Smashing Dota 2 out of the top spot, as it already did to the extremely popular MOBA in the top current concurrent charts, PUBG has annihilated the competition by roughly 50,000 players.
As Eurogamer reports, the game has banned over 150,000 cheaters since its March launch and according to game creator and Bluehole Creative Director Brendan Greene, 8,000 were banned in a single 24-hour period. Imagine their surprise when it sold 10 times that within the first month after release!
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Greene, when speaking to Polygon, stated that much of the team working on PUBG couldn't even believe it, stating that "when we hit that first million, there were a lot of smiles around the office".
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is now available in Early Access on Steam for the PC, and an Xbox One version is coming later this year. Well, when you consider that it only broke the 1 million concurrent player threshold less than eight days ago, which means it grew a very healthy 35% since, it could and should continue to rise.
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McMaster said there is a military option against provocative acts by Pyongyang, but that "it's not what we would prefer to do". At the White House, McMaster called on nations to aggressively enforce recent U.N. sanctions to increase economic pressure.
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