PlayStation customers might quickly have one other approach of speaking with one another. Sony recently announced that it was partnering with Discord and that will probably be integrating the service into the PlayStation Community early subsequent yr.
“Our purpose is to carry the Discord and PlayStation experiences nearer collectively on console and cell beginning early subsequent yr, permitting pals, teams, and communities to hang around, have enjoyable, and talk extra simply whereas enjoying video games collectively,” mentioned CEO and President Jim Ryan.
We’re undecided but how this integration will seem like. Presumably which means there will be some type of Discord chat interface that’ll allow you to work together with your pals on PSN both by means of voice or textual content, although it is unclear if there will be a fully-baked app or a extra restricted implementation.
On prime of that, Sony Interactive Leisure made a minority funding to Discord as a part of its Collection H spherical. The service, which was popularized by avid gamers, has over 140 million customers. It was almost acquired by Microsoft earlier this yr for at the least $10 billion, however talks appeared to have died down for now.
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