Category: PUBG

PUBG eSports News

The first of three PUBG Classics – April 16-21, 2019

PUBG Corporation is giving professional teams in the league a shot at extra fortune and glory on their way to the PUBG Global Championship with the introduction of PUBG Classics. These international competitions will punctuate the first two phases of professional competition in PUBG Esports, drawing teams from all over the world to live events in major cities for hefty...

PUBG brings skins from the award-winning Horizon Zero Dawn to PS4

PUBG Corporation and Guerilla Games are teaming up to bring skins from the award-winning Horizon Zero Dawn to the PlayStation 4 version of PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG). From March 5 through April 5, all PlayStation 4 PUBG players can receive free Horizon Zero Dawn content just for logging in, with additional content available by completing in-game challenges or purchasing directly. The...

Tempo Storm Takes the First PUBG NPL Royale

by Aaron Boulding  PUBG eSports The premier division of North American PUBG Esports held sway at the first NPL Royale as Tempo Storm won the two-stage, three-day event and the $40,000 top prize that comes with it. The third day of NPL Royale featured six NPL Contenders teams vying for their slice of the $80,000 prize pool while carrying the...

PUBG NPL Royale Format and Draw

Aaron Boulding PUBG eSports The “sibling showdown” is just around the corner with the NPL Royale, pitting all 16 teams in NPL Contenders against all 16 of their big brothers in the NPL, taking center stage beginning February 22. This week’s NPL action will directly impact how the NPL Royale unfolds as NPL team standings will determine which NPL Contenders...

PUBG Europe League (PEL) Contenders Team Seeding Is Out

Before PUBG Europe League Contenders kicks off on February 21st, teams were seeded for the group stage of Phase 1 at the Official PEL Twitch Channel. Thirty-two teams from Europe West (14), Europe East (7), Middle East and Africa (6), and the PEL LAN Closed Qualifiers (5) will compete for a slot at an off-season tournament starting from February 21st. These teams...

PUBG – NPL Royale Format and Draw

Aaron Boulding – PUBG eSports The “sibling showdown” is just around the corner with the NPL Royale, pitting all 16 teams in NPL Contenders against all 16 of their big brothers in the NPL, taking center stage beginning February 22. This week’s NPL action will directly impact how the NPL Royale unfolds as NPL team standings will determine which NPL Contenders...

PUBG Europe League (PEL) Contenders is about to kickoff

PUBG Europe League debut season is about to begin. Its first phase will start with 32 PEL Contenders teams fighting for survival, and the winning teams will have a chance to participate in an off-season tournament with PEL teams in Berlin. PEL Contenders will commence on February 21st and last for 4 weeks. Second phase onwards, the teams who are...

The FACEIT Global Summit: PUBG Classic at ExCeL London – April 16-21, 2019

FACEIT, the leading competitive gaming platform and organisers of some of the largest esports events in Europe and North America including ECS, Universal Open and the FACEIT London CS:GO Major, are pleased to announce their latest partnership with PUBG Corporation that will see them host the first global event on the 2019 season of PUBG esports. The FACEIT Global Summit:...

PUBG Contenders Rosters Take Shape

by Timothy “Caymus” Kimbirk – PUBG NPL Contenders is here, and most teams are taking advantage of their one allotted roster change to lock in their final form. Take a look below for the detailed roster moves heading into NPL Contenders Phase 1, and check the full team pages for the current rosters for all of the NPL Contenders squads. Name Changes...

National PUBG League – Earned and Evaluated

by Aaron Boulding – PUBG eSports Top teams in North America are kicking off the inaugural season of the National PUBG League and a quick glimpse on the eve of Week 1 competition reveals an imposing group of heavyweights with a few dangerous upstarts mixed in. Whooping on each other week to week is going to make each of these teams...

PUBG – Final Roster Moves Ahead of NPL Phase 1

by Alex Penn – PUBG Esports With the kickoff to the inaugural season upon us, many of the NPL teams in Phase 1 have made their one allotted roster change and are making final preparations for the season. Below you’ll find the most recent roster changes as teams make the move from their NPL Preseason lineups to their regular season...

PUBG Esports in 2019

by Jake “The Jaker” Sin – PUBG PUBG esports is about to get serious. This year, we’re introducing professional competition in nine different regions. We’ll also be hosting numerous global events throughout the year, beginning with our first global event after Phase 1, and wrapping up with the PUBG Global Championship in November. More info below! TL;DR: In 2019, there will...

PUBG Esports, New Profit-Sharing Program

PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) is announcing a series of initiatives to support the professional esports teams associated with PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG), including profit-sharing on team and league-branded digital items, direct support of team operating costs, and event sponsorship. This multifaceted approach will help support the growing PUBG competitive scene by lowering the barrier to entry for dedicated players looking to...

PUBG, New ‘Vikendi’ Map Live On Consoles

PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) has launched the new 6×6 Vikendi map for PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One alongside Survivor Pass: Vikendi, which rewards players for completing diverse missions. Both the map and the Survivor Pass will be available for all PUBG players as a free downloadable update to the title. For exclusive missions, faster leveling, and...

PUBG Mobile, Tuck into season 5 this year

Tencent Games and PUBG Corporation are kicking off 2019 with an extensive content update for PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE (PUBG MOBILE). Available today on the App Store and Google Play, the free 0.10.5 update for the world’s most popular mobile Battle Royale game introduces the anticipated Royale Pass Season 5, providing players with a slew of new premium outfits and player...