What You Need to Know:
- Weekend news is always the best news right? Wake up and not having to worry about work, grab a coffee and read your favorite articles. Well we have some good news for those who follow PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS, better known as PUBG by the community, as the hit title has brought in $100 million in revenue since its Early Access launch on March 23, 2017.
- PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS has attracted players from around the world with 24% of them based in the US, 19% in China, 6% in Germany, 6% in Russia and 4% in the U.K. The game has seen further popularity in Eastern Asia with 5.5% of its players in South Korea and 4.3% in Japan, making for impressive sales as compared to their overall population pool.
- PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS has peaked at 230,000 concurrent users on Steam with more than 100,000 sessions being played daily. The game continues its success on Twitch seeing more than 350,000 peak concurrent viewers. 15% of all Twitch users (more than 120,000 people), watch PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS from the platform every day. PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS will be launching exclusively on Xbox One in late 2017, with the final version launching in early 2018 across the Xbox One family of devices. We'll definitely be seeing more of PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS in the near future, and perhaps making its way into the eSports scene!
Source: Official Press Release
About PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS
A last-man-standing shooter, PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS is the ultimate life and death fight, as it drops players on a realistic 8 x 8 km island with visuals that showcase Unreal Engine 4’s capabilities. Starting with nothing, gamers must fight to locate weapons, vehicles and supplies as they strive to be the lone survivor. To know more, be sure to visit the official website.