Major leaks have surfaced recently regarding the return of India’s favorite battle royale title PUBG Mobile. After the mysterious removal of teaser videos from their official YouTube channel yesterday, the company now updated its asset thumbnail. The all-new banner suggests that the exclusive Indian version of the game will be titled ‘Battlegrounds Mobile India.’
According TO GEMWIRE, “IN A RECENT DEVELOPMENT, THE PUBG MOBILE INDIA OFFICIAL WEBSITE NOW HOSTS A NEW CREATIVE ASSET. THE CREATIVE FOUND SUGGESTS THE INDIAN VERSION OF PUBG MOBILE WILL LIKELY BE NAMED ” BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA. THE NEW POSTER CREATIVE WAS FOUND VIA AN EMBEDDED LINK TO A VIDEO ON VIMEO WHICH PREVIOUSLY HOSTED THE DIWALI COMING SOON CREATIVE .”
Reports reveal, Gemwire did some research on the website and found out some important changes made to the background image. Upon further analyzing the source code they found links to a new creative asset added to the website.
Talkesports reported, new poster creative was found on the website which previously hosted the lantern-flickering creative of the initial announcement of PUBG Mobile India. The image highlighted the name ‘Battlegrounds Mobile India’ instead of the earlier title. A “Coming Soon” message was written on the poster as well. The report suggests, this could be another video made private in their asset collection on Vimeo with a new thumbnail.
Previously, some old teaser videos that were released by the company months ago, was re-uploaded in their official YouTube channel. However, shortly after uploading the videos, it was moved under the private section of the channel, making the content unavailable for the public.
Nevertheless, within this short window, scavengers on the internet spotted the videos & it instantly managed to get over 2000 likes. This, once again, demonstrates the unprecedented temptation Indian gamers still hold for the battle royale title.