Nintendo, Xbox and PlayStation challenge the Fiery console wars with an unprecedented move

The boundaries between different console brands are shrinking and this may lead the gaming community in a new direction. The acclaimed Sony PlayStation exclusive Spider-Man: Remastered was recently ported to PC, and the game has become a colossal hit on the new platform.

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Video game companies that make consoles, like Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo, also make games that are exclusive to their console. Why do they do this exclusivity with the games? The answer to this question is quite simple; to help promote sales of their consoles.

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Games like Uncharted and God of War are exclusive properties of Sony. So, gamers had to buy PlayStation to enjoy these games. The same goes for the Halo and Forza series, which help Xbox sales, and the Pokemon and Mario games do for Nintendo. Thus, this question will arise as to what will happen if the “wall of exclusivity” falls.

Playstation, Nintendo and Xbox started sharing more games

If consoles start sharing games, it might seem like a loss for companies, but it’s not. In addition to being a major win for gamers, it would also be a huge success, rather than a loss for businesses. In recent years, many consoles have ported some of their hit video games to other platforms, with the results bearing great fruit.

sony gate the Spider-Man game on PC four years after its release on PlayStation, which hasn’t affected their console sales. They have already made the majority of the profits over the four years. So, porting the famous game to another platform helped them earn more money rather than suffer a loss.

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Recently, other companies like Microsoft have also shared their games like Minecraft, which was an Xbox and PC exclusive, with Nintendo Switch. Additionally, there have been rumors of an Xbox Game Pass for Switch. Additionally, the PlayStation smash hit Death Stranding will soon be available in Xbox Game Pass. Additionally, video game companies are developing video games that would be playable on multiple platforms.

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Undoubtedly, these harmonious relations between console companies will improve the gaming community. What do you think of video game consoles sharing more games? Let us know in the comments.

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