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Hearthstone's New Battlegrounds Mode Isn't Meant To Be Competitive, Designers Say

Hearthstone's New Battlegrounds Mode Isn't Meant To Be Competitive, Designers Say

Hearthstone’s always had a sense of playfulness; Tavern Brawls and wacky solo adventures change the rules and add bizarre new baddies. The game’s new auto-battler mode Battlegrounds follows in that
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Just Got A Completely Bananas Backstory

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Just Got A Completely Bananas Backstory

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, the 2017 Early Access hit that kicked off gaming’s battle royale craze, has never really had a backstory. Why bother? The appeal was immediate: You’re thrown from a
‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ is free to try on Xbox One right now

‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ is free to try on Xbox One right now

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is currently available to try for free on Xbox One. The game typically costs $30 on the platform, and is also available on PC. A mobile version is available as a separate
Leaked rating could point to ‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ on PS4

Leaked rating could point to ‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ on PS4

A rating for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on PlayStation 4 has been spotted on the Korean Game Rating and Administrated Committee website. The game is currently only available on Xbox One and PC. The
‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile’ wants you to ignore your friends to win

‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile’ wants you to ignore your friends to win

The company behind PUBG Mobile suggests shunning your friends in order to win at the game. Here are a few other tips you can utilize in order to help your squad rack up more chicken dinners on the
Leaked snow-covered ‘PUBG’ map looks like a haven for snipers

Leaked snow-covered ‘PUBG’ map looks like a haven for snipers

The snow-covered map coming soon to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has had its layout leaked via a data mine. The map will be significantly larger than Sanhok, the last map released for the game. The
Xbox debuts brilliant grease-proof controller but only makes 200 of them

Xbox debuts brilliant grease-proof controller but only makes 200 of them

Xbox Australia has revealed the PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Greaseproof Xbox One Controller, a product for those who want to eat their real chicken dinners while they earn virtual ones. The post
Latest ‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ update lets you scoot in style

Latest ‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ update lets you scoot in style

The latest update for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds adds a scooter to the battle royale game, giving you a way to avoid danger while also looking like a dork. Other changes include a new assault
‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ gets a full release on Xbox One in September

‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ gets a full release on Xbox One in September

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds released as part of the Xbox Preview program back in December on Xbox One, but the game's full release hasn't arrived yet. That will change on September 4. The post
The ‘Fix PUBG’ campaign sets sights on the game’s bugs, will keep a kill count

The ‘Fix PUBG’ campaign sets sights on the game’s bugs, will keep a kill count

The developers behind PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds have started the Fix PUBG campaign, a months-long mission to update and fix the biggest problems plaguing the battle royale shooter. The post The
‘PUBG Mobile’ teams up with ‘Mission: Impossible — Fallout’ for event

‘PUBG Mobile’ teams up with ‘Mission: Impossible — Fallout’ for event

PUBG Mobile, the version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds available on iOS and Android, teamed up with the movie Mission: Impossible -- Fallout for a new crossover in-game event. The post ‘PUBG
Steam sees surprising, significant usage dip in 2018

Steam sees surprising, significant usage dip in 2018

Exodus from PUBG could be behind 12-percent drop.

Huge PUBG Mobile update adds War mode and lots more

PUBG’s mission to fight back against Fortnite continues today with a massive update that brings a whole host of awesome new content to mobile. Players can enjoy a fast-paced War mode and a brand new
An Inside Look At PUBG Arrests In China

An Inside Look At PUBG Arrests In China

Earlier this year, 120 people were arrested in China for alleged connection in either designing or making PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds cheat tools. Then, in late April, another 15 were nabbed. Now
Top PUBG Streamer Says He Was Banned After Playing With Hacker [Updated]

Top PUBG Streamer Says He Was Banned After Playing With Hacker [Updated]

During a livestream last night Twitch streamer Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek stated that he received a one month ban from PUBG following an incident where he played alongside a hacker. The ban comes on
Top PUBG Streamer Says He Was Banned After Playing With Hacker [Updated]

Top PUBG Streamer Says He Was Banned After Playing With Hacker [Updated]

During a livestream last night Twitch streamer Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek stated that he received a one month ban from PUBG following an incident where he played alongside a hacker. The ban comes on
After a slew of complaints from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds players over the game’s buggy new Even

After a slew of complaints from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds players over the game’s buggy new Even

After a slew of complaints from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds players over the game’s buggy new Event Pass, Battlegrounds is making some necessary changes ASAP: “Firstly, we’ve upped the daily XP
PUBG's Event Pass Drops, Lands Badly [UPDATE]

PUBG's Event Pass Drops, Lands Badly [UPDATE]

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds players have been through a lot since the game’s release early 2017. Although the survival shooter went viral and earned the love of millions of fans, players had, and
‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ responds to player backlash with new freebies

‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ responds to player backlash with new freebies

The developers of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds recently launched the game's paid "Event Pass," and after receiving criticism from fans for ignoring those unwilling to pay more money, more free items
Battle Passes Are So Hot Right Now

Battle Passes Are So Hot Right Now

Pay-to-win games are garbage. Loot boxes are passe. Cosmetics are cute, but not a great incentive to keep playing. Game publishers have cycled through a bevy of monetization gimmicks aimed at keeping