While 2.2 million active users are still mourning over the ban of the gaming app PUBG, Indian government which has been getting increasingly passionate about the idea of becoming Aatmanirbhar Bharat on Friday announced the Desi version.
Announcing an alternate game called FAU-G, the Fearless And United-Guards, Goquii CEO Vishal Gondal launched the Desi version of PUBG, the gaming app which took the Indian gaming market to storm. While we all wait for the gameplay and further details, the game is expected to be a first person shooter game and made similar to PUBG.
Taking to his official Twitter account, actor Akshay Kumar on Friday announced the news and more important about the donation of 20 per cent of revenue to ‘Bharat Ke Veer’. “Besides entertainment, players will also learn about the sacrifices of our soldiers. 20% of the net revenue generated will be donated to Bharat Ke Veer,” read his tweet.
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
The game is expected to launch on both Android and iOS and similar to other games, this one will also be free to play with in-app purchases. The game is based on real scenarios encountered by the Indian Security Forces to deal with both domestic and foreign threats and will be launched at the end of October with its first-level set in the Galwan Valley backdrop.
It can be noted that followed by the fresh tension between India and China at the LOC, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) of India on Wednesday imposed a ban on 118 Chinese apps and games including PUBG Mobile, Apus Launcher, Rules of Survival.