2018 was the year of Battle Royale Games as we saw most of the giants releasing their most popular games on mobile platforms. This overwhelming popularity of Battle Royale games have changed the whole mobile gaming industry. The new addition of BR genre has been liked by players all around the world.
PlayerUnknown’s Battleground, being the first battle royale game to break the number of online player records, was also the first Battle Royale game to be released . Though another PvP game DayZ already exited there before PUBG, it hugely contributed to the development and creation of PUBG.
Currently the app stores are filled with Battle Royale games . Today in this article we will find out about some alternatives to PUBG. Here is the list of games which are almost similar to PUBG and can be played as an alternative.
Rules of Survival is a Battle Royale game almost identical to PlayerUnknown’s Battleground. RoS is also considered as a complete ripoff of PUBG Mobile. The developer of Rules of Survival, NetEase, has already been sued by PUBG developers because of the striking resemblance with regards to game play and models, which in turn led to copyright infringement. This ‘last man standing’ game can be played in solo or squad mode with 120 players per game.
Despite of all the boo boos Rules of Survival is still considered one of the best alternative to PUBG mobile. You should of course try it once if you consider yourself the master of Battle Royale games.
2. Knives Out:
From the makers of ‘RoS’, NetEase, comes out yet another interesting and lightweight Battle Royale game called ‘Knives Out’. The game has quite decent graphics compared to similar lightweight BR games and is absolute fun to play. Because of it’s lightweight nature, Knives Out can even be played in some low end mobile devices which generally doesn’t support other high graphics Battle Royale games. So, Battle Royale lovers with low end devices should definitely try it out.
3. Garena Free Fire:
Somewhat similar to PlayerUnknown’s Battleground Mobile yet unique, Garena Free Fire is one of the first mobile Battle Royale which enjoys a good number of online player count.
Instead of 100 players like PUBG, Garena free Fire allows 50 players to dive down a picturesque island for an intense battle for survival. If you like short, intense PvP firefights then you will love this game as well.
4. Hopeless Land : Fight for Survival
Hopeless Land is a Battle Royale game having similarities to games like Rules of Survival and PlayerUnknown’s Battleground. In fact it is more like RoS in terms of Gameplay and graphics. This intense 1vs 100 last man standing game is unique in many ways. With air, land and water warfare, and Hopeless Land is already attracting a lot of attention from BR game enthusiasts. The game also features specially designed tectical battlefield with Asian architectures and lots of brand new vehicle along with a helicopter, which no other BR games has yet.
5. Fortnite Mobile
A game that needs that need no introduction at all. Considered as one of the the pioneers in the the Battle Royale genre, Fornite boasts of a very healthy player count in their PC severs. With the recent debut in the app stores worldwide, this hugely popular game is considered as one of the major rival of PUBG. Fortnite has a very unique game design as compared to any other Battle Royale game out there. The gameplay is also very unique with clever use of tactics as well as weapon and crafting skills. Game modes consists of 100 PvP solo and squade matches. Definitely a must try game if you are a Battle Royale fan.