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Battlefield 5's Poor Sales Numbers Have Become a Disaster For Electronic Arts

dryriver writes: Electronic Arts has mismanaged the Battlefield franchise in the past -- BF3 and BF4 were not great from a gameplay perspective -- but with Battlefield 5, Electronic Arts is facing a real disaster that has sent its stock plummeting on the stock exchanges. First came the fierce cultural internet backlash from gamers to the Battlefield 5 reveal trailer -- EA tried to inject so much 21st Century gender diversity and Hollywood action-movie style fighting into what was supposed to be ...
Tags: Hollywood, Tech, EA, Nvidia, Battlefield, Electronic Arts, Battle Royal, PUBG


The Best Game Design: The Minimalist I’m Ping Pong King :)

The Best Game Design: The Minimalist I’m Ping Pong King :) abduzeedoJan 11, 2019 I love to play games. I am not any professional or hardcore gamer and no, I have never won any battle in Fortnite. However I did win three times in PUBG Mobile. Despite my lack of gaming skills I still love playing them and finding new games. I am also not restrict to a platform, I do have a PS4 and a Switch but I honestly spend more time playing mobile games. That is the reason ...
Tags: Design, PUBG, Ping Pong King, Orangenose Studios


Apple App Store recorded $1.22 billion revenue during holiday week

Apple has announced that App Store customers worldwide set new spending records over the holidays. The company says that the App Store spending topped with a record $1.22 billion between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. Apple users also spent over $322 million on New Year’s Day 2019 alone, setting a new single-day record. Apple said that the App Store helped drive Services revenue to an all-time record in the holiday quarter. Apple services set new all-time records in multiple categories, in...
Tags: Apple, Apps, News, Blogging, App Store, Apple App Store, Worldwide Marketing, Phil Schiller Apple, PUBG, Brawl Stars Asphalt


Apple’s App Store pulled in $1.22B over the holidays plus a record $322M on New Year’s

Apple today is sharing some good news in the wake of yesterday’s reveal of a significant, market-moving cut to its revenue forecast, attributed to declining iPhone sales in China’s slowing economy. The company says its App Store, at least, was having a good holiday. This year, customers spent $1.22 billion during the 2018 holiday season and broke a new single-day record on New Year’s Day. The $1.22 billion in App Store spending occurred between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, Apple said. Th...
Tags: Apple, Apps, Holidays, China, Tech, Ios Apps, Tim Cook, App Store, App Annie, U S App Store, Sensor Tower, PUBG, App Store Gift Cards, Brawl Stars Asphalt


Epic Games, the creator of Fortnite, banked a $3 billion profit in 2018

Epic Games had as good a year in 2018 as any company in tech. Fortnite became the world’s most popular game, growing the company’s valuation to $15 billion but it has helped the company pile up cash, too. Epic grossed a $3 billion profit for this year fuelled by the continued success of Fortnite, a source with knowledge of the business told TechCrunch. Epic did not respond to a request for comment. Fortnite, which is free to play but makes money selling digital items, has popularized the b...
Tags: Apple, Google, Android, Google Play Store, Gaming, Apps, China, Los Angeles, Tech, Smartphone, Software, Beijing, Epic, Computing, Tencent, Nintendo


How Some Video Games Got Into The Holiday Spirit in 2018

Christmas is over, but the holiday spirit is still alive and well in a variety of video games. Here’s how some of them are celebrating the season. ‘Red Dead Online’ Developer Rockstar Games recently snuck some subtle holiday cheer into its Western-themed multiplayer title “Red Dead Online.” Throughout the Wild West, saloon piano players are […]
Tags: Features, Overwatch, Destiny 2, World of Tanks, Fortnite, PUBG, Red Dead Online, Killing Floor 2


The winners (and loser) of battle royale in 2018

2018 is approaching its end, and if there's one video game genre that dominated the year, it's battle royale. These were the winners of battle royale in 2018, as well as one game that has some catching up to do. The post The winners (and loser) of battle royale in 2018 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Blackout, Battle Royale, Fortnite, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, PUBG, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4


Videogame PUBG Bans 30,000 Cheaters, Discovers Professional Players Cheated (slashdot)

An anonymous reader quotes Newsweek: The makers of PUBG sent down the banhammer Thursday afternoon in a ban wave believed to iimpact more than 30,000 fraudulent player accounts. What PUBG Corp likely didn't expect, however, was that its new security measures would also implicate several of the game's pro players. Like ban waves in most popular online games, technology is at the center of it all. In this particular case, Radar Hacking was the main target. For those unaware of how the method work...
Tags: News, Newsweek, EditorDavid, PUBG, PUBG Corp


Videogame PUBG Bans 30,000 Cheaters, Discovers Professional Players Cheated

An anonymous reader quotes Newsweek: The makers of PUBG sent down the banhammer Thursday afternoon in a ban wave believed to iimpact more than 30,000 fraudulent player accounts. What PUBG Corp likely didn't expect, however, was that its new security measures would also implicate several of the game's pro players. Like ban waves in most popular online games, technology is at the center of it all. In this particular case, Radar Hacking was the main target. For those unaware of how the method work...
Tags: Tech, Newsweek, PUBG, PUBG Corp


The best guns in ‘PUBG’

Which weapons in PUBG are worth the time to scout out and fit with attachments? Which are going to help you become the last player standing? We've got the answers, and our best weapon guide will make sure you know what to look for. The post The best guns in ‘PUBG’ appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Battle Royale, PUBG, Gaming Guides, PUBG Corp


Game On for Yoodo User with PUBG MOBILE National Championship

Great news for fans of Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) mobile in Malaysia, Yoodo, our country’s first truly customisable digital mobile service just announced that it is the official telco Official Digital Telco for Malaysia’s First Official PUBG MOBILE National Championship (PMNC). For the uninitiated, PUBG MOBILE is one of the most popular games among gamers and for this competition we will see 256 teams from all across Malaysia trying to get a piece of the total RM 60,000 prize pool. G...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Sabah, Others, Lunch Money, Johor Bahru, PUBG, PUBG Corporation, Yoodo, Official Digital Telco


Despite Rumors, ‘Fortnite’ Doesn’t Appear to Be Banned in China

Rumors of Chinese citizens being unable to access certain games, including “Fortnite,” last week appear not to be true, sources and Variety’s own tests verify. While several sources reported that China blocked “Fortnite” and “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds,” including Deseret News and GameRevolution, there doesn’t appear to be any definitive proof that the games were blocked in China. The rumor sparked […]
Tags: News, China, Deseret News, Fortnite, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, PUBG, China gaming regulations


How Fortnite’s dance moves sparked new lawsuits against Epic Games

A growing cluster of actors, musicians and viral internet stars have Fortnite in their crosshairs. The smash hit third-person shooter is free to play but generates mountains of revenue through in-game microtransactions. Those purchased lure avid Fortnite players to spend real life cash on virtual cosmetic items, like special character skins (today: a winter skiing set!) and, most importantly, dance moves. Now, Fortnite creator Epic Games faces two new lawsuits over dance moves: one from actor...
Tags: TC, Gaming, Lawsuit, NFL, Tech, Epic, Nba, Britney Spears, Will Smith, Carlton, Snoop Dogg, Epic Games, Janet Jackson, Alfonso Ribeiro, Bel Air, Elaine


Why a bunch of people are suing Epic Games over Fortnite’s dance moves

A growing cluster of actors, musicians and viral internet stars have Fortnite in their crosshairs. The smash hit third-person shooter is free to play but generates mountains of revenue through in-game microtransactions. Those purchased lure avid Fortnite players to spend real life cash on virtual cosmetic items, like special character skins (today: a winter skiing set!) and, most importantly, dance moves. Now, Fortnite creator Epic Games faces two new lawsuits over dance moves: one from actor...
Tags: TC, Gaming, Lawsuit, NFL, Tech, Epic, Nba, Britney Spears, Will Smith, Carlton, Snoop Dogg, Epic Games, Janet Jackson, Alfonso Ribeiro, Bel Air, Elaine


‘PUBG Mobile’ Amassed New Revenue High In December

Mobile battle royale hit “PUBG Mobile” had its best month yet in terms of player spending in November, according to mobile app analytics firm Sensor Tower. Tencent’s battle royale title brought in an estimated $32.5 million worldwide in November alone, a 44 percent increase than October’s revenue, and 26 percent more than its previous best […]
Tags: News, Tencent, PUBG, PUBG Mobile, Sensor Tower Tencent


PUBG Mobile 0.10 update released for Android and iOS; Vikendi snow map, Snowmobile vehicle and more coming soon

After being announced earlier this month, PUBG Mobile is getting a new update bringing the version to 0.10. It brings new Vikendi snow map, Snowmobile vehicle and more. There's the new snowball Fight added to Vikendi’s Spawn Island. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQKXMOM1mps It is adding a new layout for players with large hands, a display for Crew Challenge winners on Erangel’s Spawn Island. Matchmaking changes include an added cross-server matchmaking.  After enabling, players have a ch...
Tags: Ios, Android, Apps, Games, News, Blogging, PUBG, Erangel, PUBG Mobile, Spawn Island, Vikendi


Krisp reduces noise on calls using machine learning, and it’s coming to Windows soon

If your luck is anything like mine, as soon as you jump on an important call, someone decides it’s a great time to blow some leaves off the sidewalk outside your window. 2Hz’s Krisp is a new desktop app that uses machine learning to subtract background noise like that, or crowds, or even crying kids — while keeping your voice intact. It’s already out for Macs and it’s coming to Windows soon. I met the creators of Krisp, including 2Hz co-founder Davit Baghdasaryan, earlier this year at UC Berkele...
Tags: Apple, TC, Gadgets, Audio, Funding, Tech, Intel, Artificial Intelligence, Nvidia, UC Berkeley, Skype, Qualcomm, Skydeck, Sierra Ventures, WebEx, Noise Reduction


Mujjo’s touchscreen gloves are winter-ready and smartphone-ready

Now that winter’s upon us, it’s time to bust out the woolens. The cap, the hoodie, the galoshes, bomber jackets, scarves, and gloves. Winter is perhaps my favorite time of the year. I hate the cold, but I love the warm fuzzy feeling that you get from trapping body warmth between a thick blanket, or sipping on a piping hot chai. However, there’s one issue that seems to counter my love for winter. It’s the issue of the glove. I wear gloves because it’s cold… and then I promptly take them off every...
Tags: Deals, Fashion, Design, Smartphone, Cellphones, Outdoor, Gloves, Touchscreen, Product Design, Accessories & Fashion, Mujjo, PUBG, Thinsulate


Playerunknown Battleground unleashes epic campaign

Entertainment Highly Anticipated Launch of PUBG’S Sony Playstation®4 Version Features Long Form Content and TV Campaign Collaboration with Battery and RSA Films Read... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Advertising, PUBG, Version Features Long Form Content


Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds Unleashes Epic Campaign

PUBG Corporation(PUBG Corp.) has collaborated with Battery, the fast-growing independent creative advertising agency based in Hollywood, and RSA Films to create an ambitious global campaign for the launch of the Sony Playstation4 version of the popular digital game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. The centerpiece of the campaign is Pan-demonium, a long-form social film produced by RSA Films and directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, whose work includes the feature film Kong: Skull Islandand a variety of...
Tags: Hollywood, Technology, Video Games, Advertising, Scott Brown, Sony, Jordan, Nick Robinson, Battery, Skywalker, Jason Mitchell, RSA Films, Jordan Vogt Roberts, Vogt Roberts, Chung Hoon Chung, PUBG


Nick Robinson and Jason Mitchell Team Up in Jordan Vogt-Roberts’ PUBG Short Film

Both Jordan Vogt-Roberts and Nick Robinson have come a long way since their breakout hit The Kings of Summer, but the director and star are reuniting again for a short film. Joining Robinson is Kong: Skull Island actor Jason Mitchell and the short is based on the video game Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds. Directed by Vogt-Robert, the short will remind you of the joys of playing the multiplayer shooter game that dominated 2017. PUBG Short Film Widely known as PUBG, Playerunknown’s Battleg...
Tags: Movies, War, Jordan, Deadpool, Nick Robinson, Skull Island, Video Game, Mitchell, Robinson, Jason Mitchell, Short Films, Oldboy, Jordan Vogt-Roberts, Park Chan, Vogt Roberts, Vogt Robert


Watch Amazing Live-Action ‘PUBG’ Short From Director of ‘Kong’

Jordan Vogt-Roberts (Kong: Skull Island) is back with another incredible short based on a popular video game. The last time Vogt-Roberts worked up a live-action version of a video game was his “Destiny 2” short shot in Detroit. This time he’s taking on “PUBG.” The video is both an amazing adaptation of the gameplay of […]
Tags: News, Detroit, The Game Awards, Skull Island, Destiny 2, Jordan Vogt Roberts Kong, Jordan Vogt-Roberts, Vogt Roberts, PUBG, The Game Awards 2018


App Stores to pass $122B in 2019, with gaming and subscriptions driving growth

Mobile intelligence and data firm App Annie is today releasing its 2019 predictions for the worldwide app economy, including its forecast around consumer spending, gaming, the subscription market, and other highlights. Most notably, it expects the worldwide gross consumer spend in apps – meaning before the app stores take their own cut – to surpass $122 billion next year, which is double the size of the global box office market, for comparison’s sake. According to the new forecast, the worldwide...
Tags: Mobile, Gaming, Apps, Games, Media, Instagram, China, Disney, Tech, Bloomberg, Tencent, App Stores, Harry Potter, Starbucks, App-store, App Annie


Apple announces its ‘Best of 2018’ lists across apps, games, music, podcasts and more

Apple today announced its Best of 2018 selections – its annual, editorial list of what it considers the best content across its App Store and iTunes, along with its top charts of the most downloaded apps and games fo the year. As in other years, Apple selected a “best” app and game for each platform, including iPhone, iPad, Apple TV and Mac. It also rounded-up several favorite Apple Watch apps, but didn’t award a winner. The best app of 2018 on iPhone was the iPhone version of the popular Pro...
Tags: Apple, Google, Google Play, TC, Mobile, Apps, Games, Kacey Musgraves, Tech, Ios Apps, Apple Watch, App Store, Drake, Hulu, Plague Inc, Wwdc


NZXT Announces Limited Edition PUBG Pan Puck

NZXT and PUBG Corporation today announced that two icons of PC gaming, the NZXT Puck and the Pan from PUBG, are together at last. The perfect addition to any gaming battlestation, the NZXT Pan Puck will bash your cable management woes while securely storing any audio headset. With the NZXT Pan Puck your headset is always ready for when you drop into the heat of battle. The post NZXT Announces Limited Edition PUBG Pan Puck appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: All News, Hardware News, NZXT, Press Releases, PUBG, PUBG Corporation, NZXT Pan Puck


'Fortnite''s biggest competitor was just named Best Game of 2018 on Google Play

"PUBG Mobile" has been named Google Play's Best Game of 2018 and Fan Favorite Game of 2018. "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds" is a battle-royale shooter and helped inspire "Fortnite: Battle Royale" and the Blackout mode in "Call of Duty: Black Ops 4." "PUBG Mobile" is free on Google Play, while the versions on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC are $29.99. Google Play has released its Best of 2018 list, and battle-royale shooter "PUBG Mobile" tops the list as both Best Game and Fan Favorite Game. ...
Tags: Google, Europe, China, Samsung, Trends, Tencent, North America, Battle Royale, Sensortower, Fortnite, PUBG, PUBG Mobile


PUBG, Drops, and The Walking Dead top Google Play’s ‘Best of 2018’ list

As the year winds to a close, Google Play has announced its “Best of 2018” list, highlighting the most popular downloads from US-based Android users. There are few surprises here. Clinching Google Play’s “Best Game of 2018” award, as well as the “Fan Favorite” game trophy is PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) Mobile. That’s hardly shocking. The ‘battle royale‘ format is hugely popular right now, and although PUBG’s star has waned somewhat in the past few months, its launch on Android wasn’t qu...
Tags: Google Play, Startups, Apps, US, Epic, Fortnite, PUBG


Battlefield V review – join the war effort on a thrillingly grand scale

PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC; EA/DiceThis technical tour de force throws you into realistic second world war battles – shame it felt only 70-80% finished at launchWith the advent of battle royale games like PUBG and Fortnite, there’s plenty of evidence that modern tastes in first-person shooters are changing and fragmenting, but Dice’s long-running Battlefield series has always catered for shooter enthusiasts who like to feel that they are participating in a realistic facsimile of a war. The good...
Tags: Games, Xbox One, Pc, DICE, Culture, Playstation 4, Battlefield, Rotterdam, PUBG, Battlefield V, Shooting games (games genre


Black Ops 4 Is the Best Call of Duty Game in Years, and Just $37 For Black Friday

The latest Call of Duty does Battle Royale better than PUBG, and has The Biggest Zombies Mode EVER. It only came out about a month ago, but Walmart is already discounting it to $37 for Black Friday on PS4 and Xbox One, while supplies last.Read more...
Tags: Deals, Kinja Deals, Science, Walmart, Black Friday Deals, Walmart Deals, PUBG, Black Friday Ps4 Deals, Black Friday Xbox One Deals


‘PUBG’ Priorities Shift Beyond ‘Fix PUBG’ Campaign For 2019

In an open letter to players on Steam, PUBG Corp. declared its “Fix PUBG” campaign is winding down. The developer will be pivoting instead to a new development direction. Previously, the “Fix PUBG” campaign was announced in an effort to do exactly what its name implied: “fix” the popular battle royale title by squashing a […]
Tags: News, Pc, PUBG, PUBG Corp, Steam PUBG Corp