Hrithik’s character will appear under the name Jai, with the ability “Kills without changing bullets”
September 4, 2020 – Garena announces partnership with the Indian star to launch an Indian character, marking the combination of a world-class mobile game and one of the top stars of India.
The official name of the character Hrithik in the game will be called Jai, which is an opportunity for players to immerse themselves in their favorite character. Jai’s appearance in the game will bring the image of India to all other players around the globe.
Jai possesses passive skills: After defeating an opponent, the gun’s magazine will automatically recharge 10% -25% of the maximum. (limited to Rifles, Pistols, submachine guns).
“I’m thrilled and excited to be part of the Free Fire universe and my official avatar the team created is cool. I hope all players will love this unique experience.” – Hrithik Roshan shared.
Hrithik is an Indian actor famous for his incredible acting ability. He has played many leading roles in many Indian blockbuster films such as: Krrish series, Movie War, Super 30, Bang bang and many others.
Create localized play experience for players
This partnership builds on Garena’s efforts to entertain and engage the Free Fire community with a gaming experience tailored to the player’s preferences. Previously, Garena joined Indonesian martial artist and actor Joe Taslim and the world famous Brazilian DJ DJ Alok to create characters in the game.
“At Garena, we believe in the power of localization. Giving the gaming community the chance to experience the game as a famous Indian star, we reaffirm our commitment to creating The most memorable experiences for the global Free Fire community ” – sharing from Garena Production Director, Mr. Harold Teo.
Free Fire has become a large-scale global game with a record 100 million daily active players in Q2 2020. According to App Annie, Free Fire is ranked as a Battle Royale game with a lot of downloads. 3rd in the world on Google Play on Android platform and App Store on iOS platform during that peak period, and also the highest-grossing mobile game in both Latin America and Southeast Asia.