Even within the “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds” community, the subject of Lootboxing is hotly debated. As the responsible developers of Bluehole Studios assure, the microtransactions in the successful shooter will definitely be limited to cosmetic content.
Inspired by the original plans that Electronic Arts pursued on “Star Wars Battlefront 2,” microtransactions have become one of the most talked-about topics in recent weeks.
It goes without saying that the whole thing did not go unnoticed by the players of the successful multiplayer shooter “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds”. So the community behind “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds” hooked in the course of a recent question and answer session with the developers, whether “PUBG” could sooner or later be provided with Lootboxen and what content they would ultimately offer.
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds: Microtransactions should not go beyond cosmetic content
In order to take the wind out of the sails in the run-up to possible speculations, the creators of the Bluehole Studios assured that possible loot boxes in “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds” will come up with only cosmetic content. On the other hand, the developers would have no interest in possible Pay2Win concepts.
“As we know for sure, with the Lootboxes we will never sell anything that would affect the gameplay, but there is a lot of demand for cosmetic content, first of all it’s about releasing the final version, but then it’s new content planned, “says Bluehole Studios.