S Korean maker of PUBG games scouts for Indian partner to revive fortunes

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The South Korean maker of popular mobile game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, or PUBG, is looking to partner an Indian gaming firm in an attempt to resurrect its fortunes in its biggest market.

This comes close on the heels of PUBG Corp. severing ties with Chinese gaming firm Tencent Games after PUBG figured among 118 Chinese apps banned by the Indian government as part of a broader military, political and economic response against China post deadly border clashes in June.

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