Some facts about PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds the game concept was started when the lead designer Brendan Green, under the pseudonym, started working as a modder over Arma 3, and later creating his own game mode, now called “Battle Royale”. This game mode was later embodied in other games, for example, in Day Z and H1Z1: King of the Kill. Seeing the commercial success of this genre, Brendan Green decided to make his own game in the “Battle Royale” mode. The game was released as part of Steam’s early access program in March 2017. The developers plan to complete development and the release in 6 months.
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds hype.
It seems that the wave of hype around PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is not going to subside. The other day, the team organization Team SoloMid has signed two players – Austin “Smak” Haggett and Colton “Viss” Visser. Both of them are popular full-time streamers PUBG and veterans of the genre of survivors. The guys started to roll more with the mod for Arma 3 called Battle Royale.
Team Solo Mid beginners. Will not only stream, but also participate in various e-sports events. True, while the PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds was not held large tournaments, except for one charity. By the way, he raised more than $ 200,000 to help sick children. This success gives hope that in the near future PUBG will become a full-fledged, and most importantly popular, e-sports discipline.
Last week Battlegrounds was on the second line on popularity on Twitch. More views were only in the League of Legends. The high-end Korean Steam survivor was bought 2,000,000 times in just six weeks from the time of its early access.