The company behind the battle-royal game BGMI, KRAFTON Inc. today announced that the game has crossed 100 million users in India as the game completes one year in the country. The gaming company said that BGMI supports a strong esports ecosystem with India-focused events and content. “BGMI sees more interactive tournaments, larger prize pools and more opportunities for aspiring gamers to gain exposure and make a mark on the industry,” the company said in a press release.
This year, Crafton has planned an even bigger tournament for BGMI this year, with the prize money set at Rs 2 crore for the recently concluded BMPS (Battlegrounds Mobile Pro Series) Season 1.
Crafton Inc. also launched the ‘Game Responsible’ campaign in November 2021 to create awareness among players to promote safe and responsible gaming habits and develop safe and healthy gaming habits.
“The first year of BGMI has been a resounding success with millions of players joining in to experience the game. We aim to create unique gameplay for our Indian users with major tournaments, Indian themed collaborations and community engagement in India. focused programs,” said Changhan Kim, CEO, Crafton, Inc., during his visit to India as BGMI prepares to celebrate its first anniversary.
According to the press release, 2022 will see 4 pro and semi-pro tournaments (BMOC, recently concluded BMPS Season 1, BGIS Season 2 and BMPS Season 2), with cash prizes of Rs 6 crore, while players across India will be awarded. You will get a platform for your performance. skills.
“We are thrilled to have reached this milestone in BGMI’s first year and thank our gamers for this achievement. BGMI has been keeping pace with the needs of the gaming community every step of the way with new and challenging gameplay, festive updates and exciting themes from iconic IPs. We have continuously worked towards bringing in local content, offerings and understanding the nuances that have driven BGMI to become the game of choice in India,” said Minu Lee, Head of India Publishing, Crafton, Inc.