• PUBG Studio announced a new battle royale game earlier today
  • "PUBG: New State" is set 30 years from now
  • The game will be released on iOS and Android devices this year

Krafton and PUBG Studio unveiled their latest game, "PUBG: New State," a mobile-first battle royale title set 30 years to the future in a place called Troi. The announcement comes with a trailer that gives away some details about the title's gameplay.

"PUBG: New State" Trailer And Gameplay Mechanics

Earlier today, devs released the trailer of "PUBG: New State" showcasing the usual things players get from a battle royale title. Car chases, gunfights, interesting weapons, bombs and drones are all present in the video. The trailer also underlines the futuristic but grimy environment, which is a far cry from the current maps available in "PUBG Mobile."

PUBG: NEW STATE | Pre-Order Trailer
Official pre-order trailer for PUBG: NEW STATE, the latest title by KRAFTON, Inc. and PUBG Studio, the creators of the original battle royale, PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS. PUBG: New State Official YouTube Channel

"PUBG: New State" promises to deliver global illumination rendering to mobile gamers. Fans can expect improved graphics, more stable and smoother gameplay, according to devs. The trailer also highlights futuristic weapons, vehicles, a ballistic chield and combat rolls.

The upcoming game will introduce new in-game customization that allows players to build their own weapons through customization kits. This could include fire mode selection, performance enhancements and grenade launcher attachments.

Pre-Registration Details

Pre-registration for "PUBG: New State" is now live on Google Play Store, but it seems that it is not yet available in India. The game will be available for pre-order for iOS users, but details are scarce at the moment. Players who pre-order the game will get a permanent but limited vehicle skin, according to the official website.

Release Date

Krafton and PUBG Studio have not yet shared the release date of the new mobile battle royale title. However, industry insider Player IGN leaked a few days ago that it will launch in the first week of March. With the new game, the team hopes to go beyond the limits of mobile gaming.

"PUBG: New State" Executive Producer MinKyu Park, said that “Given the fan support and massive success of the previous games, it is humbling to be able to build and introduce the next game in the franchise that revolutionized the battle royale genre worldwide.” The executive noted that “We want to build on that legacy by creating an experience that pushes the limits of mobile gaming. Watching our team come together to develop a global product has been an amazing experience, and we are confident that it will speak to all audiences when it launches later this year,” he added.