Paladins is getting a battle royale mode called Battlegrounds

05 January, 2018, 13:35 | Author: Marjorie Miles
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Hi-Rez Studios have announced an upcoming battle royale game mode for Paladins.

With Paladins already enjoying a healthy player base, this will probably do quite well if the community embraces it. The first-person online hero shooter will be creating a hundred-person battle royale mode, along with releasing a new hero and a new content update this month.

Check out the debut trailer for Paladins: Battlegrounds below. Will Battle Royale work well with Paladins? Heroes will be able to hop onto their mounts and start exploring the map, looting all sorts of gear to take on other players.

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Like PUBG, Paladins Battlegrounds will be set on a large map (300 times the square footage of a typical siege map), where they will drop in and hunt for loot.

Paladins has more of a fantasy setting than either PUBG or Overwatch, and could offer a good alternative for players looking to scratch that sort of itch in their Battle Royale/Hero Shooter genres.

An alpha of Paladins' Battlegrounds is playable at this week's Hi-Rez Expo, and the full release is expected later in 2018.

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Team Deathmatch is exactly what it sounds like: a mode where your only objective is killing enemy heroes. Team Deathmatch will go live with a new map, Trade District. Meet Moji, the newest member of the Flank class. Moji is a bit on the diminutive side, but she'll ride into battle aboard a two-headed dragon mount.

While we don't have official gameplay available (yet), the new mode will be available in 2018 for free to anyone who plays Paladins which is now available on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. With the console players getting it a week later on January 17.

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