PlayerUnknown's Creator Shares Thoughts on Fortnite Success; "It's Just Great to See"

Fortnite is beating PUBG at the money game, but losing in downloads

Brendan "PLAYERUNKNOWN" Greene presented a session at GDC 2018 yesterday, titled PLAYERUNKNOWN: From Mod Creator to Creative Director of PUBG.

The addition of the Jubilation emote is just the latest item to make its way into Fortnite Battle Royale, with Epic Games and People Can Fly continually coming up with objects, events, and modes to keep players of the game satiated with fresh content.

His answer was in response to an audience question about his thoughts on Fortnite, which past year copied PUBG's primary game design idea and has since exploded in popularity largely thanks to its free-to-play model. Let us know in the comments if you plan on picking up the outfit. However, the relative upstart that is Fortnite Notebook and Desktop BenchmarksFortnite Battle Royale seems to be an even greater hit in this particular genre, and in February the Epic title smacked down PUBG in both Twitch viewers and revenue. According to a slide shared by Epic Games, they confirmed the target resolution and frame rate for the various console hardware including the Xbox One X.

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According to an article by Kotaku, these bots seem to be created to appear more frequently at earlier levels of play, and are created to ease people into the game. PUBG is now available to play on PC, Xbox One, and mobile, whereas Fortnite is available on those platforms and the PlayStation 4.

Despite all that, Fortnite's success hasn't derailed PUBG or its colossal influence in the game industry. When H1 came out it was killing Arma 3. Though these do not affect the gameplay at all, it is a great way to stand out in a crowd of people, and it's what makes the game fun. I never set out to kill any of those games.

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