PUBG: Battlegrounds is now free to play

PUBG: Battlegrounds is now free to play

After it was announced in December that it would Battle Royale reduce the price by $30 in favor of a format closer to other genre giants Apex Legends and Fortnite, PUBG: Battlegrounds it now has a free basic version that includes most modes. If you want to explore ranked or customized matches, you will have to pay $13 for Battlegrounds Plus. Those who have previously purchased the game, their accounts will be automatically upgraded to Battlegrounds Plus along with a handful of goods in a special commemorative package.

PUBG: Battlegrounds is now free to play (source: Krafton)


To celebrate the relaunch, Krafton is throwing in all sorts of rewards to players through Drops events. Players can watch streams, complete missions in the game and invite friends to play to get some extra bonuses for their character.

With the game becoming free to play, the new update introduced tactical equipment and a variety of training modes. The latter should be particularly useful for a number of new players heading to their first mission in the basic training grounds, tutorials and AI training matches now available, writes PC Gamer.

Although PUBG: Battlegrounds still has a decent player base, it is much less attractive than a few years ago. Time will tell whether the free version will attract some old players again.

You can play PUBG: Battlegrounds video game at Steam for free,

article source: pcgamer

PUBG: Battlegrounds minimum system requirements 

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-4430 / AMD FX-6300
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 2GB / AMD Radeon R7 370 2GB
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 40 GB available space

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