Posts Tagged ‘playerunknown’s battlegrounds’
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PUBG Launches Update 6.3

by Peter Paltridgeon 03/28/2020
What did PUBG Corp just add to the game with Update 6.3? How about one gigantic German launcher? There are other additions and changes in 6.3, but it’s the Panzefaust that will grab most of the attention. This thing delivers as much damage as it looks like it can, but there are a few tradeoffs […]
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PUBG Working On Cure For The Common Camper

by Peter Paltridgeon 12/09/2019
The battle royale genre has an unavoidable flaw: it attracts campers. Since the action inevitably slides closer and closer to one point, there will always be those who hang around that point until the others arrive. Having prepared by that point, they’ll pick them off one by one. Campers tend to ruin the fun. But […]


Next Month, No More Random Locked Loot Boxes In PUBG

by Peter Paltridgeon 11/19/2019
No one really likes the loot box system in PUBG, but what could be considered an improvement is on the way. You know how sometimes you receive a box that you can’t open unless you give Tencent money? They’re not putting an end to that kind of ripoff, they’re just making it so you can’t […]
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PUBG Season Four Is Upon Us

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/17/2019
What changes and improvements have PUBG Corp been working on for Season Four of their long-running battle royale hit? Is an overhaul in the works for the game’s original map? Erangel has been going through a remodeling job over the last few months, and the arrival of Season Four will debut the finished product. Expect […]

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Gets Survivor Pass 3 Wild Card On Console

by Todd Blackon 06/10/2019
What’s the latest in PUBG? Any new releases for consoles? PUBG Corporation has launched Survivor Pass 3: Wild Card for PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. From dapper suits and cocktail dresses straight out of a spy film to rugged and trendy modern outfits, players will be dressed to kill as they level up the new Survivor […]
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China’s Censored Take On PUBG Is Truly Bizarre

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/09/2019
Why can you no longer legally play PUBG in China? The battle royale game was a massive success in the country, becoming as culturally huge there as Fortnite is here. Why has it been removed from sale? Because the Chinese government reviewed the game and found its content unacceptable. Violent games are forbidden in China […]

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Survivor Pass 3: Wild Card Now Live In PUBG

by Peter Paltridgeon 03/29/2019
If you’re playing the PC version of PUBG, the third Survivor Pass is now obtainable. This batch of missions has a “spy” theme among its prizes, offering stylish Bondian suits to wear on the battlefield. Each Pass costs $9.99 on Steam or PUBG’s in-game store. Once the Survivor Pass is activated, players have ten weeks […]

PUBG, Fortnite Clean Up At British Game Award Ceremony

by Peter Paltridgeon 11/28/2018
Ever heard of the Golden Joystick Awards? Based out of London, they’re one of the longest existing award ceremonies focused on video games — the first Golden Joysticks were held in 1983, back when joysticks were still a thing. They’ve kept the anachronistic name to the present day, and this month they held their 36th […]

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PUBG Coming To Playstation December 7

by Peter Paltridgeon 11/14/2018
How long has it been since Korean developer Bluehole, and its spinoff PUBG Corp, promised their flagship game on consoles? Quite a while ago, and it’s been a long wait since then. Perhaps too long? In between then and now, we’ve seen rival Fortnite catch up from behind to become THE emblematic symbol of the […]
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PUBG Gets A Training Mode Next Month

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/22/2018
Can PUBG catch up to Fortnite? The distance between them in the race seems to be growing every week, but PUBG Corp is sprinting as hard as they can. The company has announced a multi-project initiative with the blunt name of “Fix PUBG.” Because why lie? “Fix PUBG” will consist of multiple content updates dedicated […]