After the massive launch on PC of Player Unknown Battlegrounds (also known as PUBG) earlier this year, it was only a matter of time until a competitor came out of the woodwork to try to take some of the battle royale market-share. Well, that game has officially arrived in Fortnite: Battle Royale. Let’s get you guys caught up!
Fortnite: Battle Royale – Takeaways:
- Fortnite: Battle Royale has officially launched on PC, Xbox One and PS4.
- It beat the juggernaut of the genre known as PUBG to consoles by a couple of months.
- PUBG is rumoured to launch sometime in December exclusively for Xbox One.
- It’s a spin-off mode of the Minecraft-like game simply called Fortnite.
- Earlier this week the creators of PUBG in Bluehole came out and ridiculed Fortnite: Battle Royale for “replicating the experience for which PUBG is known.” In other words: Bluehole is calling the game a blatant copy.
So, what do you guys think? Do you guys think Fortnite is a blatant rip-off of PUBG? Let us know in the comments below!