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A new 400-player battle royale game has a teaser trailer

<b>An upcoming battle royale game – the genre that launched into the stratosphere since the impact of PUBG – promises 400-player matches.</b>It’s called</i> …

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PUBG Vs. Fortnite? Here Are The Results Of NFL Star's Twitter Poll

<b>[UPDATE]</b> JJ Watt's Twitter poll has now ended. Fortnite crushed PUBG, with 76 percent of respondents voting for Epic's game over PUBG. What Watt will do with this information remains to be seen.<p><b>The original story is below.</b><p>JJ Watt, one of the biggest names in the NFL, wants to know: PUBG or …

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Why LawBreakers Publisher Blaming PUBG For Its Failure Makes No Sense « GamingBolt.com: Video Game News, Reviews, Previews and Blog

Odds are, if you were paying much attention at all to the multiplayer shooter genre in 2017, you heard of the game <i>Lawbreakers</i>. The game received …

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Xbox One X + PUBG & an extra game for $460 shipped (Up to $590 value)

Trusted games dealer AntOnline via eBay Daily Deals is offering an Xbox One X 1TB console with a copy of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds and your choice of either Overwatch GOTY Edition or Ghost Recon Wildlands for <b>$459.99 shipped</b>. The console is regular $500 and your getting about $90 in games with …

Gear & Gadgets

J.J. Watt Asks One of The Most Important Questions of 2018

J.J. Watt needs our help.The three-time Defensive Player of the Year is dipping his toes into the gaming world, and he asked Twitter on Sunday a …

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Which Should You Play: 'Fortnite: Battle Royale' or 'PUBG?'

Last night, Houston Texan J.J. Watt asked Twitter a question that’s gripping not just the nation but the world. It was a quiz with only two options: <i>PUBG</i> and <i>Fortnite: Battle Royale.</i> It’s the offseason, after all.<p>For those just joining us, <i>PUBG</i> means <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds,</i> which along with</i> …

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Xbox Put Dogs In PUBG, Halo, And Gears Of War Cosplay

In Celebration of Chinese New Year--this year it's the Year of the Dog--Microsoft dressed up a bunch of dogs in video game-inspired outfits. Microsoft worked with dog fashion designer Roberto Negrini from the TV show <i>Furry, Fierce, And Fabulous</i> on these outfits, which are based on franchises like …

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Videos: Top 10 Games That Should Get the PUBG Treatment!

This is a new video from WatchMojo that lists the top games that should get the <i>PUBG</i> treatment. With the popularity of <i>PlayerUnknown's Battleground</i>, …

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New Xbox One Deal Drops The Price Of The System Nicely

Are you in the market for a new Xbox One S? If so, there are a few deals available now in the US and around the world and some coming up soon that you may want to consider.<p>Right now in the US, Microsoft is cutting $50 off the price of all Xbox One S bundles. This wicked-sweet deals drops the price …

Gaming

Despite Player Decline, PUBG Isn't Doomed

This week, portions of the <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> community whipped themselves into a tizzy over charts showing that the game’s active player …

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Here's how PUBG on mobile phones compares to the original game

Earlier this week, a live action trailer for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds was released and it quickly went viral. There were two main reason for …

Mobile

PUBG will be free with new Xbox One X purchases again

Microsoft’s big exclusive is once again part of a bundle<p>Microsoft has announced that you will once again get a free copy of <i>Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds</i> with your purchase of an Xbox One X console, starting from Feb. 18.<p>“The promotion will be available in most Xbox One markets for a limited time — …

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Around the Empire: What have you missed on Steel Media's other sites this week? - Feb 16th

Did you know that Steel Media has a whole swathe of other sites dedicated to all aspects of mobile gaming? Sure you'll get the very best iPhone news, …

Buy an Xbox One X, get PUBG for free for a limited time

<b>Microsoft would very much like you to purchase an Xbox One X, and as a sweetener, they’ll chuck in the biggest Xbox One console exclusive we’ve seen</b> …

Gaming

PUBG Players Gifted Chicken Dinner By Strange Naked Man

Sometimes, you've just gotta know your limits.<p>For R0b113 and a friend, it was just another duos match in <i>PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds</i>, albeit one …

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PUBG's Anti-Cheat Company Says 99% of Banned Accounts From China

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' problem with cheaters has been a major issue for the game, and recent data from the company's anti-cheat tech …

China

The Coolest And Craziest PC Cases: PUBG, Halo, Fallout, And More

<b>What makes it cool:</b> Modders Tech Modified/OZ MODZ collaborated to create a Halo-themed mod starring Master Chief. Commissioned by Asus, the team constructed the mod on top of a Cooler Master case. The modders sculpted a metal cage on top of the case to give it the outline of a torso. A hole was cut …

Computer Hardware

Why Fortnite is the clear winner in the Battle Royale world

Within the past two weeks, I have dedicated myself to nothing but battle royale games, and the results surprised me. I sat down in front of my …

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PUBG hits 30M sold on PC, but player counts are down

Concurrent players dip while the number of cheaters banned is only going up<p><i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i>, the smash hit multiplayer survival game, has sold more than 30 million copies on PC, according to SteamSpy, which tracks public data to extrapolate sales and ownership information for Steam …

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‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ has sold 30M copies, but less people are playing

<i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> exploded into a worldwide phenomenon in 2017, with millions of players queuing up to murder strangers in all-out battle …

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PUBG Has Now Sold 30 Million Copies, But Player Numbers are Dropping

According to numbers on Steam Spy, <i>PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds</i> has now sold a total of over 30 million copies, a number very few video games manage …

Gaming

PUBG Ranks In Top 10 Best-Selling Video Games Ever

It’s well known by now that <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> has left a massive dent in the video gaming industry – and now it’s just how big that dent …

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New Fortnite Update Adds Giant Teddy Bear Parachute, Because Why Not

Despite sharing a similar premise, Fortnite: Battle Royale differs from PUBG in a number of ways, such as with its building mechanics. But at first blush, the most noticeable difference is Fortnite's cartoonish art style. That less serious vibe extends to other areas of the game, whether it's with …

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PUBG sales hit 30m but PC player base drops off

<b>This week PUBG has hit the 30m sales mark, a staggering achievement, but its active player base on PC has dropped off.</b>Yuji Nakamura, a reporter for …

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The beginner’s guide to Fortnite for PUBG players

Ready to see how the other half lives?<p><i>Fortnite: Battle Royale</i> is a free, 100-person game mode found inside the Fortnite client on PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One, and it’s more than a little reminiscent of <i>Player</i><i>U</i><i>nknown’s Battlegrounds,</i> its stated inspiration.<p>It’s more than just a copy of a …

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Fortnite vs PUBG: Which Battle Royale should you buy? | Trusted Reviews

The gaming landscape has changed, with a new genre stomping its way through the crowd to become a phenomenon. First came PlayerUnknown’s …

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The Mobile Versions Of 'PUBG' Look Great, But There's A Catch

Popular ‘Battle Royale’ game <i>PUBG</i> has finally come to mobile devices, and it looks surprisingly good.<p>In fact, players have been praising the game as a surprisingly good mobile port. Alex Walker of Kotaku Australia writes that “surprisingly, a game that relies on massive draw distances and 100 …

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The Chinese live-action PUBG trailer is a belter

<b>Why didn’t we ever get a live-action PUBG trailer in the west?</b>The <i>PUBG</i> mobile game launched in China last week, and it’s not terrible. In fact, it …

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Awful Squad turns PUBG into a bloody dating sim

Can love bloom on PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds?<p>Operation Hot Date is a military exercise to test Awful Squad’s ability to provide an optimal dating experience in the event of a zombie apocalypse.<p>Our test couple (codenames Loverboy and Honey) will be airdropped into a hostile environment, with …

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Why PUBG's Mobile Live-Action Trailer Is Practically Perfect In Every Way

<i>PUBG: Army Attack</i> and <i>PUBG: Exhilarating Battlefield</i> have both launched on Android and iOS in China, where they’ve instantly flown to the top of the charts.<p>Tencent has released a new live-action trailer hyping the games, and it’s actually quite good. Maybe even great. Take a look:<p>I love this trailer …

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