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Meet the Kildare man behind this year's surprise gaming hit - Irish Times

Three years ago, Brendan Greene was on welfare in his hometown of Kildare, Ireland, getting an earful from social workers about how he should stop wasting time developing free computer games. “They were telling me to look for jobs or I'll be cut off ...and more »

PUBG Is the Hottest Videogame of 2017—and It Isn't Finished Yet - Wall Street Journal

The hottest videogame right now spends no money on marketing, has raked in hundreds of millions of dollars in sales and isn't finished being developed. “PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds”—or “PUBG,” as fans call it—caught the videogame industry off guard ...and more »

PUBG Corporation is now developing PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - KitGuru

Bluehole has handled PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds since it arrived in Early Access back in March, but has now announced that it is building a subsidiary to exclusively handle the hit title. PUBG Corporation will now be handling all duties surrounding ...and more »

Tencent looking to buy another 5% of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds developer - PCGamesN

Update, May 3: According to The Investor, Tencent is aiming to invest more than 600 billion Korean won (around $562 million) into PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds developer Bluehole, increasing their stake in the company from 5% to 10% and making the ...and more »

Known entity - Isthmus

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds — or PUBG for short — is one of the most popular video games of 2017, despite not technically being finished yet. A beta version launched in March has sold more than 10 million copies at last count. It's being developed ...and more »

PUBG for PS4 likely after Xbox One release – report - VG247

Sony is “in talks” with developer Bluehole for a PUBG release on PlayStation 4. In the latest profile of Brendan “PlayerUnknown” Greene on Bloomberg, it's mentioned that Bluehole is talking with all console manufacturers about bringing the monster hit ...and more »

PUBG hit with stream of negative reviews following Chinese in-game ads - PC Gamer

Last week, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds broke 1.5 million concurrent users, announced its own subsidiary company (PUBG Corp), and revealed Squad FPP OCE servers will be confirmed "after mid-October". But the battle royale megahit rounded off the ...and more »

PUBG players create custom Death Race mode - KitGuru

Players of PUBG might be at the steering wheel of what's to come in the game, after a group organised its own death race mode. The unofficial mode comes with a set of rules, that if followed by gentleman's honour, can lead to a lot of fun. While ...and more »

Battlegrounds Developer Spins off Into Its Own Company - Paste Magazine

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is pretty big, if you haven't noticed. The battle royale game has popularized the genre to the point where we're seeing similar games pop up now. In fact, the game is big enough that the team behind PUBG is turning into ...and more »

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is getting its own subsidiary from Bluehole - VentureBeat

Bluehole, the studio behind the massive battle royale shooter hit PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, announced today that it is creating a subsidiary, PUBG Corp., to handle the development and business growth of the game. PUBG has been available on PC in ...and more »