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PUBG Launches December 7 With a PlayStation-Exclusive Gift

Learn how PUBG has evolved and get details on the exclusive Pixel Art Parachute launch login gift.

Joon H. Choi's Avatar Posted by Development Project Manager

Hey everyone, we are back with another PUBG dev blog! PUBG has had a relatively quick, but intense, journey up until this point. The game has released on other platforms in the last two years with changes throughout the many phases of alpha and beta testing, from performance improvements and optimization, new weapons, new maps, new vehicles, and more.

Now that we’re getting ready to launch the game on PlayStation 4 on December 7, we’d like to reflect on our development and feedback from our community, which has brought PUBG to where it is today.

The Road to Launch

When we first started developing PUBG for console, the game was released as a beta, meaning stability was something we worked very hard to address. After a long beta phase and feedback from the community, optimization and stabilization became key for us. It was quite the challenge for the dev team to juggle our focus on stability while trying not to delay content that our community had been asking for, like newer maps. But this was a challenge that we were willing to take on.

While we’ve grown considerably since our initial introduction on consoles, user experience and stability will always remain a pivotal aspect of our development. We are also focused on adding new content to the game and bringing Custom Matches, Ranked System, and Event Mode to the PS4 version after launch. We’ve very excited to take the lessons we’ve learned and share them with the PlayStation community when we launch.

PlayStation Launch Day – December 7

What can you expect on launch day? You’ll get to experience the heart-pounding, last-man standing action of PUBG gameplay on three iconic maps:

  • Erangel, the first map of PUBG. An 8×8 km map resembling a Russian military testing facility
  • Miramar, the second map created for PUBG. An 8×8 km map set in the deserts of Central and South America
  • Sanhok, the smallest map (4×4 km) based in the jungles of the Southeast Asia region

In addition, we’re excited to announce an exclusive gift for our PlayStation community to celebrate the launch. Starting on December 7, simply log into the game to receive the Pixel Art Parachute, inspired by the PlayStation iconic blue.

Pixel Art Parachute

Pre-Order Now

You can still pre-order PUBG before the game releases on PS4 December 7. We have several different bundles to choose from, all of which offer two exclusive pre-order digital skins: The Nathan Drake Desert Outfit from the Uncharted series, and Ellie’s Backpack from The Last of Us. Pre-order and also receive two instant rewards: the PUBG avatar for your PlayStation Network profile as well as a theme.

We offer different editions depending on what you’re looking for. The Survivor’s and Champion’s Editions can be purchased at a discounted rate just for pre-ordering on PlayStation Store!

The countdown is on: we now have less than a week left until the official launch. We hope to see many of you at launch and can’t wait to join the PlayStation community on December 7!

Add Your Own

rimaxo14 said:

December 4th, 6:12 am

I cant wait I’ve been wanting to play this game for over a year finally!

guyminsberghe said:

December 4th, 6:40 am

I have a question that is off topic, but I want to know why persona 3, 4 & 5 dancing’s dlc aren’t crossbuy? I feel scammed…

JP_9-96 said:

December 4th, 8:28 am

Will there be character transfer from xbox cuz I have a lot of stuff I would like on my ps4 like sanhok event pass stuff

phinnv8 said:

December 4th, 9:07 am

Is it 30fps on console still? Naah I’ll stick with 120fps on my home built PC.

    PooderDeon said:

    December 4th, 11:43 am

    As you should, no need to crab on consoles.

    AvFusion03 said:

    December 4th, 3:04 pm

    weird flex but ok.

    Jisatsu_Kiddo said:

    December 5th, 6:49 am

    you can’t even call that a “flex” that’s some pretty low frames on a “home built pc”.

    TWODEEEE said:

    December 5th, 1:40 pm

    How many frames is red dead on pc? Oh that’s right lol its not on pc

    ratedrblazin13 said:

    December 7th, 8:11 pm

    Lol you’re only getting 120 frames, you must’ve bought a walmart PC. Don’t try to flex on people when your PC is trash. Come back when you’re not poor and can afford 200 frames+

PooderDeon said:

December 4th, 11:49 am

As you should, no need to crap on consoles. You have a beast of pc, why are even concerned about consoles?.

Altemir11 said:

December 4th, 12:19 pm

Depois do lançamento de PUBG no PS4 o preço de oferta que já está é já uma promoção, ou terá desconto com a assinatura PLUS?

– Pra mim esse preço dos mais completos está muito alto igual todos também acham!

maxvtec said:

December 4th, 7:58 pm

Please tell me I’m gonna be able to use the touchpad to manage my inventory!

    Stonekeep said:

    December 5th, 6:40 pm

    Here you go about the controlled.

goldeneagle1789 said:

December 4th, 9:15 pm

Is the Resident Evil 2 crossover going to come to the PS4 edition too?

goldeneagle1789 said:

December 4th, 9:16 pm

Is the Resident Evil 2 crossover going to come to the PS4 edition?

JFK-Bills said:

December 4th, 9:32 pm

So the PUBG preorder download has started but there’s two? One is PUBG and the other is PUBG PTS? What’s that about?

    adadion said:

    December 5th, 5:28 am

    I believe its PUBG Test Server. Just like on Steam version. When there will be patch update incoming, we can test ourselves for upcoming patch in PUBG PTS first.

    JFK-Bills said:

    December 5th, 10:21 am

    Yeah that’s what I was thinking too.

UfoBuss said:

December 4th, 11:59 pm

2 More days I can not wait <3

Jisatsu_Kiddo said:

December 5th, 6:50 am

Don’t do it people, it still plays like a pre-alpha even on pc….

    FRANKIE__ said:

    December 5th, 8:10 am

    Nobody listen to this guy ^^^ I have 300+ hours on PUBG for PC – it runs great and has for a long time. Very much looking forward to this on Friday!!!

    Jisatsu_Kiddo said:

    December 5th, 10:52 pm

    i smell a bluehole employee.

Crazymanwalking1 said:

December 5th, 1:20 pm

Anxiously counting down the hours till 9:00pm Thursday night, so I dont have to play PUBG Mobile anymore

Touchscreen is ok and all but it doesn’t even begin to compare to a dualshock 4 in my hands. See you guys on the battlegrounds!

the_villainous_ said:

December 5th, 2:46 pm

Blancheezzy said:

December 5th, 5:00 pm

At this point I think pubg has missed the boat….

danjahman808 said:

December 5th, 5:10 pm

is this cross platform play?

lee510to61nina said:

December 5th, 9:30 pm

What’s ya pSn

backdraft6066 said:

December 6th, 3:09 pm

Only a few more hours I’m excited!!!!

xKingxSpecter212 said:

December 6th, 5:50 pm

Man Im Looking For Real Tactical Player For The Night Release Wassup !! Im Also On Fornite Black Out .. Everyother Game.. i Came For More Chicken Dinners Then Thanksgiving Add Me Xkingxspecter212

PatrrronNyan said:

December 8th, 8:01 am

I just ordered the game today December 8 2018 cause I didn’t know about the launch date and I was just wondering if it’s still possible for me to get the two bonus skins? I really want that Ellie backpack :/ I ordered the physical copy on amazon

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