We’ve made a correction to yesterday’s piece about PUBG cheats. While Brendan “PlayerUnknown” Greene says that the majority of cheats are from China, the specific figure he cited was from Battleye, an anti-cheat provider, which we accidentally omitted from this story. We apologize for the error. 

Kotaku senior reporter. Beats: Twitch, streaming, PC gaming. Writing a book about streamers tentatively titled "STREAMERS" to be published by Atria/Simon & Schuster in the future.

Share This Story

Get our newsletter


It did seem a little odd for him to just spout that figure, I assumed it was hyperbole and didn’t love it.

Having the data come from battleye does at least change my perception of the statement, if not much else.