Bluehole Inc and Twitch Prime have announced that they will be giving Twitch Prime members exclusive in game items for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds starting June 9, 2017. The announcement came via the official Twitch Twitter account where they also shared an image of the in game goodies players can look forward to later on in the week. You can view the exclusive in game items below in greater detail.
The items that will be given are Twitch themed skins including an exclusive t-shirt, jeans, balaclava and shoes. All of the items have some sort of Twitch branding featuring the logo and its infamous purple color scheme. The offer will begin on June 9, 2017 and run until July 7, 2017.
— Twitch (@Twitch) June 5, 2017
In order to obtain the exclusive items you will have to be a Twitch Prime member and have your game linked to Twitch. Once you game is linked to Twitch, which you can do by clicking on the Glitch (Twitch icon) from the in game lobby, you will have the exclusive crate delivered to the character screen. Twitch has stated that these items will be tradable and marketable once the promotion has passed.
The announcement also coincides with Twitch’s expansion of the Twitch Prime program, which will now reach more than 200 countries and territories, previously only available in the United States, Canada, Italy, France, Germany, Belgium, Austria, Spain, and the United Kingdom. Players will have 30 days to redeem the free items before they are gone forever, unless Twitch decides to release them again at a later date.
Since its release on Steam, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has gained immense popularity and success maintaining a ‘Mostly Positive’ rating among Steam users and continuing to be among the top 3 games streamed on Twitch.
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is currently available on PC via Steam Early Access for $29.99.