Is Baldur’s Gate 3 crossplay? PlayStation 5, Xbox & PC cross-platform status

Ezequiel Leis
Baldur's Gate 3 knight ready for battleLarian Studios

Baldur’s Gate 3 is not only available on PC and PlayStation 5 but now on Xbox too. While the RPG features multiplayer mechanics such as party-building, you must be wondering if you can play it with your friends on different platforms. So here’s all you need to know about crossplay in Baldur’s Gate 3.

While the several hours of content offered by Baldur’s Gate 3 can be enjoyed in single-player mode, playing the game with your friends makes it more fun. The multiplayer mode in Larian Studios’ RPG features great party mechanics and also the Withers’ Wardrobe of Wayward Friends option for when your friends are offline.

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Now that the Xbox version of the game is out, Series S and X players can finally enjoy the game which has received great reviews ever since it launched on PC, Mac, and PlayStation 5. And if you and your friends play on different platforms, features like crossplay can help you team up together.

On that note, here’s everything to know about the availability of crossplay in Baldur’s Gate 3.

Does Baldur’s Gate 3 have crossplay?

No, Baldur’s Gate 3 does not have crossplay. This means PlayStation 5, PC, and Xbox Series X/S players are not able to join each other while exploring the vast world of Larian Studios’ latest RPG.

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It’s important to note that PC and Mac players can share their game with other PC and Mac players, regardless of whether they play via Steam or GoG.

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You’ll be delighted to know that crossplay in Baldur’s Gate 3 is not a distant dream. The developers have clarified that crossplay was always on their roadmap, but they’ll focus on it once other priorities are out of the way.

We don’t have an official date when crossplay will be added to Baldur’s Gate 3, and we’ll make sure to update this space with the latest information so check back often.

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Baldur's Gate 3 WizardLarian Studios
Baldur’s Gate 3 does not come with crossplay support.

Does Baldur’s Gate 3 have cross-platform progression?

Baldur’s Gate 3 supports cross-platform progression between PC, Mac, PlayStation 5, and Xbox. This means you’ll be able to save your progress and continue your adventure from PC, Mac, PlayStation 5, and Xbox X/S with ease.

You will need to make sure that you’re playing the game on both platforms with the same Larian Studios account to make use of Baldur’s Gare 3’s cross-progression.

That wraps up everything you need to know about Baldur’s Gate 3 crossplay and cross-progression system.

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For more on the game, check out these pieces:

Baldur’s Gate 3: How to complete the Gauntlet of Shar Trials | Baldur’s Gate 3: How to unlock Displacer BeastBaldur’s Gate 3: How to use Withers’ Wardrobe of Wayward Friends | How to install mods in Baldur’s Gate 3 with BG3 Mod Manager | Baldur’s Gate 3 Hirelings explained | Baldur’s Gate 3: Should you give the Artefact to Kith’rak Voss? | Baldur’s Gate 3 Patch 3: Magic Mirror, Mac Support, changes, more

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Ezequiel is a Writer at CharlieIntel. With a great knowledge on gaming, movies and TV, he's focused on Pokemon and Games stories in general. With a journalism degree, Ezequiel has worked on La Cosa and Infobae, two of the most prestigious outlets in Argentina. He joined CharlieIntel in 2023. You can reach Ezequiel at [email protected], or via his Twitter @ExoPLeis.