Lightzout Esports, who recently entered in the PUBG Mobile esports scene with the signing of the ex-TeamX roster, released three players from its roster. The Esports organizatiion bids farewell to Aditya, Destro, 420op from its PUBG Mobile roster, Evoo will still continue to be a part of the Lightzout Esports family.
PUBG Mobile got banned in India on September 2020, after 8 months of ban there was no official announcement of the relaunch. During this time period, Lightzout Esports introduced its PUBG Mobile roster on 29th April 2021, and within 10 days they released that roster which shocked everyone. Krafton recently announced the relaunch of PUBG Mobile in India with rebranding. The game will be known as the Battlegrounds Mobile India from now on. This game will be available for India only such as China have Game For Peace (Chinese Rebranded version of PUBG Mobile).
Lightzout Esports made the announcement on their official Instagram handle,
” It has been a great journey so far but with hand on our heart we would like to announce the departure of Aditya “aditya” Mathe , Ammar “destro” Khan and Shivam “4200p” Raghav . Thank you for all the memories . Lastly , Mohammad “evoo” Shahil will still continue to be a part of the Lightz Out family . We wish all the best to them for their future .”
With the Announcement of Battlegrounds Mobile India, Indian PUBG Mobile esports orgs started shuffling their rosters. As Lightzout Esports released their 3 players, it is still not clear which organization they will be joining. Yesterday Orange Rock Esports also announced the farewell of MAVI from their PUBG Mobile roster.
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Krafton has been trying to relaunch PUBG Mobile in India for the last 8 months. Finally, they are coming back to India with a rebranded version of the game. They introduced new logo, teaser trailer and more announcements are on their way. Krafton also announced, “we have already prepared with esports plans, will be introducing new leagues and events exclusively for India region.