PUBG Mobile developers are working on a new sci-fi shooter game. This new game, codenamed ‘Vertical,’ is currently in development.
Meanwhile, PUBG Mobile developers Krafton has announced new projects such as PUBG: New State. According to a report by PlayerIGN, the sci-fi shooter game.is not a battle royale. The new game may take two to three years to complete.
The tipster, PlayerIGN, posted screenshots on Twitter of key job opportunities generated inside the organisation to work on the project, which is still in its early stages. The game may be the sequel to PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds, dubbed simply PUBG 2, claims PlayerIGN.
PUBG's working on an open-world sci-fi shooter game. The project's codenamed: Vertical.
It's built on UE4, a pre-built engine, as such I can imagine them looking to release this game after 2-3 years.
Is this the PUBG2 game that was mentioned? If so, guess it's not a BR. pic.twitter.com/XugVZ0203q
— PlayerIGN (@PlayerIGN) April 10, 2021
But unlike the first widely successful battle royale title, the new game might not have a battle royale title. Besides that, the tipster revealed some intriguing information about the game. This includes its game engine, rumoured to be the Unreal Engine 4.
Currently, the organisation has 14 new work postings for game developer vacancies. Background Concept Artist, Video Editing Artist, Character Concept Artist, Lighting Artist, are required for the new game.
there are positions available in the production and technical department. The upcoming game may simply be a single-player or campaign-focused launch within the Battlegrounds series. Of course, that is the only anticipation.