PUBG Mobile is possibly the most famous battle royale game on the mobile platform. This game has amassed a massive player base and shows no signs of slowing down.
In India, however, the last few months have not been the best for fans and players of this game, as the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology imposed a ban.
Since then, they have been waiting for the return of their beloved title. And a week ago, fans finally got some good news. PUBG Corporation, in a press release, announced a special version of PUBG Mobile for Indian users, leaving gamers ecstatic and excited about the return of their favorite game.
Changes in the Indian version of PUBG Mobile
PUBG Corporation also stated that the content of the game would be improved to meet the needs and match the preferences of the local player. So, PUBG Mobile India would be slightly different from the global version.
These are some of the important changes:
- Hit Effect: The hit effect will turn green, indicating the virtual nature of the game. Players can change this color in the global version, but it is expected to be green in the Indian version.
- Default Character Clothing: All characters in the game will likely be fully dressed by default.
- Feature to restrict playing time for younger players: restrictions on playing time would be put in place to promote healthy gaming habits and culture.
Exclusive esports league for the Indian region
Company also announced its plans to host an esports league exclusively for the Indian region. It will lead to the further development of game on competitive front.
PUBG Mobile India also released various teaser / announcement trailers for the next iteration on their social media identifiers. These clips featured some popular PUBG Mobile influencers: Dynamo, Kronten, and Jonathan. The trailer is expected to provide players with the exact release date of the game.
Additionally, players will likely be able to migrate data from the global version to the Indian version.