Also affected is developer Bungie, who said the takedowns did not originate from within the company.
Though the numbers continue to decrease, experts say signs point to a vibrant future for the industry.
Dozens of publishers and developers are making substantial donations, while others move to halt sales of their products in Russia.
Meanwhile, It Takes Two takes home another award for best game of 2021.
Mobile developers were the most highly sought after, though companies spent billions on software and development engine makers.
Working conditions at Team17 reportedly include unfair wages while management live rent-free in a company home.
PUBG Mobile's extensive success drove Krafton's profits as the publisher looks to new technologies for continued growth.