The launch date of FAU-G in India is fast approaching. The highly anticipated game from Bangalore-based company nCore Games is set to take online multiplayer gaming by storm. FAUG, aka Fearless And United Guards, is a mobile game based on the Galwan Valley Showdown, considered the deadliest showdown between China and India in the past four decades. FAU-G’s gameplay would include linear missions and episodes that will initially progress through the story. The FAU-G game download APK has yet to be released, but the game’s pre-registration, which has so far garnered more than four million users, has already been live in the country for over a month now. Will FAU-G be available to iPhone users at launch? How to download the FAUG game, where to look for download links and when will it launch in India? Here’s all you need to know:
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Launch date of FAUG in India
The launch of FAUG in India on January 26, which is the country’s 72nd Republic Day. Editor based in Bengaluru nCore Games were originally scheduled to launch the game last year in November, but that didn’t happen for unknown reasons. Now that the game is ready to release, users will be able to download it to their devices and play. You can also pre-register for the game.
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After the launch of FAUG in India, the game will be available for download through Google Play Store and the official website. The official website will offer a FAUG game download APK for Android which would require manual installation. However, the game is designed for mid-range and high-end smartphones – budget phones will not have the resources to run the game. The company has stated that a Lite version of the game for low-end devices can be developed if it sees demand for the same.
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FAUG for iPhone users
As of yet, there is no update on whether FAUG will be available to iPhone users upon launch. It could be that the game is over available to Android users at first and later is moving to iOS devices such as iPhones and iPads.
FAU-G’s gameplay will not be the same as PUBG’s. It will not appear Battle Royale game modes, at least at launch time, where users are randomly gathered in the game area to compete against each other for survival. FAUG will instead focus on close combat skills and melee action with linear missions and episodes that will progress in history. The first episode of the FAUG game series would be based on India’s armed conflict against China on the border of the Galwan Valley initially. This has been shown in the teasers the company has released so far.
Is FAUG an alternative to PUBG?
Although the theme of FAUG appears to be consistent with that of PUBG, the game will be quite different from the most popular mobile game in the world. According to developer updates, FAU-G is an action game, while PUBG comes with a battle royale gameplay. The developers of FAUG also added that the game is not the competitor of PUBG Mobile.