Press release

PUBG Awards 2023 Expands to Wider EMEA Community Connecting Players Through Iconic Moments

Players across the EMEA region can begin voting for their favourite community clips today

AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS – 18 January, 2024 – Today KRAFTON has announced the PUBG Awards 2023. The return of the annual awards ceremony will celebrate another year of PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS and its newest map RONDO, honouring the community’s best moments, and recognising the passion of the player base.

From 8-16 January, players submitted their finest PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS clips and photos across six different categories. Starting today, voting is now open, letting the PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS community pick their favourite clips from players and content creators over the past twelve months, with six categories to choose from:

  • Emperor - the best moments on the recently launched RONDO map
  • EmpERROR - the funniest moments and fails on RONDO
  • Wombo Combo - the best moments when teamwork makes the difference (any map)
  • Clutch or Kick - the best moments when you carry the game solo (any map)
  • Enthusiast - the best photos embracing PUBG lifestyle
  • Family - the best moments from the PUBG partners

Voting closes on 24 January at 10:59 PM GMT, followed by a prestigious live awards ceremony livestreamed on Twitch on 25 January at 4:00 PM GMT. The ceremony will be hosted by PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS Community Managers Kruskay and TecK, and will showcase the iconic moments that only PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS can provide. There are also prizes to be won for anyone getting involved, whether submitting clips of their own, or just voting for their favourites. The prizes for PUBG Awards 2023 are:

  • PUBG Awards 2023 Trophy
  • PUBG-branded Razer products
  • G-COIN

The PUBG Awards have been growing every year since the first edition in 2019. This year, they are expanding beyond Europe, including players from Turkey (TR), the Middle East and Africa (MENA) for the first time.

More information on the PUBG Awards 2023 can be found here.

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About KRAFTON, Inc.

Headquartered in South Korea, KRAFTON, Inc. is dedicated to discovering and publishing captivating games that offer fun and unique experiences. Established in 2007, KRAFTON is home to globally renowned developers that include PUBG STUDIOS, Striking Distance Studios, Unknown Worlds, VECTOR NORTH, Neon Giant, KRAFTON Montréal Studio, Bluehole Studio, RisingWings, 5minlab, Dreamotion, ReLU Games and Flyway Games. Each studio strives to continuously take on new challenges and leverage innovative technologies. Their goal is to win over more fans by broadening KRAFTON’s platforms and services.

KRAFTON is responsible for premier entertainment properties, including PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS, PUBG MOBILE, The Callisto Protocol, NEW STATE MOBILE, Moonbreaker, Defense Derby and TERA. With a passionate and driven team across the globe, KRAFTON is a tech-forward company that possesses world-class capabilities and is set on expanding its business horizons to encompass multimedia entertainment and deep learning. For more information, visit