PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS is a last-man-standing shooter being developed with community feedback. The Mobile version of this Battle Royale game is created independently by Lightspeed & Quantum Studios of Tencent Game. Tencent Game implemented their New Anti-cheat in PUBG Mobile. 2nd May disclosed the number and details about player accounts which got banned from 23rd April to 29th April.
Players spend a large amount of money on Pubg Mobile making the game one of the most profitable games not only in mobile gaming industry but in the whole gaming industry. The game has grossed more than 5.1 Billion in player spendings. So getting a hacker in this game is more than enough to ruin someone’s mood. That’s why Tencent made life a bit harder with New Anti-cheat in PUBG Mobile.
In their Facebook Post PUBG Mobile stated, “The #BanPan was on a roll this week! From April 23rd-29th, we banned 1,662,734 accounts from accessing our game. The majority of reasons include auto-aim hacks, x-ray vision and Speed Hacks.”
They also provided detailed number of accounts banned by the Ranks of the accounts and Type of the hack.
Ranks that Accounts Gets Banned By New Anti-cheat in PUBG Mobile
In the previously mentioned Facebook post PUBG mobile gave us the banned accounts grouped by their ranks. Here are the numbers for you
|Ranks||Percentage(%) of accounts banned|
Types of Hacks and Numbers of Accounts Banned for using those
There are countless types are hacks that cheaters use to get an unfair advantage over the rest of the players. Here are the ones that caused 1,662,734 Bans this week.
This hack allows the cheater to hit enemies even without aiming towards them. 28% cheaters were using this.
Allows players to see enemies through walls giving the cheater an unfair advantage. 21% of cheaters were caught using this hack.
Allows the cheaters to run or walk faster than other genuine players making them a much difficult kill. This cheat also helps players run from one part of the map without taking zone damage. 20% of hackers were using this.
Modification of Character Model:
Allows the cheater to modify his/her character that makes them harder to spot and shoot. 12% of cheaters got banned for this.
Modification of Area Damage:
Allows the cheater to modify his/her character in a way that makes their hitbox way smaller making them almost impossible to hit. 10% hackers were appling this mod.
Others Miscellaneous cheat:
Rest 9% hackers were found using many more Miscellaneous cheats which were ruining others games.