PUBG Mobile is the most popular battle royale game recently which got banned in India. The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology banned PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite including 118 Chinese apps as a threat to the national security and privacy of the citizens of India. PUBG Mobile is also removed from google play store and app store in India. However, regardless of the popularity of the game, there’re certain facts which are still unknown to many players. Today, we’ll look at Top 10 Facts About PUBG Mobile.
10) Why bots in PUBG Mobile
PUBG Mobile consists of bots to boost the player’s confidence especially newbies in the game. Players mostly encounter bots until level 10 in PUBG Mobile.
9) Tencent is the developer of PUBG Mobile
PUBG was originally created by Korea-based PUBG Corporation. The Chinese company Tencent partnered with PUBG Corporation to develop the mobile version of the game.
8) Real-World Places in PUBG
There are various real-world places included in PUBG Mobile like School from Chernobyl, Russia and abandoned nuclear weapon storage in Ukraine .i.e Shelter.
7) Why named first classic map as Erangel
Erangel is the first and biggest classic map of PUBG Mobile. The map was actually named after Brendan Greene’s daughter, Eryn, who also the developer called as an angel. The map was actually named after Brendan Greene’s daughter, Eryn. Hence, Erangel came into existence because of Eryn+Angel.
6) PUBG Mobile Web series
The popularity of the game has dominated the Indian industry and has its own web-series titled as Dosti Ka Naya Maidan. You can watch it on PUBG Mobile India’s official YouTube channel.
5) Why PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
The name play unknown is derived from the tag name of PUBG’s developer (Brendan Greene). The game delivers a huge battle royale experience on the battleground hence ‘Battlegrounds’
4) PUBG Backstory
The back story of PUBG was released on the official YouTube account, where all season has different backstories.
3) PUBG Mobile TV Ad
PUBG Mobile is the only mobile game to have its advertise broadcasted on television.
2) The popularity of PUBG Mobile > PUBG PC
According to reports, PUBG Mobile is enormously popular than PUBG PC. In 2019, The Esports Observer reported PUBG Mobile counts 400 million players with 50 million daily active players. While, PUBG PC count of 8 lakh daily active players.
1) PUBG Mobile got the most downloads from India
Sensor Tower reports revealed that PUBG Mobile got most of its download from India. The game was reportedly downloaded 175 million times in India. In 2020, PUBG Mobile was downloaded200 million in India before the ban.