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PUBG x Son Heung-min: Leaks suggest South Korean football star is coming to game

A recent post from the official PUBG Twitter account suggests the South Korean and Tottenham star could soon be coming to the Battlegrounds. Here’s everything you need to know about the potential football x battle royale crossover.
PUBG x Son Heung-min: Leaks suggest South Korean football star is coming to game

As the gaming industry grows more and more worldwide, we’re beginning to see an uptick in crossover promotions between game developers and the entertainment/sports industries. It’s a great opportunity for both parties to gain exposure whilst providing their respective fans with another platform to enjoy them on.

Recent crossovers have included Neymar Jr. appearing in Fortnite, Warzone adding Rambo and Die Hard content, and SMITE has an upcoming battle pass inspired by Stranger Things from Netflix.

Next up, PUBG is joining the party with Tottenham Hotspur and South Korean superstar Son Heung-min entering the fray for an exciting batch of content. It’s all coming soon to a platform near you, so here’s all the information you need for how to play PUBG with one of the top wingers in world football.

PUBG son heung min football star south korea(Picture: PlayerIGN)

After the announcement from the official PUBG Twitter account, data miners were able to successfully find the contents of the Son Heung-min bundle. A popular PUBG leaker, PlayerIGN posted an image highlighting what players can expect to get their hands on when the collaboration goes live.

The contents of the Son Heung-min promotion are as follows:

  • Signature helmet
  • Weapons skin (x2)
  • Outfit bundle (x2)
  • Gloves
  • Shoes
  • Son Heung-min Heart Celebration emote
  • Son Heung-min Photo Op emote

At this point, there’s no word on when exactly the Son Heung-min promotion will go live in-game, though a huge update is set to hit the game with the release of Taego, the first 8x8 map since Mirmar, since while playable on the PTS, will soon be available in the game proper.

So make sure to bookmark our PUBG tab, we’ll keep you in the loop for all the latest breaking developments.