EXCLUSIVE PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS LIVESTREAMS COMING TO FACEBOOK JULY 10
Bluehole Inc. to Feature PUBG ‘Streamers’ on Facebook Live Each Week
Seoul, South Korea – July 10, 2017 – Bluehole Inc. announced today that it will livestream exclusive content for PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) on Facebook Live. Beginning on July 10 at 7:00 – 10:00 PM PDT and occurring four times a month, Bluehole will livestream PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS gameplay on their Facebook Page. Each live video will showcase different elements, starting with games hosted by one of Bluehole’s community managers. The weekly livestreams will then alternate hosts between content creators from the PUBG community and Bluehole’s community managers.
“This new initiative with Facebook will bring our passionate fan base closer to our development team,” states Chang Han Kim, VP and Executive Producer, Bluehole Inc. “Livestreaming has been very important to the growth of PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS. We believe that featuring PUBG livestreamers on Facebook further strengthens our commitment to the community while extending the reach of our game to a global audience.”
Starting July 10 and following every Monday at 7:00 PM PDT, gamers can tune in to PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS Facebook Page to catch the latest stream: www.facebook.com/playbattlegrounds/. To be notified when a video goes live, make sure to click the ‘like’ button on the Page.
“Facebook and the Bluehole team have a shared belief in the power of gaming communities, and PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS is a stunning example of a hit game guided directly by its fans,” said Leo Olebe, Director of Global Games Partnerships at Facebook. “BATTLEGROUNDS is just as much fun to watch as it is to play, and we’re excited to see some of the best PUBG creators bring exclusive content to Facebook to help fuel its growing community on the platform.”
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Founded in 2007 and based in Korea, Bluehole, Inc. is the developer of the popular action MMORPG, TERA, which has attracted over 25 million registered users worldwide. TERA is live in seven different territories including North America, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Europe and Russia and has reached the #1 spot on Steam’s MMORPG charts. Having achieved high standards and worldwide recognition for its online roleplaying games, the studio has also expanded into the mobile gaming market. Bluehole’s first non-MMO title, PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS, has sold more than four million units since its Early Access launch on March 23, 2017. PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTELGROUNDS is fully developed and published by Bluehole worldwide. For more information, visit www.bluehole.net/en.