The release of BGMI 2.0 provided gamers with an abundance of new content and features. From the official release of the Livik map to including emergency support in other classic style types and balancing the shotgun, the patch has covered several bases to provide an enjoyable experience.
The new version became available for download on May 13, 2022, and players can download it directly from their respective stores. Users who haven’t downloaded most 2.0 updates lose a great experience and can’t queue with other users on the latest client.
Steps to Download BGMI 2.0 Update via Official Website
The BGMI 2.0 update is now available for all users. Players can follow the steps given below to download or update the latest version from the official website.
Step 1: Players can open the Battlegrounds Mobile India website on any web browser of their choice. They can take advantage of this link to visit the page directly.
2nd step: After landing on the said webpage, they will find the download buttons for Android and iOS platforms. They can click on the corresponding button to be redirected directly to their respective shops.
Step 3: Once users are redirected to Apple App Store or Google Play Store, they can download or update to the latest version.
The size of the update varies between 300 and 400 MB. However, this number may change depending on the players and devices used. Therefore, users should ensure that sufficient storage space is accessible on the device.
Step 4: Thereafter, players can open and enjoy the new features added in the latest iteration of the game.
Update warning for Android 12 device users
Developers have warned BGMI players when entering update 2.0 on a device running Android version 12. They will face an error and when players click to retry, resources will be restored.
Players again need to download new resources. Once the download is complete, players can normally play the Battle Royale title.
Key Changes in the BGMI 2.0 Update
Here are some of the main inclusions of the new 2.0 update:
- Official launch of Livik with new UTV vehicle, XT weapons, abseil tower, special airdrop and interactive areas
- Social Update – New Soccer Minigame in Cheer Park
- Metro Royale with M63 weapon
- Emergency pickup in the Erangel and Miramar map, helping players get out of the area quickly
- Shotgun rebalanced to provide a better experience
Players can read the detailed patch notes for the update here.