06 November 2018
Tencent Games and PUBG Corporation have now announced the mobile version of the popular game, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. The game is available for download for free on both Android and iOS.
The true Battle Royale experience is now on your phone.— PLAY BATTLEGROUNDS (@PUBATTLEGROUNDS) March 19, 2018
PUBG Mobile is available for iOS and Android in the US today. More regions will be announced at a later date. pic.twitter.com/RiyUWVdpQn
Chen Jerry, corporate VP of Tencent and president of Lightspeed & Quantum Studios Group, in a press release, said,
We are very excited to launch PUBG Mobile on iOS and Android internationally. We are working hard to create an authentic PUBG mobile experience that players new and old will love. A lot of went into controls and optimization to give players a smooth and intuitive experience.
PUBG is a multiplayer online battle royale game that was released for Windows and Xbox One in December last year. Here’s some quick highlights of the mobile version:
- Officially licensed PUBG on Mobile – An authentic port of the PC version. 100 players are dropped on an enormous 8×8 km battlefield. Players fight to survive and eliminate each other through strategy and skill. The last one standing wins!
- Realistic Graphics and HD Audio – Unreal Engine 4 brings a phenomenal visual experience with detail rendering, an expansive HD map, and realistic scenes. High-quality audio with 3D sound effects and 7.1 channel surround sound makes players feel like they are on the real battlefield.
- Realistic Shooting – With a large selection of firearms, melee weapons, and throwables with realistic ballistics and trajectories, this is the perfect combat experience on mobile.
- Travel in Style – Drive one of a variety of vehicles to escape from your foes or to stalk your prey.
- Team-Up with Friends and Use Voice Chat – Invite friends to team-up, head into battle together and collaborate over voice chat.
- Fair Gaming Environment – Armed with powerful anti-cheating mechanisms and optimized for many devices, ensuring a fun and fair environment for players.