PUBG Mobile banned: Here are some alternatives that you can still enjoy

India banned more than 100 mobile apps on Wednesday including the immensely successful mobile gaming app PUBG, after banning 59 Chinese apps earlier this year in the first round. The apps were blocked, citing data protection concerns after fresh tensions in the eastern Ladakh border region between India and China.

According to an official statement, a total of 118 applications is prohibited by the Ministry of Information and Technology. According to the ministry banned mobile applications are detrimental to Indian sovereignty, dignity, security, and public order.


The restricted apps include, aside PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite are Baidu Express Edition, Tencent Watchlist, FaceU, WeChat Reading, and Tencent Weiyun. There are nearly 33 million active PUBG gamers in India according to some estimates, making it one of the most popular downloaded games available. PUBG supposedly clocks 13 million users a day.

Here are a few alternates of PUBG available you might want to try.

Call Of Duty (COD)


Call of Duty is among the earliest FPS-games franchises. Many of the 90s kids who liked this genre loved playing deathmatches in Call of Duty, searching, and killing modes. In the game’s mobile platform, similar to PUBG Mobile and Fortnite, up to 100 players move to a recognizable battleground with weapons and characters recognizable to them. The graphics are one of this game’s strongest points as the player whose fine-tuned physics makes the game more sensitive.

Garena Free Fire


Garena Free Fire was published in 2017, and players received daily updates to the lesser-known battle royale title. The 10-minute survival shooter game is fast-paced, as 49 other players place you on an island. You can land your parachute anywhere, and drive vehicles more like PUBG. You also can play as a solo player, or shape up to four-player squads. The latest updates ensure a large variety of weapons are available in the game.

Ark: Survival Evolved


Ark: Survival Evolved, as it has a dinosaur twist, is very different from other royal fight games on the list. There are over 80 dinosaurs and you’ve got to use strategy, strategies to contain them, and train them. These dinosaurs can be found on land, water, air, and underwater. To survive in villages and big cities, you must craft guns, clothing, and other objects. You can enter as a team or as a squad. You can play as a squad or solo.

Battle Royale 3d – Warrior63


Like most royal battle games, you have to scavenge weapons and other items from buildings, containers, etc. You must escape the poison circle to prevent others attack. It includes a 4×4 km map of land, sea, mountains, and various terrains. Overall, it’s a royal game of simple combat.