Today, Epic Games have made a major announcement!
Console rival, Microsoft has openly praised Nintendo’s openness to partnerships, especially with cross-platform multiplayer. With the recent and upcoming crossplay titles such as Minecraft and Rocket League on both the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One, both companies share a strong relationship with each other.
In an interview with VG24/7 (link), Microsoft’s Xbox Vice President, Mike Ybarra said that Microsoft is open towards having more games being cross-platform, allowing gamers to game together regardless of console. In fact they are actively taking the initiative at making their games cross-platform with the Nintendo Switch, as well as, PC. Microsoft even said they are ready to work with any developers that wish to support such cross-platform gaming.