In the absence of PUBG Mobile India, Garena’s Free Fire game has become a hit among gamers. It is currently ranked among the best games on Google Play Store and App Store, with ratings of 4.3 and 3.9 out of 5 respectively. On top of that, according to reports, the Free Fire game has been the most downloaded game in the world for two consecutive years. If, like me, you’ve also lived under rocks and haven’t heard of the game yet, here’s an article to get you started. Read on to find out about Garena Free Fire gameplay, how to download the game to your device including PC, and a step-by-step guide on how to redeem Free Fire game codes, among others.
Garena is a Singaporean online game developer and publisher. The current CEO of the company is Forrest Li, who is also the founder of the company. Li was born in China, but currently resides in Singapore.
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Garena Free Fire gameplay
Garena’s Free Fire is an online battle royal game where players enter a battlefield in search of weapons and equipment to kill their opponents. When players join the game, they are forced to jump from a plane that is flying over an island. Players are free to choose their starting position, pick up weapons and supplies to extend their life in battle. The safe zone on the map continues to shrink over time, directing surviving players to smaller areas to force encounters. It’s kind of like PUBG and the last man standing is a winner. However, Free Fire has faster gameplay with 50 players instead of 100. A single game of Free Fire can last around 10 to 15 minutes.
You can play solo or with a team in the Free Fire game using a range of weapons including grenades, bat, sword, scythe, machete, and firearms such as snipers, a pistol, an SMG and an LMG, among others.
Garena Free Fire game download
Free Fire developer and publisher Garena Studios has so far only released the game for PlayStation, Android mobile phones, and iPhones. The game is completely free to download, with some in-app purchases. Android and iPhone users can head to their Google play store and App Store to download the game to their device. System requirements for Free Fire game for mobile phones are as follows: minimum 1GB RAM, 680MB storage and Android 4.0 / iOS 8.0 or higher operating system. There are also downloads in the app whenever the app receives updates.
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Garena Free Fire apk game for Jio Phone
Although the Free Fire game is a mobile application, it is simply not available for Jio Phone users yet. As you may know, the handset is running Kai OS instead of Android and does not meet the system requirements of the game. However, the Garena Free Fire game apk for Jio phone that has been doing the trick is either fake or malicious software. We recommend that you do not fall into the trap of the apk as it can give hackers and online thieves access to your data.
Garena Free Fire game on Windows
There is no PC version of the game yet. However, you can still download the Free Fire game on Windows and Mac laptop / PC. This will require all compatible Android emulators that can mirror smartphone apps to PC. Here is a list of some of the best Android emulators:
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Garena Free Fire Game Codes
The Free Fire game features a wide assortment of exclusive items, including skins, costumes, guns, emotes, characters and more, which can be purchased through Diamond in-game currency. However, the items are generally quite expensive and require a lot of diamonds. The Free Fire Game Redemption Codes are the workaround for players to purchase these items for free. From time to time, game developer Garena posts an exclusive redemption code for players on its social media platforms and via a live stream. You can collect these codes to purchase in-game items such as skins, weapons, and upgraded characters, without depleting the diamond.
However, it is important to note that Free Fire redemption codes have an expiration date. Additionally, the developer creates these redeem codes for players from a specific region or server (s), which means players from other regions cannot redeem them.
Key points of the free Fire redemption code
- Free Fire Redemption code has 12 characters consisting of uppercase letters and numbers
- Items you get by redeeming codes appear in the game vault tab
- Redemption code offers such as gold or diamonds will automatically be added to players’ accounts.
- All codes come with an expiration date. No expired code can be used.
- Additionally, you will not be able to redeem your rewards with guest accounts.
How to use the Free Fire code
- To redeem Free Fire codes, visit https://reward.ff.garena.com/en – the official rewards exchange site
- Log in to Free Fire accounts using one of the following methods: Facebook, Google, VK, Twitter, Apple ID or Huawei ID
- Enter the redemption code in the text field and press the “Confirm” button
- After successful redemption, the rewards will be credited to your account within 24 hours
As noted above, redemption codes can be collected through the Garena Free Fire social media platform and streamed live.
Garena Free Fire Game Refills
You can also reload the “diamonds” on the Garena Free Fire game to purchase items. This can be done through a special reload event such as the ongoing Midnight Samurai, the in-game store, and third-party websites such as Game Khareedo and Codashop.
The Free Fire Game Diamond prizes are as follows:
- 50 diamonds for Rs 40
- 100 diamonds for Rs 80
- 310 diamonds for Rs 240
- 520 diamonds for Rs 400
- 1060 diamonds for Rs 800
- 2180 diamonds for Rs 1000
- 5600 diamonds for Rs 4000
Garena Free Fire hacks
There are reports of several third-party Garena Free Fire hacks and using any of them could get you banned, in which case you will lose all of your in-game diamonds and the money spent on points. The gamemaker describes “the use of unauthorized third-party programs that are not published by Garena”, as well as modification tools “to use functions that do not exist on the official game” as cheating.