PUBG starts testing free version to better take on Fortnite

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has begun testing a new
free-to-play version of the game called PUBG Lite in Thailand,
which is designed to offer the popular battle royale shooter that
can run on less powerful hardware than the full, paid PUBG
experience.

PUBG Lite is a chance for PUBG to better compete with its
biggest competitor, Fortnite. Despite coming to the battle royale
genre later than PUBG’s pioneering efforts, Fortnite has become
an international cultural sensation due to its low barrier of entry
and the fact that the game can be played on basically any
device.

PUBG Lite is a completely standalone game from the paid PUBG.
The company says that there will be a separate, dedicated dev team
for the free version that will work on…

Source: FS – All Tech News 2
PUBG starts testing free version to better take on Fortnite