As mobile gaming continues to grow both domestically in North America as well as more rapidly internationally, PUBG and PUBG Mobile have been the focal point. PUBG was once leading viewership on Twitch but has since fallen by the wayside to newer titles. However, PUBG Mobile is not only the leading mobile game on Twitch, but on YouTube and Facebook as well. This week, Stream Hatchet compares the viewership of PUBG and PUBG Mobile as the mobile gaming industry continues to scale.
- PUBG Mobile generated 52% more total hours watched and 79% more esports hours watched than PUBG.
- With 26 tournaments, PUBG was responsible for 17.4M less hours watched compared to PUBG Mobile with 21 tournaments.
- PUBG averaged 851k hours watched per esports tournament while PUBG Mobile averaged 1.89M over the sampled period.