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PUBG Boasts 80K New Players Daily

Adrian Werner, 14 August 2022, 23:12

The free-to-play model has benefited PUBG: Battlegrounds. The game is gaining an average of 80,000 new players per day.

NFT Finds New Advocates; PUBG Devs Invest in Metaverse

Jacob Blazewicz, 09 February 2022, 19:03

There was Worms, there was Ghost Recon, now it's time for PUBG. The creators of the popular battle royale from Krafton are another developer preparing their own NFTs (and metaverse).

Dave Curd: PUBG Is Free Not Because of the Competition

Jacob Blazewicz, 12 January 2022, 20:28

PUBG: Battlegrounds is finally available as a free-to-play game. The developers assure that this was an „independent” decision, unrelated to the success of competitive battle royales.

PUBG Now Available for Free on Steam

Adrian Werner, 11 January 2022, 10:46

PUBG: Battlegrounds has switched to free-to-play model. Maintenance is currently taking place on the servers, and free play will begin tomorrow.

PUBG Switches to F2P

Milosz Szubert, 10 December 2021, 12:50

During The Game Awards 2021 gala, there was an announcement that PUBG: Battlegrounds will switch to F2P model. This will happen on January 12, next year.

Rust and War Thunder With Steam Deck Support; PUBG and DayZ Not So Much

Adrian Werner, 06 October 2021, 10:47

We found out which multiplayer game developers are planning to support Steam Deck, and which ones are still hesitant.

Open World and Survival - PUBG Dev is Working on a Huge Game

Hubert Sledziewski, 06 September 2021, 15:56

A few days ago, PUBG creator and „father” of the battle royale genre Brendan „PlayerUnknown” Greene left Krafton and founded the independent studio PlayerUnknown Productions, which is to create the game Prologue, announced in 2019. The developer is aiming for survival mechanics and a giant open world.

PUBG as F2P? Upcoming Free Week Could be a Test

Jacob Blazewicz, 06 August 2021, 14:58

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds may follow in the footsteps of Fortnite: Battle Royale. The developers have confirmed a free week in the game, which could be a test before the game switches to free-to-play.

Wild West Spin-off of PUBG Announced

Gabriela Sicinska, 23 May 2021, 19:13

The devs of Playerunknown's Buttlegrounds are working on another spin-off. The action is to take place in an open world pulled straight from the Wild West.

CS:GO and PUBG Reign Again Among Steam Bestsellers

Jacob Blazewicz, 03 May 2021, 16:20

Last week was exceptionally good for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Playerunknown's Battlegrounds. Both game found themselves at the top of Steam's bestseller list, surpassing the hits of recent months.

PUBG Lite Will be Shut Down

Jacob Blazewicz, 31 March 2021, 22:02

PUBG Lite will end its life soon. The free version of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds will be shut down at the end of April.

PUBG: New State Announced

Adrian Werner, 25 February 2021, 16:00

PUBG: New State was announced. It's a futuristic spin-off of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds, developed by the creators of the original.

Cover Building Coming to PUBG?

Bart Swiatek, 15 February 2021, 13:44

PUBG Studio is considering adding new mechanics to the battle royale shooter Playerunknown's Battlegrounds. The list could include constructing covers, among other things.

PUBG-related Battle Royale to Debut Next Year

Bart Swiatek, 19 January 2021, 11:37

It looks like another battle royale game set in PUBG universe is coming to consoles and PC next year. Before that, a new mobile title associated with the franchise is scheduled to be released.

Rumort: PUBG 2 and PUBG Mobile 2 in the Pipeline

Milosz Szubert, 07 January 2021, 18:46

Interne user PlayerIGN published on Twitter an English translation of a message from the Korean economic channel MTN. The message claims that KRAFTON, a company that owns PUBG Corp., is preparing a full-fledged sequels to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds and PUBG Mobile.

16-frag Pistol Combo in PUBG Thanks to New Patch

Szarmancki, 02 December 2020, 17:50

The recently introduced update for PUBG may have added few, but significant novelties, such as improved system of shooting from vehicles and option to shoot from behind the wheel. This mechanic was already put to good use by the players.

PUBG and War Thunder Coming to PS5 and Xbox Series X

Bart Woldanski, 26 October 2020, 18:37

The popular battle royale game PUBG (Playerunknown's Battlegrounds) and MMO simulator War Thunder will be released on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. When can we expect the release?

First Dynamic Map Paramo Available in PUBG on PC

Milosz Szubert, 22 October 2020, 20:19

Yesterday, the PC version of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds received a new update, numbered 9.1. It started the game's ninth competitive season and introduced, e.g. a new map - Paramo.

PUBG's First Dynamic Map Paramo Revealed on Teaser

Milosz Szubert, 13 October 2020, 18:55

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds will soon get another battlefield - the Paramo plateau. According to PUBG Corp, this will be the „first dynamic map” to appear in the hit online battle royale game.

PS Plus in September: PUBG and Street Fighter 5

Agnes Adamus, 26 August 2020, 20:52

We have learned the content of the next edition of PS Plus. In September two titles will be made available to the subscribers of the service - Playerunknown's Battlegrounds and Street Fighter V.

PUBG is Breaking Another Sales Record; Novelties in Season Eighth

Michael Kulakowski, 14 July 2020, 23:43

PUBG's developers boasted another milestone. The game has already sold over 70 million copies in total. They also revealed details about the eighth season of the game.

PUBG - Free Weekend and Price Reduction on Steam

Adrian Werner, 06 June 2020, 12:55

PUBG Corporation organized a free weekend of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds on Steam. In parallel, the game's price was reduced by 50%.

PUBG Players Outraged by Introduction of Bots

Jacob Blazewicz, 14 May 2020, 10:34

The creators of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds have introduced bots, known from consoles, to the test servers of the PC edition. Meanwhile, the game's community has once again expressed its disappointment with the developers' decision.

PUBG Will Get Team Deathmatch Mode

Bart Swiatek, 13 February 2020, 11:20

PUBG, the hit battle royale shooter from PUBG Corporation, will receive a brand new Arcade mode. It will enable us to participate in classic Team Deathmatch matches, prepared for eight players.

PUBG - Trailer of Season 6, New Map With Environmental Destruction

Milosz Szubert, 15 January 2020, 14:04

The trailer of the sixth season of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds has just appeared online. It offers a first glimpse at Karakin, a new map for 64 players, which offers destructible environment.

PUBG May Soon Get Clan System

Adrian Werner, 10 November 2019, 21:14

Game files of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds were found to contain information suggesting that the game will soon get a clan system. A similar solution has been in operation for over a year in PUBG Mobile.

PUBG Lite Beta Will Soon Expand to 52 More Countries

Paul Wozniak, 26 September 2019, 22:08

On October 10, access to the open beta of PUBG Lite will be expanded to further 52 countries. Players can register now to receive prizes on the day of the official launch. It is also worthwhile to check the game's hardware requirements.

PUBG Season 4 With Erangel 2.0 Map Launches

Frozen, 24 July 2019, 20:34

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds has just launched its fourth season, bringing a whole new look to the Erangel map and a few other significant changes.

Plot-Focused PUBG Trailer Announces Season 4

Paul Wozniak, 17 July 2019, 17:33

We have received a trailer announcing the fourth season in Playerunknown's Battlegrounds. In addition, the creators shared information about upcoming changes.

This is How Apex Legends and PUBG Battle Cheaters

Milosz Szubert, 15 July 2019, 15:05

Respawn continues to fight cheaters. The company's representative gave some details about the works on eliminating this problem in Apex Legends. The creators of Playerunkown's Battlegrounds also said a few words about how to combat dishonest players.

Creator of Call of Duty Will Make Games For PUBG Corp

Jacob Blazewicz, 26 June 2019, 23:40

PUBG Corp. has announced the employment of Glen Schofield as head of the new studio. The creator of Dead Space and the Call of Duty series will lead the Striking Distance team in creating story-oriented productions set in the Playerunknown's Battlegrounds universe.

PUBG Has Launched Communication System Inspired by Apex Legends

Jacob Blazewicz, 19 June 2019, 22:07

The PUBG Corp. team has released a major update of Playerunkown's Battlegrounds on test servers. The patch introduces, among other things, a radio messaging system modeled on the solution from the competitive Apex Legends.

PUBG - Erangel's New Look and Upcoming Changes in Mechanics

Christian Pieniazek, 07 June 2019, 10:06

Erangel, the first map from Playerunknown's Battlegrounds, will get a refreshed look. In addition, the PUBG Corporation project will get a number of other novelties, the most important of which is the ability to grab ledges.

PUBG Corp. 2018 Financial Report

Adrian Werner, 20 April 2019, 17:20

PUBG Corporation has published its financial report for the previous year. Company's revenues amounted to almost a billion dollars, most of which came from the PC market.

PUBG and Fortnite Banned in Iraq and Other News From the World

Jacob Blazewicz, 19 April 2019, 21:14

Here are today's topics: refunds for purchasing Assassin's Creed: Unity before the free game promotion, PUBG, and Fortnite: Battle Royale banned in Iraq, the announcement of The Walking Dead: The Telltale Definitive Series and the postponement of Steel Division 2. Welcome to your Daily Batch of News From the World.

PUBG Dev Retires, New Free Content for AC Odyssey, and Other News

Milosz Szubert, 15 March 2019, 00:32

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Check graphics comparison of PUBG, PUBG Lite and PUBG Mobile

Bart Swiatek, 29 January 2019, 13:22

Interesting video material appeared on YouTube that presents graphical comparison of individual releases of the battle royale hit from PUBG Corp. - Playerunknown's Battlegrounds.

Fortnite earned 2.4 billion dollars in 2018

Adrian Werner, 18 January 2019, 00:51

SuperData Group has published a report summarizing the results of the digital gaming market for the past year. The leader was Fortnite, which generated 2.4 billion dollars of revenue.

FIFA 19 and PUBG the biggest bestsellers in December on PlayStation Store

Adrian Werner, 10 January 2019, 10:33

We learned about PlayStation Store's lists of bestsellers for last December. The most popular games were FIFA 19, Playerunknown's Battlegrounds and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.

The FIX PUBG initiative is officially over

Konrad Serafinski, 19 November 2018, 12:18

The information was provided by Taeseok Jang, executive producer from PUBG Corp., As a result of the 3-month long campaign the performance of the game was improved and 2 million cheaters were banned.

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds new patch is now on the test servers

luckie, 12 September 2017, 12:22

Bluehole is almost ready to roll out a new patch for Playerunknown's Battlegrounds, which introduces a new weapon, foggy weather and other stuff. The update is currenlty available on the test servers.

No more Playerunknown's Battlegrounds weekly updates

luckie, 17 August 2017, 14:42

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds dev is giving up on weekly and monthly updates. Instead, Bluehole will be releasing patches at its own pace, having first made sure each one is ready to be rolled out.

What PC do you need to play Playerunknown's Battlegrounds at 60 FPS?

luckie, 26 July 2017, 14:20

The official minimum PC system requirements for Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds may be enough to launch the game, but are far too low to play it at comfortable 60 FPS. Find out what PC you really need for the game.

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds introducing microtransactions to cover e-sport tournament prize pool

luckie, 26 July 2017, 13:55

Despite its promise not to introduce any form of monetization in Playerunknown's Battlegrounds before the game leaves Early Access, Bluehole has announced that micropayments are going to make it into the game next month. Find out why.

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds is currently more popular than GTA V on Steam

luckie, 18 July 2017, 15:15

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds is one of the top played games on Steam. Right now it occupies the third place, only behind Dota 2 and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds to get FPP-only servers soon

luckie, 14 July 2017, 15:16

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds developer noticed some players frowning at the fact that the game offers both FPP and TPP at the same time. That's why they're introducing FPP-only servers.

Playerunknown's Battleground earns $11 million in three days

luckie, 28 March 2017, 17:58

Bluehole Studios shared some impressive facts regarding Playerunknown's Battleground. In the three days since its Steam Early Access launch the game earned $11 million.