PUBG corporation which was a subsidiary company of South Korean gaming company Krafton Inc till yesterday has now officially merged with Krafton Inc today. The merged company will operate under a new name ‘PUBG Studio’ which will provide global support for all PUBG platforms in selected territories.
After the ban on PUBG Mobile by the Indian government on 7th September, the major stockholder of PUBG Mobile Krafton Inc announced that they decided to abandon the authorization of PUBG Mobile from Chinese company Tencent Games in India.
On 29th October, the day before Tencent deprived the access of PUBG Mobile from India, Krafton game circulated a notice that due to a corporate acquisition Krafton Inc will merge with PUBG Corporation on 2nd December. This means all the rights of ‘PUBG game’ which belonged to ‘PUBG Corp.’ will be automatically transferred to Krafton Inc.
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