PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds parent company KRAFTON” href=”https://www.gematsu.com/companies/krafton”>KRAFTON will acquire Subnautica series developer Unknown Worlds Entertainment” href=”https://www.gematsu.com/companies/krafton/unknown-worlds-entertainment”>Unknown Worlds Entertainment, the company announced.
The acquisition strengthens KRAFTON’s expansion strategy of “securing and investing in top-tier talent that aspires to evolve, innovate, and create new experiences.” Unknown Worlds Entertainment will become the company’s sixth in-house studio, joining Bluehole Studio, Dreamotion, PUBG Studios, RisingWings, and Striking Distance Studios.
Under KRAFTON, Unknown Worlds Entertainment will continue to operate as an independent game studio. Its structure and leadership will remain in place. The studio is currently working on a new “genre-defining game” slated for release in