A brand new itemizing from the Taiwan Digital Game Rating Committee signifies that technique sport Crusader Kings III could also be heading to the PS5 and different consoles within the close to future. If true, this is able to even be the primary time the PC-only technique sequence releases on console platforms. Interestingly, whereas the current-gen Xbox One is listed on the score committee’s web site, the PlayStation Four is surprisingly absent.
Crusader Kings III initially launched again in September 2020 for PC by way of Steam, in addition to by way of the Xbox Game Pass. A sequel to the earlier Crusader Kings II launched in 2012, the sport permits gamers to manage a royal dynasty from the Medieval period and do something from beginning wars to plotting assassinations. Like many different video games within the grand technique style, Crusader Kings options all kinds of areas, settings, and nations to select from. A lately introduced “The Royal Court” expansion additionally plans so as to add a brand new Royal Court mechanic to the sport.
The Taiwan Digital Game Rating Committee particularly lists the PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S as deliberate launch platforms. The PlayStation 4, nevertheless, is notably absent from this listing. Though video games have had staggered releases as a consequence of Sony’s requirement that each one PS4 titles be ahead appropriate with the PS5, it’s undoubtedly unusual to see the sport launched for the Xbox One however not get a PS4 launch.
This isn’t the primary time Paradox Interactive has launched a grand technique sport on console, in fact. Back in 2019, the corporate ported the sci-fi technique title Stellaris to the PS4, together with the sport’s prior expansions. Importantly, the console launch featured varied high quality of life enhancements particularly designed for the controller in thoughts. Since the 2 video games share numerous similarities, it’s seemingly that we’ll get to see the identical remedy with a potential Crusader Kings III console launch.