Free-To-Play 'PUBG Lite' Beta Testing Is Now Underway

A lighter version of ‘PlayerUnknown’s Battleground’ is now being tested in Thailand. ‘PUBG Lite’ is a free version created for those who are using lower-end PCs and laptops.

Video Games January 26, 2019

PUBG Mobile Special Zombies Mode Map Datamined: What Else To Expect From 0.10.5 Update

Latest leaks suggested the upcoming update for 'PUBG Mobile' will likely add a Zombies mode that might bring a cooperative experience to players and a special map. According to reports, the 0.10.5 update will roll out between Jan. 18 and 20.

Video Games January 16, 2019

PUBG Now Free On Xbox One, But You Have To Hurry

'PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds' is free for a limited time. Microsoft is offering free access to 'PUBG' online this coming weekend, perhaps to mark the end of the game’s console exclusivity.

Video Games November 7, 2018

'Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4' Blackout Beta Now Online: Battle Royale Mode Looks To Challenge 'PUBG' And 'Fortnite'

Renowned video game 'Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4' unveiled its battle royale mode known as 'Blackout.' Blackout, which is an 80-player last man standing mode, is currently available in early beta for PlayStation 4 gamers.

Video Games September 12, 2018

Microsoft Celebrates 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Full Release With Greaseproof Xbox One Controller

The 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' full release for the Xbox One has arrived, bringing with it several important additions such as the Sanhok map. In celebration, Microsoft unveiled the limited edition Greaseproof 1.0 controller for the console.

Video Games September 7, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Training Mode Coming Soon To Help New 'PUBG' Players

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will add a Training Mode some time in September. The new 'PUBG' map, which will include the long-requested shooting range, will be beneficial to both rookies trying to learn the basics and veterans looking to practice their skills.

Video Games August 24, 2018

PUBG Mobile Celebrates 100 Million Downloads With Two Massive eSports Events

'PUBG Mobile' has just hit 100 million downloads on App Store and Google Play. To commemorate this milestone, Tencent Games is organizing two big eSports events named the Player Well Known Invitational and Player Well Known Championship.

Video Games August 17, 2018

Gamers Paying As Much As $450 For Physical Copies Of ‘Fortnite’: Don’t Get Scammed

Reports confirmed that physical copies of 'Fortnite' sold prices way above its original SRP. The game was made available as a free-to-play option but still earned close to 300 million in April from in-game purchases.

Video Games June 28, 2018

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Steam Price Down To $20, Just In Time For 3rd 'PUBG' Map

The price of 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' on Steam is now down to $20, from the original price of $30. The first 'PUBG' discount coincides with the planned major update that will roll out the battle royale shooter's third map, Sanhok.

Video Games June 20, 2018

Fortnite Made $296 Million In April, On Pace To Hit $3.5 Billion In 2018

Monthly revenues made by 'Fortnite Battle Royale' continue to impress Epic Games. Gaming industry analysts are confident that the shooter will meet the $3.5 billion mark soon within the year.

Video Games May 28, 2018

PUBG's Codename: Savage Map Is Returning To Test Servers With Its Official Name 'Sanhok'

PUBG Corp. revealed the name of its latest map: Sanhok. Previously known as Savage, the team also announced it coming to test servers beginning May 10.

Video Games May 10, 2018

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Says 15 Hackers Were Arrested In China Under Suspicion Of Developing Cheating Tools

PUBG has formally announced the arrest of 15 hackers in China after being suspected of developing cheating tools. The game has been facing rampant cheating by players in China.

Video Games April 30, 2018

Major 'PUBG' Update Goes Live On The Test Server: Map Selection, New Car, New Weapon, And More

Developers finally pushed 'PUBG' update 12 to the test servers this week. Players can experience new content such as a new vehicle, balance changes, and more.

Video Games April 28, 2018

First Major 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Tournament Will Invite 20 'PUBG' Teams: $2 Million In Prizes Up For Grabs

PUBG Corp. will host the 'PUBG' Global Invitiational 2018 in Berlin, Germany, from July 25 to July 29. The first major eSports tournament for 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will offer a prize pool of $2 million to 20 qualified teams.

Video Games April 24, 2018

Don't Hold Your Breath For A New 'Fortnite' Map: 'It's Not A Priority Right Now'

Despite rumors that hinted a new map was on its way to 'Fortnite Battle Royale,' Epic Games confirmed otherwise. According to the developer, its resources are currently busy with other improvements and features being made to the current map.

Video Games April 20, 2018

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Is Getting Map Selection: PUBG Will Let Players Avoid Miramar

'PUBG' will be giving players an option choose their the map by adding a selection to the game. Players will now probably avoid playing on Miramar.

Video Games April 19, 2018

Will 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' PlayStation 4 Version Ever Happen? 'PUBG' On PS4 Will Be Good For The Game

The 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' PlayStation 4 version still has a chance of happening, but the timeline is unclear. 'PUBG' on PS4, however, will surely be good for the game that popularized the battle royale genre.

Video Games April 18, 2018

PUBG Creator Brendan Greene To Players Dying In The Red Zone: 'You're Not A Very Good Player'

'PUBG' creator Brendan Greene defended the Red Zone against haters, saying a harsh truth and asserting the reason it is still in the game. According to Greene, players can use the rain of bombs to their advantage.

Video Games April 18, 2018

Don't Panic: 'Fortnite' Shutting Down Is Just A False Rumor

Rumors of 'Fortnite' shutting down quickly spread due to a supposed screenshot of a tweet. However, it proved to be false and Epic Games is not likely to end the 'Battle Royale' mode in the near future.

Video Games April 16, 2018

PUBG Players, Rejoice: 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Support To Last Over 20 Years, Says PlayerUnknown Himself

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' support may last for the next 20 years, which likely means many more new maps, weapons, and modes for the Battle Royale multiplayer shooter. The statement was made by none other than PlayerUnknown himself, Brendan Greene.

Video Games April 14, 2018

PUBG Update 10 Rolls Out To Test Servers: Here's What's New

The game developer launched Patch 10 that will fix several problems affecting the gameplay of 'PUBG' PC version. It's initially available for the test servers until all of the issues are addressed.

Video Games April 13, 2018

PUBG Is Going To Be Free To Play For Xbox Live Gold Members

Microsoft promotes 'PUBG' on Xbox One yet again as it announced Free Play Days offer. The battle royale shooter will be available for download to qualified members of Xbox Live Gold along with all of its game modes.

Video Games April 12, 2018

Fortnite Showcases New Port-a-Fort Item In Teaser: 'Fortify Yourself In Seconds'

Epic Games revealed that the Port-a-Fort item for 'Fortnite Battle Royale' is coming with the new update. Version 3.5 will include new cosmetic items, gameplay tweaks, and more when it comes out on April 11.

Video Games April 11, 2018

PUBG Ransomware Locks Your Files Until You Play 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds'

PUBG Ransomware locks the files and folders of users on their desktop. The ransomware, however, does not demand a cash payment to decrypt the files, as it asks for a game of 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' instead.

Video Games April 10, 2018

New Battle Royale Game Revealed: What Makes 'Radical Heights' Different From 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' And 'Fortnite'?

'Radical Heights,' now available in early access on Steam, will challenge 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' and 'Fortnite' in the Battle Royale genre. The studio behind the game is Boss Key, which recently admitted failure with the hero shooter 'LawBreakers.'

Video Games April 10, 2018

'PUBG' Deathmatch Coming Soon With War Mode: 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' No Longer Just Battle Royale

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' deathmatch mode is coming soon, and it will look to offer faster-paced gameplay. Why does 'PUBG' need to expand beyond the Battle Royale genre it popularized and introduce new modes?

Video Games April 8, 2018

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Developer Finally Files Lawsuits Against 'PUBG Mobile' Clones

PUBG Corp. has filed a lawsuit against NetEase, the company behind 'Rules of Survival' and 'Knives Out.' The games were released for the iOS and Android before 'PUBG Mobile,' but they heavily borrow certain elements from 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.'

Video Games April 6, 2018

PUBG's Codename: Savage Map Gets Squads Mode Along With Other Tweaks Via Day 2 Update

Developers posted some of the detailed changes made to the new 'PUBG' map, Codename: Savage, on test servers. New keys were issued for interested players and other gameplay tweaks have been applied intended to improve the experience.

Video Games April 5, 2018

Overwatch Devs Have Considered Adding A Battle Royale Mode, But It's Probably Not Happening

Jeff Kaplan of 'Overwatch' had been inspired by battle royale games such as 'PUBG.' However, he claimed that it will be tricky to bring that style into the game.

Video Games April 4, 2018

New 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Map Beta Already Started: Here's How To Sign Up For Codename: Savage

The first beta testing period for Codename: Savage, the next 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' map, is already under way. 'PUBG' players who want to try the smaller map will get more chances to do so, and here is how to sign up.

Video Games April 3, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds 4x4 Map Is Codename: Savage, And Initial Testing Will Start Soon

Alpha testing for the Codename: Savage map is finally confirmed to start next week. 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will get the new 4x4 map next week on its test servers.

Video Games March 31, 2018

Far Cry 5 Arcade Players Make 'PUBG,' 'Counter-Strike' Maps And More Happen

With the Far Cry Arcade Mode, players have been recreating their favorite maps from other video games such as the 'PUBG' Battle Royale and the de_dust2 map from 'Counter-Strike.' People are even making an Upside Down map from 'Stranger Things.'

Video Games March 31, 2018

Dying Light's 'Bad Blood' DLC: Techland Takes A Page From 'PUBG,' 'Fortnite's' Battle Royale Book

Techland confirmed that its 'Bad Blood' DLC for 'Dying Light' will introduce a new game mode. The gameplay will be somewhat similar to Battle Royale shooters such as 'PUBG' and 'Fortnite.'

Video Games March 29, 2018

PUBG's Anniversary Video Gives A First Look At The New 4x4 Map

The 'PUBG' creators teased the first look at the new 4x4 map and its release to public testing soon in the game's anniversary video. They also thanked fans for the support for the past year.

Video Games March 26, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Update To Add New Event Mode And Flare Guns

The studio of 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' announced a new Event Mode that will bring preset custom matches with different game parameters.

Video Games March 24, 2018

PUBG 2018 Roadmap Revealed: New Maps, Game Modes, Emotes, And More

Brendan Greene published the 2018 roadmap for 'PUBG.' The game is slated to receive a number of upgrades within the year such as better animations, new vehicles, and other improvements.

Video Games March 9, 2018

Fortnite's Update 3.0.0 To Introduce Turbo Building, Auto Change Materials, And More

Epic Games posted the new details for 'Fortnite' update version 3.0.0. Players will be able to experience a quicker and better building system than before, according to the developers

Video Games February 22, 2018

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

Microsoft Reportedly Thinking About Acquiring EA For Xbox Exclusives: Why It Probably Won’t Happen

It looks like rumors have noted that EA is being eyed by Microsoft as their next acquisition. However, it does not seem to be possible since rights will be expensive, and the publisher is not in any financial trouble.

Video Games January 31, 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

8 Best New And Upcoming Video Game Releases For Xbox One, PS4, And PC

Enstars has lined up new and soon to be released video games for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Windows PC. See which games made the list of our top picks.

Video Games January 20, 2018

Fortnite Battle Royale Crosses 40 Million Downloads: What You Need To Know About The Map 2.0 Update

Epic Games recently confirmed that 'Fortnite Battle Royale' surpassed 40 million players. A new update is also on its way to tweak the original map with new content.

Video Games January 17, 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

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

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