League of Legends and PUBG combine for 50 percent of PC Bang play rates; Overwatch hits post-release low
League of Legends and PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) comprised almost 50 percent of Korean PC bang play rates last week, while Overwatch hit an all-time low since the game’s release.
Lee Dong-seop, a member of the South Korea’s National Assembly, turned heads Friday during a state affairs audit for the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism by pulling out a golden frying pan in reference to PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) while discussing the country’s gaming industry.
PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) seems to be the latest victim of a review bomb on Steam, as the game has accumulated more than 20,000 negative reviews in the past few days.
PLAYERUNKNOWN’s BATLEGROUNDS has overtaken Overwatch as the No. 2 game in PC Bang play rates, according to a weekly report by Daily eSports.
The apparent founder of PUBGonline.com is Team AGG CEO Brandon Spearman, who still allegedly owes $30,000 to CS:GO players from last year
Brandon Spearman, the apparent founder of a popular website that hosts online PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) tournaments, allegedly owes upwards of $30,000 to Counter-Strike players he used to employ, according to multiple sources, including one of the former players.
South Korean esports organization Lunatic-Hai announced Sunday through Facebook it will venture into Counter-Strike and PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS.
Chinese internet giant Tencent has invested in South Korea’s Bluehole Studio, the developer of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), according to a report by Jiemian News.