The much-awaited action game, ‘Fearless and United Guards’ or FAU-G, was finally launched on India’s 72nd Republic Day, January 26. The online multiplayer game developed by nCore games’ portrays the life of an Indian soldier serving at the border.
FAU-G has been compared to its rival PUBG, which was among the Chinese apps banned in India, citing threat to ‘sovereignty and integrity of India’. However, gamers enthusiastically waited for the launch of FAU-G.
Vishal Gondal, nCore Games CEO and co-founder, said that the first episode of the game is based on the Galwan Valley incident in Ladakh.
Post the launch, netizens took to social media to share their reviews. Soon the hashtag #FAUG started trending online as many posted clips from the game. Some also tweeted memes to compare the game and its features with PUBG.
Pubg to players right now : pic.twitter.com/ptU3I3NLJ2— hustlertweets (@AniketLanjewar5) January 26, 2021
Downloading FAU-G is just like downloading any other app from the Google Play Store. The game will be available on Play Store on 26th January, so this method will only work once the game is released.
- Go to Google Play Store
- Search for FAU-G and click on "FAU-G: Fearless and United Guards" by developer Studio nCore. Makes sure you check for the developer as there are many clones that might confuse you.
- From the FAU-G's Play Store listing page, locate and click on the Install button.
If you have already pre-registered for the game, you will be notified when the game goes live. Users who have selected the option to install the game as it gets available while pre-registering do not need to follow these steps. Users running Android OS version older than 8 may not be able to install the game.