PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) is an online multiplayer battle game developed by PUBG Corporation and Bluehole. Fully released on December 2017 for PC via Steam. PUBG is not like a typical first-person shooter. This game is aimed to survive till the end with all other players to be dead so different that typical OPS games.
PUBG for PC is available for cart for 1000/- and runs discount on the same now and then. PUBG for mobile is free. By use of emulators it is being played on the PC as well. This game is played alone or with friends. PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS is a battle that makes 100 players against each other in a struggle to survival. One must gather supplies and outwit your opponents and become the last person standing.
Minimum System Requirements as per Steam:
OS: 64-bit Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
Processor: Intel Core i5-4430 / AMD FX-6300
Memory: 8 GB RAM
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 2GB / AMD Radeon R7 370 2GB
DirectX: Version 11
Network: Broadband Internet connection
Storage: 30 GB available space
PUBG Corporation organizes many tournaments and has also introduced in-game tools which help the gamer’s to broadcast their game to spectators. YouTube is one platform where we can see steamers of all ages streaming their live game play to the subscribes.
PUBG Mobile India Series 2019 (http://pubgmobile.in)
This e-gaming tournament called PUBG Mobile India Series 2019 is one of the biggest prize-pool for an Indian e-gaming industry. The total prize money is Rs.1 crore and is being sponsored by Oppo. The tournament is open for all Indian players with a level of 20 and above and will be a squad-only tournament.
What was Counter-Strike back in 2000 similarly PUBG is in 2017 and has lot of addition link to the game play. PUBG has won few of the awards i.e. PC Game of the Year-2017, Best Multiplayer Game-2017, Mobile Game of the Year (PUBG Mobile)-2018 and so forth. With the popularity of the game there is lot of wrong speculation around such as banning of the game in India which is not true. There been reports of people being hospitalized and students getting addicted to the game. Which is far better that drug addiction provided time management is done on studies and other important work is not affected.
From skydiving to swimming to flare shoot for supplies, so, this game has it all. This game is most watched on YouTube. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has lot of potential to uplift the Indian e-gaming industry. Where CS had only two teams this is able to cater 100 teams in one go. It has also been notices that some of the YouTube live streamers earn 1000/- per day on super chat and PAYTM donations.
One thing is of main concern here that e-games come and go do you remember the game called Delta Force, Command and Conquer, even Counter-Strike games fade of so PUBG has to a lot to make this game every green and keep people hooked. So, hope to see some new add-ons and update in the future for this game and e-gaming industry.