Though we do not have a launch date for the Xbox One model of PUBG, it is nonetheless at the moment on monitor for launch someday later this 12 months. What we do know is that Micrsoft engineers and builders are working carefully with PUBG developer Bluehole, Inc. to make sure it is the perfect it may be. In a comply with as much as yesterday’s report of a PS4 model of PUBG, Bloomberg are now reporting that Microsoft are in talks to increase the time between console variations.
That complete exclusivity chestnut. The truth that that is all centered round PUGB, aka PlayerUnknown’s Battlrgrounds, is pretty fascinating. For one, that is an indie title nonetheless in Early Entry on PC. And second, because of the lack of first-party titles on Xbox One this 12 months it is grow to be one of many premiere vacation releases for the console and the brand new Xbox One X. All because of PUBG promoting over 13 million copies on PC, and changing into the most well-liked multiplayer recreation of all time on Steam.
Which additionally implies that if Microsoft had been on the lookout for exclusivity within the vary of 6 or 12 months you may ensure that one thing like that will not come low-cost. In accordance with the Bloomberg report, each Sony Corp. and Tencent Holdings Ltd are “clamoring for rights to place the title on consoles and cellphones”.