PUBG reaches 70m copies sold

first_imgPUBG reaches 70m copies soldBattle royale pioneer passes milestone less than three years after its official launchMatthew HandrahanEditor-in-ChiefTuesday 14th July 2020Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareCompanies in this articlePUBG CorporationPlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has now sold more than 70 million copies, according to the latest figures from PUBG Corporation.The genre-defining battle royale game has sold more than 70 million copies across PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4. PUBG originally launched in Early Access in March 2017, with a full launch following in December of that year.Related JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games The last official sales update given by PUBG Corporation was in June 2018, six months after the game’s official launch, when it had reached 50 million sales. At that time, it was only available for PC and Xbox One. It launched on PlayStation 4 a year later, in December 2018.PUBG is also available on the Xbox Game Pass subscription service, and was also given away to those who signed up for Google’s Stadia Pro. It is not clear whether those services contributed to the 70 million sales milestone.Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The Publishing & Retail newsletter and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesPUBG parent Krafton applies for IPOSeoul-based analysts valued the PUBG maker at around $17.9 billionBy Danielle Partis 25 days agoPUBG Mobile’s lifetime revenues pass $5bnSensor Tower estimates show the battle royale generated $2.7 billion in 2020 aloneBy James Batchelor A month agoLatest comments (1)Sean Kauppinen Founder & CEO, IDEA9 months ago Maybe it’s time to start calling them units since there isn’t much copying of physical media going on anymore. 0Sign inorRegisterto rate and replySign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.last_img read more