PUBG Corporation is all set to launch PUBG mobile game in the Indian version soon. The company has announced the news on their social media platforms after getting the approval of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs. The company is now listed on the ministry’s website with a valid corporate identity number and registered office in Bengaluru.
As per the reports, the Indian version of PUBG Mobile India will be initially available only for Android users.
There are no confirmed dates provided by the company yet, however, the company has shared the trailer of coming soon on their official social media handles. Pre-registration for PUBG mobile India is available on the Tap Tap app on app store which will allow gamers to download the game and play. The PUBG Mobile India is yet to disclose the pre-registration process on the PUBG Mobile India website.
In early September 2020, Indian government had imposed a ban on 118 Chinese mobile apps and games including PUBG Mobile due to security reasons. Soon after the news, the gaming firm started making efforts to make a re-entry into the Indian gaming market.
According to reports, the company has been registered with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs with a paid-up investment of Rs 5 lakh. The company was registered on November 21 and the launch of the mobile game is likely to happen soon.
In order to expand the business in the Indian market, PUBG has said it would make an investment of $100 million to expand the business in sectors such as local video gaming, esports, entertainment. The company has said it would hire over 100 employees specializing in business, esports, and game development to give the best and smooth experience to the gamers.
As the company is registered in Bengaluru, the company is likely to make Bengaluru as its headquarters for the Indian subsidiary of PUBG Corporation from where will control the operations of PUBG Mobile India game.
Latest updates showed that Krafton’s head of corporate development, Sean (Hyunil) Sohn has been appointed as one of the two directors of PUBG Mobile India. The other director is Kuma Krishnan Iyer.