Updated October 8 2019

Creating and joining a party on PlayStation 4

Joining a PSN party allows you to communicate with party members via voice chat and text messages. Each party can have a maximum of 16 members with players able to enjoy games together using Play Together, Share Play and broadcasts.

How do I create a party on PS4?

  1. From the PS4 home screen, press up to reach the function screen >  [Party] > [Create Party].
  2. Choose your party name, select the privacy settings and set the player limit.
  3. [Invite] friends to join your party.

How do I join a party on PS4?

Select  [Party] from the function screen to view a list of the parties you can join. You can also [Customise] the quick menu to include the [Party] shortcut.

If you receive an invite from a friend, press the PS button on your DUALSHOCK 4 wireless controller to join their party. To view recent party invites, select  [Notifications] from the function screen.


What are the PS4 party settings?

To reach the party screen, join a party and select  [Party] from the function menu. The party screen shows the number of players in the party, the party settings and options to broadcast, Share Play or Play Together.