Quantcast
PS4 user survey hints at forthcoming reputation system, improved matchmaking - Destructoid

DestructoidJapanatorTomopopFlixist



PS4 user survey hints at forthcoming reputation system, improved matchmaking


5:30 PM on 04.03.2014
PlayStation NetworkPS4 user survey hints at forthcoming reputation system, improved matchmaking photo



If you play online on the PlayStation Network while rattling off slurs and insulting others' moms, you might soon be in for a rude awakening. Or you might just be able to change your PS Username. A recent survey sent out to PlayStation 4 owners has all the makings of the implementation of a reputation system and a slew of new features -- that is, if people actually want them. And we do, don't we?

The survey is meant to gauge interest in advanced matchmaking that would more closely pair you with players near your skill level, chat across PlayStation platforms like PS3 and PS Vita, notifications, and more, like the option to appear offline and expanding party chat beyond eight people. Many of these are features Xbox Live users are likely familiar with already, so hopefully some if not all of them will be explored, even if on a voluntary basis.

While there's nothing definite yet, the fact that there's a survey inquiring about these kinds of things is a start, and a great first step toward improving the overall PlayStation experience.

PS4 User Survey Hints at Reputation System and More [IGN]






Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.








Win your choice of console from Destructoid! in Destructoid's Hangs on LockerDome

PlayStation

4:15 PM on 07.28.2014
PSA: The Last of Us live performance will be streaming tonight

Remember that news about The Last of Us being performed live in Santa Monica for a one-off show that's being produced by Geoff Keighley? The one where a bunch of the game's actors will be on-hand to act out key scenes? ...more



2:30 PM on 07.28.2014
This Optimus Prime PlayStation 1 figure is pretty awesome

Set to debut sometime in Japan in 2015, toymaker Takara Tomy is crafting a PlayStation-themed Optimus Prime figure. Now when I say "PlayStation-themed," Optimus Prime actually transforms into a freaking PlayStation. This foll...more



4:30 PM on 07.23.2014
These PlayStation demakes transport you to a simpler time

It's never been all about the graphics for me. I can appreciate slick environments and the ability to watch sweat roll down my rugged protagonist's brow. But truth be told, I've always had a thing for PlayStation-era graphics...more



View all PlayStation






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more