Newzoo portal prepared statistics of players’ moving to PUBG from other games. For example, in Japan, this game was liked by many admirers of shooters, and over a half of Overwatch players moved to a new, largely undeveloped discipline. In should be mentioned, that WoW and Minecraft also lost players. From these games, 19% and 15% of players moved to PUBG correspondingly.
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This situation happened not only in Japan. In the whole world, about 11% of PC users tested a game, due to which it took 6 place in the list of games where players spent more time. According to the developers, for the 5 months of easily access, the users spent there over 25 years in total.
Despite a huge base of fans, the game is still under development and permanently upgrades. Not so long ago, the developers added to the game a system of transactions, in-game containers with cosmetics, and a first-person mode.