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Garena Free Fire Surpasses 1 Billion Downloads On Google Play Store

- Updated: 16th Jul 2021, 14:21 IST

Garena Free Fire is easily one of the most popular battle royale games in India alongside Battlegrounds Mobile India, Call of Duty Mobile and Fortnite Mobile. Apex Legends will join the gang as well upon launch and we are looking forward to that. Moreover, Garena Free Fire has now ultimately crossed a staggering 1 billion downloads on the Google Play Store.

When PUBG Mobile got banned in India last year, Garena Free Fire immediately started getting more and more downloads. People were looking to shift and the battle royale game immediately shot to popularity. As the saying goes, with great power comes great responsibility, the game saw the need for bringing in new content to retain the player base. To be honest, Garena Free Fire actually did justice to the massive player base that it got from the PUBG ban.

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According to App Annie, Garena Free Fire is the most downloaded game of 2020. Moreover, the game has now surpassed a whopping 1 million downloads on the Google Play Store. This shows that the game is indeed up there alongside all the top tier battle royale games for mobile phones.

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What makes Garena Free Fire standout is its ability to provide a unique game style. Like Fortnite has a unique strategic gameplay integrated within the battle royale, Free Fire has its USP too. Free Fire allows players to choose different characters and go for different playstyles.

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Additionally, each character in the game has a unique perks and abilities. This allows players to experience a different approach towards the game every time they change their character. Moreover, players get the ability to go for different playstyles when in combat with each character. Also, Garena Free Fire has easily become one of the most well known titles in the realm of mobile battle royales.