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PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS DROPS ONTO PLAYSTATION 4 DECEMBER 7

The original Battle Royale game arrives in time for the holidays with exclusive Uncharted and The Last of Us in-game items and limited time pre-order bundles

SANTA MONICA – November 13, 2018 -- PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) today announced that it is bringing PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) to the Sony PlayStation®4 Computer entertainment system on December 7. PUBG is rated PEGI 16 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: 

*“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.
 
View the new PlayStation 4 trailer for PUBG here: https://games.premiercomms.com/PlayerUnknowns-Battelgrounds-PlayStation-4-Announcement-Trailer

About PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.)
PUBG Corp., an affiliate company of Bluehole Inc., began as Bluehole Ginno Games, Inc. in 2009 and later renamed to PUBG Corp. in 2017. PUBG Corp. is the publisher and developer of the 2017 blockbuster battle royale video game, PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG), on multiple platforms. Since its release, PUBG has received worldwide acclaim, achieving seven Guinness World Records and winning multiple game awards worldwide.
 
Headquartered in Korea, PUBG Corp. has six operational offices globally across North America, Europe, Japan, China. With the goal of developing PUBG as a global franchise, the company is currently undertaking a number of projects including esports, product licensing, and more. For more information about PUBG Corp., please visit www.pubg.com.
 
About Sony Interactive Entertainment:
Recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment, Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is responsible for the PlayStation® brand and family of products and services. PlayStation has delivered innovation to the market since the launch of the original PlayStation in Japan in 1994. The PlayStation family of products and services include PlayStation®4, PlayStation®VR, PlayStation®Vita, PlayStation®3, PlayStation®Store, PlayStation®Plus, PlayStation™Video, PlayStation™Music, PlayStation™Now, PlayStation™Vue, PlayStation®Original and acclaimed PlayStation software titles from SIE Worldwide Studios. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, SIE is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation and has global functions and regional headquarters in California, London and Tokyo.
 
“PlayStation” is a registered trademark of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. “PS4” is a trademark of the same company.
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Teams revealed for PUBG Europe League LAN-qualifier

15 teams have received direct invites to the LAN-qualifier, where they will compete for spots in the first phase of PUBG Europe League.

The main part of the qualifiers for PUBG Europe League will be held at the LAN-tournament. From the 10th to the 16th of December, Kiev Cybersport Arena will host 17 winners of the open qualifiers and 15 invited teams in a battle for 10 spots at the PUBG Europe League and six spots at the Contenders League.


Teams that are invited to the LAN-qualifiers:

LAN-qualifiers will be held in two stages. In the first stage, invited teams and winners of the online qualifiers will be seeded randomly into two groups and will play 15 rounds. The top eight teams from each group will advance to the Final stage, to form one group of 16 teams, and will play 15 more rounds According to the results of the Final stage, the top 10 teams will receive invitations to the first phase of PUBG Europe League, and the remaining six will start from the Contenders League.

See also: PUBG Europe League: details and structure of qualifiers

If you want to take part in the open qualifiers of PUBG Europe League and to compete for a chance to enter the LAN-qualifiers, you still can apply. Registration for open qualifiers is available via these links: 

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