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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is gearing up for a Halloween-themed event, it seems.  Alongside the not-so-subtle line "Beware… Halloween approaches", the game's official Twitter feed teased the following nine-second clip. My...
October 17, 2018, 9:26 am
Please note that the servers will be temporarily unavailable due to the release of an update. The schedule is available below. Maintena...
October 17, 2018, 1:10 am
Happy Patch Day, Survivors! It's Tuesday and ARK's latest patch is live on all platforms. First off, be sure to tune in to the Xbox channel on Mixer at 2pm EST today to see a brand new Extinction creature teaser during their stream! We're also sharing some...
October 16, 2018, 5:39 pm
Extinction Chronicles V! Tomorrow there will be a client and server side update that will bring Extinction Chronicles V to survivors on PC, Xbox, and PS...
October 15, 2018, 8:08 pm
The previous three-part episode of How It Works was dedicated to the complex game mechanics of the spotting and detectability system. I...
October 15, 2018, 4:00 pm
Have you ever stopped to wonder what life is really all about? To get to the bottom of why we exist, what our purpose is, where this is all heading? (more…)
October 15, 2018, 10:41 am
Last week I reported on the backlash to a recent update to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds that added automatic server selection to the game. PC update 22, which came out earlier in October, made it so your server or region was decided automatically dependin...
October 13, 2018, 3:25 pm
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds update 22 brought with it some big changes, including (finally) a ranking system, a re-enabled map selection option, and faster queue times. It also introduced a problem with matchmaking that resulted in players being slo...
October 12, 2018, 10:03 pm
Adding automatic region sorting to Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds was supposed to solve the problem of jerks disrupting games by connecting to distant servers where they’d lag around with high pings. In reality, last week’s update caused...
October 12, 2018, 1:24 pm
Hi everyone, We’re aware that many of you are having a bad experience with the recent changes to matchmaking that went live in Update #...
October 12, 2018, 11:28 am
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds first trialled flare guns in March, within a titular event mode set on Miramar. They've reappeared in other limited-time forays since, and now PUBG Corp is considering installing them full-time. Live now, Flare Gun S...
October 12, 2018, 10:49 am
Commanders! Let me introduce meowself for those who don't know meow. I am Admiral Kitty Purrfurst, an I-don't-remember-which-generation...
October 11, 2018, 3:24 pm
Hey everyone, This week’s event mode is going to be another test of the Flare Gun system. We’ve looked at your feedback from the last r...
October 11, 2018, 2:07 am
Commanders! The game is nearing the second part of the British Arc, the release of British destroyer branch and Halloween, one of the m...
October 10, 2018, 7:23 pm
Hey Everyone, Today we’re excited to to officially announce that professional leagues are coming to PUBG! The National PUBG League (NPL...
October 10, 2018, 5:32 pm
Hello everyone, here we are again with our weekly update of what's in the works! Please keep in mind that there is no set date of release for any of the features mentioned in this post, it's just to show you what's being done! Also keep in mind that since ...
October 10, 2018, 12:26 pm
We ve been battered by wave after wave of survival romps since Minecraft popularised the genre, with its deadly nights and groaning zombies, almost a decade ago. In its wake, we’ve been introduced to a cavalcade of punishing, persistent environment...
October 9, 2018, 6:00 pm
We ve been battered by wave after wave of survival romps since Minecraft popularised the genre, with its deadly nights and groaning zombies, almost a decade ago. In its wake, we’ve been introduced to a cavalcade of punishing, persistent environment...
October 9, 2018, 6:00 pm
We ve been battered by wave after wave of survival romps since Minecraft popularised the genre, with its deadly nights and groaning zombies, almost a decade ago. In its wake, we’ve been introduced to a cavalcade of punishing, persistent environment...
October 9, 2018, 6:00 pm
Extinction Chronicles V Next Week On October 16th Extinction Chronicles V will be released on all platforms. As usual survivors can expect a new tek din...
October 9, 2018, 12:09 am
All the latest tips, gossip, walkthroughs, guides, and secret information the developers don’t want you to know about your favourite games! Brittany Spears! SEO terms! Steam Charts! (more…)
October 8, 2018, 11:49 am
Captains! The British arc is in full swing! A new temporary resource, Guineas, was added in Update 0.7.9. If you participate in the Roy...
October 6, 2018, 8:29 pm
A recent update to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds ditched the server selection the battle royale game used to employ in favour of region locking - something players had vociferously called for for months. However, PUBG Corp., the developer of the game, has ...
October 6, 2018, 3:50 pm
Playerunknown s Battlegrounds has long struggled with cheaters, popping up from nowhere to headshot you from across the map and possibly through some walls. For 16 months, the developers have been posting weekly accounts listing how many players they’...
October 6, 2018, 12:00 pm
Commanders! Let me introduce meowself for those who don't know meow. I am Admiral Kitty Purrfurst, an I-don't-remember-which-generation...
October 5, 2018, 11:42 pm
The Cargo Ship Update has brought a big, noisy boat to the shores of Rust, and it's filled with useful loot and heavily-armed scientists who'd really rather you kept your hands off of it.    The ship, the CCSC Lazarus, will appear as a ...
October 5, 2018, 4:59 pm
A naked man stands before a tumultuous shore. Shivering, he surveys for trees or heads to bash. There’s more than way to make a fire. He turns, prey in sight – as a foghorn shatters silence and concentration. The man’s rock falls to his s...
October 5, 2018, 10:25 am
Mysterious Mysteries: Introducing ??????? What an intriguing discovery survivors, can you guess what this creature is? ??? ...
October 5, 2018, 4:00 am
Hey everyone, We hope you’ve been enjoying all the great new Twitch streamer skins from the participants of the first season of Broadca...
October 5, 2018, 2:00 am
All aboard! The Cargo Ship event is live. The CCSC Lazarus patrols the waters, packed with Scientists and loot. We've also added the L96 rifle, a new scope, tactical gloves, and more. This patch wipes the serv...
October 4, 2018, 10:16 pm
In version 0.7.10, World of Warships joins forces with the professional hockey player, Stanley Cup winner, and three-times world champi...
October 4, 2018, 3:28 pm
Road rage is the theme of this week’s event mode where fuel and fire are king. In Crash Carnage, no firearms spawn so you’ll need to fo...
October 4, 2018, 2:13 am
Hey everyone, In today’s Dev Letter, we’re talking about a brand new way to track your progress and show off your skill in PUBG. A Rank...
October 4, 2018, 1:10 am
Cheating is a problem in an awful lot of online games, and Playerunknown's Battlegrounds is no exception. It's a fairly common complaint among the PUBG community that the developers aren't doing enough to combat cheaters, but numbers assembl...
October 3, 2018, 7:57 pm
Hello everyone, as promised, here is a little update on what we are working on right now. Please keep in mind that there is no set date of release for any of the features mentioned in this post, it's just to show you what is being done! Over the past few w...
October 3, 2018, 12:00 pm
On paper, the big update which hit Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds in the wee hours sounds pretty good. It adds a new anti-cheat system, brings back map selection, whacks in a ranking system to climb, and enables automatic region sorting to hopefully...
October 3, 2018, 11:50 am
The previous episode of the How it Works series was dedicated to the Repair Party. In Episode 7, we will talk about one of the most imp...
October 2, 2018, 10:12 pm
Pyramids, castles, submarines, and more. View Post
October 2, 2018, 3:42 pm
Multiplayer games are the best type of games, because they’re built around the most interesting components known to humans: humans. Men, women, and an awful lot of children. Internet strangers aren’t always the friendliest bunch, but they can...
October 1, 2018, 4:00 pm
It s Halloween (month)! I don t know about you lovely lot, but there s nothing I find more spooky or chilling than charts detailing what the most popular video games are in a given week. That’s me, Fraser, filling in for John who is on holiday. A ter...
October 1, 2018, 12:44 pm
Scum may be detailed enough to let you urinate or even defecate on your foes, but that requires you to be up close. A raised middle finger? Well, that’s your new ranged option for offensive offending. In today’s early access update, prisoners a...
September 28, 2018, 9:55 pm
Set a bunch of convicted felons loose on an island, and things are gonna get pretty dark, pretty quick. You can already butcher other people into meat hunks and eat them in Early Access survival game Scum, but today's update gives you a grisly new fas...
September 28, 2018, 5:14 pm
Hello, prisoners! The new SCUM patch is rolling out soon. Here are the new patch notes for this week! In case you get a problem of connecting to a server, please keep in mind from the moment of the patch deployment that the servers can take up to 60 minute...
September 28, 2018, 3:46 pm
Playerunknown s Battlegrounds has a massive range of guns currently available, each with its own set of scopes and attachments to glue on. It s fair to say that keeping track of them all can be a little difficult,s o this weapons guide aims to make that ea...
September 28, 2018, 9:33 am
What is Conquest? Conquest is a new PvP player experience for PC players which focuses on large-scale PvP while avoiding the problem of mega tribes. Inc...
September 27, 2018, 11:01 pm
With over 210,000 applications to participate in the Private Beta, FaceIt proved immediately that there was a high interest in a tourna...
September 27, 2018, 5:43 pm
Captains! As you know, the Hot Fix series aims to give you a closer look into the day-to-day activities of the various World of Warships teams around the globe. In this episode the spotlight is shining on the EU Publishing team in Prague. Put names to face...
September 26, 2018, 7:14 pm
Hey prisoners, our team wanted to give you a quick look on what's coming on Friday. We've decided to keep the DEagle event until Friday, as there were issues with the magazine when it was first introduced. Additionally, you will be able to use the new taun...
September 26, 2018, 2:00 pm
It’s been over a year since Playerunknown s Battlegrounds launched into early access, and yet somehow it’s still drawing the crowds, much to John’s chagrin. It now has three maps, with a fourth one on the way, and an expanded weapon set t...
September 26, 2018, 9:18 am
Playerunknown s Battlegrounds has 25 guns currently available, each with its own set of scopes and attachments to glue on, which means it s fair to say that keeping track of them all can be a little difficult. This Battlegrounds weapons guide will make tha...
September 26, 2018, 9:18 am
Please note that the servers will be temporarily unavailable due to the release of an update. The schedule is available below. Maintena...
September 25, 2018, 8:46 pm
It’s been over a year since Playerunknown s Battlegrounds launched into early access, and yet somehow it’s still drawing the crowds, much to John’s chagrin. It now has three maps, with a fourth one on the way, and an expanded weapon set t...
September 25, 2018, 3:42 pm
Playerunknown s Battlegrounds has 25 guns currently available, each with its own set of scopes and attachments to glue on, which means it s fair to say that keeping track of them all can be a little difficult. This Battlegrounds weapons guide will make tha...
September 25, 2018, 3:42 pm
Mazes, art, custom maps, and more. View Post
September 25, 2018, 3:22 pm
With a few notable exceptions, deserts can be a rather unforgiving habitat for most living creatures. In Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds‘ Miramar, this is made worse by one thing: up to 100 people are dumped out of an airplane to fight to the dea...
September 24, 2018, 4:35 pm
Sanhok is the newest and tiniest map in Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds. It’s therefore a very different experience compared to the other maps that are sprawling wastelands where death is a constant peril. In many ways, Sanhok is far deadlier as ...
September 24, 2018, 3:28 pm
Daddy: Hey Toby, can I get your help with some work please? Toby: OK, but they might be disappointed I’m a cat. This week on Steam Charts, my three-year-old son tells us all about the top ten grossing games on Steam. (more…)
September 24, 2018, 11:00 am
Daddy: Hey Toby, can I get your help with some work please? Toby: OK, but they might be disappointed I’m a cat. This week on Steam Charts, my three-year-old son tells us all about the top ten grossing games on Steam. (more…)
September 24, 2018, 11:00 am
HDR on PC continues to be a bit of a mess these days, but provided you haven’t been put off by the astronomical prices of the best gaming monitors for HDR or, indeed, the ongoing debacle surrounding Windows 10 support for it, then the next step on ...
September 24, 2018, 10:18 am
Last week, the first of three shiny new Nvidia Turing cards finally pitched up on shop shelves – the RTX 2080. You can head over to my Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 review to find out more on what I thought of the card as a general pixel pusher, but the ...
September 24, 2018, 9:25 am