The brand new milestone doubles the determine that was once executed just two months in the past.
Another Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds milestone has long gone whizzing by, and this one is a biggie. Simply two months after claiming ten million copies bought—a terrific fulfillment by way of any measure—inventive director Brendan Greene said on Twitter that it has now moved previous 20 million.
[email protected] reached an potent milestone this weekend, passing 20 million copies offered!I do know a variety of you are pissed off via disorders w/ the game however the crew is working difficult to supply a truly first-rate battle Royale expierence for each person. Bear with us, alternate is coming!November 7, 2017
The reference to frustration and alter tracks back to last week’s apology “for the inconvenience prompted via the cheaters,” and extra importantly the promise to do anything about it. The builders warned on the time that “our combat towards cheaters will not end in a single day,” but mentioned that a patch is on the way in which—it should without a doubt be out later this week.
Cheaters notwithstanding, it’s clear that PUBG’s fame isn’t waning. Steam stories are “mixed” (and there are so many of them that the reputation will possible in no way alternate) but moving ten million copies—on top of ten million copies already within the wild—in less than two months is nothing in need of astonishing.
Its player counts aren’t diminishing any, either: It hit 2.Four million top concurrent players at present, well over triple that of the previous lengthy-time king of the hill, Dota 2, which topped out at 680,000.
Runaway status however, PUBG still has a technique to go earlier than it becomes a pleasant esport. What does it must do to get there? We just lately spoke to Greene and streamers Ellohime and Anthony Kongphan to discover.