A major feature that has been requested for a very long time by PlayStation 3 users is the ability to voice chat with friends that are playing other games. Although cross-game chat has been on the top of the requested features for the PlayStation 3 for quite some time, Sony was never able to implement this feature into this system. Thankfully, it has been confirmed that the upcoming PlayStation 4 will be supplied with this functionality right off the bat.
As reported by PS4Nexus on Feb. 25, Sony has confirmed that the PlayStation 4 will be released with support for cross-game chat. With the previous announced that the PlayStation 4 will be shipped with a headset, in addition to the added headset input found on the new DualShock 4 controller, it is clear that Sony intends to deliver on the aspect of social gaming.
It is very pleasing to see that cross-game chat is definitely coming to the PlayStation 4 on release. Now that the system has been finally unveiled, we are now looking for to E3, which is scheduled for June. Sony will be sure to showcase further information regarding their next generation system at this event.
Additional, we have listed a few photos taken from the PlayStation 4 reveal event in the slideshow featured above this article.