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Jordan bans online game PUBG over 'negative effects'

Jul 06, 2019 - 11:39 PM

A source in Jordan's Telecommunications Regulatory Authority warns the game 'had negative effects on its users, which led to its being officially blocked'

BANNED. Jordan bans PUBG. AFP file photo

Nepal temporarily halts 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' ban

Apr 24, 2019 - 7:04 PM

Petitioners argue playing 'PUBG' is an act of free expression, and the ban was unreasonable and infringed on people's rights to freedom

Nepal bans online game 'PUBG' on concerns over children

Apr 12, 2019 - 8:10 PM

Nepal's telecommunication authority issues a circular to all internet service providers on April 11 to block 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on instructions from the Kathmandu district court

PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Updates to 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' are announced during the Microsoft xBox E3 briefing at the Microsoft Theater on June 10, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. File photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

'Dota 2' gets 'battle royale' game mode

May 14, 2018 - 3:41 PM

The popular game takes notice of the phenomenal rise of 'battle royale' games such as 'PUBG' and 'Fortnite'

UNDERHOLLOW. The new game mode comes with this year's battle pass. Photo from Valve

PUBG Southeast Asia Championship announced, starts on April 28

Apr 24, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Participants in this regional tournament have a shot at entering the PUBG Global Invitational 2018 and vying for up to $2 million in prizes

THE BATTLEGROUNDS ARE OPEN. Interested parties may want to sign up for the PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Southeast Asia Championship. Image from Mineski and ROG.

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' creators sue NetEase's 'Rules of Survival,' 'Knives Out'

Apr 06, 2018 - 3:18 PM

PUBG Corp requests that the court orders NetEase to 'remove each and every version of the games 'Rules of Survival,' 'Knives Out,' and similarly infringing games, from distribution and to cease developing and supporting those games'

TAKING AIM AT COPYCATS. PUBG Corp wants NetEase's 'Rules of Survival' and 'Knives Out' shut down. Screen shot from PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds website.

'ROS' faces competition as 'Fortnite' comes to phones with PS4, PC cross-play

Mar 10, 2018 - 6:36 PM

The mobile port of the massively popular battle royale shooter is coming to iOS and Android devices to face the likes of 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' and 'Rules Of Survival'