Battlegrounds Mobile India has updated its support page to let players know details about the game’s OTP authentication, suggesting how players will log in. At , it appears that OTP authentication log in to Battlegrounds Mobile India, which change from PUBG Mobile’s multiple login methods including Facebook, Google Play, or guest accounts. Battlegrounds Mobile India Indian version of PUBG Mobile and it have a release date yet.
South Korean developer Krafton has added a “Rules regarding OTP Authentication” section on the Battlegrounds Mobile India support page wherein it states some typical instructions a user can request an OTP, validity of the OTP, and more. This development suggests users log in to Battlegrounds Mobile India by sharing their mobile number and getting an OTP to verify their account. For now, this appears to be log in.
The Battlegrounds Mobile India website mentions that a user can enter a ‘Verify code’ after which it won’t work. A Verify code valid for five minutes before it expires, and players can request a code 10 times before restricted from doing so hours. can register up to 10 accounts.
PUBG Mobile was banned country back in September last year. While Battlegrounds Mobile India essentially offers battle royale experience, some tweaks for the Indian audience. PUBG Mobile allowed players to log in using their social media accounts including Facebook and Twitter, as Google Play and even a guest login. Notably, the guest login option was reportedly removed in August of 2019.
This raises some concerns over data migration from PUBG Mobile to Battlegrounds Mobile India. While Krafton has not officially confirmed whether PUBG Mobile players in India migrate their data over to Battlegrounds Mobile India, PUBG Mobile influencer GodNixon put out a video on his YouTube channel stating that be the case. But, now that the login methodology is seemingly different, unclear if data migration will still hold true. It should noted that though Krafton only explains the OTP authentication method on its Battlegrounds Mobile India support page, not be log in as Facebook and other options may return .