If we can just ignore Fortnite's rise to power for a second, let's remember why everyone got so hooked on the battle royale genre in the first place.
PUBG may not be as popular as it was last year, but it's still one of the most played and one of the most beloved games of this generation.
The fact that it was actually up for Game of the Year last year despite only being a multiplayer experience should remind you how popular PUBG truly is.
To this end, it's a pretty big win of Microsoft to have exclusivity on the title for the time being. Although there's no idea as to how long the exclusivity lasts, it seems like Microsoft have the upper hand when it comes to being the only console to have this title for at least the rest of 2018.
If Bluehole can manage to fix some of the problems that plague the current version of the game, they'll surely be able to recapture some of the PC release's attention.