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9 million people play PUBG on Xbox One

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I haven’t logged into PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds on Xbox One in a long time. The Xbox One version has lagged behind the PC version for ages. Not just in features, but also in how it looks and plays. It’s…ugly and it runs like garbage, but that might just be because I’m not running it on that fancy Xbox One X.

It now lags behind the Pc version just a little less. The Xbox One version of PUBG is finally out of game preview, with a V1.0 release on Microsoft’s system. The game shoots its way out of early access, adding new guns, the third map and more.

“Today, the Full Product Release (1.0) update for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds released for new and existing owners across the Xbox One family of devices,” says CEO of PUBG Corporation ChangHan Kim. “This is a big moment for the PUBG Xbox community, now over nine million players strong, who have been every bit an important part of the development process since we first launched in Xbox Game Preview in December 2017.

The Full Product Release comes with several exciting updates, including the Xbox One debut of the Sanhok Map, available today, along with Event Pass: Sanhok, which unlocks awesome rewards for leveling up and completing missions.”

The game left early access on PC in December, so this Xbox One version is still a little behind. Notably, it’s still missing War Mode and Custom matches, both of which were expected along with this update. PUBG Corp has said they’ll be coming later, “to let everyone enjoy and delve into each contents with time.”

So…um…any of you still playing PUBG? Apparently 9 million people still are, and that’s just on Xbox One.

Last Updated: September 5, 2018


  1. GooseZA

    September 5, 2018 at 14:47

    9 million players? I find that hard to believe.

    9 million players may have loaded it up at one point, but the current player base is way lower than that, especially because, as you say, it runs like garbage.



      September 7, 2018 at 07:25

      LOL PUBG 1.0 is getting better on Xbox now. It did better than the SHITTY game preview you retarded. How about you try this game now dude


  2. Pieter Kruger

    September 5, 2018 at 15:51

    Best Battle Royale game out there imo. Playing on the XB1X, as all console games should be! ???


  3. Guz

    September 5, 2018 at 15:51

    Huge weekly updates, laggy performance, game play in general doesn’t appeal to me at all.
    Some mates of mine really dig it but I just cant get into it, in fact I think this game is rubbish



      September 7, 2018 at 07:26

      WORK FINE FOR ME. The full version did better than the shitty game preview. Smoothest than ever


  4. Pieter Kruger

    September 5, 2018 at 16:01

    This game, unlike Fortnite is really for the more mature gamers. Most people can’t handle the tension which admittedly gets your adrenaline to unhealthy levels most of the time! If you go into this game expecting a twitch shooter you won’t last 2 mins. It takes skill, planning, patience and a little luck. Sometimes it’s better not to take the shot….. just breahte and let him pass by….


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