PUBG: New State | Here's why it may not be coming to India | Release date [ Updated ]

PUBG: New State | Here’s why it may not be coming to India | Release date [ Updated ]

PUBG: New State

[ Update: On November 11th, 2021, South Korea-based game developers Krafton has officially released PUBG: New State for users in India ]

Looking for PUBG: new state release date in India on various websites? Since the ban of PUBG MOBILE in India, more than 33M PUBG gamers anticipating the re-launch of PUBG in India. Accordingly, Krafton, Inc has developed the PUBG: New State for with the design change, fully dressed characters, and green-hit blood spill. Overall, Pubg: New State is an improved version.

Also, PUBG New State is developed by PUBG Studio, the creators of Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds.


The release date of PUBG: New State is expected sometimes in the mid of Q2, 2021 for the global market but its launch date in India has still not yet confirmed. In this article, we’ll discuss why it may not be coming to India.

PUBG: New State official Twitter handle


On 28th February 2021,

” This gaming centre will teach courses on VFX, gaming, and animation. So, Indian games promoting cultural ethos can be developed and these courses are likely to be available this year. The new “Centre of Excellence” in gaming will be set up by the government. It will be in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-B). We are at an advanced stage of preparation and this will come into effect as the new session begins in 2021″

– Prakash Javadekar

As per a report, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar recently said that many mobile games are “violent, explicit, addictive, and tend to create a complex in the mind of children” and PUBG happens to be one of them (March 1, 2021)

At the same time, PUBG Corporation has changed its design and graphics in PUBG: New State. And in the trailer released by PUBG, we can witness the same.

It shows the developers are trying to convince the Indian Government and bring back the game into the Indian Market.

Source: PUBG-New State Official YouTube Channel


Some reports also claim that Krafton Inc. is planning to launch PUBG Mobile in India before the launch of PUBG: New State. Because in the Indian Gaming Show (2021 Edition), Krafton Inc. did not have spoken about the launch of PUBG: New State in India.

And Sean Hyunil Sohn, Head of Corporate Development of PUBG Corporation, said they are working hard to bring back PUBG Mobile India by complying with the Indian government guidelines but doesn’t speak about the release of PUBG New State.

Also, PUBG Corporation didn’t have enabled pre-registration for users in India which shows that they are waiting for the Indian Government to decide the launch of PUBG: New State in India.

However, PUBG: New State pre-registrations are flying high globally.

Source: PUBG-New State official Twitter handle

Now, as PUBG: New state is not developed by Chinese Tencent Games and comes with full cover suits, a time monitoring system, no blood spill graphics, and other changes. It is clear that the launch of PUBG Mobile and PUBG New State in India is under the control of the Indian Government & then only we’ll have details about its exact release date.

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