The Indian government banned Battlegrounds Mobile India, commonly known as BGMI, due to issues related to server locations and data security. However, after ten months of the ban period, the game is set to return to the Indian gaming community, stirring the hopes and expectations of millions of BGMI fans. The multiplayer battle royale game does not have an official date for its return; however, Android users can now avail of the game through the Google play store. Check out our previous articles to know about the availability of BGMI on the Google Play store.
Players have to keep in mind that the game has been unbanned on certain conditions by the Indian government. It will be launched for a trial period of 3 months, allowing the government to assess the service and data privacy situation. There has yet to be a confirmation on the game’s release date on iOS devices and platforms.
Release date of BGMI on iOS Platforms
Players are eagerly waiting for the official release of BGMI on iOS platforms. Even though Krafton has not yet provided an official release date for the game on the platform, numerous speculations suggest that the game will make its comeback this week. As the game has already been released on Android devices for some users, Krafton won’t be long to make the game available for iOS users.
The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) banned Battlegrounds Mobile India because of data and security breaches. Krafton, the game’s developers, was questioned about the authentication of the servers connected to parts of China. It further led to controversies relating to the breach of data privacy. The game was officially banned and removed from the Play Store on June 2022. However, after thoughtful considerations and changes made by Krafton, the government has granted access to the game’s relaunch for a 90-day trial period.
As for iPhone/iOS users, keep in touch with our website to know about the game’s release date on this platform. As of now, rejoice in the return of the battle royale game, and gear up your team for the grind.