An ideal yr for avid gamers and the gaming trade, 2020 was a turnaround for a lot of cellular avid gamers in India who centered on PUBG Cell. Probably the most in style video games in India till September final yr, the title was banned on privateness grounds, inflicting a large shift within the Indian cellular gaming scene.
The ban left many game-streamers within the nation with an absence of content material to submit on-line on their channels. Nevertheless, Ajay ‘ajjubhai94’, higher referred to as Complete Gaming, considered one of India’s largest YouTube recreation streamers, remained largely unaffected by the ban. The gamer reveals that one of many causes he didn’t ‘run out’ of content material was as a result of he tried new video games as nicely.
“Whereas it’s a must create a distinct segment by excelling at one recreation, avid gamers should be versatile and make investments a while in taking part in new video games as nicely,” Ajay explains.
Whereas some have been nonetheless utilizing unofficial strategies to run PUBG Cell submit the ban, a big chunk of PUBG gamers within the nation finally stopped utilizing the customarily advanced strategies to play the sport. This led to many just lately turned gaming fanatics take a look at different titles like Name of Obligation Cell and Garena Free Hearth.
“2020 was certainly an exceptional yr for gaming firms and avid gamers alike. Nevertheless, it did lay a troublesome highway for the gaming professionals and content material creators who have been solely taking part in PUBG,” he provides. “These avid gamers who have been solely taking part in PUBG not solely witnessed an enormous drop of their earnings/income after the app was banned in India but additionally discovered that they’ve to take a position their time in taking part in a number of video games.”
Ajay began his YouTube channel for gaming again in October 2018. Nevertheless, he wasn’t in a position to enterprise into PUBG Cell like many others. “I had seen many avid gamers taking part in PUBG on cellular, however proudly owning a telephone with restricted area, I couldn’t. That’s after I found Free Hearth which might simply be performed on my telephone,” Ajay defined, including that Free Hearth was the very first recreation the YouTuber ever performed.
Three years on, his Complete Gaming is considered one of India’s largest streamers on YouTube. With 23 million subscribers, Ajay is the primary Indian gamer to hit the three billion collective views mark. He largely streams on YouTube, the place the gamer claims he is ready to attain 10-12 instances extra viewership. “I at all times wished to create candid and entertaining gaming content material. I additionally wished to be accessible to a bigger viewers, and YouTube provided me precisely that,” he provides.
Ajay maintains a peaceable personal life away from YouTube fame by by no means revealing both his face or his full identify. Nevertheless, his success continues because the gamer additionally sometimes streams different video games moreover Free Hearth, a title he’s “emotionally hooked up” with. These embrace PC video games like Rockstar Video games’ GTA collection or Ubisoft’s Murderer’s Creed collection.
“Aside from Free Hearth, Minecraft and GTA (Grand Theft Auto) is one thing I get pleasure from taking part in. Whereas the audiences have been hooked to the Free Hearth collection that I play often, I’ve additionally acquired a fantastic response from them for my GTA movies,” Ajay provides.
Ajay provides that he additionally enjoys taking part in Murderer’s Creed Valhalla essentially the most. The YouTuber has additionally dubbed all the recreation from English to Hindi for his native audiences.
“My latest collection of Murderer’s Creed Valhalla is gaining an excellent response from the audiences. On this collection I’ve dubbed a complete English recreation to Hindi for my native audiences,” Ajay explains. “After all there have been plenty of plans, edits, sources, reworks and time & vitality which have gone in creating this collection, nevertheless it was all price it,” he provides.
The after-effects of the PUBG ban on the gaming neighborhood
Ajay mentions that he’d welcome the comeback of PUBG Cell within the nation so long as customers’ security and privateness will not be compromised.” However he’s fast so as to add how Free Hearth has taken the highlight for a lot of Indian cellular avid gamers.
“Free Hearth is extra well-known worldwide amongst the gaming neighborhood than PUBG Cell and Name of Obligation Cell. PUBG cellular does provide nice graphics, however placing that apart, I might say Free Hearth is extra accessible on a majority of cellular units and provides a greater person expertise. Due to this fact, it has a really various audience-set and is extensively identified amongst a selected group.” Ajay provides.
With Free Hearth being his best choice for recreation streaming, Ajay can also be not bothered by the rumours of a PUBG Cell comeback within the nation. “This information is making rounds for about two months now with no signal of it launching anytime quickly. I don’t need to look ahead to it, after which get upset whether it is delayed but once more, or not launched. Proper now, I simply need to concentrate on different video games,” Ajay says.