NEW FREE FIRE CHARACTER: JAI ARRIVED IN INDIA TODAY
Garena reveals Hrithik Roshan as the first playable Indian character from Free Fire after announcing a partnership with the star. The deal unites one of the most popular Battle Royale mobile phones in the world with one of India's biggest stars.
Named Jai , Hrithik's character will offer Indian Free Fire players the opportunity to play as one of their favorite heroes. The inclusion of Jai as a playable character also brings a new side of India to Free Fire players around the world.
Jai will have the Furious Reload ability; once an opponent is knocked down, the weapon's magazine is automatically reloaded to 25% of its capacity . The skill applies only to rifles, pistols and SMG .
"I'm thrilled to be part of the Free Fire universe and to have my official avatar, Jai, that the team created. It's really cool. I hope all players have a unique experience," said Hrithik Roshan .
Jai is the new free character
The new character Jai was released on Sunday (13) in India and players from the country will be able to collect the character for free at a welcome event of the star.
The event consists of logging in to win the Jai character and doing some missions to win your luxury package.
Here in Brazil, Jai should arrive later this week, Garena will bring more information this Monday (14).
About Hrithik Roshan
Hrithik is an award-winning Indian actor known for his incredible versatility. He starred in several highest grossing films in India, including the Krrish, War, Super 30 and Bang Bang series, among others.
This partnership builds on Garena's efforts to entertain and engage Free Fire communities with gaming experiences specifically tailored to their preferences. Garena had previously worked with the martial artist who became an actor, Joe Taslim, in Indonesia, and with DJ Alok , one of the most popular DJs in the world, in Brazil, introducing them as playable characters.
"At Garena, we believe in the strength of localized content. By offering the unique opportunity to play as one of India’s most recognized stars, we wanted to reaffirm our commitment to creating memorable experiences for our Free Fire communities around the world " , said Harold Teo, producer of Free Fire .
Free Fire became a great success on a global scale with a record of over 100 million daily active users in the 2nd quarter of 2020. According to App Annie, it was ranked as the 3rd most downloaded Battle Royale game globally in the app stores of the Google Play and iOS combined during that time.
Character Ability Jai
Jai's ability is called Furious Recharge , he will automatically reload the weapon whenever making kills, check out:
Furious Reload : take out an enemy with any weapon and your cartridge will automatically reload with a certain percentage of its capacity.
Jai Free Fire Skill
When killing an enemy, the weapon's cartridge automatically recharges 10% of its capacity.
When killing an enemy, the weapon's cartridge automatically recharges 13% of its capacity.
When killing an enemy, the weapon's cartridge automatically recharges 16% of its capacity.
Upon killing an enemy, the weapon's cartridge automatically recharges 19% of its capacity.
Upon killing an enemy, the weapon's cartridge automatically recharges 22% of its capacity.
When killing an enemy, the weapon's cartridge automatically recharges 25% of its capacity.
That is, at each kill, Jai will automatically reload the weapon, but not the full cartridge, this will depend on the character's level.