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Week in Review: “PUBG” is Going Mobile, “Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp” hits 15 million downloads in less than 6 days, and The Golden State Warriors owns a new “League of Legends” Champion Series Team.

 

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Image Credit: David Williams | Bloomberg

 

Digital/Mobile News

  • “PUBG” is heading to mobile. Tencent announced that a mobile version of “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds” is in development for Chinese audiences. Players should expect a slightly altered version of the game that reflects “socialist core values, Chinese traditional cultures, and moral rules.” (Polygon)
 

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Business News

  • The Nintendo Switch has driven GameStop global sales to almost $2 billion in Q3. The most recent GameStop financials stated an increase in hardware sales, software sales, collectables, digital sales, and overall global sales. GameStop is encouraged by initial customer response that the holiday season will be driven by new console hardware and collectables for a successful Q4. (GamesIndustry.biz)