KRAFTON, Inc. has recently unveiled PUBG: NEW STATE, the newest battle royale title optimized for mobile play.
The game adopts the gunplay made popular by the original PUBGgame, enabling players to expect the same combat experience. The title features graphics that push the limits of mobile gaming with its state-of-the-art Global Illumination rendering technology. This lets players immerse themselves in a battleground experience that is realistic and intense.
“Given the fan support and massive success of the previous games, it is humbling to be able to build and introduce the next game in the franchise that revolutionized the battle royale genre worldwide,” said MinKyu Park, Executive Producer of PUBG: NEW STATE. “We want to build on that legacy by creating an experience that pushes the limits of mobile gaming. Watching our team come together to develop a global product has been an amazing experience and we are confident that it will speak to all audiences when it launches later this year.”
The game is set in the near future of 2051, in which years have passed since the original game. Within this backdrop, players will be dropping into a brand-new battleground called TROI, where they will have the chance to discover how the universe has evolved. Filled with various landmarks that have their own distinct characteristics, players will also be able to explore a unique environment that features interactable objects, helping them come up with new ways and strategies to dominate the competition.
Moreover, PUBG: NEW STATE adds several brand-new features that evolve the genre. It comes with a new in-game weapon customization feature, allowing players to make various weapons their own by obtaining customization kits. These kits will transform weapons in different ways, such as performance enhancements, fire mode selection, and grenade launcher attachments. Additionally, players can also enjoy a variety of other new features, including combat rolls, drones, and a futuristic ballistic shield. Finally, players will also be able to take to the road and explore massive 8×8 open worlds with a variety of new vehicles.
Those who are interested to pre-register may head over to Google Play. Meanwhile, players can also look forward to PUBG: NEW STATE alpha tests coming later this year. Watch the pre-order trailer below.