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PUBG Ban: PUBG can still be played on PC and Gaming Consoles but unfortunately not on mobiles!

PUBG Ban: Well, we came across many rumors in the near past, and finally, it happened. On Wednesday, the government of India banned 118 Chinese apps along with the famous PUBG Mobile game.

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India took this step because of the tensions going on between China and India. Previously, India banned several apps along with TikTok, and now it has banned 118 more apps along with PUBGM.

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You can read the complete list of banned apps here:

Indian Government banned 118 Chinese apps including PUBG in second digital strike| Tap to know the full list

Well, PUBG has been banned in India on mobile devices. So, does that mean that we can still play it on the other devices? Well, the answer to this will be yes, as well as no. Originally, a South Korean company made the game for the PCs. Therefore, the game is still playable in India, but on PS and laptops. The PUBGM and PUBGM Lite were made by Tencent, which is a Chinese Company under the license from the Korean Company. So, these two apps were banned.

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Therefore, the conclusion is that the game is still available on PCs and laptops. But you will not be able to play the game on mobile devices. Well, keep in mind that the PC version of PUBG is not available for free, so you will have to purchase the game in order to play it. However, a PUBG Lite is also available on the PC which is free to play, and neither you need a powerful system to run it.

Along with playing PUBG on PC, you can play the game on PS4 as well as Xbox One as these versions of PUBG was created by the Korean company, these were not banned in India.

PUBG is still playable on the PC, PS4 and Xbox One.

 

Also read: Tiktok may have over USD 6 billion loss from the ban imposed by India