Is Cities Skylines 2 coming to console?

Ishan Vashishth
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Gamers everywhere have been buzzing with excitement, wondering if Cities Skylines 2 will be making its way to their preferred consoles. So, will Xbox, PlayStation, and Switch users get a piece of the action?

Cities Skylines 2 has become a global sensation, capturing the hearts of city-building simulation fans far and wide. The game has already made a splash with its PC release, and now console players are eagerly awaiting news on when they too can join in on the city-building fun.

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For every PC gamer readying their blueprints, console enthusiasts have been left wondering: when is Cities Skylines 2 coming to Xbox and PlayStation? And is there a Nintendo Switch release happening?

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Is Cities Skyline 2 coming to Xbox and PlayStation?

Cities Skyline 2 is coming to the consoles of PS5 and Xbox Series X/S in Q2 2024. Players will once again have the opportunity to don their virtual mayor’s hat, shape the fate of their cities, and navigate the intricate dance of urban planning, all from the comfort of their couches.

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This much-anticipated release promises to bring enhanced graphics, optimized gameplay mechanics, and a plethora of new features that will surely elevate the console gaming experience. For long-time fans of the franchise, this is the moment to mark calendars and set those reminders. And for newcomers? A world of urban exploration awaits.

Cities Skyline 2’s journey to consoles cements its position as a staple in the gaming world. As the sun sets on our current metropolises, a new dawn awaits, promising bigger, better, and more vibrant cities. Whether you’re an urban planning veteran or a budding mayor, get ready to dive into a world of limitless possibilities in Q2 2024.

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Is Cities Skyline 2 coming to Nintendo Switch?

Unfortunately, while Cities Skylines 2 will be coming to Xbox and PlayStation next year, it will not be seeing a release on Nintendo Switch. The reason for this is largely down to the power of Nintendo’s handheld console, which will not be able to run the game at a sufficient performance level.

This is all we have to say about Cities Skyline 2’s possible release on consoles. While you’re waiting for the release, you can check out similar content from Dexerto:

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Ishan graduated from IMT Hyderabad in 2021 with an MBA in Marketing. Previously, he worked as a content marketing specialist in the software development domain. In addition, he worked as a freelancer for GameRant for nearly two years. At Dexerto, he's part of our Evergreen team that handles latest video games content, with expertise in RPGs. You can reach him at