If you taught that popular battle-royale game PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds felt threatened by Apex Legends - the newest entrant into the battle-royale game franchise, then it should be a potential surprise to know that the former has actually heaped praises on Respawn Entertainment. The game’s creativity has also come under praise from PUBG.
“A fantastic launch with a great new take on the battle royale game mode!,” said PlayerUnknown in an official tweet. Check out the full tweet below:
This tweet came in response to Apex Legends reporting that it garnered a million unique players in just within eight hours of being launched. PUBG’s tweet garnered mixed reactions from Twitterati who praised both the battle-royale titles.
Now, the above development definitely represents positive sportsmanship from PUBG; it could also hint at potential positive developments for the gaming community (especially the PUBG loyalists) as well; considering the fact that PUBG is now expected by its gamers to be seeded with newer enhancements. Even the mobile version of the game, PUBG Mobile is slated to get the update 0.11.0 that introduces the zombies mode in the very near future.
Do share your thoughts on the latest praise that PUBG has heaped on Apex Legends/Respawn Entertainment.
For the uninitiated, Apex Legends which went live very recently is free to play on PC, Microsoft Xbox One, and Sony PlayStation 4 consoles across the world. Click here to check out the game no, by playing. The battle-royale title features three in-game modes viz Strategic Battle Royale, Legendary Characters, and The Ultimate Squad that deserves a detailed exploration.
Finally, Apex Legends deals only with first-person-perspectives (FPP); players get to choose from 8 playable characters to form a squad (strictly) comprising of 3 players. This mod differs from that of PUBG that allows solo gameplay in addition to playing in tandem with teams..