Developer Facepunch announced over the weekend that their brutal and competitive multiplayer survival game Rust is making its way to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Announced at Microsoft’s X019 in London, the game will be released on consoles next year at a date that will be announced later on.
Console players will be able to play online with up to 100 others, but there’s no work on cross-platform support yet. Rust was initially released via Steam Early Access six years ago, during which time eight million players have populated its world making it one of the most played games on Steam.
In Rust, there is one goal above everything else: survive. Featuring brutal survival mechanics like thirst and hunger, Rust doesn’t lack combat and crafting elements. You can create clothing and stay safe against hostile forces including other players, scientists, bears, wolves or even succumb to fire, drowning or radiation poisoning.
Rust is a game without rules since it doesn’t tell… (read more)