PUBG owner begins aggressively developing lavish adaptation of South Korea’s biggest fantasy novel

PUBG owner Krafton, which announced last year that it had acquired the rights to the popular Korean fantasy novel The Bird The Drinks Tears, revealed today that it is in full production and launched an official website (opens in new tab) There’s a bunch of concept art and background info.

“The Bird That Drinks Tears” is a four-part fantasy series written by Lee Young-do, who is considered a pioneer of the Korean fantasy genre. The story revolves around four races (Humans, Rekkon, Tokebi, and Nhaga) and uncovers a Nhaga conspiracy to force the other three to come together under the old adage: “Three in One, One”.