Posts Tagged ‘battlegrounds’

Playerunknown Wants To Keep Battlegrounds Going At Least Until 2027

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/10/2017
Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds was an instant success upon its arrival on Steam, but how long can it maintain that success? Can the game keep its momentum as long as five years, maybe ten? That’s a pretty tall order, but Playerunknown himself — AKA Brendan Greene — doesn’t see Battlegrounds as a project that will ever fully […]

PUBG Adding Three New Loot Crates, One Of Them Worth Real Money

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/25/2017
Wishing for some new items to fall into your lap? Development studio Bluehole, who gave us the hit survival game Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds, will be adding three new loot crates to the game on August 3. You may already be aware that PUBG was partly inspired by the Japanese film Battle Royale. The new vanity items […]


Battlegrounds Now The Fourth Most Played Game On Steam

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/19/2017
In perhaps the biggest indicator of success yet, the battle royale survival game Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds has risen to the fourth most played game in Steam history, measured by the most concurrent players online at once. PUBG set a record of 382,561 players over the weekend, earning it a place at #4 on Steam’s list of […]

Final Version Of Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds Delayed To Q4 2017

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/07/2017
Despite its massive popularity among PC gamers in recent months, Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds is still a work in progress. The version everybody’s playing consists of just one map. The final version, currently being concocted by Wisconsin studio Bluehole, will have more maps, weapons and content. The original plan was for the beta to last six months, […]

Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds Gaining New Desert Map

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/04/2017
If you aren’t playing the megahit battle for survival known as Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds, get on that. It’s a multiplayer melee where dozens of players are stuck individually in one area and only one can survive. To do so you’ve got to scavenge for randomly-placed items and weapons, while hunting down and defeating other players before […]

Zombies Are Coming To PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/26/2017
One of the most popular PC games released this year has been PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, a battle/survival game where up to a hundred players are beamed onto a large island and must hunt for randomly-placed equipment and weapons….and eventually, each other. The goal of each match is to be the last person or last team of […]