If you are wondering whether Sea of Thieves is cross-platform or not, and how to cross-play works in Sea of Thieves on Xbox and PC then take it easy because we are here to explain it.
Is Sea of Thieves Cross-Platform in 2022?
Yes, Sea of Thieves is cross-platform to play across PC, XBOX ONE, and XBOX Series X/S. You can link up with your friends by inviting them to take on anything that the Sea of Thieves has in store
The main edge you get in playing Sea of thieves cross-platform is that you can continue from your saved progress and character. It’s because when you are playing Sea of Thieves on Steam, the Xbox PC app, or on Xbox itself, an Xbox Live account is required to save your progress.
The main advantage of Sea of Thieves is that you can play with any person who is playing Sea of Thieves from any platform. It is also helpful for new gamers on Xbox or PC in the sense that they can easily find their friends and family members despite having different platforms, who can help them in starting on their platform. It makes a stronger sense of belongingness within Sea of Thieves resultantly the crew will be more diverse.
How to Cross-Play in Sea of Thieves on Xbox and PC?
You don’t need to mess with the settings to enable crossplay. With the simple get-go method, you can instantly enable Sea of Thieves crossplay.
Add your friends via the in-game menu to join the lobby and get started where you left in crossplay.
How to add friends in Sea of Thieves?
You have to make sure that your friends are added through the Xbox App, to add them in Sea of Thieves, without being influenced by which platform you are playing on.
How to add friends on a PC?
To add your friends on your PC, follow these instructions:
- First of all, from the Xbox app on Windows, go to the Social tab located at the top-left of your screen.
- Then click on the Search for people box and type the name of your friend in the box.
- They will then appear in a list below and you have to click on their name, and their profile will appear.
- You will see Add Friend at the far right of the screen, Click on that.
How to add friends on Xbox?
On Xbox, you will need to follow these steps to add friends:
- Firstly, to open the menu press the Xbox button on your controller and select the second icon of two people at the top of the menu by scrolling.
- Then from here, if you have played a game with your friend in recent times, see under the Recently played with tab from there you will be able to add them.
- On the other hand, you can also search for them through the Find someone option.
After completing these steps, by clicking on the button for Invite Friends as shown in the image above, you will be able to invite your friends to the game from the lobby screen. Then you have to just select the name of your friends from the window that pops up, and here you go, it’s done, enjoy the sea journey!
Frequently Asked Questions:
How to Play Co-Op Sea of Thieves XBOX?
To play co op in Sea of thieves on Xbox open up the console menu and pick the Multiplayer tab which is the second from the left and choose to start a party.
For PC players to play co op Sea of Thieves you have to download XBOX app from Microsoft store. Then Add them to your friends list, then use it to form a party.
How many Playesr can Add in Sea of Thieves Co Op?
At most, four players on one ship
How to Play Sea of Thieves on Mobile?
If you have xbox game pass ultimate you can stream sot to your android phone (maybe to apple phones now or soon).
Is Sea of Thieves on PS4 and PS5?
No, Sea of Thieves is only available on Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and Microsoft Windows (PC).
Is Sea of Thieves Free?
There’s no way to download Sea of Thieves for free on PC or XBOX. You need to buy the SOT on Steam after paying $12.99.
Is Sea of Thieves Cross Platform with Nintendo Switch?
No, currently Sea of Thieves is not available to cross play on Nintendo switch.