The PUBG Mobile ban in India has been the hot news for a while now. The reception is mixed and players are finding alternatives for the popular Battle Royale Game. Amidst all this, the announcement of a new battle royale game in works has sparked curiosity among the masses. Under the banner of the Atma Nirbhar App Innovation Challenge, FAU-G developed by nCore Games is all ready to release in the app stores by the end of October. FAU-G is also to be the first Indian Battle Royale game. The public is too anxious to try their hands on it.
What the Developers of FAU-G had to say
To clarify the Banglore based game developer announced it on Reuters via their Co-Founder Vishal Gondal. He added that they were working on the development of the game since May, they are all done with developmental work. So the game might see a late October release but also might extend if the works are delayed. On the other hand, he even specified that the first level is about the clash of soldiers in Galwan Valley. It will depict the situation which occurred in the month of June.
He further said that nCore Games has been working on three new games that are going to be released soon on Google Play and App Store. These games will be a shooting game (already revealed FAU-G), a music game, and a cricket game. Gondal confirmed that the cricket game will be launch during the beginning of the IPL season with the music game set for a late September release.
With a big blow to the Chinese Technology firms, the game has big plans to dominate the Indian gaming segment. It also focuses on developing patriotic spirits in gamers.
FAU-G Target Market and Revenue
In addition to the details mentioned above, Mr. Vishal Gondal stated that 20% of the revenue will go the trust to support the families of the soldiers who got martyred on duty. A state-backed trust named as Bharat Ke Veer is taking the responsibility.
Altogether they target to achieve 200 million users in the first year. With the Government banning their biggest rival PUBG Mobile, it turned out to be a lucky chance for dominating the Indian market.
The famous Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar also plays an active role in the development of the game. He is the mentor of the game development team. The title (FAU-G) got the suggestion from him too. Only after the release, we can get to see how the game is, until then we can only speculate.
With the developers confirming that FAU-G will release anytime during the end of October, how do you think the game will fare against its competition? Let us know in the comments!