Free Fire release date in India after ban: Garena Free Fire was removed from the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store in India on February 12th. Several speculated that it was a retaliation from Google and Apple in response to Krafton’s lawsuit alleging copyright violations in Free Fire. Moreover, the ban rumors grew louder while Garena remained silent. Free Fire had a strong presence in the Indian mobile esports market prior to the ban. The abrupt withdrawal of the game from the marketplace in mid-February has generated anxiety among the game’s core audience. From the new news section banner in the game, it is expected that Free Fire India unban could be on 23 July.
Free Fire release date in India after ban: When will Free Fire India unban?
Nevertheless, there’s nothing news from the makers on whether or not the game would be unbanned. This has left a gap in the market, which gamers anticipate will be addressed by a localized Indian version of the battle royale game in the manner of BGMI. Gamers might also use the instance of PUBG Mobile’s banning in India, which will take effect in September 2020. Apart from Garena, Krafton and Tencent Games have shown that they are prepared to reboot their game. Unfortunately, owing to the Indian government’s inflexible judgment, it did not materialize.
Free Fire release date in India after the ban: When will Free Fire India unban?
Free Fire has added a new banner to the news section in the game which shows a new Free Fire logo. At the top right corner, a date is given which is 23 July, and it is supposed to be the Free Fire release date after banning in India. Although there’s no confirmation from the developers regarding it and hence, players need to wait for any official public announcement. Also, there can be a chance that Garena had only changed the logo for the game.