In a special episode of the Game On AUS Podcast, XBox category lead for Asia, Jeremy Hinton spoke about Nintendo being “a very good partner of ours” as we spoke to him about that cheeky tweet XBox dropped shortly after announcing Fortnite cross-play at E3:
@NintendoUK wanna play some Fortnite later?
— Xbox UK (@xboxuk) June 12, 2018
Now Nintendo is joining in the fun with a tweet of its own regarding today’s announcement that they will be bringing Minecraft cross-play to the Nintendo Switch:
Hey @Xbox, since we can play together in @Minecraft now, did you want to build something? pic.twitter.com/LIylWy3yXZ
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) June 21, 2018
Shortly after this tweet they also released this awesome trailer featuring two gamers playing Minecraft together, one on XBox and one on the Nintendo Switch:
It’s incredible to see these two working together, but is it something PlayStation should be concerned about just yet?
Make sure you check out Ep 85 of the Game On AUS Podcast out now featuring a former Sony executive who’s come out this week to explain why his former employer is yet to join the cross-play fun!