Howdie folks! I’ve played a fair bit on my PS4 account, but i don’t have a PS4 anymore (and i’m not expecting to own a PS of any type in the near future). I want to get boundless on PC and restart my journey.
My PS beacons have no doubt long decayed, but i was wondering if there’s any way to transfer those items from my PS account to a new PC account?
I understand that plots and characters can’t be transfered, but if i can prove (without access to my PS account unfortunately) i am the owner of the PS account, is there a way to at least get my items moved over to my new PC account?
I’m guessing i’d need to contact a dev for this, but if any oortian here has had experience with this, i’d love to hear from you!
I think the only way would be to use a friend/family member or someone you trust and sign on their ps4/5 and shift it all across.
Don’t really play anymore but happy to help facilitate somehow. How much stuff did you have btw? If it wasn’t insane amounts or very rare stuff me & probably quite a few others could just donate the stuff on your ps account to you instead. The real effort will be levelling back up not the items IMO
Unfortunately my PS account is behind 2FA on a phonenumber i no longer have access to. I’m going to try and change this this week, so i suppose borrowing a PS, logging in and adding permissions would be my best bet.
I appreciate the offer! But i aim to revive a business, it wouldn’t feel right to take charity just to become a scrooge mcduck
I would go with using a friends ps to log into your account, give perms as @Spoodle said and transfer it all to the new toon. Only way to really do it. Other risky option is have a mate you trust to login and do it for you then change your password to ps after.
Can i send a friend request without the other user being online? I can use a friend’s PS at their place.
That way i can log onto steam first, make the friend request to my PS account character, then log over, accept the request and change permissions.
login your ps account on your friends ps4 , place a beacon and reclaim your items
(note: pressing the reclaim does not require beacon fuel)
login your steam account
go see your ps4 character and friend it
then give your pc character full permissions on the reclaimed ps4 character beacon.
then go to your friend, and take your phone with you, then login your boundless steam account on your mobile phone using Geforce now, just signup for an account , pick free subscription, that gives you 1 hour of play…must be enough to friend your ps4 account character
also don’t you have anyone at home that could press the button to accept the friend request?
or have your friend accept your friend request while you are at home on your pc
On a related note, i’ve never done a reclaim before. I’ll have to walk my friend through exactly what to do and how to give me permissions.
Assuming we meet up in-game, what exact steps does my friend have to do to get me the right permissions? What exact items will he need? I’m guessing a plotter and a beacon, so he can plot something to put the beacon on? And then beacon fuel?
After that, is it as simple as giving me full permissions?