Battlegrounds Mobile India adds parental controls via OTP for minors — here’s how it works

New Delhi: South Korean game developer Crafton has launched a new initiative for Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) that will enable a new level of parental controls through time limits and OTP confirmations.

The ‘Game Responsible’ initiative will also show warning messages along with brake reminders, game limits and more. ,Also read: Garena Free Fire November 26 Codes: Here’s How To Redeem Free Rewards,

“Every player under the age of 18 is required to register a parent or guardian before starting play for the first time. An OTP will be sent to the registered person’s number, after which the minor will be allowed to play the game.” ” The company said in a statement.

Some games can be intense and deprive players of time.

However, with timely break-time reminders, the developer has ensured that the players get the required downtime.

These reminders will help them look above their game and get back to real life, maintaining a healthy sports-life balance.

In addition, players under the age of 18 must not engage in more than 3 hours of gaming per day, with strict gameplay limits. This automatically helps them treat gaming as an activity to be done in moderation.

The brand has also set an in-game daily spending limit of Rs 7,000 which automatically deters them from overspending and playing more.

Crafton recently announced that it has removed 2.5 million accounts in just one month to eliminate fraud on Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI).

Since the last announcement, between October 1 and November 10, Crafton has banned 25,19,692 accounts permanently and 7,06,319 temporarily.

“The company has cleaned up most of the cheaters in the game, making BGMI a more fun experience, and will continue to take the necessary steps to keep BGMI fair and fun,” the company claimed.

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