Playerunknown’s BattleLounds is now called PubG: Battlegrounds and could soon be free-to-play. In a statement, Publisher divided Krafton with: > “KRONTON expands the PUBG brand active through a variety of new experiences that play in the PubG universe. The renaming of Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds in PubG: Battlegrounds is the first step in achieving this vision. ” From the 10th to the 16th of August, PubG: Battlegrounds will be playable free of charge. A DataMiner pointed out last month that KRONTON would use this as a test run and the players will monitor the reactions to switch the title to free-to-play with appropriate resonance.