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Battlegrounds Mobile India players will require to sign-in via phone number and OTP verification

Krafton, developers of PUBG Mobile, had announced that users below 18 years of age will need parental consent before playing Battlegrounds Mobile India.

June 16, 2021 / 11:54 AM IST
Battlegrounds Mobile India pre-registrations are live in the country.

Battlegrounds Mobile India pre-registrations are live in the country.


Battlegrounds Mobile India release date is yet to be announced. Rumours are rife that the PUBG Mobile India alternative will release on June 18. Ahead of the launch, some key details around the Battlegrounds Mobile India login have surfaced online. Players will require to sign in via their phone number and a one-time password (OTP) to play Battlegrounds Mobile India.

The support page reveals that players will able to link their Battlegrounds Mobile India account to a phone number. The same number will be used for verification purposes. Krafton has also laid out some rules regarding OTP authentication.

- How many times a user can enter a Verify code: 3 times
- Valid time to input a Verify code: 5 minutes

- How many times a user can request a Verify code: If the user makes 10+ requests, the player is restricted for 24 hours.

Users can register up to 10 accounts using a single phone number, according to a report.

There have been questions about using the old PUBG Mobile account for Battlegrounds Mobile India. The company is expected to announce more details on the same when it announces the Battlegrounds Mobile India release date.

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Krafton, at the time of the launch, announced that users below 18 years of age will need parental consent before playing the game. Verification will be done by providing the parent or guardian’s mobile number. Users below 18 years will also be restricted from playing the game for more than three hours a day. Furthermore, they cannot make in-app purchases above Rs 7,000. 

The game is available for pre-registration in India since May 18 and has already crossed the 20 million mark within two weeks. Those who have not pre-registered can still do so till the game releases in India. To pre-register for Battlegrounds Mobile India, search for the game on the Google Play Store. Next, tap on “Pre-register”. You can also choose to automatically install the game once it launches in the country. The Battlegrounds Mobile India iOS app is also in the works, according to a recent report.  

Users who pre-register for Battlegrounds Mobile India are assured to get some special rewards. The company announced that players who sign up for Battlegrounds Mobile India pre-registration will get special rewards. These include a Recon Mask, the Recon Outfit, Celebration Expert Title, and 300 AG. Only Indian players are eligible to claim the special Battlegrounds Mobile India pre-registration gift. They can claim the reward once the app launches in India. 
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first published: Jun 16, 2021 11:54 am

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