Tag Archives: Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds

Mini-14 Weapon Coming to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

By : Connor Murphy | Fri, Sep 8, 2017

A tweet from the official PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Twitter account shows a new weapon entering the fray – the Mini-14. New @PUBATTLEGROUNDS weapon alert! After next week's update, Mini-14 will be available all over the island of Erangel. #ThisIsBattleRoyale pic.twitter.com/ujjcyxYiLo — PLAY BATTLEGROUNDS (@PUBATTLEGROUNDS) September...

PUBG Passes 10 Million Sold Copies

By : Connor Murphy | Wed, Sep 6, 2017

The success story for Early Access title PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds continues as it recently hit 10 million units sold. This year has only been meteoric for PUBG since its release in March. Every month seems to be a new type of concurrent players record or sales factoid that shatters industry expectations. Data from Steam Spy posted on Twitter...

Microsoft and Bluehole Partner for Battlegrounds on Xbox One

By : Ryan Cox | Sun, Aug 20, 2017

It was announced at E3 2017 that the “battle royale” smash hit PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds would be coming to Xbox One. Today at Gamescom 2017 in Germany, PlayerUnknown himself discussed the upcoming release of Battlegrounds on Xbox One and the studio’s new partnership with Microsoft. PUBG will be making its way to Xbox...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Sales Pass 7 Million

By : Devin Sidhu | Thu, Aug 17, 2017

It’s pretty safe to say that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has blown up. The game is everywhere and it has taken the Steam community by storm. That said, the game’s numbers are still going up, with no signs of stopping or slowing. According to Steamspy, PUBG has sold over 7 million copies. The game isn’t even finished yet, as it released...

PUBG Adds Paid Cosmetics, First LAN Announced

By : James Glaze | Thu, Jul 27, 2017

PlayerUnknown’s Battleground’s developer, Bluehole, is partnering with ESL to bring the game it’s first LAN event.  Eighty of the world’s top players and “influencers” will compete for a prizepool of $350,000 at gamescom on August 23rd through the 26th in Cologne, Germany. The tournament will be broken down to 4 different modes.  Those...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Surpasses 5 Million Copies Sold

By : James Glaze | Tue, Jul 25, 2017

It seems like every week PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is reaching a new milestone. Just last week we covered how the game passed GTA on Steam’s concurrent player list. This week, a new impressive milestone was hit, 5 million copies sold in only 4 months. Only July 3rd, according to Steam Statistics, there were 4.25 million owners of PUBG.  That...

PUBG Tops GTA 5 On Concurrent Player List

By : James Glaze | Wed, Jul 19, 2017

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds continues to show impressive numbers while still only being four months into early access.  PlayerUnknown himself took to twitter to give thanks to the people when announcing PUBG had passed GTA 5 on the Steam concurrent player list. Again, your support of @PUBATTLEGROUNDS astounds me! We just surpassed GTAV & achieved...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Cross Platform Play is a Possibility

By : Ryan Cox | Sat, Jul 1, 2017

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is coming to Xbox One later this year, but the developers of the popular “battle royale” title may take multi-platform to the next level with cross-platform play. Executive Producer of PUBG, Chang Han Kim, commented on the potential of Battlegrounds cross platform play. Although a technically simple...

25,000+ Cheaters Banned In PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

By : James Glaze | Wed, Jun 28, 2017

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has been released a little over 3 months now and has seen amazing success.  Although the game is still in “early access”, it has managed to sell more than 4 million copies. With those kind of numbers comes a high population, and with a high population comes cheaters. With the latest PUBG patch dropping this week,...