You may need seen slightly pop-up from Discord right now asking if you wish to hyperlink your account to the PlayStation Community. Yep, Discord integration for PlayStation is lastly right here which is nice information for these of us who cross-play with our console buddies or sometimes dabble in some Sony shenanigans.
The integration was announced by Sony boss Jim Ryan in Could 2021 after the console developer made a minority funding within the chat firm. There wasn’t a lot to learn about how it will work on the time, although the belief was that it will function equally to Xbox’s present Discord integration. That appears to be fairly correct—linking your PSN account will let others see what you are enjoying on PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5, and you’ll show your PSN identify in your profile in the identical vein as different linked companies.
It is being “gradually” rolled out today, beginning for these within the US earlier than going out to different nations. I am within the UK and was greeted with slightly pop-up asking me to hyperlink my account this morning, so seems just like the rollout is occurring apace.
Whereas it would not instantly change something for PC avid gamers, it is a good high quality of life replace throughout. I’ve all the time wished others might peep what I used to be getting as much as once I’m sinking a while into my PS4 or PS5, and Discord says the characteristic is “particularly nice for realizing in case your good friend is presently enjoying a recreation that helps cross-play on one other platform.”