PlayerUnknown’s BattleGrounds a battle royal online multiplayer game also known as PUBG is quite thrilling, with only one chance to survive until the end against 99 players in Solo match. Let’s find out some of the most interesting
The game will teach you how to survive and work with a team, also over time u will learn unique tactics and strategies that will help you win in the game.
The games basically come with three modes solo, due and squad. In solo, you will be alone in the game against 99 solo players where in duo there is set of two players in which you will be teamed up with another player or you friend against 49 duo players.
In the last most played mode in Squad, in which 4 players are team up together and go against 24 squads in the map.
In the game, your objective is to survive in the game until the end. Survival chances can be increased when you have better items with you like Level 3 armor and helmets, guns that give high damage to the players.
Where these powerful items can be obtained from a plane drop crate or by killing player who looted the crate. In duo and squad, teamwork can lead you to victory as good teamwork with your teammate can help eliminate other players easily without posing a risk.
Well, PUBG is a popular game and it is available in almost every platform including PS4 recently added. You guys play PUBG and you know almost everything like which guns are better, a better place to camp and how to loot a crate knowing other players are after the drop.
But there are other PUBG facts and truth you guys don’t know about.
13 Interesting PUBG Facts
Below is a list of the 13 interesting PUBG facts you might don’t know about!
1. PUBG Broke the All-Time Record back in 2017
Back in September 2017, PUBG set an unbelievable record of reaching 1,342,857 of total concurrent players, meaning all these players were active and were playing the game.
Overtaking Dota 2, an esports game by Valve. Although Fortnite has broken PUBG record in Feb 2018, not to forget it’s a free game where PUBG is paid game and considering that it is a great achievement.
2. PUBG can ban you for 100 years
No to mention, given the number of players, PUBG is also a strict game that takes its rules very seriously and thus banning players who are suspected of breaking their rules in any way.
Killing teammate, inappropriate behaviour etc. will result in the short-term ban which can be for 1day, 3 days and 5 days. Where inappropriate programs, any cheating, bug abuse, etc. will result in 100 years ban more like a permanent ban.
Having that said, mistakes can happen, especially when dealing with players with huge numbers. If somehow your account in PUBG got banned without using any hacks or a third-party app, you can always drop an email to PUBG support and if you speak the truth then they will definitely unban you.
3. Every Gun in the PUBG has unique physics
Every gun in PUBG may have different damage, recoil and reloading speed. But the game physics is so complex that the bullets fired from a gun over distance losses its power.
In simple words, just like in real life, gravity plays a role in PUGB that changes guns physics, when a bullet is fired it goes down over distance. Moreover, the closer the target is the higher damage it will get from a gun.
4. Player Unknown comes from Brendan Greene
Brendan Greene is PUBG game designer. He often loved to be anonymous on occasions in the online games. According to the rumour, “Player Unknown” name was derived from ARMA 2 nickname.
As per default, his name was Paler 1 and he changed it to player unknown. He liked the sound of that nickname and used it in the video game brand and his company.
5. Won multiple awards from 2017 to 2018
PUBG from early access was a popular game and it was first to Broke Dota 2 total active players record. PUBG also got nominated in my gaming awards and now it has won 9 awards so far. Here is the list of award category PUBG won.
- 35th Golden Joystick Awards – Best Multiplayer Game, PC Game of the Year
- The Game Awards 2017 – Best Multiplayer Game
- DICE Awards 2017 – Action Game of the Year, Outstanding Achievement in Online gameplay
- SXSW Gaming Awards 2018 – E-sports Game of the Year, Excellence in Multiplayer, and Trending Game of the Year
- 36th Golden Joystick Awards – Mobile Game of the Year (PUBG Mobile)
6. PUBG is one of the top 10 highest grossing revenue games
According to the SuperData research, they estimated that the game’s April sales surpass US$34 million, making it one of the top 10 highest grossing revenue games. The game also exceeding revenue from Overwatch and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.
7. Any bullet on the head deals 2.5X damage
Although every game has the same mechanics, it still made our PUBG facts list, for those who don’t know how much damages a bullet does when targeted to the head. Well, any bullet that hits head portion gets 2.5X extra damage.
For instance, a gun dealing 40 damage to the player chest will damage 100 on the head. Professional player exists because headshot mechanics are available in shooting games.
8. Winner Winner Chicken Dinner
“Winner Winner Chicken Dinner” phrase came from old-time Alley crap where people use to play craps in the alleys where they used money in gambling. When a person wins it meant that he could afford a chicken dinner for that night. This phrase is used in Battle royal modes by Greene.
9. PUBG offers 3D replays
After early access, PUBG introduced a new feature called 3D replay that can be found in the game settings. It basically allows players to record gameplay with cinematic camera views which is not limited to just simple gameplay. It also allows players to record other players before they get killed.
10. 5% of PUBG owners are CSGO players
This is not surprising as “SHROUD” known Professional player on PUBG use to play Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and participated in many tournaments. The reason many players switched from CSGO to PUBG was the increased number of hackers in the game.
Also, they were playing CSGO for ages and did not get anywhere in the game, maybe because of the huge competition.
11. Bullets won’t hit you in the water
One of the funniest and unique
This is very rear in today’s game but it also has a downside as the player can’t stay in the water forever and movement speed is also decreased in water. Despite the limitation, I have seen players taking advantage of this fact.
12. Ones PUBG introduced 15X scope in the Game
Many new Players that don’t know that 15X scope was in the game. 8X scope is the highest and rarest scope you can get in the game right now but in the previous version, during early access, players use to get the 15X scope from aeroplane drop. Even I have used 15X and it was almost double of 8X.
One more fact many people may don’t know about, in previous versions players were able to use 8X with rifles like M416 and AKM.
13. PUBG was one of the buggiest game in 2017
In 2017, PUBG game was a lot buggier as many users reported game crashes, glitches and despite having a great graphics card the game average fps was low because in the past it was not well optimized.
And that is the reason, many PUBG players switched to Fortnite at that time. Although in present PUBG has improved a lot and fixed many issues but there are other games that are introducing Battle royal mode, for instance, look at new Black ops battles royal mode now it is competing Fortnite and PUBG.