PUBG's excellent first-person mode is now available for full squads


A view to die for

Never has a video game made me so aware of my own shoulders as when I play PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds in first-person. The term "game-changer" gets thrown around a lot in mostly meaningless contexts, but first-person in PUBG is an actual game-changer. Leaving you unable to manipulate the third-person camera alters the entire flow of everything. It's much more unnerving this way.

Up until now, first-person mode has been restricted solely to solo and duo playlists. Now it's available for full squads too. Sure, it's just inclusion across all play types, but it's nice for the people who like to roll four-deep. Nice until their jumpy trigger finger leads to a horrific friendly fire incident, that is.

This is exciting news for your resident D-Team because it means we can finally give this a go. We've done some duos test runs and everyone really likes it. The first-person perspective should make for some fascinating views as we attempt to ramp Jeeps off of airplane wings. But, it won't make a damn difference when we're all dying to people shooting us from behind.

Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds first-person-only mode now supports squads [Rock, Paper, Shotgun]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up



Brett Makedonski
Brett MakedonskiManaging Editor   gamer profile

While you laughing, we're passing, passing away. So y'all go rest y'all souls, 'Cause I know I'ma meet you up at the crossroads. Y'all know y'all forever got love from them Bone Thugs baby... ... more + disclosures


Also on destructoid: PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds   (45)   From our database:

  • PUBG breaks 2 million concurrent players on Steam - Drew Stuart
  • PlayerUnknown's Battleground eSport team signed by Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils owner - Anthony Marzano
  • PUBG's recent server issues are due to the game being way too popular - Brett Makedonski
  • Microsoft seemingly wants to extend their PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds exclusivity deal in light of Sony talks - Chris Carter
  • Bluehole and Sony are discussing bringing PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds to PS4 - Drew Stuart
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds team calls Fortnite's Battle Royale mode a 'carbon copy' - Chris Carter
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds sets new concurrent player record on Steam - Chris Moyse
  • It's hard as hell to see during PUBG's foggy weather - Ray Porreca
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds gets new town and fog effects - Chris Moyse
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #arena shooter #Competitive Multiplayer #Online #Patches #PC #PUBG #shooter #Steam #Updates



    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!