A few months ago, all PUBG Mobile players had got heartbreaking news about the PUBG Mobile Ban in India. However, players were not believing in the statement because PUBG Mobile was the most beloved game for everyone. A few days after the rumours, MCIT had finally announced the PUBG Mobile ban along with 117 other applications. Now again, the internet is flooded with the PUBG Mobile unban news. Is it genuinely true? Or some unclaimed rumours! We know your mind is flooded with tons of doubts about the PUBG Mobile Unban in India. Be with us. In this article, we will be discussing everything you should know about the PUBG Mobile Unban. We will also be covering the PUBG Mobile Unban date in India. So, let’s get dive into the article and clear your every doubt about the PUBG Mobile unban in India.
When and Why was PUBG Mobile Banned in India?
GoI had banned PUBG Mobile on September 2 of 2020. After the ban, PUBG Mobile was removed from the Android Play Store and the iOS App Store. On 30th October, PUBG Mobile India servers had been shut down by Tencent. However, players were managed to download the PUBG Mobile Korean Version which was not banned in India. The reason behind the PUBG Mobile Ban and the other 117 apps were security concerns.
After the ban, Tencent had lost around $34 Billion in two days. After this practice, PUBG Mobile Corp. had ended the partnership with the Chinese firm, Tencent for Indian regions only. To bring PUBG Mobile back in India, Bluehole Corp. was acquired by Krafton which is again a Korean brand owned by Bluehole itself. We know the whole process is quite confusing to understand.
But do not worry, we will justify everything. In other words, PUBG Corp., a subsidiary brand of Bluehole had dropped his partnership with Tencent for Indian regions. And, merged with Krafton Inc. which is also a subsidiary brand of Bluehole Studios. At that time, Tencent had invested a massive amount of money in PUBG Mobile Corp. So, they have every right to made some tweaks in the game. Now, what about the rumours roaming around the web on PUBG Mobile unban in India.
Let’s understand every aspect of PUBG Mobile Unban in India. Let’s start with the very first thing which made us think that the PUBG Mobile will make a comeback in India.
PUBG Corporation Job Advertisement on LinkedIn
We all are aware of a professional site for job seekers, LinkedIn. A few days ago, PUBG Corporation had posted a job advertisement on LinkedIn for the job title of Corporate Development Division Manager in India. In India? This seems quite interesting. When they should have packed their backpacks because of the ban in India, they are posting job advertisements on LinkedIn. This made us think for a while and gave us a hint of PUBG Mobile comeback in India.
PUBG Mobile In talks with Airtel and Paytm
PUBG has also engaged with several local firms including Soft Bank-backed Paytm and Telecomm giant, Airtel, to explore whether they would be interested in publishing the popular Battle Royale mobile game in the country. The industry executive said this statement in an interview with Techcrunch. Moreover, there are chances that Paytm and Airtel would like to invest in PUBG Mobile to relaunch in India because this game can be the future. Let’s move to another hint. Moreover, PUBG Mobile is also in talks with cloud sharing companies for setting server in India only.
Krafton Inc. Confirms Global Collaboration With Microsoft Azure
A few moments ago, Krafton Inc announced the partnership with Microsoft Azure. What is Microsoft Azure? Azure is Microsoft’s public cloud computing service granting game creators to build, run, and grow their games on a global scale by providing them cloud computing service. This means that all security concerns will be cleared now. Krafton has also mentioned that users’ privacy is our top priority, and Azure will help us to keep users’ data safer. Microsoft Azure is already empowering some big games on a global platform. However, this does not mean that the game will relaunch tomorrow itself. Shifting rights and data to another cloud computing company will take a bunch of days.
PUBG Mobile Streamers Hints About Unban
The reason behind the popularity of PUBG Mobile was Video Game Streamers and E-Sports players. Many E-Sports players and Video Game Streamers have given a hint about PUBG Mobile unban in India. Some famous E-Sports player has given a hint about the PUBG Mobile unban in India through an Instagram story. However, they have not said anything explicit about the unban of PUBG Mobile.
On the other hand, some well-known PUBG Mobile casters have also shared the same information through a tweet. Moreover, some streamers have also uploaded videos and live streams dropping hints.
What Will be The PUBG Mobile Unban Date in India?
PUBG Mobile Corp. will run a marketing campaign around the Indian festival Diwali. Some streamers have also given a hint of launch around the occasion of Diwali. It is expected to be a massive marketing strategy by the company. In addition to this, some of our sources also claim that the game will relaunch around the Indian festival, Diwali. We are not sure about it, but let’s wait for the official announcement.
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