Tag: PUBG Mobile

PUBG Mobile celebrates its first birthday with anniversary rewards and more

To celebrate PUBG Mobile’s first birthday, Tencent Games and PUBG Corp. today announced a new version of the game that includes several in-game goodies and enhancements. On the sillier side, the 0.11.5 update lets players hold birthday parties with fireworks on Spawn Island. Players can also find randomly-spawned cakes while playing a match and open […]

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16 arrested in India for playing PUBG Mobile (Fortnite is still okay, apparently)

Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) might not dominate gaming headlines anymore, owing to the likes of Apex Legends and Fortnite, but it’s still a mega-popular video game. In fact, 16 students have reportedly been arrested in India for playing the game. According to the Indian Express, 10 university students were arrested for playing PUBG Mobile a […]

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PUBG MOBILE x Resident Evil 2 giveaway – win event skins worth $50! (US only)

[embedded content] Zombies have invaded PUBG MOBILE! Tencent’s hugely popular battle royale game is currently in the middle of a mobile-exclusive crossover event with Capcom’s Resident Evil franchise to mark the recent launch of the Resident Evil 2 remake for PC and consoles. To celebrate, Tencent has given us a bunch of free gift codes […]

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PUBG Mobile v0.11.0 update adds Resident Evil 2 zombies in a new crossover event

Capcom recently released a modern remake of Resident Evil 2 on consoles and PC that’s been overwhelmingly received as a success, so in an effort to capitalize on the game’s popularity PUBG Mobile just launched an update (v0.11.0) that crosses over with the world of RE2. Zombies and bosses from the RE2 universe will spawn […]

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These are the esports games to watch out for in 2019

The esports industry economy is expected to hit $1.65 billion by 2021, fueled by nearly 250 million esports enthusiasts and another 307 million casual viewers. That revenue and viewer forecast could get even higher based on heavy-hitters like Fortnite and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds officially entering the esports arena in 2019. Whether you’re not familiar with esports […]

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Google highlights ‘PUBG’ and ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ in Play store’s Best of 2018

Google on Monday announced the best content it has to offer in the Google Play store across various sections, including apps, movies, TV shows, and books. Among the highlights of this year’s “best of” list, Google included PUBG Mobile, which fans voted the best game of 2018. That may seem like a surprising choice considering […]

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Google Play ‘Best of 2018’ winners announced, including fan favorites PUBG, YouTube TV, and Avengers

It’s that time of the year when ‘best of’ lists are simply unavoidable — even we have our Most Wanted series where we call out the best products from 2018. Google also likes to point to the most popular content it sells on the Play Store, including the best apps, games, movies, and more. This year there’s […]

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PUBG Mobile is taking two huge steps into the world of eSports after hitting 100 million downloads

[embedded content] Tencent and PUBG Corp. just announced the Player Well Known Invitational and a new competitive league. The PWK Invitational features popular streamers and Youtubers duking it out for chicken dinners. The PWK Championship is a new league that’s open to players from six regions. Today PUBG Mobile announced that it surpassed 100 million […]

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Tencent soft-launches ‘PUBG Mobile Lite’ beta in the Philippines

Now that Fortnite has taken over mobile gaming news for the week I bet Tencent is none too pleased that PUBG Mobile has taken a backseat. Well, to ensure that PUBG Mobile gets its own press coverage Tencent has soft-launched a lite version of its battle royale shooter in the Philippines. It’s based on Unreal […]

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PUBG Mobile’s new Mission: Impossible content will self-destruct at the end of August

PUBG Mobile (or PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile) has partnered with Paramount Pictures to celebrate the release of the Mission: Impossible – Fallout in theatres. For the next month, PUBG Mobile will feature a smattering of Mission: Impossible-themed content, including special items, challenges, and of course, the iconic theme tune. The move was announced in a press […]

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