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How To Use Cross-Save In GoW Ragnarok

Take a look at the controls to Cross-Save from PlayStation 4 to PlayStation 5 in GoW Ragnarok easily.

The wait is finally over, the sequel to GoW (2018) i.e God of War Ragnarok is out now available for all players globally. You can now unravel the mystery and the biggest question about what happens to Kratos on your PS4 and PS5. Many players have already upgraded to Play Station 5 to enjoy the gameplay at a better resolution & FPS rate. If you’ve also upgraded recently and wondering how you can Cross Save, then we have got you covered. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the process to Cross-Save God of War Ragnarok data easily to your consoles.

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Steps to Cross-Save God of War Ragnarok Data

Controls To Use Cross-Save In God Of War (GoW) Ragnarok

To put your mind at ease, Yes Sony has provided the feature to Cross-Save God of War Ragnarok Data. Similar features were introduced after the release of PS5, for GoW (2018). The process to Cross Save data to your new Console is pretty easy. However, the only downside it has is that, once you transfer your data from PS4 to PS5, you won’t be able to do it the other way. In other words, you won’t be able to Cross Save from PS5 to PS4. If you are okay with the minor discomfort, then let’s dive into the methods to transfer your existing data from PS4 to PS5.

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  • Use External Hard Drive or USB Stick
  • Use PlayStation Cloud Storage

As you can see, there are 2 options to Cross-Save data from PS4 to PS5, and both of them are pretty easy. For your convenience let’s get into the steps of the methods in detail.

Use External Storage Device to Cross-Save PS4 to PS5

  • First, go ahead and Plug in your Hard Drive or Memory Stick in your PS4.
  • Next, head to PlayStation 4 Settings.
  • After that, select Application Saved Data Management.
  • Then, click on the Saved Data in System Storage.
  • And after that, select the device you have attached to copy your data to.
  • Next, select God of War Ragnarok and cross-save the data you want to transfer.
  • Once done, plug out the External Storage device and plug it into PS5.
  • Next, head to PlayStation 5 Settings.
  • After that, select Application Saved Data Management.
  • Then, go to Saved Data (PS4) on the External Storage device.
  • Now, simply Cross Save the GoW Ragnarok file you want to download.

This is how you can Cross Save by using an External Storage Device from PS4 to PS5. To make this process much easier, follow the next method mentioned below.

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Also Read | God Of War Ragnarok Wiki & Walkthrough Guide

Use PlayStation Cloud Storage

Before you dive into the steps, this method is only applicable to PlayStation Plus members. That’s because the PS cloud storage is only available for those who are already a member.

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  • First, launch PS4 & hover over the God of War Ragnarok game.
  • Next, click on the Options button while hovering.
  • After that, select Upload/ Download Saved Data.
  • Then, simply click on Upload and start uploading the file you want to transfer.
  • Once done, launch PS5 & go to PS Plus tab.
  • And after that, click on the (3 dotted) Menu button located in the top right corner.
  • Next, head to Saved Data (PS4) on the Cloud Storage option.
  • Now, simply Cross Save the GoW Ragnarok file you want to download.

This is how you can cross-save God of War Ragnarok data from PS4 to PS5 easily. While you are here check out the Best settings to use for graphics, performance & gameplay.