Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition Will Offer Xbox One Cross-Play

Those who buy Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition directly from Microsoft will receive a few perks, including cross-platform co-op play with Xbox One owners.

on February 5, 2018 6:42 AM

With Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition a month away, PC gamers will be happy to know that they will have the option to play with their Xbox One friends at launch.

According to the Microsoft Store listing page, those who purchase the PC port of Final Fantasy XV from Microsoft will have the option to utilize cross-platform co-op with Xbox One owners. Additionally, this version of Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition will also include access to Xbox Live online co-op, achievements, presence, and cloud saves. Unfortunately, those who buy the game on Steam will not have access to those aforementioned features.

 Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition will include the base game as well as over twenty extra add-ons and DLC, which consists of all post-launch content featured in the game’s Season Pass. Furthermore, new updated features include an extended map of Insomnia, a region within the game, new foes, extra side quests as well as an option to play the game in first-person.

Final Fantasy XV Windows Editon will launch on March 6. For more information on the game, check out some screenshots showcasing the game in 8K resolution thanks to Nvidia Ansel, a new trailer focusing on this version of the game, the PC configuration requirements needed to run the game, as well as a slew of 4K screenshots.

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Taylor Lyles is a staff writer at DualShockers. She specializes in gaming hardware, eSports, Virtual Reality, spiritual successors, new releases and upcoming titles. Born and raised in Maryland, Taylor is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies from Stevenson University. In her free time, she enjoys playing lacrosse, going fishing, studying Fallout lore, and may or may not have an unhealthy obsession with the Dead Rising series.