March 24th, 2020 Livestream
Q&A: Satisfactory on the next Console generation?
This question was possibly duplicated with a more recent answer: December 7th, 2021 Livestream Q&A: Will the game ever come to console like XBox & PS5? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zusWeyW2GFU
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uh oh this is a question i want to ask the next console generation so as you may or may not know like we we don't have any console plans right now we would be cool to have it in the future like all our games almost have been released on console maybe maybe it'll be harder for satisfactory i don't know but we we have had console in mind when we've been making the game we've at some point we did have some form of gamepad support right um so yeah it'd be cool in the future sometime the tricky thing with the gamepad support is as we're working on the games things just kept changing button maps mappings change features were added and removed and so it just kept breaking and we have to just go through and redo it over and over and over again and so we would there's a lot of things that we've just ditched for the sake of speeding up development of the game and that's kind of just one of them um you know because we're early access now that may be added a little later when the changes will be uh less yeah uh drastic and less often so and that's probably yeah that's probably something that's gonna come in later uh as well yeah but but the thing i wanted to say was that now that like playstation 5 and like xbox uh what's the name of it again i can't remember the new xbox thing is it like xbox one x yeah i i like i know one way name but i don't remember if that's the internal the one that we got or the official one and i'm like nda blah blah blah yeah yeah okay serious x that's not what i was going to say all right cool so uh um so yeah like if if satisfactory does come out on console it will probably be on the next gen generation of consoles not ps4 and not xbox one um i think that's the only thing we can say at this point because it won't be for a while uh how to