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PUBG Breaks Seven Guinness World Records

Posted by Suzie Ford on Nov 20, 2017  | Comments

PUBG Breaks Seven Guinness World Records - MMORPG.com

PUBG Corp. has announced that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds continues to rock the game world with its success. At the recently held Golden Joystick Awards, the company announced that the game had broken not one, not two, but SEVEN Guinness World Records including the "Most Actively Played Video Game on Steam" and "Fastest Time for a Steam Early Access Game to Gross $100M in Revenue" as well as five others.

PUBG Corp has racked up seven records, including:

  • Most actively played video game on Steam – Recorded a peak of 1,984,278 concurrent players as of Oct. 10, 2017
  • Fastest time for a Steam Early Access video game to gross $100 million in revenue – 79 days, achieved on June 10, 2017
  • First non-Valve video game to be the most played game on Steam – First topped the Steam charts on Aug. 27, 2017
  • Fastest time for a Steam Early Access video game to sell one million units – 16 days
  • Most concurrent players for a Steam Early Access video game – 2.6 million
  • Most concurrent players on Steam for a non-Valve video game – 2.6 million
  • The first video game to reach two million concurrent players on Steam

Also during the Golden Joystick Awards, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds took home the PC Game of the Year and Best Multiplayer Game honors.

You can learn more about the game by visiting our PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds portal page.

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Suzie Ford / Suzie is the Associate Editor and News Manager at MMORPG.com. Follow her on Twitter @MMORPGMom

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