PUBG is one of the most popular game worldwide. The number of users is increasing each day. Over the last few months, the craze of PUBG has influenced a lot of gamers in the world. The trend has surged the gaming markets of all the countries. The number of registered users on the platform is more than any other games.
According to the latest data reports of SuperData – a research firm, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) is the highest-earning battle game of 2018. The game has generated around $1 billion – leaving behind all other trending games.
In 2017, the revenue growth of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) was less than other battle games like Fortnite. In the same year, Fortnite was at its career’s peak – generated a lot of revenue – overtook PUBG in terms of growth and revenue.
However, in the year 2018, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) has overtaken Fortnite, earned 19% more than what it did in 2017. In February 2018, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) started losing its users after attaining a record 3 million users on steam. It took 8-9 months for the game to reach 1 million concurrent players once again.
Taking all this aside, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) summed up the year with the most-played and top-selling game of 2018. Surprisingly, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) has overtaken FIFA 18, Grand Theft Auto (GTA) V, and Red Dead Redemption 2, says the reports of SuperData.
It must be noted that the reports of SuperData only talked about PUBG PC, XBOX, PS4. The reports have not mentioned the data of PUBG Mobile. The facts of PUBG Mobile say the game has earned more than $32.5 million in November 2018 alone.
The game is more popular in countries like India and China. As of now, there are more than 200 million PUBG Mobile users, surpassed the number of battle game Fortnite.