PUBG hit 200 million users same as Fortnite

Gerardo Harmon
December 22, 2018

Players will now also be able to report for suspicious behaviour while spectating a match after their avatar has been killed.

The update size is around 1.6 GB for the Android version.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegounds (PUBG) adds the winter map Vikendi for all players on PC today alongside a new battle pass themed around the map. Vikendi measures 6x6 on the scale, which is bigger than the previously released Sanhok map. Till now, three maps - Erangel, Miramar and Sanhok - were available in PUBG Mobile. The Vikendi Map is 6 x 6km.

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Hope India will also get the map as soon as tomorrow. Arriving hours before Vikendi guarantees that everybody has enough time to get these significant changes and additionally download Vikendi when it's accessible. Once the game is started, they are taken to places covered with snow. Now with Vikendi, players will get to fight it out for survival in the snowy terrain.

PUBG Mobile has also included a layout for players with large hands, new commands for Quick Chat, and season spending awards. Players must locate and scavenge their own weapons, vehicles, and supplies, and defeat every player in a visually and tactically rich battleground that forces players into a shrinking play zone.

Detailed in patch notes released over a week ago, PUBG Corp. introduced players to the Vikendi map that's been presented as PUBG's latest battleground. Given that Vikendi is a winter map, you can also expect snow as a new weather condition. This competition is part of an effort to create a competitive community through PUBG Mobile by Tencent Games.

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That figure is by 44 percent higher than the revenues PUBG Mobile scored in October, and by 26 percent more than what the game made in August.

In November, Epic Games announced that Fortnite had reached the 200 million milestone, but that's for its Xbox One, PS4, Switch, PC, and mobile versions combined.

The update also adds support for the Arabian language and includes cross-server matchmaking.

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