PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is an online battle royale game.
It is based on the battle royale mods for ArmA 3 that were made by the game’s community member Brendan “PlayerUnknown” Greene.
Brendan Greene a.k.a. PlayerUnknown has left PUBG Studios to head up a new independent development team in Amsterdam.
A recent rumor from a reputable data miner suggests that PUBG might go free-to-play soon, depending on responses to a F2P test next month.
An "awesome new update" is coming up.
But only 30 FPS on Xbox Series S for now.
Fighting and shooting for the month of September.
This will make it the best selling title launched during this generation of consoles.
It's also discounted by 50 percent till June 8th.
Stadia Pro subscribers get the base game, an exclusive skin set and Survivor Pass: Cold Front for free.
The retro RPG and the battle royale shooter might be headed to Google's service.
The original battle royale game gets a classic mode.
It's time for the blood to flow.
Most played games from last month are Grand Theft Auto 5 and God of War.
PUBJ joins the cross-play party.
Brian Corrigan also talks about Fortnite and how PUBG's formula is "unique."
The PC version leads in revenue generated, with $790 million.
One of the people responsible for the genre seems to be finished with it.
The 6x6km map is covered in snow, which means tracking and tricky vehicle handling.
The pioneer of battle royale titles finally makes its way to PS4. But was the wait worth it?
PUBG Mobile now has over 200 million users.
Some tips and tricks to get started with PUBG.
The popular battle royale title finally makes it way to the PS4.
First person field of view slider and Skorpion Machine Pistol also delayed to next month.
The uber-popular Battle Royale title will launch with all three current maps on PS4.
Evidence for an upcoming PS4 version of the popular battle royale title continues to mount.
Two high-profile titles will be added to Xbox Game Pass in the coming weeks.
Download PUBG on Xbox One for free, and it's yours forever.
It looks like the release of the PS4 version of the game may be closer than imagined.
As well as a bevy of other improvements.
There’s quite a lot of content and changes here.
The super-popular Battle Royale title has racked up quite the number of controversies.
Developer says Platoon will return "at a later date".
A separate mode to hone and refine your skills.
Activision’s take on battle royale seems to be siphoning players away from PUBG.
Maybe that can explain the drop in concurrent players!
Announcement incoming? Keep your fingers crossed...
The battlegrounds are growing significantly less crowded.
Lots of exciting new content on the way, including a game mode called Conquest, the Dihor Orok snow map, and a Night mode.
The update also brings performance improvements for the game on the Xbox One and Xbox One X.
Sanhok, War Mode, and custom games will be coming to Xbox One players in September.
The mobile version of the popular battle royale game crosses a significant milestone.
The patch is currently being tested on the Public Test Server.
Server performance issues, quality of life issues, anti-cheats, and much more to be addressed in next few months.
Other issues such as analog movement and several bugs will also be addressed.
Limb penetration, new deathmatch mode, performance upgrades, and more.
The developers also discussed the feedback received for the Sanhok map.
Some new data from SuperData shows the increasing popularity of Fortnite.
Whether it's creative consequences or market expectations, why are end-game systems so important in today's industry?
This patch left the Test Server on July 16 and it brings new weapons, weapon attachments, balance changes, and more.
PUBG Corp says custom matches will require an "extremely large amount of resources."
The test server will be up until July 16 and will allow the developers to identify and fix any issues with the new content and changes.
The highly requested addition should hit before too long.
PUBG is on iOS and Android, and has more users, and still doesn't make nearly as much money as Fortnite.
Will some optimizations bring you back to PUBG? The developers sure hope so.
The popular battle royale game now has over 8 million players on the Microsoft console.
No reason, including hints of a settlement, provided for withdrawal.
The developer has responded to players' concerns and stated that some changes will be made.
Get close and personal with Sanhok.
The update goes is already available for Xbox One players.
Complete certain missions and earn exclusive rewards to level the pass.
And 87 million players playing the game daily!
Xbox One players will be able to play PUBG's War Mode very soon.
A major update that update was supposed to improve the game's performance ended up worsening the situation.
It's not a zero sum game after all.
This is kind of silly.
"It will have eyes on it."
This includes addressing the prevalence of cheating, as well as looking into server-side optimization and client-side optimization.
This update brings the highly anticipated Miramar map along with bug fixes, new features, and more.
"We’ve got a huge library of content, ten years of history, we’ve got the best gunplay out there, we’ve got the best movement."
From now through to Monday afternoon,
As of now, it's uncertain when the feature will be back in the game.
And you can play it later this week (on a test server, anyway).
As per recent play-tests.
Will update 12 reclaim the top spot from Fortnite?
This is a major update that will completely rebalance weapons, bring UI changes, and more.
Teams will compete in regional qualifiers with finals taking place in July.
The map can be tested from April 25th to April 29th at certain time periods.
The aim of the patch is to provide players with a wide array of options so that they don't feel forced to play in one style.
It couldn't be avoided any longer.
Try out the full game and transfer all progress over when purchasing it.
This sounds exciting!
The latest patch for the PC adds some new crates along with a map marker showing flight path as well.
Try out the full Battle Royale experience on consoles from April 19th to 22nd.
Quite a few changes in this one.
“Cosmetic only” isn’t a good argument to make in PUBG’s lootboxes’ favour.
Additionally, Proximity Chat hasn't been ruled out for Xbox One although it's on a low priority list.
The hunter becomes the hunted.
You just need a copy of the game.
Chicken dinner - but did you really earn it?
First custom game mode features eight player squads with double rifle drop rates.
Additional UI improvements and bug fixes have been added.
Instead of new content, this patch will contain mostly bug fixes.
Beating Fortnite to the punch!
The breakout Battle Royale title continues to perform well on Microsoft's console.
Valve boss Gabe Newell talks about PUBG coming out of nowhere to succeed.
"To put it bluntly, we are simply not satisfied with the games current console performance..."
The problem was caused by a "detection logic bug."
Fortnite claims the top spot.
"PUBG recognizes the seriousness of the current situation, and will investigate the matter."
Stand still and win.
Everything you need to know about PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.
Additionally, the team confirmed that an issue where boats make strange noises has been fixed in the new patch.
A better connection comes to the Battle Royale mega hit
The team has seen delays in making announcements regarding their plans for the first half of 2018.
The developers are currently working on this new method and they are currently preparing to test it.
There are those who play PUBG and then there are these mad lads.
The curious case of LawBreakers.
PC players can get back to the game.
The anti-cheat measures finally launch on the PC version.
The bigger they are, they say...
This is the flexible nature of the Xbox Game Preview Program, after all.
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds continues to take over the world with a new Xbox One S Bundle
A whopping 2.7 billion hours have been spent in-game by players thus far.
Monster Hunter World is the unstoppable force meeting PUBG's immovable object.
That's a huge number of cheaters.
The developers of the Battle Royale hit are taking things pretty seriously.
The new features are a big success.
On the other hand Overwatch made $382 Million.
I wonder what PUBG's influence on other shooters on the market might be like.
Plus a new anti-cheat measure as well.
With regards to gameplay, the update mainly addresses vehicle gameplay mechanics.
Now report your issues directly to the developers.
Camera shake while riding passenger and other gameplay improvements are also live.
PUBG Corp's Battle Royale shooter continues to grow in popularity on Xbox One.
The team's main goals are to polish the game up and to improve the competitive component of the game.
The game has already been facing issues with its cheaters, and this is just the latest way in which cheaters are ruining the fun.
Lightning strikes again.
Lowered performance from too many players in one area has also been reduced.
Other issues have also been addressed.
Bluehole's hugely successful Battle Royale title continues to grow on Xbox One.
More features for the report system and BP compensation for players also arrive.
Bluehole is offering a new way to report cheaters while introducing new crate options.
Just a little more, now just a little more...
The hottest game of 2017 is certainly revolutionary but requires a lot more work even in its launch state.
Hi-Rez CEO talks about the similarity in naming with PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.
The publisher has cited PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' great success as being the reason why Lawbreakers failed commercially.
PUBG Corp CEO Chang Han Kim wants it to become "a universal media franchise."
The small patch also addresses crashing issues in the lobby.
The CEO Chang Han Kim also discussed why the team removed the rainy weather condition and discussed plans to bring it back.
Someone on Microsoft's art department might have been naughty.
Nothing stops these trains.
PUBG is a force of nature.
True to the original PC release, PUBG on Xbox Game Preview has some serious technical issues.
That's a lot of chicken dinners.
Details on new weapons, new map settings and much more also revealed.
The Battle Royale phenomenon can now be experienced in its "complete" state on PC.
The Xbox One Game Preview version of the game finally starts to sand off the rough edges.
The final launch of the defining Battle Royale title will happen later tonight.
Finally giving you the chance to see where your killshot came from.
Call of Duty wins Christmas week for the fourth straight year in a row and for eight years overall.
PUBG is a force of nature.
Nothing stops this train.
A complete guide for PUBG.
A core system feature might be holding back PUBG's performance.
A small oversight allows players to glimpse where the Battle Royale title sits next to the PC version.
With the great success of Greene's PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, imitators have cropped up, but Greene isn't too bothered by this.
The popular Battle Royale game will be demanding on your hard drive
A control scheme brought to you by some of the biggest names on Xbox.
The Desert map is coming to the PC version tonight.
“PUBG is really getting the boutique, first-party, white-glove treatment from Microsoft.”
Bluehole addresses microtransactions in PUBG.
Miramar will feature diverse locations which will require players to rethink their old strategies.
A new truck is a perfect fit to the upcoming desert map for the popular battle royal game.
Likely to release after The Game Awards reveal, players can also expect a sawed-off shotgun.
I mean, it's a bit of a bummer, but not the end of the world.
The next big map for the Battle Royale title receives its first ever reveal next week.
According to box art for the physical release, this amount is "subject to change".
Get yourself a chicken dinner for cheaper than normal.
The second test build will be available from November 27th till December 1st.
The uber-popular battle royale game is making it's way to the Xbox One- here's what you need to know about it.
Incredibly, this Early Access game won't be stopped any time soon, it seems.
Tencent will bring the game to China ensuring that it does not go against Chinese core values.
Lots more chicken dinner to go around with the coming official launch of the game.
A look at PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ upcoming desert map.
Among other things.
This brings the total number of accounts banned to a whopping 700,000.
A total overhaul of ballistics and other changes have also been made available for test servers.
In the midst of so many great releases, should PUBG really be crowned the best of the best?
Creator Brendan Greene understands current frustrations from player base and promises that "change is coming."
That's pretty good news.
Shannon Loftis on how Microsoft landed PUBG as a timed exclusive exclusive for the Xbox One.
The new update instead tests out its measures to deal with the use of cheats and the team has promised that vaulting mechanic will be added at a later date.
To allow for smooth testing of features in a stable environment, Bluehole has delayed the next update.
Plus, the PC version will have a 1.0 release before the end of the year.
I hope it launches on the Xbox One in the next couple of weeks.
That's an interesting turn of events.
Creator Brendan Greene clarifies that there's no time or resources to commit to single player.
Vaulting seems to be on track to release next month but shouldn't be expected immediately after test server launch.
Being further away from the play zone will cause you to take more damage now.
When asked about the future of his Battle Royale title, creator Brendan Greene denied a possible sequel.
Bluehole's Battle Royale title hits nearly 25 percent of player base in Korea's PC bangs.
Hopefully they can get both out before the end of the year.
The Battle Royale title hits another significant milestone since launching in March.
Bluehole's Battle Royale experience continues to grow its user base at an astronomical rate.
Bluehole's insanely popular Battle Royale game is closing in on 2 million concurrent users.
So it seems like PUBG is only a timed exclusive for the Xbox One.
This bodes well for the game’s future.
Creator would like a single-player mode despite the current lack of time and resources.
He also says that they are working on more Xbox One X units and reiterates once again that it's the most powerful console ever made.
The irony of this should not be lost on anyone.
No more crouch jumping thanks to this update (along with bug fixes).
"And having gotten to know the team at Bluehole more, I'm incredibly happy for them."
Larian Studios follow-up to the critically acclaimed original is off to a great start.
Creator Brendan Greene says the first million sold prompted "a lot of smiles."
Bluehole offers an update on the much anticipated feature and explains the delay.
Another record set by the game no one will stop talking about.
The next update will arrive next week for live servers (and a bit earlier on test servers).
"That’s just invaluable, because their water is great."
That's if the developer plays its cards right according to creator Brendan Greene.
"We just don't have the time."
Nothing stops this train.
Mike Ybarra talks about throwing Microsoft's numerous resources behind the battle royale title.
Bluehole's battle royale title finally achieves the impossible on August 27th.
"We are not letting it go to our heads."
Microsoft clarifies that it has "nothing further to announce."
If this game is a complete Xbox console exclusive, that will be a major win for Microsoft.
SteamSpy indicates a new milestone for the Battle Royale title.
This game came out of nowhere- now we learn what 'nowhere' was.
League of Legends parent company has invested an unknown amount in Bluehole.
Total player deaths are currently at 965.83 million (and rising).
Leaderboards for first person-only modes coming soon.
Talk about wasting your money.
Have 1200 hours in PUBG? Here are a few reasons why you probably hate it.
Xbox controller support, new V-Sync option and much more.
Creator Brendan Greene makes a case for the inclusion of cosmetic items in the game.
It seems like nothing will get in the way of this game's success.
Brendan Greene notes that resources dedicated to PC version "haven't been diminished".
Brendan Greene offers an update on console performance.
Nothing stops this train, it seems.
But first person mode is still a little while away.
For the more fashion-inclined of you all, this is excellent news.
Bluehole is looking to launch "before the end of Q4 2017".
Though there could be balance issues.
Achieves this goal in three months since launch.
Won't be added to the "base" Battle Royale experience.
Also, dynamic vaulting.
The best surprises are the smaller ones.
No time frame on when it will happen though.
Charity tournament scheduled for May 4th.