video games library.

Replace 6.2 will even convey the 8v8 Workforce Deathmatch to the Karakin map, which is is designed to be a quicker, arcade-style recreation sort. Workforce Deathmatch includes limitless respawns, no knockdowns, and turns off pleasant hearth. Rounds are restricted to 10 minutes or 50 kills, making them about half so long as an bizarre PUBG match.

The replace will convey again one other installment of the Talent-Primarily based Score check; PUBG Corp. says that one has been tweaked primarily based on suggestions from the primary check. And the replace will even rebalance and alter throwables, notably fragment grenades, whose total energy will likely be lowered. These modifications and extra had been introduced final week and added to the PC model of the sport on Wednesday.