PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS will become a free-to-play game starting January 12, 2022.
According to the team, switching to F2P will come with a lot of changes and rewards. All players who have owned and played PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS before the free-to-play service transition will automatically receive the PUBG – SPECIAL COMMEMORATIVE PACK, which includes a free BATTLEGROUNDS Plus upgrade and additional in-game rewards.
PUBG – SPECIAL COMMEMORATIVE PACK
- BATTLEGROUNDS Plus
- Costume skin set
- Battle-hardened Legacy Corset
- Battle-hardened Legacy Jacket
- Battle-hardened Legacy Gloves
- Battle-hardened Legacy Pants
- Battle-hardened Legacy Boots
- Shackle and Shanks Legacy – Pan
- Nameplate – Battle-hardened Legacy
The team also announced that BATTLEGROUNDS Plus will be automatically distributed to your account on your first login after the free-to-play transition. Other rewards will automatically be distributed to your account inventory on your first login after the free-to-play transition.
BATTLEGROUNDS Plus is a new product that gives PUBG fans a way to supplement their game experience while supporting the game. Plus is a one-time purchase and includes all of the following:
BATTLEGROUNDS Plus upgrade product/DLC will be sold for USD 12.99 after the free-to-play transition.
- BATTLEGROUNDS Plus unlocks access to the following:
- Survival Mastery XP +100% boost
- Career – Medal tab
- Ranked Mode
- Creating and playing a Custom Match.
- BATTLEGROUNDS Plus includes the following items:
- Captain’s Camo Hat
- Captain’s Camo Mask
- Captain’s Camo Gloves
- Bonus 1300 G-COIN
With the free-to-play service transition, PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS title sale will end on:
- PST: January 10, 2022, 10 AM
- CET: January 10, 2022, 7 PM
- KST: January 11, 2022, 3 AM
- Purchasing PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS before the scheduled termination entitles you to acquire BATTLEGROUNDS Plus and the PUBG – SPECIAL COMMEMORATIVE PACK once the transition happens.
You may now pre-register for PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS now and receive a Special Care Package. The registration period runs until January 11, 2021, only. Eligible platforms include STEAM, PlayStation, XBOX, and Stadia.
For more information, you may visit PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS’ official free-to-play site.