Free PUBG on PC? Dota 2 Battle Royale, Overwatch Pink Mercy and more


Mar 4, 2015
Weekly Gaming Update by Pinoy Gamer! Let's talk about the FREE PUBG for PC? in the Philippines, Dota 2 Battle Royale mode, Overwatch Pink Mercy Charity Skin, LoL Pyke Teaser, Twitch Bounty Board, and Tokyo Ghoul: Dark War for smartphones

Free PUBG for PC?

  • PUBG is getting a FREE pc version, but there's a catch
  • Tencent the publisher behind PUBG Mobile is releasing an official PC emulator for PUBG mobile called Tencent Gaming Buddy
  • Basically what the emulator do is run the mobile version and properly map the mouse and keyboard controls
  • You can adjust the controls based on your preference
  • The emulator is currently on public beta so there are reports of performance issues
Dota 2 Battle Royale

  • Dota 2's International 2018 Battle Pass is bringing an all-new Battle Royale inspired game mode called The Under Hollow
  • This is a brand new game mode available for the 2018 International Battle Pass owners
  • So you need to own the battle pass to own the game since there is no word yet if this game mode will be available for all
  • According to the description, the new Dota 2 game mode is a multi-team dungeon class
  • A large number of three player squads will enter a monster-filled labyrinth will compete with each other for gold and experience along the way
  • as the game advances, cave-ins will occur forcing players to the center of the labyrinth for a final encounter
  • which is similar to how battle royales are played out this day
  • Some other features that are mentioned in the Battle pass are the following
    • Arcana Vote and some voice lines from the past are returning
    • New in-game tipping
    • Role-based matchmaking queue
    • pro circuit predictions
    • team sprays for your favorite teams
    • token wagering
    • queue trivia
    • Rylai’s battle blessing
    • and many more
  • Also within 24 hours, the prize pool for T18 hit 5 million USD or more than 250 million pesos
  • So what do you think of the game mode as well as the offering in the international 2018 battle pass? are you going to get one? or pass this time?
  • let us know in the comments below
Overwatch Pink Mercy

  • The new Overwatch skin Pink Mercy will be available until May 21
  • To those who don't know the Pink Mercy Skin is a charity skin meaning that the proceeds will go to breast cancer research as well as raise awareness
  • Good job blizzard don't ever change like EA
  • The skin currently cost at 15 USD with 100 percent of the money earned is donated in the research foundation
  • This is a pricey Overwatch skin but for a good cause
  • The skin was introduced last May 8 along with an emotional video from Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan on a developer update posted in YouTUbe
  • here is what he said “Many of us on the Overwatch team have friends have family that have been personally affected by this devastating disease”
  • So Mercy’s new pink skin is not just for looks but is also magical
  • To those who purchased the Pink Mercy in our Overwatch community type hashtag pink mercy and be proud
LoL Pyke

  • League's new champ Pyke, the Bloodharbor Ripper is officially revealed
  • According to the description, the new champion is some sort of a Vengeful spirit
  • his entire mission is to judge and punish all of Bilgewater which stems from the fact that his shipmates let him drown
  • Based from the past news, Pyke will be an aggressive support champion
  • None of his kits has been revealed yet but based from the teaser Pyke wields some sort of ghastly sword and fishing hooks
  • So we may speculate his abilities around those
  • There is still no confirmation of Pyke’s release date but if it follows the usual pattern for new champions
  • hell likely be included in the Patch 8.11
  • On other LoL news
  • League of Legends players can now customize their profile background.
  • Riot Games has added a new tool that lets users change their profile background to a different champion or skin splash art
  • To those who don't know this feature was requested way back June 2012 by the community
  • Its nice that old requested features are still getting greenlight
  • Now if we can only use our own custom images hmmm, you know what i take it back
  • What other features would you like to be added on the League client let us know in the comments
Twitch Bounty Board

  • Twitch's new Bounty Board allows streamers to make money from promotional broadcasts
  • The service allows streamers to find game and time-specific promotional deals for additional revenues
  • Bounty Board is a way for creators to browse and accept paid sponsorship opportunities (AKA bounties) directly from their Twitch dashboard
  • Currently, this feature is on closed beta with partners in the US
  • According to twitch, they will onboard groups of randomly selected partners for the waitlist as well as some targeted partners
  • Here are some of the Bounty features guidelines
    • No needless bad-mouthing
    • Twitch will use stream title and past broadcast to very bounty completion
    • It is required to disclose bounties to viewers
    • and Payouts are based on concurrent viewer requirements
  • So streamers! what do you think of this feature? let us know in the comments
Tokyo Ghoul: Dark War

  • GameSamba announced the global launch of its latest mobile game Tokyo Ghoul: Dark war
  • This is an officially licensed game based on the smash hit anime series Tokyo Ghoul
  • Tokyo Ghoul: Dark War takes place in the sinister version of metropolitan Tokyo portrayed in the popular anime series
  • The game allows the player to create a team composed of ghouls or CCG investigators as they battle through the main story and boss stages
  • Multiplayer and competitive modes will also be available in upcoming updates, including a traditional PVP arena, and a MOBA-inspired mode where players participate in 1v1, 3v3, or 5v5 matches against other global players
  • Tokyo Ghoul: Dark War is now available for iOS and android users