Sean Hyunil Sohn, the CEO of KRAFTON, Inc. India, expresses his gratitude to the Indian authorities for allowing the resumption of BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA (BGMI) operations. He extends his appreciation to the Indian gaming community for their support and patience during the past months.
The CEO eagerly announces that BGMI will be available for download shortly, eagerly awaiting the community’s return to the platform. Recognizing the unifying power of gaming and the creation of unforgettable experiences, KRAFTON is dedicated to delivering exceptional products and services to users in India and beyond, looking forward to continuing their journey together.
Sohn emphasizes KRAFTON’s deep commitment to the Indian gaming ecosystem, with an India-first approach serving as the foundation for all their endeavors. The company believes in investing in the Indian gaming industry and contributing to the development of a vibrant ecosystem that promotes growth and innovation. To achieve this mission, KRAFTON aims to enhance technology advancements in India through collaborations with local developers and the promotion of cutting-edge technologies. Additionally, the company acknowledges the importance of providing skill development and employment opportunities for Indian talent, enabling them to thrive in the industry.
The overwhelming love received for BGMI within two years of its launch in the country humbles KRAFTON. The game has achieved a remarkable milestone of surpassing 100 million cumulative users within a year. BGMI has significantly contributed to building a robust esports ecosystem in India by offering India-centric events and content. Notably, it made history as the first esports event to be televised, attracting 24 million concurrent viewers and a total of 200 million viewers.
Vibhor Kukreti, Head of Government Affairs at KRAFTON, Inc. India, expresses deep appreciation and gratitude to the authorities for allowing the resumption of BGMI operations. KRAFTON, as a responsible South Korean organization, adheres to the law and implements several measures to ensure compliance with applicable regulations. The company tirelessly works towards positioning India at the forefront of the gaming industry by embracing innovative practices in collaboration with the gaming ecosystem to support and promote its growth.
KRAFTON strongly encourages its users to prioritize their well-being and adopt responsible gaming practices. The company is committed to providing a safe and enjoyable gaming experience while promoting responsible gaming habits. By doing so, KRAFTON aims to contribute to a healthier gaming culture where players can enjoy themselves while taking care of their overall well-being.
The company expresses gratitude to all its fans for their unwavering support and assures them of their full commitment to bringing back BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA soon. KRAFTON values their continued support and promises to continue working hard to ensure the best possible gaming experience.