Tuesday, 22 December 2020

PUBG Ban- Checkout high in-demand alternatives now!

With the government of Indian banning PUBG along with other Chinese apps on September 5, a surge is seen amongst the PUBG players to download other war based applications. The Application PUBG mobile was downloaded by 50 million Indian users and was actively played by 33 million. These numbers clearly indicate the popularity of the game amongst fellow Indians. Ever since the ban was announced disheartened users were looking out for alternatives to the game and here are top 5 mobile applications that are high in demand now to fill the void of PUBG.

1) Call Of Duty (COD)- Call of Duty: Mobile is a free-to-play shooter video game developed by TiMi Studios and published by Activision and Garena for Android and iOS. The game has been downloaded over 20 million times and India is leading the charts. 

2) Free Fire- Garena Free Fire is a battle royale game, developed by 111 Dots Studio and published by Garena for Android and iOS. It became the most downloaded mobile game globally in 2019, the game received the award for the "Best Popular Game" by the Google Play Store in 2019. It recorded 2.1 million downloads in the four-day period from India.
3) Fortnite battle royale- Fortnite Battle Royale is a free-to-play battle royale video game developed and published by Epic Games. Fortnite has over 350 million players around the world. It isn’t available on Play Store or Apple App store but can be installed from other app stores like Epic Games app or Samsung Galaxy Store on Samsung devices. 
4) Battle land’s Royale- Fight for survival in an epic last man standing multiplayer game with 180 million downloads. Battle land' Royale was created by Future Play games and has widespread popularity amongst youth worldwide..
5) Last Day on Earth: Survival- The survival shooter Last Day on Earth is set in a post-apocalyptic world: in 2027 the world saw an outbreak of an unknown infection that destroyed almost all the human race. The game has the game has 1Million daily players, 83 million downloads.
    Apart from these, the pandemic and also the ban saw a massive surge in other mobile games such as LUDO King, the Indian counterpart to PUBG named to be ‘Pabjee’, Skribbl.Io, Houseparty, etc. The open market after the exit of PUBG is surely a widespread and lucrative one which other are trying to fill. Anticipation of a PUBG like Indian Version announced by actor Akshay Kumar is also creating buzz in minds of players.