PUBG has turn out to be so widespread that a number of of those new Guinness World Records it owns are outdated by elevated stats from over the weekend.
There has not been a one-platform sport launch that has ever constructed up its momentum in such an explosive manner as PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Not solely has it received Golden Joystick Awards and been nominated for Game of the Year at The Game Awards 2017, however now PUBG Corp. has revealed that the sport is a record-breaking hit.
As introduced in a press launch, PUBG has damaged seven Guinness World Records. Most of those data must do with the variety of gamers enjoying the sport at varied ranges and levels of play, in addition to providing dates for particular instances every file was achieved.
Below are the seven Guinness World Records PUBG has achieved:
Most actively performed online game on Steam – Recorded a peak of 1,984,278 concurrent gamers as of Oct. 10, 2017
Fastest time for a Steam Early Access online game to gross $100 million in income – 79 days, achieved on June 10, 2017
First non-Valve online game to be probably the most performed sport on Steam – First topped the Steam charts on Aug. 27, 2017
Fastest time for a Steam Early Access online game to promote a million models – 16 days
Most concurrent gamers for a Steam Early Access online game – 2.6 million
Most concurrent gamers on Steam for a non-Valve online game – 2.6 million
The first online game to succeed in two million concurrent gamers on Steam
There are some pretty apparent issues to level out in relation to PUBG‘s successes. For what it’s value, Chinese gamers (which account for half of the sport’s gamers as of this piece) should not recorded in Steam for video games like DOTA 2. That makes use of a particular launcher and writer in China, which means that sport’s person base could also be greater than PUBG internationally.
Regardless, it’s unbelievable to see a lot consideration put in direction of a sport that has but to be launched. PUBG Corp. nonetheless says the sport is ready for a 1.zero launch later this 12 months, and the Xbox Game Preview model shall be launched on December 12.