This morning, Bluehole Inc. made a major announcement regarding both PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and the structure of their own company. They have officially formed a subsidiary for the game itself called PUBG Corp., which as you can tell by the name, will focus only on the development of the game and other areas such as global outreach, marketing, tournaments, etc. As far as the staff goes, Gang-Seok Kim, the CEO of Bluehole, Inc., has appointed Chang Han Kim as the Chief Executive Officer and Woonghee Cho as the Chief Operating Officer for the new corp. Kim is an especially good fit for the team as he helped lead the development of PUBG and has been working to see the game through its continued success. Below is a brief quote from the press release sent out their morning.
"Given PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds global success, we want to ensure that we have the operational efficiency that is required to support the game globally," said Chang Han Kim, CEO, PUBG Corp. "This new structure allows us to be nimble as we look towards the expansion of strategic business opportunities that include the game's potential in the esports sector and the growth of PUBG as a true global IP franchise."