The popular gaming app PUBG has been banned by the government of India

The game has gained a massive following in India from players of all ages

Two of PUBG's alternatives - Rules of Survival and Knives Out - developed by China-based NetEase games have also been banned by the government.

Here are 5 alternatives to PUBG you can try:

1. Fortnite

Fortnite puts players in an open-world environment to battle amongst other players or characters within the world itself

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2. Free Fire

Free Fire is a survival shooter game. Much like PUBG, players enter a battlefield and the last player standing is the winner

3. Last Day on Earth

Set in a post apocalyptic world full of zombies, your survival is in your own hands in a world which is now alien to humans

4. Black Survival

This game features 20-minute long survival battles wherein 10 players land on a deserted island and fight in order to survive

5. Call of Duty: Mobile

The mobile version of Call of Duty has been given serious competition to PUBG. Just like PUBG Mobile, 100 players jump on to a familiar battlefield with identifiable guns and characters