Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds Has Sold Over 2 Million Copies, Developer Holding A Charity Event To Celebrate
Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds is one of a kind game which was an instant hit ever since it was released on Steam Early access back in March. Now, the developer Bluehole has revealed that the game has achieved a great milestone by selling over two million copies.
To celebrate the increasing popularity of Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds and achieving this great milestone in sales, the studio has announced it will be holding a live stream event on Thursday, May 4, where the developer will raise money for the charity Gamer’s Outreach. The studio itself will match up to $100,000 in donations made during the event.
One of the main reasons we were able to hit this sales milestone is that we have a dedicated community who has helped us refine Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds. We felt this invitational was a great way to give back and are pleased to make this small contribution to the cause.
Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds is a competitive multiplayer only game, and the game’s concept is quite similar to that of Hunger Games. 100 players are pitched against one another to be the only survivor at the end. The game generated a wide following on Steam.
Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds is currently only available for PC, however, the studio is also working to bring the game to Xbox One and PlayStation 4.