With the imminent release of the new PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds PUBG 1.0 update that will bring with it a number of new features, including 360 degree 3D Replay and Killcam expected to roll out tomorrow on December 20th 2017. In addition developers of the hugely popular Battle Royale game, PlayerUnknown’s Battleground or PUBG, have today announced a partnership with Minkonet, a prominent Seoul-based gaming technology company. Peter Kim, co-founder and CEO of Minkonet explains more about the new partnership and what you can expect in the future for PUBG which recently launched on the Xbox platform.
Building replay systems for battle royale, open world and massively multiplayer online games that typically feature huge maps and many objects interacting in real time presents many technical challenges. We know expectations from the community are high and our team worked side-by-side with the PUBG developers to design and deliver a never-before-seen, immersive replay experience that is sure to deliver countless hours of ‘wow-factor’ moments and shareable content.
Feature you can expect in tomorrows PUBG 1.0 update :
– The first deliverables from this monumental collaboration will be the inclusion of Minkonet’s 3D Replay and Killcam technology in PUBG’s upcoming PC 1.0 Version- scheduled for release on December 20, 2017.
– 3D Replay provides seamless playback video of the primary player’s gameplay as well as the ability to closely follow another user’s gaming feats and arena roaming as an in-game observer.
– Killcam functionality provides advanced insight and learning opportunities for players interested in closely re-examining gameplay missteps as well as detecting in-game cheating from Speed Hack, Aimbot or the Extrasensory Perception (ESP) hacking.
The new 3D Replay feature provides seamless playback video of the primary player’s gameplay as well as the innovative ability to closely follow another user’s gaming feats and arena roaming as an in-game observer, providing gameplay viewers, including esports audiences, a superior viewing experience. Minkonet’s 3D replay solution encompasses robust 360-degree high-definition data capture technology that smartly parses large amounts of data from complex and dynamic gaming environments free of playback slowdown or gamer lag.
Killcam functionality provides advanced insight and learning opportunities for players interested in closely re-examining gameplay missteps as well as helping to detect and gather evidence of in-game cheating. Minkonet’s 3D data technology provides an interactive all-around viewpoint that hasn’t been possible with the textual event logs and the video capture of the deceased player in other Killcams. The company’s technology can be leveraged by game developers across all platforms to help curb the increasing amount of cheating and hacking issues afflicting the gaming community worldwide.
Minkonet’s full suite of 3D replay solutions includes a Replay Highlight Cam, Esports Cam, Streamer Cam and Cinemax Cam, all designed to unleash new content capabilities previously unseen in gaming.