PUBG Mobile dominated the Indian gaming market and not only in India but also in the whole world the game got a remarkable success. But because of security concerns and a border strike with China, Indian government is boycotting Chinese apps and PUBG Mobile is under the threat of a ban. Really it is bad news for all PUBG Mobile players as the game is on the list of as many as 275 more Chinese-owned apps that are under the scanner of the Government of India.
These apps are under review for potential privacy violations and national security threats. In June India banned 59 Chinese apps including TiikTok, Shareit, and many more, and the latest list of apps that are under the scanner includes the hugely popular game PUBG Mobile. TikTok, Club Factory, and other banned apps were Chinese but is PUBG Mobile also Chinese Owned? Currently, this question is hovering in every PUBG Moblie lover’s mind.
Let us run you through a portion of the nuts and bolts about PUBG Mobile, which you most likely didn’t understand. To be completely forthright, the greater part of us didn’t, till we really got down to contemplating the better subtleties past the clamor and the posing. PUBG is an online multi-player fight royale game that is accessible for numerous stages. It is accessible for Microsoft Windows PCs, Sony PlayStation, Microsoft Xbox and Google Stadia, just as for Android telephones and the Apple iPhone where it is prominently known as PUBG Mobile. PUBG came to fruition as a motivation taken from mods structured by Irish computer game architect Brendan Greene, additionally affectionately alluded to as Brendan “PlayerUnknown” Greene.
This takes us to South Korea. PUBG is created and distributed by PUBG Corporation, which was recently known as Ginno Games. It is an interior game studio of Bluehole Studio, which is currently an auxiliary of the Krafton Game Union. The Krafton Game Union is situated in Bundang-gu, Seongnam, South Korea, and its auxiliaries separated from Bluehole Studio likewise incorporate PUBG Corporation, Pnix, En Masse Studio which is Krafton’s North American distributing arm, Delusion Studio which built up the well-known game Castle Bum and Red Sahara Studio which is presently accepted to be taking a shot at versatile game dependent on Tera.
Presently for the Chinese impact. Right now, Chinese tech mammoth Tencent has a 1.5% stake in Bluehole Studio, however, there are industrious reports that Tencent needs to expand the stake in the game engineer. That isn’t all. PUBG as a game was restricted in China in 2017. Tencent Games, a piece of Tencent Holdings, got into a concurrence with the game engineers to discharge the game in China, as a portable form. Furthermore, in this manner, began the advancement of PUBG Mobile as we currently know it, which was in the long run discharged all around in 2018. Furthermore, that is additionally why you see the Tencent logo very noticeable when the PUBG Mobile game burdens on your telephone. Which is the reason it is very simple to befuddle PUBG Mobile or PUBG as a Chinese claimed a game.
Actually, this isn’t Tencent’s just raid in the gaming space. Tencent is a piece of a Luxembourg based consortium which procured 81.4% stake in Finnish game engineer Supercell, the studio behind the famous game Clash of Titans and Clash Royale. Inside the consortium, Tencent has a 51.2% stake, as of October a year ago. Tencent additionally has a 48% stake in Epic Games, the designer of Fortnite, PUBG Mobile’s greatest opponent.
Tencent additionally claims a 5% stake in Ubisoft game studios which has given us mainstream gaming titles, for example, Assassin’s Creed and Rainbow Six Siege, just as a 5% stake in Activision Blizzard, the people behind the Call of Duty and World of Warcraft titles.