Call Of Duty Black Ops Cold War is now available on current and next-gen systems, and its launch hasn’t been entirely smooth with many PS5 players reportedly downloading and playing the PS4 version instead. While the aforementioned hiccup has resulted in headaches for many, there are some people who are unsure and thus asking: is Black Ops Cold War crossplay? Whether the question is asked in excitement or dread, here you’ll discover how to also turn off cross platform multiplayer.
When it comes to platform bonuses, PlayStation has received bonus XP plus battle pass skip tiers. This has understandably irked many Xbox and PC players because of the advantageous nature, not to mention PlayStation users will also receive exclusive Double XP events every month.
Below you’ll discover if Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War is crossplay, and – if you find the above unfair or are worried about cheating via PC – below you’ll also discover how to turn off cross platform multiplayer.
Does Call Of Duty Black Ops Cold War have cross platform multiplayer?
Yes, Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War does have crossplay and cross platform multiplayer.
In addition to being crossplay with cross platform multiplayer, Call Of Duty Black Ops Cold War is also cross generation with cross progression.
Generation basically means that PS4 players can play with PS5 and Xbox Series X, while progression is fantastic news especially for those planning to upgrade to a next-gen system in the near future.
Your progression is tied to your Activision account, so you will not lose any of your progress if you switch from PS4 to PS5, Xbox One to Xbox Series X, or play on a specific platform but also have all others available.
How to turn off crossplay in Black Ops Cold War
Follow the below steps to turn off crossplay and cross platform multiplayer in Call Of Duty Black Ops Cold War:
- Open the Settings for Black Ops Cold War
- Head to Account and Network
- Set Crossplay from enabled to disabled
Cross platform multiplayer is enabled automatically with some people unaware that they are playing against people on other systems, but all you need to do is follow the above steps to turn it off.
Now you may want to turn it off because of the bonuses PlayStation users receive, or because you simply want to avoid the cheating that the PC community is notorious for.
Either way, turning crossplay on and off in Black Ops Cold War is easy and quick.