Fortnite Users of console and mobile consider that the PC players start with advantage
In the midst of the era of the model free-to-play and multiplatform games is every time ms usual that some of our ttulos free favorite PC to take the leap to consoles and allow its players to battle through the cross-platform play, ms known as crossplay. A characteristic that allows the combat between players of different systemsone of the demands ms requested by many players who want to share the game with your friends regardless of their gaming platform.
As I could not be of another way, the well-known Fortnite: Battle Royale it is not an exception. Although the game crossed tard in coming to the Sony console and requera a couple of additional steps, today it is possible to sharing of game among PC users, Xbox One, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and to devices mobile. When you salt the news, millions of players around the world celebrated. However, recently Epic Games, I announced some changes in this system of game cross-platform, and there are many hobbyists who have put the cry in heaven.
Epic Games announcement in a press release that in the roadmap of the company it had engaged to improve the system matchmaking with the aim of to match players with similar skills. This update supona match the items by level regardless of the playing platform used by the users. Did not take long to appear the first complaints of the players of the console to those who later joined the users of the application mobile.
What started as a few complaints isolated in social networks and specialized forums, ahab convirtindose in threads raging on sites like Reddit in which players of console and mobile “demand” the withdrawal of the interplay between different platforms. The main argument is not new and has already happened with other games before Provided: the inequality that pose the controls of the game.
Users who are demanding the removal of the crossplay with PC argue that has nothing to do with the use of keyboard and mouse with the remote control console or the controls tctiles, and that difference skews the game in favor of the keyboard and mouse. Besides the controls, they argue, other inequities for the players of the system, such as the appearance schedule, which offers more freedom on PC eliminating shadows and making it clear the screen, which can result in a competitive disadvantage for the players console.
According to the players, one of the mecnicas that ms will note this difference is at the time of building structures. And that is precisely the building is one of the elements that goes to the second level in the game on consoles and mobile if we compare it with PC. A player who uses keyboard and mouse you can build and edit buildings ms rpido as you run the commands so ms gil that if you use a remote control, which for many players is one of the main reasons to eradicate the matchmaking cross-platform.
Some users also criticize the lack of answers and solutions by Epic Games since estall la polmica. Even there are players calling for the boycott against the company. “Do not buy back even a single skin” it is one of the phrases ms repeated in the subreddit of Provided in its many variations, almost all far less educated.
On the contrary, some players also have come to the fore to defend the system crossplay of Provided, arguing that the difference between platforms is not so clear or decisive and that the new system of matchmaking has improved the gaming experience. In fact, this summer, Polygon public an article starring Wolfiez, player who got the second position in the championship by pairs of the world Provided using controller instead of keyboard and mouse. L looked at the rise of competitive gaming with command and how to close the gap between PC and consoles in Provided.
A fact that has not calmed down the complaints from the community that continue to clamor for the removal of the crossplay among players of console and mobile with the PC and the return of servers that are exclusive to console users. At the moment it seems that the game system crusader will go away from a rank that continues to attract new users daily while looking for a hollow highlight in the scene of the esports.