Tag Archives: PUBG

PUBG Sales Surpass 15 Million Copies

By : Connor Murphy | Wed, Oct 11, 2017

As most are well-aware by now, Bluehole Studios’ PlayerUnkown’s Battlegrounds is a massive success. We previously reported that PUBG sales had reached passed ten million just last month. Its Steam Early Access availability continues to impress on the stats sheet. Now, we have confirmation that the game has passed 15 million units sold since its...

PUBG Developers Discuss Battlegrounds Server Issues

By : Connor Murphy | Thu, Oct 5, 2017

The developers of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds have taken to their developer’s blog to address current issues with connection, login, and server crashes experienced by players. With particular emphasis on Asian servers, they acknowledged and apologized for the issues happening across the board and attribute it to the capacity for which their servers...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Possibly Coming to PlayStation 4

By : Connor Murphy | Mon, Oct 2, 2017

[UPDATE] An additional report from Bloomberg states that Microsoft is in talks with Bluehole Studio and the recently founded PUBG Corp to extend PUBG’s exclusivity on the Xbox One. Currently, the company(s) are set to release the hit battle royale title on the Xbox console by the end of 2017. It is suggested by Bloomberg’s sources that...

Battlegrounds Developers Considering Action Against Epic Games

By : Connor Murphy | Sat, Sep 23, 2017

As Epic Games and Fortnite prepare for the free-to-play release of the game’s battle royale mode, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds developer Bluehole have some thoughts on the matter—they don’t seem terribly pleased. Bluehole VP Chang Han Kim came out saying the game’s PVP is, “replicating the experience for which PUBG is known,” and the...

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...