‘Tencent invests in maker PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’
The Chinese internet company Tencent would have invested in Bluehole, the creator of the online shooter game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG).
That tell insiders to the Chinese Jiemian News. It is unclear how much the company exactly in the playmaker invests.
PUBG is a multiplayershooter in which players on one island be dropped. They need to shoot until a single player remains. Because the playing area is getting smaller, people are coming together more and more quickly against in a game.
4 million sold
The game is now more than 4 million sold). According to Bluepoint, the game has more than 100 million dollars delivered.
About a fifth of all PUBG players is according to the developer come from China. The game is especially popular in the United States, where a quarter of the players are located.