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  • Krafton to closely co-operate with Indian authorities to resolve BGMI ban, says CFO Aug 11, 2022 03:43 PM IST

    Krafton to closely co-operate with Indian authorities to resolve BGMI ban, says CFO

    BGMI was pulled out of Google Play Store and Apple App Store on July 28 following an interim government order.

  • Google, Apple pull down Krafton's BGMI game from app stores in India Jul 28, 2022 09:42 PM IST

    Google, Apple pull down Krafton's BGMI game from app stores in India

    Krafton had claimed earlier this month that BGMI had surpassed 100 million registered users in India.

  • PUBG maker Krafton invests over $100 million in India, aims to expand beyond gaming: Report Jul 26, 2022 04:20 PM IST

    PUBG maker Krafton invests over $100 million in India, aims to expand beyond gaming: Report

    Sean Hyunil Sohn, CEO, Krafton India, said "the company also has more in the store for the country, including investments in local startups".

  • Online gaming pushing adolescents into aggressive behaviour: Experts Jun 15, 2022 06:13 PM IST

    Online gaming pushing adolescents into aggressive behaviour: Experts

    According to anecdotal evidence, there has been an increase of 30 to 40 percent in cases of aggressive behaviour by children addicted to online games.

  • Top Cryptocurrency News Today: The biggest moves in NFTs, bitcoin, crypto rules and more Mar 24, 2022 10:41 AM IST

    Top Cryptocurrency News Today: The biggest moves in NFTs, bitcoin, crypto rules and more

    A daily round-up of the most interesting articles on cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, ethereum, and tether to help you jump-start the day

  • Pakistan boy, 14, murders family ‘under influence of PUBG’, say police Jan 29, 2022 04:01 PM IST

    Pakistan boy, 14, murders family ‘under influence of PUBG’, say police

    The boy’s mother would often scold him for spending most of his time playing PUBG, the police said.

  • PUBG maker Krafton sues Apple, Google and Garena Jan 15, 2022 04:12 PM IST

    PUBG maker Krafton sues Apple, Google and Garena

    Krafton filed a lawsuit against Garena, the development house behind Free Fire and Free Fire Max. It also sued Apple and Google for distributing the two games on their platform

  • Playing PUBG on railway track, siblings run over by train in Alwar Jan 08, 2022 06:09 PM IST

    Playing PUBG on railway track, siblings run over by train in Alwar

    The deceased have been identified as Lokesh Meena (22) and his younger brother Rahul (19). They were preparing for competitive exams, the police said.

  • BGMI Lite app for Android smartphones could launch soon; PUBG New State developer asks fans Nov 17, 2021 04:48 PM IST

    BGMI Lite app for Android smartphones could launch soon; PUBG New State developer asks fans

    Krafton has not confirmed the BGMI Lite app launch yet. However, considering the poll is live on the Discord channel, it might be possible that the company is indeed working on the BGMI Lite app.

  • PUBG New State app crosses 1 crore downloads on Google Play Store within a week Nov 17, 2021 02:04 PM IST

    PUBG New State app crosses 1 crore downloads on Google Play Store within a week

    PUBG New State crossed over a million downloads within the first 24 hours of its availability

  • PUBG: Krafton to launch New State globally on November 11 Oct 22, 2021 05:26 PM IST

    PUBG: Krafton to launch New State globally on November 11

    The game will be available in 200 countries and in 17 different languages

  • PUBG creator Brendan Greene forms new studio Sep 03, 2021 11:20 AM IST

    PUBG creator Brendan Greene forms new studio

    Greene's studio is called PlayerUnknown Productions

  • Mumbai teen spends Rs 10 lakh on PUBG from mother's account Aug 29, 2021 12:07 PM IST

    Mumbai teen spends Rs 10 lakh on PUBG from mother's account

    During the probe, the boy's parents informed the police that the teenager had been addicted to PUBG since last month, and while playing on the mobile phone, he spent Rs 10 lakh from his mother's bank account to get an ID and virtual currency to play the game.

  • After PUBG, Shein set to make a comeback; is it an attempt to circumvent govt's ban? Jul 14, 2021 05:56 PM IST

    After PUBG, Shein set to make a comeback; is it an attempt to circumvent govt's ban?

    While Amazon does have a 'conditions of use' policy that binds the sellers with its privacy policy, it sheds responsibility in cases where the seller uses a third-party vendor.

  • Battlegrounds Mobile India is now available in early access for everyone Jun 18, 2021 06:47 PM IST

    Battlegrounds Mobile India is now available in early access for everyone

    The early access version of the game was limited to testers before but is now available for everyone to download

  • Ahead of BattleGrounds Mobile India release date announcement, PUBG New State pre-registrations cross 17 million worldwide Jun 18, 2021 08:54 AM IST

    Ahead of BattleGrounds Mobile India release date announcement, PUBG New State pre-registrations cross 17 million worldwide

    Krafton has also announced that it is closing the alpha testing of PUBG New State within a week.

  • Rakesh Jhunjunwala-backed Nazara Tech investor Krafton to launch $5 billion plus IPO next week Jun 11, 2021 06:44 PM IST

    Rakesh Jhunjunwala-backed Nazara Tech investor Krafton to launch $5 billion plus IPO next week

    The South Korean company behind blockbuster video game Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) is reportedly looking at raising at least $5 billion in the IPO by selling 20 percent of its shares.

  • PUBG New State closed alpha testing announced as Battlegrounds Mobile India pre-registrations go live May 21, 2021 01:56 PM IST

    PUBG New State closed alpha testing announced as Battlegrounds Mobile India pre-registrations go live

    Krafton, the developers of PUBG Mobile, announced that the PUBG New State closed alpha testing will begin soon.

  • The Tech Weekender: PUBG Mobile coming to India in a new avatar, Google following Apple's lead, Discord coming to the PlayStation, and more May 08, 2021 05:05 PM IST

    The Tech Weekender: PUBG Mobile coming to India in a new avatar, Google following Apple's lead, Discord coming to the PlayStation, and more

    Here are the biggest developments in the world of technology from the week ending May 8.

  • PUBG Mobile India launch teaser video deleted minutes after going live Apr 30, 2021 08:36 AM IST

    PUBG Mobile India launch teaser video deleted minutes after going live

    Krafton, PUBG Mobile developers, has been dropping hints of the PUBG Mobile India relaunch on its social media platform.

  • PUBG New State pre-registrations hit 10M mark on Google Play Store; public alpha testing starts in 2Q21 Apr 10, 2021 10:18 AM IST

    PUBG New State pre-registrations hit 10M mark on Google Play Store; public alpha testing starts in 2Q21

    The pre-registrations started on February 25 - the same day when the PUBG New State trailer was released.

  • Ideas For Profit | Post Nazara Technologies’ stellar debut, what should investors do? Mar 31, 2021 09:30 PM IST

    Ideas For Profit | Post Nazara Technologies’ stellar debut, what should investors do?

    Recent IPO listings have been quite disappointing for investors. However, the gaming company Nazara Technologies bucked the listing trend seen on exchanges in the past couple of weeks. So, what should investors do? Find out in this edition of Ideas For Profit

  • PUBG Mobile might relaunch soon in India: Here's all you need to know Mar 22, 2021 05:39 PM IST

    PUBG Mobile might relaunch soon in India: Here's all you need to know

    PUBG Mobile India is set to be available soon

  • PUBG Mobile bans over one million accounts for cheating Mar 16, 2021 05:51 PM IST

    PUBG Mobile bans over one million accounts for cheating

    In a tweet on its official handle, PUBG Mobile revealed it banned 1,110,842 accounts permanently from accessing the game.

  • PUBG Mobile 1.3 update brings new Hundred Rhythms mode, weapons and vehicles Mar 10, 2021 09:12 AM IST

    PUBG Mobile 1.3 update brings new Hundred Rhythms mode, weapons and vehicles

    PUBG Mobile Hundred Rhythms will be available on the Erangel map with a music armband.

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