Battlegrounds Mobile India, aka the Indian version of PUBG Mobile, has been dropping hints about the launch date. Fans speculated June 18th as the release date, although no official statements from Krafton have confirmed this.
Battlegrounds Mobile India has been available for pre-registration on the Play Store since May 18th. Since then, the game has received over 20 million registrations.
The excitement surrounding the game continues to burgeon each day as the speculated launch date nears.
Latest post that spewed speculations
In a Twitter post by Battlegrounds Mobile India on June 12th, a PUBG-style thinking man statue is depicted.
A Twitter user, Rudhra Nandu, speculated that the post might indicate something more.
Other fans noted that the statue's height is 1.8m, and maybe those are the digits being hinted at.
Gamers have been eagerly awaiting the release and any solid hints from Krafton regarding the same. Twitter users are growing impatient with each cryptic post, whereas some have been requesting about the game's availability on iOS.
Battlegrounds Mobile India: Previous social media posts and hints
Prior to this, a few other posts on social media seemed to be hinting at June 18th as the release date via something cryptic.
Along with these, PUBG Mobile players like Ocean Sharma, Abhishek "Ghatak" Andhare, Maxtern, Ultron, and more have pointed towards June 18th as the possible release date.
However, Krafton still has not revealed the official release date. The developer has been teasing dates and letting the comment section speculate.
Other date leaks
In an alleged date "leak," a video content creator at Krafton Inc., Akash Jumde, posted a clip to his Instagram. The text "Audio Clip Mixer 17th June-Date reveal Video-Crate in Sky" is visible in it.
This fuelled the speculations that Battlegrounds Mobile India or its trailer would be released on June 17th. However, the authenticity of this claim remains to be verified.
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Meanwhile, some politicians and critics are seeking a ban on the game even before its launch. Despite all the criticism, the release does not seem to be hindered.