Krafton released Battlegrounds Mobile India on July 2, 2021. BGMI became available for all the android users. Today, the game has hit 10 million downloads on the Google Play Store.
Moreover the game crossed 10 million pre-registrations within the first week. After that, Krafton announced that there were over 40 million pre-registrations for the game.
BGMI has become one of the highest grossing games. On June 17, 20 million players received the Early Access of the game.
Sharing his views on the official launch of the game, CH Kim, CEO of Krafton, Inc. said, “We at KRAFTON are delighted to introduce Battlegrounds Mobile India for our fans in India today. Designed exclusively for our Indian fans & gamers, Battlegrounds Mobile India will provide a superlative gaming experience.
This is just the beginning of a series of new content, collaborations and esports tournaments coming your way, and we will strive to ensure that our fans and community in India can fully enjoy the battlegrounds experiences.”
Players have received the pre-registration rewards. In contrast, Players who download the game before August 20 will receive launch rewards.
These include Constable Set (Permanent), the ‘India Ka Battlegrounds’ Gift, a 1 million and a 5 M download gifts.
BGMI Data Transfer:
The data transfer temporarily stops on July 9th till further notice. A recent post on BGMI’s official Instagram account said.
According to the post, Krafton is forced to effectively stop data transfers to maintain the data transfer service.
At present, the data transfer is available and players can do the following –
- Transfer their ID, Until July 9.
- Receive the pre-registration rewards.
The game is exclusively for India. Krafton shall create a new esports-ecosystem soon. The game shall receive updates and events frequently.
In conclusion, this maintenance will proceed for the data transfer service. Moreover, Krafton is yet to launch the game on iOS. According to some streamers, iOS users might have to wait for sometime.
Also Read, BGMI 1.5 update: Expected Release date.