News 19 // 19 Dec 2018, 19:01 IST SHARE PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, also known as PUBG, has become a smash hit among mobile players. It's Battle Royale competitor, Fortnite has become the Battle Royale of choice due to the family-friendly graphics and being preferred by big streamers.However, according to Verge, PUBG for Mobile now has 200 million users and about 30 million active daily users. This is as many players as Fortnite on PC, Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch and iOS combined! PUBG has been named Best Game of the Year in Google Play. Fortnite does not yet have a public Android app.A report by Bloomberg has stated that PUBG hit the 200 million mark on 26 November 2018, so it's entirely possible that the number is even more now. This figure does not include their 50 million+ sales on the PC, as well as the figures from the number of players in China.How did PUBG Mobile get so popular?The answer to this question is quite simple: Asia. While … [Read more...] about PUBG Mobile Now Has More Players Than Fortnite Across All Platforms
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Jordan Heck @jordanheckff Updated at 2:24 p.m. ET Updated at 2:24 p.m. ET Watch NFLNFL with fuboTV Earlier this week, Fortnite announced a partnership with the NFL which allows the game to use team skins in gameplay. The new feature allows gamers to recreate their favorite football stars while playing in the popular battle royale world, along with other NFL-related twists. "We see the popularity of Fortnite every day at the NFL as many of our players are passionate about this game," said Brian Rolapp, the NFL's chief media and business officer. "This partnership represents a great opportunity for millions of NFL fans who are Fortnite players to express their fandom inside the game while at the same time exposing our brand to countless others." MORE: NFL smartly embraces 'Fortnite' culture with skins partership When do Fortnite's NFL skins come out? The football … [Read more...] about Fortnite NFL skins: When is the release date, how much do they cost?
Oct 08, 2:26 PM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Alex Perry 10/08/18 AT 1:56 PM Developer Epic Games has seen a big windfall since its release of the popular last-player-standing mode in “Fortnite” more than a year ago. Since then, “Fortnite” has grown to colossal proportions, generating large amounts of revenue across every modern gaming platform with a free-to-play business model.According to new data from market research firm Sensor Tower, the iOS version alone has grossed $300 million worldwide.Sensor Tower compared “Fortnite” to the revenue generated by other top “multiplayer mobile action games” in their first 200 days on the iOS App Store. According to that criteria, “Fortnite” made the most money in that time period, beating out the likes of “Clash Royale” and “Honor of Kings” with $300 million.That averages out to … [Read more...] about How Much Money Has ‘Fortnite’ Made In Sales On iOS?
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Hiawatha Bray Globe staff August 27, 2018 They say it’s the Golden Age of Television. But it’s our gold, and some of us would rather hang onto it.Millions of viewers have given up on traditional cable or satellite TV; “cutting the cord,” as it’s known, can save you a nice piece of change if you do it right. Or you could end up spending as much as you did on your old TV service, and even much more. BRING ON THE BROADBAND For many cord-cutters, it begins with broadband. Much of the best TV is online these days, so you can bypass cable or satellite services if your Internet services is good enough. Unfortunately, about half of Americans have access to only one high-end broadband provider, so there’s little competition to keep them honest. Also, many have to make do with sluggish DSL services over old-school phone lines. To … [Read more...] about How to cut the cable cord and still be able to watch TV
Ice-Cold takes is a weekly humor column covering what is trending around the NHL. This week is sure to be a tear-jerker, as one of these heavy favorites is sent packing. We’re officially once again in uncharted waters. Round 2 of the Ice-Cold Takes summer tournament starts now, and it’s heavy NHL-player favorite golf taking on flashy young stud Fortnite in a battle of our two favorite things we never really seem to get better at. These two are ready to start swinging, but first let’s have a look at anything actually important that is happening around the league. Easily the most important news of the past week was the retirement of a true NHL legend, Jarome Iginla. Iginla was your favorite player not playing for your home squad. He was one of the toughest, most talented and well-liked players to ever grace the game of hockey. Personally, I will be forever grateful that I had the opportunity to watch him play as a Boston Bruin, if only for a short period of time. … [Read more...] about Ice-Cold Takes Summer Tournament Round 2: Fortnite vs. golf