PUBG Corporation Invests $10M in Indie Game Developer Fund 1Up Ventures

PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS developer PUBG Corporation announced that it has made a $10M USD investment in 1Up Ventures, a “venture fund dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive global community of independent game developers.” PUBG’s funding marks the inaugural investment for 1Up Ventures, which was formed in early 2019.

1Up Ventures, L.P., is operated by general partner Ed Fries, a former Microsoft executive who was in charge of game publishing operations and has served as a board member and advisor to dozens of companies. The fund’s current portfolio consists of multiple independent studios.

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