BGMI Game Unbanned in India and When Users Can Play This Game in May 2023
Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI), the Indian version of the popular battle royale game PUBG Mobile, was banned in India in September 2020 due to security concerns. However, the game has now been unbanned and will be available for download on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store starting on May 29, 2023.
What is BGMI?
BGMI is a free-to-play battle royale game that is available on mobile devices. The game features a variety of maps, weapons, and vehicles, and players can choose to play solo, duo, or squad. The goal of the game is to be the last player or team standing.
Why was BGMI banned in India?
The Indian government banned BGMI in September 2020 due to security concerns. The government alleged that the game was a threat to national security and that it was being used to collect data on Indian users.
Why was BGMI unbanned?
The Indian government unbanned BGMI after Krafton, the game’s developer, made a number of changes to the game. These changes included:
- Removing the game’s Chinese ownership
- Setting up a local data center in India
- Appointing a security advisory board
When can users play BGMI?
BGMI will be available for download on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store starting on May 29, 2023. Players who have already pre-registered for the game will be able to download it early.
What are the new features in BGMI?
In addition to the changes made to address the security concerns of the Indian government, BGMI also features a number of new features, including:
- A new training mode
- A new ranking system
- A new esports mode
- A new social hub
How to play BGMI?
To play BGMI, you will need a mobile device with at least 2GB of RAM and 4GB of storage space. You will also need to have a Google Play Store or Apple App Store account.
Once you have downloaded the game, you can create an account and start playing. The game is free to play, but you can purchase in-game items, such as weapons, skins, and emotes.
The unbanning of BGMI is a major development for the Indian gaming industry. The game is expected to be a huge success in India, and it could help to boost the growth of the Indian esports scene.