The govt of India banned 118 apps on Wednesday including the popular battle royale game PUBG Mobile and also its Lite version. The game has been removed from the google playstore and apple store. Users who have the game downloaded on their phones are still able to play the game. But not for long.
Yesterday Akshay Kumar announced an Indian multiplayer game “FAUG” .
It will be developed by Indian developers.
Supporting PM @narendramodi’s AtmaNirbhar movement, proud to present an action game,Fearless And United-Guards FAU-G. Besides entertainment, players will also learn about the sacrifices of our soldiers. 20% of the net revenue generated will be donated to @BharatKeVeer Trust #FAUG pic.twitter.com/Q1HLFB5hPt— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) September 4, 2020
nCore Games on Friday announced a new Indian version of PUBG Mobile called FAU-G or Fearless And United: Guards. The game is said to release soon. nCore Games should reveal the release date and other details about the game in the days to come
Vishal Gondal, the Co-founder of Bengaluru based nCore Games that developed this game said that FAU-G is developed in response to Prime Minister Narendra modi’s Atmanirbhar App campaigner. He also said that Akshay Kumar came up with the game’s title and also helped with the concept. The announcement comes just two days after the government of India banned 118 Chinese apps including PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite.