Hi-Rez Studios just announced Paladins: Battlegrounds.
Paladins: Battlegrounds is coming to Paladins soon and this will be the first hero shooter battle royale. The announcement at Hi-Rez Expo showcased the Battlegrounds mode which has been designed to be played in teams. Todd Harris, Executive Producer on Paladins commented:
“Riding on a mount through this massive fantasy-themed map, looking for gear and cooperating with your team, Paladins: Battlegrounds delivers some of the feel of open-world MMO PvP but all within a 20-minute match.”
The map in this mode is 300 times the size (in square feet) of a usual Paladins Siege map and will have mounts of course. It is currently playable in in an early alpha version at Hi-Rez Expo. The full release is planned for 2018. Watch the trailer below:
Paladins is available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.