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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds jumps onto PS4 on December 7th, 2018


As we kind of assumed some time ago, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) is indeed coming to the PS4 and it’ll be landing on the platform, worldwide, on December 7th, 2018.

After battling against fierce competition in Fortnite: Battle Royale and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 – Blackout, a move to the PS4 just makes sense for the game. Coincidentally, PUBG for the Xbox One will be available for free as part of the Xbox Game Pass soon too.

There will be a number of editions to purchase including the $30 Looter’s Edition base game, $50 Survivor’s Edition with a bit more progression, Survivor Pass and G-Coins, and the $60 Champion’s Edition with even more.

See the announcement below, and have a look at the first trailer too.

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) PS4 announcement trailer:

See the press release below.

PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) today announced that it is bringing Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) to the Sony PlayStation 4 Computer entertainment system on December 7. PUBG is rated T for Teen by the Entertainment Software Ratings Board and is now available for pre-order globally at participating retailers and on the PlayStation Store. Additional bundles are available with offerings available only during pre-order.

“We’re excited to expand our PUBG service and introduce new communities to our Battle Royale game” said Changhan Kim, CEO, PUBG Corp. “PlayStation has developed an amazing community of passionate gamers and we can’t wait to join them this holiday season”

PUBG on PlayStation 4 will launch with three iconic maps: Erangel, Miramar, and Sanhok. The game will include all major features, ranked system, event mode, achievements and much more. PlayStation 4 players that pre-order the game will receive two exclusive items for PUBG: Nathan Drake’s outfit from  the Uncharted series and Ellie’s backpack from The Last of Us.  PUBG for PS4 is enhanced for PS4 Pro systems, including support for High Dynamic Range (HDR) lighting on compatible TV sets.”

PUBG will be available in three different pre-order bundles, available until the launch on December 7:

  • Looter’s Edition $30 USD / $38.99 CAD
    • Base Game
  • Survivor’s Edition $50 USD / $64.99 CAD
    • Base Game
    • Survivor Pass: Vikendi*
    • 2,300 G-Coin Pack
    • 20,000 BP
  • Champion’s Edition $60 USD / $77.99 CAD
    • Base Game
    • Survivor Pass: Vikendi*
    • 6,000 G-Coin Pack
    • 20,000 BP

*“Survivor Pass: Vikendi” in the Survivor and Champion pre-orders offers an additional progression path for fans to claim extra rewards in-game. The Survivor Pass will also be sold separately, and will be available on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. More information on Vikendi and the upcoming Survivor Pass will be revealed soon.