July 2, 2020

Pakistan bans PUBG Mobile

Recently, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority announced that Pakistan will “temporarily” ban PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile because of claims that the popular battle-royale game does more damage than good. PTA stated that the game is “addictive, wastage of time and poses a serious negative impact on the physical and psychological health of the children.” PUBG has been cited […]

June 27, 2020

Vici Gaming completely leaves PUBG esports

Vici Gaming revealed on Twitter that the organization will completely leave the PUBG esports scene. From failing to qualify to big events, wanting to allocate resources elsewhere, and simply taking a break, teams always make esports news when leaving a game’s esports scene. Just recently, mousesports left Rocket League esports because of Psyonix’s lack of […]

June 10, 2020

Tencent unveils 2019 PUBG Mobile viewership figures

At the PG Connects Digital conference, Tencent director of PUBG Mobile global esports James “JinHo” Yang unveiled PUBG Mobile 2019 viewership figures. It is always a big event when those numbers are public, as things depend on those, like sponsorships or players’ attraction. For PUBG Mobile, revenue comes principally from the community. Every other income […]

May 21, 2020

PUBG Update 7.2 brings bots and a ranked mode

On May 19, PUBG Corporation released PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds update 7.2 for its famous title. Despite the replacement of live events by the online PUBG Continental Series, that doesn’t stop PUBG Corporation from taking care of its game. In an official post, the developers elaborated on the new features. PUBG update 7.2 includes weapon and armor […]

May 13, 2020

Team SoloMid makes huge comeback at PUBG DreamHack Showdown

The PUBG DreamHack Spring Showdown was truly one of the most anticipated events of the year and did not disappoint. Team SoloMid emerged victorious from the top three teams on the final day of the event. Team Liquid was beaten by the underdogs and left fans around the world in shock. Before the playoffs, TSM […]

May 5, 2020

PUBG Mobile Pro League goes online

Because of the COVID-19 situation, all esports events are shifting from live to online formats. The Fortnite World Cup and Dota 2’s The International 10 already announced their decisions to postpone for next year. As for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile, PUBG Corporation announced the shift of PUBG Mobile Pro League Season 1 online. As a result, […]

April 21, 2020

PUBG Mobile 0.18.0 update leaked

As PUBG Mobile Season 13 starts in May, leaks of the new 0.18.0 update have appeared online. This update will be available on April 24 and brings two new game modes and a new version of Miramar. Players can find all information regarding this update here. Along with the announced Season 7 and the news […]

April 17, 2020

Online PUBG Continental Series replaces live esports events

Because of the COVID-19 situation, all PUBG esports competitions have now been canceled. However, the PUBG Corporation announced the creation of an online PUBG Continental Series to fill this void. All teams that were previously qualified for any physical PUBG tournament have been rewarded. On the PUBG official website, all pieces of information regarding this […]

April 10, 2020

PUBG Season 7 may bring Dinosaurs, Trains, and new Vikendi Map

Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds officially released a teaser towards its coming season 7. PUBG’s teaser video titled Seven hints at an updated map, Vikendi, and a tweaked Dino Park. Additionally, trains are being teased, which raises questions about new vehicles for players to ride. The PUBG Season 7 update brings huge new features that players should […]

November 26, 2019

India: A Unique Growth Opportunity for Mobile Esports

The fast-growing esports industry brings visuals of professional players wearing team jerseys and sitting in front of computers. However, the Asian esports market is seeing the rapid expansion of mobile gaming. An esports segment that lagged behind PC gaming for a long time but has shown healthy signs of growth with battle royale games. Mobile […]

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