Massively: How important is cross-platform play?

Massively writes:

"After reading the recent interview between Tracey John of MTV Multiplayer and DC Universe Online developers Wes Yanagi and Jens Andersen, we're left with the impression that bringing the PS3 and PC players to the same servers may be unlikely. There's some legit concerns there, with PC players leaning towards text chat at first, and console players going straight for VOIP, but the question would be - how badly would this hurt the two sides? Some of the more successful console MMOs such as FFXI and Phantasy Star Universe have cross-platform play. Others do not, and while they maintain a community - it seems to be a smaller one on the whole, with any new players often struggling to find anyone - much less an entire group."

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Arsenic133566d ago

Imagine the conversations going on if there was a PS3 vs 360 game.

idiealot3566d ago

its not that important. there is a coolness factor.

jaybdemented3566d ago

it would be nice. i can play on ps3 and my girl can play the pc. that way she can't say im not spending time with her. lol

The gaming GOD3566d ago

My advice, it doesn't work too well lol