Krafton has said that Garena has earned billions of rupees by copying its features. The company says Google and Apple have also made tremendous money in it. Krafton has also said that Garena launched a game in Singapore in 2017 that was copied to the PUBG game. This is not the first time that PUBG developers have sued a company. Krafton also sued Fortnite in 2018.
PUBG Mobile has been launched in India under the name Of Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI). BGMI has recently banned the accounts of more than 60,000 players in just a week. The game maker Krafton has reported this. The company has said that the decision has been taken on cheating in the game.
Krafton has also made public the names of accounts that were cheating in the game this time. The company has banned more than 1 lakh accounts between December 13-19. Between December 6 and 12, 1,42,000 players have been caught cheating in the game.
Krafton said in its blog that 58,611 accounts have been banned due to illegal activities. Action on these accounts has taken place between December 20-26. The company has said that there is no place for cheating and illegal activities in the game.
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