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A 2017 competitive battle royale first person shooter by Brendan "Playerunknown" Greene and Bluehole Inc. It is available for Xbox One, PC, Android and iOS.

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What does "royal adventure" spin mean in PUBG?

In the main menu, after clicking RP in the top right corner, this "royal adventure" panel opens: So I select the bike, I hit the "start" button to purchase this bike, but this ...
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What's the purpose of "redeem" section in PUBG mobile?

These are items present in "redeem" section For sale : Same items present in below "outfit" section for sale, so what's the purpose of "redeem" section in PUBG mobile?
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What's the use of this section in RP window panel?

In main menu, top right corner, there's a RP icon to click: After clicking it, then this window panel open (my doubt): It contains: 2 graffiti bottle, 1 parachute trail and RP badge. What's the ...
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How did I reach level 18 without completing level 14 (3 RP missions)?

This is my progress mission list: Pubg is confusing in this section, please explain.
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What's the use of this "driver" item if I purchase it?

I am referring to the mobile version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, what's the use of this "driver" item if I purchase it?
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Why does my backpack show as empty if I have a rifle in my inventory?

I started playing the mobile version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, and I have a weapon in my inventory; however, in game, my backpack is showing empty. Why does my backpack show as empty if I have ...
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What are the best ways to strategically rank up?

are there any good ways to tier up faster I have heard, of the one way in which you hug the edge of a storm and keep healing but it's super boring any other good ways? I am a very skilled player but ...
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How can I use the BANNED PUBG Mobile in India?

Just yesterday the Indian government banned PUBG Mobile along with 118 other Chinese Apps. As you guys know it is quite an addictive game and I am too addicted to it so is it possible I could still ...
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Textures not loading properly

While playing PUBG the textures are not fully loaded and everything looks blurry; not only at the time of landing but during the entire match. Although very rarely in a few games the textures have ...
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What are the factors that decide on whether you die instantly or get knocked out in PUBG?

When do you get knocked out, and when do you die instantly after getting attacked? Clearly, you get knocked when you lose all your health in the blue, and you die in some time after getting knocked. ...
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What are the weapons and signs in the kill feed in PUBG?

In a PUBG, the are notifications in the upper right corner that show various things: player kill and with what weapon "PlayerA [weapon_symbol] PlayerB", death from an environmental effect (fall, ...
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pubg crashes whole system to the point of forced shutdown

I could play the game for years without this problem occuring. This error started about 1 week ago. The Problem As far as I can tell this seems not reproducable. It happens during the game as well ...
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How can I get Free Outfit in PUBG?

From where I can get free costume in PUBG mobile game? Are all the outfits paid? Is their any way to get a free costume? My character always jumps without clothes and I get it after killing others. ...
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Is it possible to run PUBG MOBILE on Mac OS?

I am facing this big dilemma since many people say they did run PUBG Mobile on a Mac when the official emulator is made for Windows OS. What I've tried: Bluestacks I saw many videos on YouTube ...
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Best locations in PUBG Mobile for birthday cake spawn

Any good locations where there is high probability for birthday cake to spawn ? Like Villa is one in vekindi ?
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PUBG - Recoil and Recoil Recovery Rate

If I understand correctly, higher the recoil of a gun, more should be the recoil recovery time, since it is the time taken by the gun to come back to its original position after firing a single shot. ...
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How to update Tencent Gaming Buddy offline

I play PUBG Mobile on Tencent Gaming Buddy and I have problem in updating PUBG in Tencent Gaming Buddy using the conventional way (I mean using the emulator itself). The problem is that my internet ...
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Where does the term "thirsting" come from?

After having played Fortnite Battle Royale for a while, I have heard the term "thirsting" come up numerous times. It's typically used when playing in squads, where the act of "thirsting" is killing a ...
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What is this larger gun indication on the minimap?

Something in PUBG Mobile, on my minimap, I see a bullet indication. This means that a gunshot can be heard from the direction it's pointing. However sometimes, I get this larger indicator that ...
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Can you pickup a gun and have it default to automatic fire?

I wish to know if is there any option or possibility to take a gun from the floor and it has the automatic mode turned on always. When you take a gun or weapon, you must push the B to switch between ...
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How do tracks work on Vikendi map?

On the new Vikendi map, you see that feet, cars and snowmobiles leave tracks in the snow (not sure if bullets also leave tracks in snow). I read that these tracks disappear after some time, but is it ...
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What is the requirement to meet "play a match"

In PUBG there are survival rewards; one of which is "Play X matches" I have played several games where I've definitely played and died (relatively quickly) but not got any recognition from the game ...
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Random dots on screen while playing game (Screenshot attached)

I play PUBG on Tencent Gaming Buddy. It worked fine until a couple of days ago when random dots started moving all over the screen mid-game, something like static bubbles in old TVs. A screenshot ...
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Which PUBG vehicle can go the farthest without running out of gas?

Which vehicle in PUBG can go the farthest on a tank of gas? (I'm assuming that on every spawn, each vehicle type is spawned with the same amount of gas)
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Pubg: lost 50% of my crates with update #1.0

I had 15 crates in my Playerunknowns Battlegrounds account (Xbox One) before the update 1.0. I am sure because I wanted to reach to 25 crates to make an streaming with my friends for the unboxing. ...
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PUBG on Emulators

I have downloaded PUBG.xapk and installed it on Both BlueStack and Tencent Game Buddy.. Both takes few minutes on Starting PUBG Mobile Screen and show error that Please give Storage access to app ...
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Difference between Bolt Action vs All Sniper Rifle in Sniper Training mode

When I play Sniper Training Mode in PUBG mobile sometimes I get "All Rifles" or "Bolt Action" written in bottom right of screen. So what is the difference between the two?
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Achievement progression through events

Very often on PUBG are various events, I just want to know if achievement as 10 crossbow kills count too from event games or only from normal games.
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How to identify that a player is a bot in PUBG mobile

I have been a PUBG mobile player for a real long time now. When I posted my chicken dinner win on social networks they said I won against bots and not real users. My question is: Is there any way to ...
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Can I play PUBG on Remix OS?

Is there any special task needed to run PUBG on RemixOS Android 6.0? I've downloaded and installed PUBG on RemixOS but after Tencent logo, a just black screen is coming. I've also installed Google ...
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How is the rating calculated in PUBG Mobile?

How is the rating (B,B+,A,A+,S,S+,Ss,Ss+,sSs) computed? In the screenshot below, there seems to be five metrics: survive, kills, support, supplies, and damage. How is each one computed? I am curious ...
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PUBG mobile: can you cook grenade?

I had a tense last circle battle (me and one other person... I happened to win). I wanted to grenade the other guy but I didn't know how to cook the grenade. PUBG mobile: can you cook grenade? If yes,...
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What version of PUBG Mobile is on playstore, Timi or Lightspeed?

Basically my question is that what's the difference between timi and lightspeed version of PUBG Mobile and what version is on playstore. As I see only one version and that is by tencent games. So what ...
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Is there a different animation between the first aid and the Adrenaline Syringe?

Is there a difference in these two animations or are they the same?
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PUBG stuck at loading screen but game audio still plays

Whenever I start up PUBG I can get into lobby with no issues and everything works fine. However when I click start, it puts me into a game but it goes to a loading screen (where it shows PLAYERUNKOWN'...
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Is the red zone location entirely random?

I was told that there had to be people in the area of the red zone in order for it to spawn, is this true? I was always under the impression it was entirely random.
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Is getting cosmetic items from crates gender specific?

In PUBG you can get some clothing items which would only make sense if playing a female character (e.g.: miniskirts, corset...). Is there any difference in chance of getting them from crates ...
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What different areas can you spawn in PUBG?

A few weeks ago, PUBG updated, and now you are not always spawning on the island/prison, but at a selection of locations. What different locations can you get in both maps, and about how much players ...
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Instances of tick damage after being knocked down?

How is the tick damage applied to you when you are knocked down? Is it relative to circle or the amount of damage received (from any source) before getting knocked out?
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How to see bullets drop

I have seen pro players gameplay videos in which the bullet can be seen all the way to its impact point. Mostly in long range shots where a small flashy dot travelling till it hits something. But I ...
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Difference between getting knocked out and killed

I have never been able to figure out how people get knocked out instead of being killed and vice versa. I am wild guessing that headshots knock you out and body shots gets you killed immediately. ...
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How do I get a running start after landing?

In PUBG, when you first hit the ground, your character usually crouches down and puts their hand on the ground to brace their impact. During this animation, you cannot move and you have to wait for ...
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Map functions changes weapons?

In PUBG when I'm taking the marker off of my map I always switch weapons between pimary and secondary. Is this something that is just a limitation of playing this game with a controller? The inputs ...
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What is the difference between solo and 1 man squad in PUBG?

In Player's Unknown Battle Grounds when playing single player there is an option for solo, and then another option for 1 man squad. What is the difference in these two options?
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Is the value on a helmet worth the same on a level 3 helmet than on a level 1 helmet? [duplicate]

When you get a helmet, it always come with a set Durability id name it. There's a number next to it, I think level 1 is 80, and level 3 is 200. But when you take shots, that number goes down, and when ...
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Does inventory management create any sound?

When I'm trading with my duo/squad, I often wonder... Does dropping items/picking up items create sounds that could give us away?
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What actions count as a suicide?

I see a count of one for my suicide stat in the career section. I know I died several times caused by myself, falling from a high rooftop, jumping out of driving car, rolled over by my own car, bad ...
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Helmet headshot protection for face shot?

A level 1 or 2 Helmet visually does not protect the players face. Does it always give Protection for headshots, no matter if hit in the face or somewhere else on the head where the Helmet does not ...
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Is Damage taken impacted by durability of a piece of armor?

I have seen this question and this spreadsheet, but I am looking for clarification. I want to know if a heavily damaged, higher level piece of armor will offer more protection than a lower level ...
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Crate drop timings

Are there any specific times when the plane is out for drops or the plane drop crates at random timings. I want to try a fun game where I want to only hunt and get those drops
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