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The latest Xbox One gamepad innovation: trigger grips

As sure as the sun sets, Microsoft spent some time at Gamescom talking about a new variant of its killer Xbox One gamepad. This time, it's one themed around <i>PlayerUnknown's BattleGrounds</i>. But rather than just being a superficial upgrade as is the norm, this one features a functional embellishment …

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The Full Version of PUBG Launches on Xbox One in September

PUBG Finally Exits the Xbox Game Preview Program<p><i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> (PUBG) is getting a full product release on Xbox One on September 4th, …

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Hunt: Showdown comes to Xbox Game Preview

Microsoft’s program for unfinished games is getting another big port from the PC. Hunt: Showdown from developer Crytek is launching into Xbox Game Preview at some point in the future.<p>Hunt is a match-based survival game where you and a partner must track down monsters in an ever-shrinking arena. …

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Microsoft Unveils Special-Edition PUBG Xbox One Controller And New Design Lab Customization Options

Microsoft's Xbox Insider broadcast from Gamescom 2018 in Cologne, Germany included a look at the inner-workings of PUBG Soeul's offices in Korea. This lead nicely into the announcement that PUBG will see its 1.0 release on the console on September 4, and that Microsoft would be releasing a …

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PUBG Xbox One Adding Sanhok Map And More; 1.0 Update Release Date Set For September

After debuting in Microsoft's early access program, Game Preview, late last year, PUBG is finally set to hit 1.0. As part of a special Inside Xbox episode to kick off Gamescom 2018, Microsoft revealed details on what's coming to the Xbox One version of the game very soon.<p>PUBG exits Game Preview …

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PUBG’s full Xbox One release is coming in two weeks

The Xbox One version of <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> will leave the Game Preview program on September 4th, its developers have announced at Gamescom 2018, marking the battle royale game’s progression from early-access beta to official full product. The 1.0 update will bring the smaller Sanhok map …

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PUBG 1.0 hits Xbox One on Sept. 4

Look out, Fortnite: The original battle royale shooter is finally hitting its 1.0 milestone.<p>Player Unknown's Battleground popularized the battle royale shooter genre before Fortnite stole its thunder earlier this year. The game gained fame on the Steam PC platform where it was widely adopted in …

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PUBG Mobile’s new update with Region rankings will keep you coming back for more

PUBG Mobile’s new update with Region rankings will keep you coming back for more<p>PUBG Corp and Tencent games released a new patch update on the mobile …

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PUBG Leaving Xbox One Game Preview, Release Date Announced

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is finally leaving Xbox One Game Preview, and the full game will be released September 4.<p>PUBG 1.0 will see the addition …

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Hunt: Showdown coming to Xbox One

Crytek will bring its competitive shooter to Xbox Game Preview<p>Crytek’s competitive monster-hunting shooter, <i>Hunt: Showdown</i>, is coming to Xbox One, the developer announced at Gamescom on Tuesday. <i>Hunt: Showdown</i> will be available in early access initially as part of the Xbox Game Preview program, which …

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Ten Months Later ‘PUBG’ Officially Launches on Xbox One

The Xbox One version of “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds” officially launches on the platform on Sept. 4, Microsoft announced during its Gamescom press …

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds leaves Xbox Game Preview on September 4

The PUBG Corporation and publisher Microsoft are launching the 1.0 version of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds on Xbox One on September 4. This comes nine months after the battle royale shooter launched on the console in December 2017 through the Xbox Game Preview program.<p>With the 1.0 launch, PUBG on …

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Free PUBG Crate Available Now For Amazon / Twitch Prime Members

There are a lot of benefits to being an Amazon Prime member, especially for PC gamers. Anyone with an Amazon Prime membership automatically gets a Twitch Prime membership. Simply by linking your accounts, you can get lots of free stuff. The latest freebie is a Jungle Crate in PlayerUnknown's …

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Xbox One X Fallout 76 Bundle (1TB) | Xbox

Xbox Game Pass 1-month free trial included<p>Get 1 month of Xbox Game Pass. Play Sea of Thieves, State of Decay 2, and Crackdown 3 with Xbox Game Pass …

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There's a PUBG Xbox Controller Coming

During today's Inside Xbox presentation, a brand new <i>PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds</i>-themed controller was unveiled. Patterned grey and black, it has a …

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PUBG Launch Date Revealed, Version 1.0 Hits Xbox One Next Month

Today during a special Gamescom broadcast of Inside Xbox, it was revealed that <i>PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS</i> will finally be leaving early access on …

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PUGB is leaving Xbox Game Preview: new content, achievements and improved Event Pass promised for full release

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is leaving Xbox Game Preview to become a 'Full Product Release,' or 1.0, on September 4. With that comes new things …

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Microsoft adds PUBG controller, new options for Xbox Design Lab custom controllers

Microsoft announced it will have new options for the Xbox Design Lab‘s custom Xbox One wireless controllers. Players can now design their controllers with a wider palette of designs, including five new camouflage sets and five new shadow options.<p>The Xbox Design Lab started in 2016, giving fans the …

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PUBG will announce something new tomorrow—it could be a shooting range

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' mobile variation has a shooting range—a feature which PC players have been calling out for for quite some time. Now, …

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Here's When PUBG's 1.0 Releases on Xbox One

PlayerUknown’s Battlegrounds will finally hit the “feature complete” version 1.0 on Xbox One with a patch on 4 September. The patch will include a …

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Fortnite for Android vs. PUBG Mobile: The Battle Royale battle

Battle Royal games have exploded in popularity, and now that everyone's addicted these companies are seeing fit to release these games for your …

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FACEIT Is Now Accepting Closed Beta Applicants For PUBG

PUBG 8/20/18, 10:46 AM Kei “keiwolf” Wolf<p>Photo courtesy of Gamewave<p><b>As announced on August 15, FACEIT is now accepting applications for Closed Beta</b> …

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PUBG lands on FACEIT, Hi-Rez splits itself into multiple gaming studios

FACEIT, more PUBG tournaments on the way<p>FACEIT and PUBG Corp. announced this week a new partnership between the two companies. PlayerUnknown's …

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds adds new gun in first ‘Fix PUBG’ update

There’s also a new scooter coming to Sanhok<p>Last week, PUBG Corp., the developers behind <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i>, unveiled a development road map that it called “Fix <i>PUBG</i>.” This plan included a thorough and ambitious list of in-game technical improvements to make <i>PUBG</i> more playable, smoother and …

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PUBG on mobile hits 100 million downloads as Fortnite rolls to Android

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is touting 100 million downloads of its mobile version, reaching the milestone four months after its release on iOS and Android.<p>The game's developer PUBG Corp. and publisher Tencent announced the news Thursday, mentioning that their battle royale game became the …

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Here's a glimpse at Battlefield 5 battle royale

DICE has offered a glimpse - and I mean a glimpse - at Battlefield 5's battle royale mode.<p>The sneak peek came at the end of a recently-released …

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Here's What the "FIX PUBG" Campaign Means for Xbox Players

An initiative from the <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> developers to fix the battle royale game’s various performance and optimization issues will also …

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is having a better time of it outside Steam

On Steam, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is often accused of being riddled by bugs, performing badly and in dire need of attention from developer …

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PUBG's Throwback Mode Is a Reminder of What Made It Great

<i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> keeps on expanding, adding new guns and maps that change the game’s pace into something faster than before. The game …

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