The Nintendo Switch was confirmed as one of the consoles, but there was nothing on the PS4.
At this year's E3, Dave McCarthy, general manager at Microsoft game studios, discussed cross-platform play between competing consoles, explaining why Xbox Live to PlayStation Network cross-play might not happen anytime soon. Now, there'll be a Servers tab next to the "Worlds" and "Friends" tabs at start-up, introducing a whole new community of players to fan-favorite universes like Lifeboat, an endeavor created by a 14-year-old and his dad that boasts 6 million players per month. It's odd to think of Minecraft's crude, blocky figures as something in need of high-end graphics, but the fall change will endow the game with high-resolution 4K graphics support so it'll look better playing on big-screen TVs, Microsoft said.
Mojang is doubling down on the decision to make Minecraft one game by allowing players to use all of their purchased content on multiple devices, meaning that any DLC you buy for your Android version will also be accessible when you play the game on your Xbox One.
"All the different platform subtitles will go away and the game will simply be called "Minecraft, '" says the game's marketing lead, Emily Orrson, during a Skype presentation".
That change will be available to all Bedrock versions of the game for free.
That means owners of the PS4 edition of Minecraft will still be cut off from the rest of the Minecraft world even after this update is released later in 2017.
The Sony Playstation preview area prior to the company's news conference to kick-off their products at E3 2017 in Los Angeles June 12, 2017. Well, because it has once again brought up a topic which has been a thorn in the side of Sony this console generation: cross-play. No, it won't look like The Witcher 3, but it will at least have acceptable performance when played on 4K screens, Ars Technica reports. Minecraft isn't a bona fide operating system, but it has elements of one. In connection with what has been made of the so-called Super Duper Graphics Pack, important components of which are dynamic lighting, flowing through the mist lighting, new textures and not only. Logging in to privately-run servers is very popular, because enterprising players and groups can run servers that turn the game into anything from arena combat simulators to mystery games.