PUBG Cell will return to India, albeit underneath a brand new identify, in response to an announcement from Soth Korean online game developer Krafton, Inc. The sport will likely be launched underneath the brand new identify, Battlegrounds Cell India, and will likely be launched as a free-to-play providing on cell gadgets. There will likely be a pre-registration interval earlier than launch (at a date to be introduced later).
Krafton stated in its announcement that it’s going to work with companions to construct an esports ecosystem and likewise present India-exclusive occasions. Given the current funding in India-based Nodwin Gaming, it’s extremely seemingly that it’s going to assist Krafton with these endeavors.
The return of PUBG Cell has been rumored because the sport was final yr, however most of this reporting was hypothesis. That is the primary time since its ban that Krafton has formally introduced something associated to the sport.
Krafton added in its announcement that privateness and knowledge safety are its high precedence. I didn’t disclose if this “new sport” has been authorized by the Indian authorities.