Krafton Inc. Just Hired Adi Shanka For New Anime Based On Popular Game Title PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG).
With its success to bring Castlevania to life on Netflix, ending with four well-received seasons, Krafton Inc. is looking for Shankar to replicate the magic of the Battle Royale game. Shankar also revealed how much of a fan he is of the game with, “As a gamer, I have been crushing competition in the battlefields since PUBG released in 2017. I am grateful to Krafton for the trust they have “I put it in myself to execute my vision as a filmmaker and I am thrilled to be embarking on this journey together.
With over 50 million players, PUBG is still one of the most played games today. The company continues to expand its franchise by offering fans a variety of new forms of PUBG like the recent Unknown Mysteries: Birth of the Battlefields documentary film hosted by Beyond Belief: Fact or Fictionis Jonathan Frakes. Shankar ended with: “For me, this animation project represents another step in the evolution of repairing the burnt bridge between the game industry and Hollywood. I can’t wait to reveal to everyone what a chicken dinner looks like.
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