PUBG Mobile KR India restriction: All you need to know

PUBG Mobile KR India restriction: All you need to know


PUBG Mobile Korea is a localized model explicitly developed for customers from Korea and Japan. The sport has an enormous participant base apart from these two areas, making it one of the vital outstanding options to the sport’s international model.

In an surprising current improvement, PUBG Mobile Korea introduced restrictions on the sport’s availability for customers from areas apart from its authorized nations, i.e., Korea and Japan.

These restrictions will come into the image over the subsequent few weeks. This transfer got here like a bolt from the blue, and gamers haven’t been happy about it.

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PUBG Mobile KR India restriction: All you need to know

Even earlier than the suspension of PUBG Mobile in India, the Korean counterpart had been the go-to model for a lot of customers primarily due to the excellent choice of in-game gadgets that might usually be availed without spending a dime.

After the suspension of the famend battle royale title within the nation, many customers switched to the Korean model. However in a surprising flip of occasions, this model will quickly develop into inaccessible for Indian customers.

The announcement on the official social media handles said the next:

1) From 2021/05/01, customers out of Korea or Japan who log in with KRJP construct account can’t settle the fee in KRJP construct.

2) From 2021/05/01, customers out of Korea or Japan who log in with KRJP construct account would possibly discover community troubles in the course of the play.

3) From 2021/06/30, customers out of Korea or Japan who log in with a KRJP construct account will be unable to log in anymore.

(For customers residing in India, the higher three adjustments will likely be put in force from 2021/06/30 collectively)

Same announcement in the PUBG Mobile Korea version
Similar announcement within the PUBG Mobile Korea model

The identical data is displayed when customers run PUBG Mobile Korea.

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In accordance to the announcement, the restrictions will likely be steadily put in force, commencing from early Could to late June.

The sport is ready to cease altogether functioning for Indian gamers from June thirtieth, 2021.

In accordance with the above measures, part of the Phrases of Service is scheduled to be revised on June thirtieth, 2021. A brand new clause (Article 19 Paragraph 14) will likely be added, which states the next:

“This application and this service can be used only from Japan and the Republic of Korea. We shall be able to determine your area of use by any method that we consider reasonable, such as your IP address.”

Many Indian gamers have considered it as a step in direction of the sport’s comeback within the nation. Nevertheless, these are mere rumors and speculations and have to be taken with a pinch of salt.

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Printed 19 Apr 2021, 11:29 IST



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