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Battle Royale at an Itty Bitty Scale: Why Recent Efforts Like Red Dead Online's Fall Short

Games are starting to implement their own battle royale modes, at all sorts of scales.

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Battle Royale at an Itty Bitty Scale: Why Recent Efforts Like Red Dead Online's Fall Short

Games are starting to implement their own battle royale modes, at all sorts of scales.

Stardew Valley Battle Royale Mod Lets You Harvest the Flesh of Your Fellow Farmers

Water the fields with the blood of your neighbors.

PUBG is Coming to Xbox Game Pass Next Week

PUBG is dropping to Game Pass.

PUBG Could Come to PS4 as Early as Next Month

At long last.

CoD: Black Ops 4's Blackout Reflects All the Ways the Battle Royale Genre Has Evolved Past PUBG in the Past Year

Thanks to Easter eggs and a lively map, there's more going on in Blackout than initially meets the eye.

A Slasher-Style PUBG Halloween Event Has Been Teased

Fans react by moaning about the buggy state of the game.

PUBG Update 22 Introduces Rankings, Map Selection, and Region Locks

PUBG introduces a ladder.

Steam Turns 15 Today: The First Games We Bought on Valve's PC Marketplace

It's Steam's 15th anniversary, so we dove into our purchased history to track down when we started using the platform.

New PUBG Update #21 Adds New Training Mode, Strange Rewards System

There's a new progression system for rewards, but it's a bit weird.

Fortnite and PUBG Were a Study in Contrasts at PAX West

Fortnite had youthful energy to spare at the show.

PUBG Finally Introduces a Training Mode as Part of Fix PUBG Campaign

Fix PUBG campaign continues with the long-awaited Training Mode.

PUBG Promises To, Well, "Fix PUBG" by End of October in New Development Roadmap

Server optimization, anti-cheat, and more in PUBG's new development roadmap.

Marketers in Spain are Trying Real Hard to Connect Battle Royale Novel to Fortnite

The original Battle Royale, now in book form.

PUBG's Popular Metal Rain Event Mode Returns, Focuses on Flare Guns and Armored Vehicles

PUBG continues to experiment with limited time event modes.

Xbox One Kicks Off a "Summer of PUBG" With Live Events, Chance to Win a Big Bus

PUBG is coming to San Diego Comic-Con and PAX West.

PUBG Xbox's June 26 Patch Will Improve Performance and Fix Game Crashes

Less game crashes, more car crashes.

PUBG Introducing New "Event Pass" Progression System Later This Week

PUBG's getting a Fortnite Battle Royale-like Battle Pass-y thing this week.

PUBG's Third Map Launches on PC This Friday

Sanhok has been put through its paces and it's ready for prime time.

Fortnite and PUBG are Going to Court in Korea Over Copyright Violation

PUBG Corp. and Epic Korea are taking it to court.

Test the Miramar Map on Xbox One PUBG One More Time This Weekend

Play the Xbox One PUBG Miramar map one more time before it becomes public property.

Here's the Most Popular Spot to Land in PUBG Mobile

Most PUBG Mobile players prefer landing in the one spot that simultaneously makes the most and least sense.

PUBG's Sanhok Island Map Suddenly Has a Bunch of Mysterious Golden Treasure Chests

What's in the chest? (Spoiler: We don't know yet).

PUBG Mobile Gets the Desert Map Miramar Today in New Update

A week before PUBG on Xbox.

The Glory of PUBG's New Muscle Car

Update 12's new Mirado vehicle is indicative of the future of PUBG: a game with more character.

PUBG's Codename Savage Map Returns to Test Servers Under a New Name

We can finally stop calling it "Codename Savage."

PUBG Mobile is the World's Most Downloaded Mobile Game but it's Not Making Money

The kids, they love to download, but they don't like to make microtransactions.

PUBG Turns Off Personal Trading To Prevent Third-Party Sales and Gambling

PUBG Corp doesn't want to end up in a gambling situation like Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.

Major PUBG PC Update 12 Adds Map Selection, Overhauls All the Game's Weapons

New vehicles, new map changes, and much more.

PUBG's Miramar Desert Map Finally Has a Release Date For Xbox One

We finally know when exactly Miramar is coming to PUBG on Xbox.

PUBG Mobile Update 0.4.0 is Giving Away Free Loot While Adding New Features

Celebrate PUBG Mobile's latest update with free stuff!

PUBG's Miramar Map is Coming to Xbox One Test Servers Tomorrow

Players will have to download the test server from Microsoft stores.

The Netherlands Find Four Games in Violation of Country's Gambling Laws

The games have eight weeks to comply or face fines and bans.

PUBG is Finally Getting Map Selection

PUBG players will soon be able to choose their destiny.

Report: Battlefield 5 is Testing a Battle Royale Mode Also

A battle royale, except between companies working on battle royale.

Upcoming PUBG Event to Featured Armored Vehicle

New Jeep, new event.

PUBG's Savage Map Returns With a Smarter, Faster Blue Zone

No waiting around if everyone's dead already.

PUBG Savage Map Code Giveaway—Get Access to PUBG's Second Beta Test Now

We've got 2500 codes to give away! Here's how to jump in to the beta.

PUBG Testing "Savage" Island Map Again Tonight, Teases Three New Areas

Load up the experimental map again tonight.

PUBG War Event Mode Now Live

Oh, you thought PUBG was a war zone before? No. Now it's war for real.

PUBG Savage Map Beta Test is Back Next Week

PUBG's Savage Map is being tested again, and you're invited to try it.

PUBG Outfits Do Give Gameplay Advantage, Dev Confirms

What you wear on the battlefield can mean the difference between winning and losing.

Miramar Xbox One Confirmed for May as Deadmau5 Tries to Play PUBG Wearing 18 Pound Helmet

It was a rough time for the EDM legend, but at least we we know when Miramar is coming out.

PUBG New War Mode Brings Deathmatch to Battle Royale

It's currently available as a custom game.

Tequila Sunrise PUBG Event Goes Live Today

Enjoy a beautiful sunrise and a hail of bullets to the face in PUBG's latest event.

The USgamer Podcast on PUBG's New Map and Ready Player One

PODCAST | Mike, Nadia, and Caty play PUBG's new map, talk about Ready Player One, and discuss Dragon Quest Builders 2.

PUBG's New 4x4 Map, Codenamed "Savage," Is An Answer to the Game's Midgame Problem

PUBG's new smaller map makes for a more chaotic, faster experience.

USgamer Lunch Hour: PUBG Savage Server at 2PM ET / 11AM PT [Done!]

From Far Cry to something like Far Cry.

PUBG Adds Spectator Modes to Its Kill Cams

I know who killed me.

PUBG Player Gets Wasted by Hacker Flying Through the Air Like Superman

"It's a bird! It's a plane! It's oh shucks I'm dead."

PUBG's New 4x4 Map Will Be Playable Next Week

Test for the new map, "Codename: Savage," begins next week on PUBG test servers.

The Future of PUBG: We Talk to PUBG's Creators About its Eventful First Year and the Road Ahead

We spoke with Creative Director Brendan "PlayerUnknown" Greene and PUBG Corp. CEO Chang Han Kim about where PUBG is headed this year, and beyond.

Over 1 Million People Watch Fortnite Live Stream on YouTube

That's over [counts on fingers] two million eyeballs focused on Fortnite!

PUBG Creative Director Shows Off Teaser of New 4x4 Map at GDC 2018

Get an early look at PUBG's upcoming fast and frantic battleground.

Fortnite's Making More Money Than PUBG

It also has more players, and is more relevant in pop culture.

PUBG is Getting an Event Mode, Starting With 8-Person Teams

PUBG wants to remind you the most effective predators hunt in packs.

PUBG Xbox Patch 11 is Out Now, Focuses on Improving Performance

Exploring your inventory should be a little easier now in PUBG Xbox.

PUBG Creator Brendan Greene: "Region Locking Just Doesn't Work"

Cheating's an epidemic in PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, but the team are working fast to try and stop it.

PUBG Mobile Out Now, Goes Toe-to-Toe with Fortnite Mobile

War never changes. Except when it gets smaller and smaller.

Fortnite Mobile on iOS Doing Incredibly Well in US Despite Being Invite Only

Pick up your phone and play Fortnite. Everyone's doing it, apparently.

Fortnite Streamer "Ninja" Makes an Obscene Amount of Money

Well, fights to the death have always been big-ticket entertainment.

Theorizing Gaming's Version of the Rap Beef: Fortnite Battle Royale vs. PUBG

Post Malone is pro PUBG, while Drake and others are pro Fortnite Battle Royale. When will the horror stop?

PUBG Considering Region Locking Servers to Fix "Poor Matchmaking"

Friends in different regions will still be able to play with each other.

Fortnite Battle Royale is Coming to Mobile With PS4 Cross Play [Update: Live on iOS]

Fortnite Battle Royale continues to dominate the scene.

PUBG Xbox Hits 5 Million Players, and Everyone Gets a Free Jacket

Dress to party, dress to die.

PUBG Mobile for Android is Out Now, Sort Of

If you're a Canadian with an Android device, Tencent wants to extend a special invitation to you.

How Epic Made Fortnite Battle Royale so Quickly

If it seems like Fortnite Battle Royale appeared overnight, that's because it practically did.

PUBG Is Better Than Fortnite, Claims Spongebob's Patrick

"No, this is Patrick's unsolicited opinion."

PUBG Patch Adds 12 Emotes, With More Planned

You can beg for mercy, but you probably won't find any.

Fortnite Battle Royale iOS Registration is Live, Android to Follow

War is now pocket-sized for your convenience.

PUBG Xbox Patch 10 Fixes Revival and Footsteps Issues

The PUBG Xbox revival fix arrives just in time for Easter.

PUBG Xbox Roadmap Makes Optimizing Performance a High Priority

PUBG Corp is ready to get to work on PUBG for Xbox. Also: Miramar is coming very soon.

PUBG's 2018 Roadmap Promises More Frequent Updates as Fortnite Surges Past

PUBG's 2018 roadmap demonstrates it's ready to go battle royale on Battle Royale.

PUBG Creator Teases Content Roadmap for 2018

What's in store for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds in 2018?

PUBG Xbox Patch 10 to Fix Double Reload Sound, Revive Bug, and More

We've got another big bug-squash going on in PUBG's neighborhood.

Fortnite Battle Royale Teams of 20 is the Next Limited Time Mode

We already shot each other in big teams. Let's do it again, but with smaller teams.

H1Z1's Auto Royale Shows the Way Forward for the Battle Royale Genre

Battle royale games have to embrace goofy ideas if they want to succeed.

Upcoming PUBG Patch Prevents You From Blocking Bullets With Your Hands

Flash the Jazz Hands at Death while you still can, PUBG fans.

Xbox PUBG Update 9 Improves Frame Rate, Retires Hot Bull

PUBG should play more smoothly on the Xbox One now, and that's no bull.

PUBG Gets a Nod in the Wreck-It Ralph 2 Trailer

But it's otherwise light on game references.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Has a Big Mid Game Problem

It's common for 40 to 60 percent of players to die in just the first few minutes of matches now, and players are hunting for a solution.

PUBG Mobile Makes Big Compromises to Run Smoothly

PUBG on phones eschews detailed textures, lighting effects, and other fattening features.

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