After unveiling and rolling out Ubisoft Connect–the combination of the Ubisoft Club and Uplay services–the company has detailed some of the games that support cross-generational play.
Ubisoft said that For Honor and Rainbow Six Siege feature cross-gen support, meaning anyone who owns these games can play together on the same console family. Cross-gen won’t work if you’re playing on PlayStation 5 and your friend is playing on PC or Xbox One. Ubisoft confirmed that more details on cross-gen play will be revealed “in the near future.”
The company also said that Rainbow Six Siege will support cross-progression between current- and next-gen consoles as long as players are transferring their data between the same console family. It’s possible to carry data over from PlayStation 4 to PlayStation 5 or Xbox One to Xbox Series S / Series X but not between PlayStation and Xbox consoles. The same sort of cross-progression support (and restrictions) are also be applied to For Honor.
Ubisoft outlined some of the Assassin’s Creed games–including Assassin’s Creed Syndicate and the Chronicles Trilogy Pack (which includes Assassin’s Creed China, India, and Russia)–that won’t work with PlayStation 5. Check out our full list of incompatible PlayStation 4 games.
The PlayStation 5 drops on November 12 for $400 for the Digital Edition and $500 for the Standard Edition. Hit up our PlayStation 5 preorder guide to learn when stores will be restocked.
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