The 20 Best Crossplay Games

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We've finally entered a prosperous age of gaming where console owners of different machines (whether it be PlayStation, Xbox, or Switch) have the ability to play online with each other with no barriers between them. There's a huge array of games spread out among a huge assemblage of genres that welcome players from different ecosystems to compete against each other and also help one another through fun co-op modes. We know how hard it is to get the homies together for game night and we know it's even more of a tall task to get the console-biased homie to play with you on the console they don't rock with. With this list of the best crossplay games, you'll have no issue getting into intense battle royale matches and enjoying some chaotic platform brawls with players from differing consoles.

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Best Crossplay Games

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1. ‘Fortnite’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, Android

The battle royale, third-person shooter that has commanded everyone's attention is still the top dog in the sub-genre. Fortnite has been upgraded to the point where its visuals look their very best and players can hop into fun variations on the traditional modes this shooter has to offer. It's really enticing when you think about the possibility of getting into a drag-out skirmish with the likes of Goku, Chun-Li, Master Chief, and even a banana donning a slick pair of shades. The ongoing seasons for this game make it a multiplayer destination for anyone and everyone. Be sure to create an Epic Games account, link that account to your console account, and add all your Epic Games friends to enjoy all the run & gunning escapades.


2. ‘Apex Legends’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC

Since we're still on the topic of battle-royale shooters, we gotta mention Apex Legends as one of the best crossplay games out here. Teams of three rocket themselves down onto a massive map and must fight amongst each other in order to emerge as the ultimate surviving trio. The game's huge and varied roster means you'll have a wealth of characters to master and get accustomed to within your friends' ability setup. Be sure to hit up this link to get a how-to guide on how to take full advantage of Apex Legends' crossplay feature.


3. ‘Minecraft’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, iOS, and Android

Building blocks is a term used to refer to learning and attaining more knowledge over time. Minecraft is the super influential sandbox creation game that figuratively and literally embodies that classic saying. If you're one of the few who haven't stepped into Minecraft's imaginative world yet, be sure to hop in so you can get in on all the building and dungeon crawling among its continually thriving community. The consoles we listed above are the ones capable of crossplay through the Minecraft Bedrock Edition.

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4. ‘Among Us’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, iOS, Android

Social deduction skills will get you very far in life, especially when you're on a mission to find out who the dreaded imposter in Among Us is. Those miniature astronauts that have taken the world by storm are tasked with handling the various operations that are needed to keep a spaceship, an office building, a planet base, and an airship running. The only problem is there's a player out to disrupt their plans...and that player might just be you. It's worth noting that you can enjoy the crossplay fun Among Us offers through its VR (Virtual Reality) editions as well.

Buy Now. $4.99

5. ‘Rocket League’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC

Rocket's League's unique mixture of soccer and speedy cars makes for one of the most entertaining arcade sports games the world has ever seen. Linking up with your team and pulling off game-winning shots with the hot rod of your choosing is one of those gaming activities that maintains its fun factor for the longest time. Thanks to the crossplay feature this game features, you'll regularly be teamed up with fellow Rocket League pros across every modern-day console imaginable.


6. ‘Brawlhalla’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, iOS, Android

Blue Mammoth Games' uber-successful platform fighter has been supplying its healthy player base with meaningful content since 2014. The fast and furious fighting that goes down in this one not only focuses on original brawlers but also includes a menagerie of guest stars in the form of skins. Wanna throw hands with John Cena, Rayman, Lara Croft, and Chun-Li? Then hop on over to Brawlhalla. The supported platforms for this fighter let you engage in battle royales with players from across the console gaming landscape.


7. ‘ARK: Survival Evolved’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: Xbox One, PC - Steam, iOS, Android

Surviving the harsh lands of ARK: Survival Evolved means you'll be treated to a game full of wild adventures filled with primeval creatures. You'll take on the role of a tribesman as you brave the numerous maps this game contains and work alongside your fellow hunters. True joy comes from finally taming that great big dinosaur you've been keeping tabs on since you started your trek through ARK's vast locales. Keep in mind that crossplay is only enabled between PC players on Steam/Epic Games Store, Xbox One/PC, and iOS/Android players.

Buy Now, $38.95

8. ‘Sea of Thieves’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC - Steam

"Yo Ho, Ho! (And a Bottle of Rum)" always has us ready to down a few beers with the crew and act like the legendary pirates of old. One of the best crossplay games goes the extra mile to make you and your party of online friends live out those swashbuckling dreams in video game form. You'll have the time of your life as you set sails for the harsh seas that exist within this game full of treasure hunting and vast questing. Beware of rival pirate parties that want to take your valuable loot and capsize your beloved ship.

Buy Now, $34

9. ‘Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC - Epic Games Store

Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout is one of those games that had a quiet launch and built itself into a phenomenon as everyone discovered just how illustrious it is. This party game entails picking your custom chubby runner with stubby legs and trying your damndest to become the ultimate victor after a series of hilarious minigames. You'll grow enraged as a random player griefs you and keeps you from making it past the finish line on an obstacle course. But finally winning the big one will definitely lift your mood.


10. ‘Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, PS4, PC - Steam

If you're open to living another whole life in a grand MMORPG, then allow us to refer you to this Square Enix selection on our list of the very best crossplay games. Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn incorporates the best elements of the JRPG's medieval fantasy classics and allows players to live out their grandest fantasies in the realm of Eorzea. Choose your character class, customize their look, link up with some trusted adventurers, and fight to save the world during some dramatic battles that will leave you with a triumphant story to tell.

Buy Now, $19.99

11. ‘Guilty Gear -Strive-’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, PS4, PC - Steam

Arc System Works successfully went back to the drawing board on its standout anime fighter while also incorporating legacy elements that fans have grown accustomed to. Guilty Gear -Strive- is a feature-rich fighter that lets you mix up your opponents with the combo-extending "Roman Cancel" and combo-breaking "Psych Burst." Guilty Gear -Strive- is an incredible return to form for the anime fighter that's always backed by a rock & roll & metal-heavy soundtrack.

Buy Now, $39.99

12. ‘Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC - Steam

Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid is one of the most content-rich and nostalgia-fueled fighting games on the market today. This 3v3 fighter features a roster packed with characters from several eras of the Power Rangers legacy and lets you put together a team to take online for some "mighty morphing" battles. For all the Marvel vs. Capcom fans out there, this team-based brawler is right up your alley. You'll definitely want to step into the crossplay multiplayer arena for this one.

Buy Now, $14.88

13. ‘Genshin Impact’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, PS4, PC, iOS, Android

Genshin Impact emerged in 2021 and enraptured anime fans and even fans of vast open-world action RPGs. This game's impressive level of success and continued fandom is due to its addictive gameplay loop - you'll make your way through a gorgeously animated world solo or with three online adventurers and tackle tough beasts, find loot, and come upon immense discoveries. The huge (and growing!) roster of characters this action RPG is packed with means there's someone for everyone here.


14. ‘Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC - Steam

Call of Duty's massive popularity will never waver. Among the younger crowd of gamers, the FPS franchise's battle royale multiplayer offering has captured their interest the most. And once you step onto the immense map space (called Al Mazrah) Call of Duty: Warzone's passionate players do battle in, you'll quickly recognize why this shooter is one of the very best. Link up with your online teammates across different consoles and fight your hardest to become the last squad/man standing within a variety of battle royale mode variations.


15. ‘Chivalry 2’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC - Steam

Charging onto the battlefield with your steel weapon in hand in Chivalry 2 will make you feel like you just walked onto the latest showing of a Medieval Times session. You won't be munching on giant turkey legs here, though - you'll mainly be dealing out all types of punishment to the rival army's troops via vicious melee weapon kills. The hack-and-slash antics you'll embark on here are just as gory as you'd imagine they'd be. Stand ready and spill blood alongside your squadmates in this royal multiplayer experience.

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16. ‘Hearthstone'

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PC -, iOS, Android

There are a wealth of collectible card games that must be considered among the very best crossplay games for multiplayer enthusiasts. And one of them is Blizzard Entertainment's Warcraft spinoff game, Hearthstone. So the gameplay nucleus revolves around building decks that utilize the following elements - minions, spells, weapons, hero cards, and locations. And since its 2014 release, Hearthstone has only gotten bigger and better thanks to expansion packs that have deepened the ever-changing metagame. Join the competition via casual & ranked matches and drafted arena battles.


17. ‘Gwent: The Witcher Card Game’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles:

GWENT: The Witcher Card Game adopts the optional card battler Geralt of Rivia can enjoy during his off-time and turns it into its own full experience. You'll need to build out your own powerful faction-themed deck comprised of 25 cards and achieve ultimate victory by winning two out of three games against your opponent. Hopping online to test your deck's strength against ready & willing foes via online crossplay will keep you enthralled for days, weeks, months, and even years on end!


18. ‘Aliens: Fireteam Elite’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC - Steam

Those killer Xenomorphs sure have it out for you and your band of space marines. The three of you will have to pull out all the stops during your journeys into dark locales filled with different types of those ruthless aliens. Aliens: Fireteam Elite goes the third-person route and challenges a team of three to take apart encroaching Xenomorph hordes that can quickly overwhelm you if your teamwork skills need some work. If you'd like to hop into some simple three-player run & gun co-op, then spend some time with this pick on our list.

Buy Now, $17

19. ‘MultiVersus’

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC - Steam

The Super Smash Bros. platform fighter formula has been replicated to varying degrees of success. MultiVersus has hit the scene and has convinced everyone of just how much of a win its take on the formula is. What makes this game stand out from Nintendo's smash-hit multiplayer fighter is MultiVersus' emphasis on 2v2 skirmishes. Free-for-all and 1v1 clashes are also present here, so you have plenty of ways to do battle. With a roster that includes Tom & Jerry, Wonder Woman, and even Lebron James from Space Jam, this free-to-play fighter is definitely worth a shot. Enjoying all the crossover madness makes MultiVersus one of the best crossplay games.


20. ‘Killer Instinct’ (2013)

Eligible Crossplay Consoles: Xbox One, PC - Steam

Since launching in 2013, the new and improved Killer Instinct has transformed into one of the hypest fighting games on the market today. And that's due to the over-the-top combos, "Combo Breakers," and devastating "Ultra Combos" that all look amazing onscreen Alongside the game's OG roster members, there are some surprising special guests hailing from HaloGears of War, and even Battletoads. In its current form, Killer Instinct is a must-have if you take your fighting games seriously. Take this one for a spin online via crossplay via Xbox One and PC.

Buy Now, $145.79
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