Krafton announced at The Game Awards 2021 that from January 12, 2022, PUBG is going to be free-to-play on PC and Consoles. If we see so many battle royal games was released free-to-play basis.
There are gonna be 2 tiers for PUBG basic tier will be “offers access to most game features”. and Plus tier offers a one-time $12.99 fee, offers, bonuses, and more. Those who have paid for the game previously will automatically be a part of Battlegrounds Plus.
The full list of Battlegrounds Plus benefits are:
- Bonus 1,300 G-COIN
- Survival Masters XP + 100 percent boost
- Career – Medal tab
- Ranked Mode
- Custom Match functionality
- In-Game items, including the Captain’s Camo set, which includes hat, camo mask, and camo gloves
PUBG: Battlegrounds is going free-to-play. #TheGameAwards | https://t.co/46TzFpcH6I pic.twitter.com/W7uSw1VeO0
— IGN (@IGN) December 10, 2021
Those already buy the game before will receive a Special Commemorative Pack, including the Battle-Hardened costume skin set, the Shackle and Shanks Legacy Pan, and the Battle-Hardened Legacy nameplate.
- Xbox Game Pass Service End:
- PST: January 11, 2022, 2 AM
- CET: January 11, 2022, 11 AM
- KST: January 11, 2022, 7 PM
- PlayStation® Now Service End:
- PST: January 11, 2022, at 10 AM
- CET: January 11, 2022, at 7 PM
- KST: January 12, 2022, at 3 AM