Tag: PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

Microsoft's Xbox One Deals Include The Xbox One S 'PUBG' Bundle And More

To promote its Xbox platform, Microsoft once again offered limited console bundles. The packages available will reportedly include a free copy of 'PUBG' and Xbox Game Pass trial memberships.

Video Games February 17, 2018

Latest AMD GPU Driver Increases 'Fortnite,' 'PUBG,' And 'Kingdom Come: Deliverance' Performance

AMD’s Radeon Adrenalin version 18.2.2 is now ready to download and designed specifically to enhance gameplay performance on “Fortnite: Battle Royale,” “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds,” and “Kingdom Come: Deliverance.” The optional driver update will not include bug fixes.

Video Games February 14, 2018

'Fortnite' Beats 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Record For Most Number Of Players At The Same Time, But Did It Really?

'Fortnite' set a new record with 3.4 million concurrent players, beating 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' which had 3.2 million concurrent players at the turn of 2018. The achievement, however, comes with a catch.

Video Games February 12, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Xbox One Players, Now Over 4 Million, Will Receive A Truckload Of Battle Points

The Xbox One version of 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' recently achieved the milestone of more than 4 million players. In celebration, PUBG Corp. will give out 30,000 Battle Points to everyone, and here's the best way to spend it.

Video Games January 28, 2018

Lost BP In 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Will Be Returned, But 'PUBG' Players Want To Region Lock China Instead

The missing Battle Points in 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will be returned, but players want the game's developers to focus on something else. There is a growing demand to region lock China to control the rampant cheating in the multiplayer shooter.

Video Games January 12, 2018

Paladins: Battlegrounds Moniker Explained As Hi-Rez Studios Doubles Down On Name

Hi-Rez Studios explains why it chose the name 'Paladins: Battlegrounds' over other appendages such as 'battle royale.' It's an homage to MMO battlegrounds, not a copy of 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.'

Video Games January 7, 2018

Steam Awards 2017 Winners: 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds,' 'The Witcher 3,' 'Cuphead' Among Awardees

Winners of Valve’s Steam Awards 2017 have been revealed and listed as top winners are 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds,' 'The Witcher 3,' and 'Cuphead.' The Steam Awards is known for giving out unique titles such as 'Mom’s Spaghetti,' and 'Suspension of Disbelief.'

January 7, 2018

Free-To-Play 'Paladins: Battlegrounds' Will Combine 'Overwatch' And 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds'

Hi-Rez Studios unveiled 'Paladins: Battlegrounds,' a new mode for the free-to-play multiplayer shooter that has drawn comparisons to 'Overwatch.' Like 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds,' the new mode will drop 100 players into a map for a 'Battle Royale'-inspired contest.

Video Games January 5, 2018

Publisher Of 'LawBreakers' Blames 'PUBG' For Failure

'LawBreakers' publisher Nexo is blaming the failure of the game on the release of 'PUBG'. Nexon is calling the game a loss and cites the bad release date as a main reason.

Video Games January 4, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Breaks Its Own Steam Record: Is The PlayStation 4 Version Coming Soon?

The popularity of 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' has reached new heights, with over 3 million concurrent players on Steam after the launch of its full release. When will 'PUBG' arrive to the PlayStation 4?

Video Games January 1, 2018

PUBG PC 1.0 Update Now Live: Bug Fixes, Adjusted Replay System, And More

Now that 'PUBG' developers finally launched version 1.0 for the PC, players started to report issues they found. A new update was released just recently and intends to fix the bugs.

Video Games December 30, 2017

Microsoft May Have Copied A Redditor's 'PUBG' Concept For An Ad

Microsoft may have copied a designer's idea for a 'PUBG' ad from a post on Reddit. Its ad for the full release of the game bares a strong resemblance of the original idea.

Video Games December 28, 2017

China Accounts For Most 'PUBG' Cheats, Says Game Creator

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' is widely popular, but it also has a serious cheating problem and the Chinese are apparently to blame. According to the game's creator, 99 percent of 'PUBG' cheats currently come from China.

Video Games December 23, 2017

The 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Full Release Is Finally Here: What's Next For 'PUBG'?

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' version 1.0 is finally online, adding the Miramar desert map and a replay feature. PUBG Corp.'s CEO, however, said that the work on the massively popular multiplayer shooter is far from being finished.

Video Games December 21, 2017

You Get 'PUBG' For Free When You Buy Xbox One X, But Should You?

Microsoft announced a new promotion for the Xbox One X console. Buyers will reportedly receive a free copy of 'PUBG' together with the new game system.

Video Games December 17, 2017

Popular 'PUBG' Streamer DrDisRespect Admits Infidelity, Decides To Take Time Off To Focus On Family

An award-winning Twitch Streamer for 'PUBG' revealed his plans to stop streaming due to personal reasons. DrDisRespect admitted that he cheated on his wife and intends to work on his relationship until further notice.

Video Games December 15, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds On Xbox One: Here Are Some Tips And Tricks To Be The Last Man Standing

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' is finally available on the Xbox One after breaking Steam records. Here are some tips and tricks for new players, and for those who are making the transition from the PC to the console.

Video Games December 14, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Xbox One Controls, Specific Release Date And Time Revealed: Are You Ready?

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' is set to launch on the Xbox One on Dec. 12. Microsoft detailed the game's control scheme, and announced the specific release date and time for the massively popular multiplayer shooter.

Video Games December 11, 2017

PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds Mobile On The Way, But Not Everyone Will Get To Play It

Tencent will team up with Bluehole Studio to release a 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' port for smartphones. Not much else is known about the game, aside from the fact that not everyone will get to play it upon launch.

Video Games November 29, 2017

Steam Sets New Record With 17.5 Million Concurrent Users

Steam sets record for registering more than 17 million users on its platform. Steam has become a behemoth in the PC gaming industry as it continues to draw a huge gamers base on its platform.

Video Games November 28, 2017

Dataminers Discover 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Desert Map Layout And New Vehicles On Test Servers

Dataminers acquired significant files from the 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' test servers to show what might be coming next to the game. The discoveries include the layout of the new desert map, new vehicles, and a new weapon.

Video Games November 15, 2017

The Game Awards 2017: 'Zelda: Breath Of The Wild,' 'Super Mario Odyssey,' And 'PUBG' Among The Nominees

Nominees for the Game of the Year at the Game Awards 2017 have been revealed, and the five contenders are 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,' 'Super Mario Odyssey,' 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds,' 'Persona 5,' and 'Horizon Zero Dawn.'

Video Games November 14, 2017

Steampunk MMORPG ‘Ascent: Infinite Realm’ Is The Next Game From The Developers Of ‘PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds’

Bluehole Studio has just revealed its next game after the highly successful 'PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.' Take a look at 'Ascent: Infinite Realm,' a fascinating combination of steampunk and high fantasy.

Video Games November 12, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Xbox One Release Date, PC Version 1.0 Progress Finally Revealed: Mark Your Calendars

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will finally launch on the Xbox One next month, under the Xbox Game Preview program. The 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' full release on the PC, meanwhile, remains on schedule after its initial delay.

Video Games October 31, 2017

There May Never Be A 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Sequel, Says No Other Than PlayerUnknown Himself

PlaeyrUnknown himself, Brendan Greene, said that a 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' sequel is not in the plan for the next five years. 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds 2' might even never happen at all.

Video Games October 24, 2017

The 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Blue Zone Will Soon Be More Dangerous: You Wouldn't Want To Be Out There

The 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' development team will soon make the blue zone deal more damage over time. The change will allow players to focus on the action inside the play area, and not worry about opponents operating from the blue zone.

Video Games October 23, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Bans Thousands Of Players Daily: Flawed System, Or Is The Cheating Problem Really That Bad?

BattlEye, the anti-cheating system used for 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' by Bluehole Studio, is banning thousands of players daily. Is the technology acting up, or is the cheating problem in the multiplayer shooter really that bad?

Video Games October 16, 2017

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Developer Feuds With Epic Games Over 'Fortnite' Battle Royale Mode

Bluehole Studio, the developer of 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds,' has called out Epic Games for the inclusion of a Battle Royale mode in 'Fortnite.' What is the feud all about?

Video Games September 23, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Breaks Steam Record For Most Number Of Players At The Same Time: Now What?

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' has set the all-time Steam peak player count record of 1,348,374 players, beating the figure set by 'DOTA 2.' With that achievement accomplished, what could be next for the multiplayer shooter?

Video Games September 17, 2017

New 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Update Kills AFK Farmers, Adds Chance Of Fog And New Weapon

The 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' September update addresses the issue of AFK farmers in the multiplayer shooter. The patch also adds the chance of fog, a new weapon, and a new town.

Video Games September 13, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Hits Another Milestone With 10 Million Copies Sold, And It's Not Slowing Down

Massively popular multiplayer shooter 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' has reached another milestone with 10 million copies sold. The growth of the game, which isn't even finished yet, will likely not be slowing down any time soon.

Video Games September 6, 2017

Beware, 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' AFK Farmers: Bluehole Studio Is Out To Get You

Players are experiencing the disturbing trend of AFK farmers in 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.' Some players are trying to farm in-game currency to acquire cosmetic items that can be sold for hundreds of dollars at the Steam marketplace.

Video Games September 3, 2017

There Were More Players On 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Than 'DOTA 2' On Steam: Here's Why That's Impressive

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' reached a peak player count of nearly 880,000 users, beating 'DOTA 2' and 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' on the Steam platform. Here's why the achievement is a very impressive one.

Video Games August 27, 2017

First-Person Servers For 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Now Online: Here's Why The New Game Mode Is Such A Big Deal

First-person only servers have been rolled out to 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' through the game's Early Access Month 4 Update. Here's how to access the new models, and why they are such a big deal.

Video Games August 4, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Breaks Steam Record For Peak Players By Non-Valve Game: Why Is This A Big Deal?

'Battle Royale'-inspired shooter 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' breaks the Steam record for the highest peak player count by a non-Valve game. The milestone may not appear to be extremely impressive for some, but it is certainly a big deal for the title.

Video Games August 1, 2017

Still Unfinished 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Will Hold Its First Big eSports Tournament Next Month At Gamescom

The first major eSports tournament for the still unfinished 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will be held next month at Gamescom. The tournament will have a prize pool of $350,000, partly funded by sales for in-game crates that contain 'Battle Royale'-inspired clothing.

Video Games July 26, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, A Game About Killing Each Other, Banned A Streamer Due To Violence

Popular streamer Dr. DisRespect was banned from 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' due to killing a teammate. The streamer also received a stern reply from PlayerUnknown himself after threatening physical violence against him.

Video Games July 19, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds First-Person Only Servers Coming Soon, For Hardcore Players Who Want A Tougher Challenge

The team behind 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will soon add a first-person only server to the Battle Royale shooter. The server will present a tougher challenge for hardcore gamers, with a more realistic and limited point of view.

Video Games July 14, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Full Release Date Pushed Back To The End Of The Year

The full release date of 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds,' which has already sold 4 million copies while still on Steam's Early Access program, has been pushed back to the end of the year. Will the delay affect the survival shooter's popularity?

Video Games July 9, 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Already Sold 2 Million Copies While On Steam Early Access: What Makes The Game So Popular

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' has already sold 2 million copies despite still being under Steam's Early Access program, and is now the third most-watched game on Twitch. What has made the shooter so popular?

Video Games May 5, 2017

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