The much anticipated Free Fire OB28 update is just one step away. The new update is expected to bring several new changes, addition of character and pet alongside few new weapons. Players will not be able to acces game today due to Free Fire server maintenance time.
Free Fire is known for its unique features and additions. Nonetheless, the developers drop new events regularly along with periodic updates. The new Free Fire is OB28 is the buzz among the players right now and the update is launching today i.e, June 8.
Similar to all other previous updates, Free Fire servers will be taken down due to maintenance during which players are shown an error message while accessing the game. The error message reads:
“The Server Will be Ready Soon.”
Free Fire server maintenance time
The officials have claimed that the Free Fire servers will remain down for today i.e., on June 8 due to maintenance. The news was revealed on their official social media handles. Any player who access Free Fire during the mentioned time or the time when servers are down, are shown an error message – ” The server will be ready soon.” The social media post by the officials reads:
“Attention survivors! We will be having our game maintenance tomorrow. You know what that means - new features are coming! Please be noted that the game will close from 9:30am-6:00pm (IST) - during this time, you will not be able to enter the game. However, you will be able to play normally once you update after the game opens! Thank you for your patience and understanding.”
Garena has announced the timings of Servers for releasing the Free Fire OB28 update. As per the official’s statement, players will not be able to access the game during the maintenance periods the servers remain offline. The official times are as follows:
Beginning time: 9:30 AM IST (GMT +5:30) on June 8, 2021
End time: 6:00 PM IST (GMT +5.30) on June, 2021
During the above mentioned maintenance period, all players would not be able to access the game.
Why is Free Fire Showing Error Message?
The new OB28 update will be pushed to all global servers of Free Fire which includes India. When the update is pushed, the game servers will be taken down for the purpose of maintenance. The maintenance period is required for bringing the new update as well as its features. The maintenance period for the OB28 update will commence at 9:30 AM IST (GMT +5:30) today and will remain down until 6:00 PM IST (GMT +5:30).
During the above mentioned time, you cannot access the game as the servers will be down. The players who try to access the game will be shown an error message stating “The Server Will be Ready Soon.” You cannot bypass these server issues and hence there is no other way to play during the servers are under maintenance. Therefore, one has to wait until the servers are online and then you can play.
How to Download OB28 update of Free Fire?
- After the update launches in the evening, head to the Google Play store and searche for Free Fire.
- Upon opening it, there will an option called ‘Update’ and by clicking it the game will be updated and installed automatically.
- Make sure that you are connected to a stable internet connection
Similar to all other previous updates, Free Fire will provide its players free rewards for updating the game. The rewards of the OB28 update are:
- 2x Diamond Royale Vouchers
- 2x Weapon Royale Vouchers
The rewards are available as log-in rewards as part of the ‘Update for Rewards’ event. The event starts on June 9th at 4 AM IST and goes live up to June 14th at 3:59 AM IST.
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