PC Update 6.2 – Now on the Test server

Season 6 is in full-swing! Best hope the depth and explosive gameplay of Karakin has you prepared for our latest heart-pumping, continuous motion recreation mode- Team Deathmatch

Season 6 is in full-swing! Best hope the depth and explosive gameplay of Karakin has you prepared for our latest heart-pumping, continuous motion recreation mode- Team Deathmatch. PUBG LABS can also be returning with the subsequent iteration of our Skill-Based Rating check, with adjustments based mostly on suggestions obtained fro mthe first check.

We’re making some a lot wanted and infrequently requested adjustments to throwables. Extra-attention has been paid to Frag Grenades, which might be seeing change decreasing their general power.

Read on for extra particulars!

TEAM DEATHMATCH

The long-requested Team Deathmatch mode has now arrived! Intense 8v8 FPP fights on 7 totally different battlefields pulled out of your favourite maps. TDM options basic PUBG gunplay and mechanics with all the enjoyable and motion of respawning again into the struggle. The enhance gauge capabilities in a different way in TDM and fills by scoring kills and assists, restoring your well being after you haven’t obtained harm for five seconds.

The group with the most kills in 10 minutes, or the first to succeed in 50 kills wins the spherical, with 2 spherical wins securing the match victory.

Game mode overview:

eight vs eight
FPP solely
Weapon Spawn Kits
Respawns
No knockdowns
No pleasant hearth

Read extra particulars on the introduction of Team Deathmatch right here.

Jump into TDM by the new Arcade part of the menu.

Gameplay

Grenade Changes

Frag Grenades

Vests now mitigate harm obtained from Frag Grenades, however vest sturdiness isn’t decreased when taking harm from Frags.

Damage mitigation quantity relies on the stage of vest worn by the participant, with the similar % discount as for bullet harm.

Frags will deal 20% much less harm to inclined gamers.
Item weight elevated by 50%.

Each Frag Grenade now takes 27 stock capability, up from 18.

Pulling the pin of a Frag is now louder and audible from additional away.

Smoke Grenades

Decreased fuse time from three seconds to 1 second.

Stun Grenades

Increased oblique hit impact radius

Up to six.5m, from 5.5m.

Ringing sound now impacts gamers by partitions

This matches the Frag Grenade mechanic, though the affect results a smaller radius.

Added slight digital camera shake to gamers close to the explosion.
Default fuse time mechanic:

Stuns now explode zero.7 sec after first affect, or after fuse timer runs out, whichever comes first.
Fuse time with out cooking has been elevated to five sec.

2.5 second fuse timer when cooking the stun stays unchanged.

Molotov Cocktail

Increased the pace at which hearth spreads by 50%.
Fire can now unfold barely additional, with an elevated harm radius.
Changed the means hearth spreads round objects. Fire will now extra persistently attain the again facet of objects (particularly skinny objects like bushes).
Re-introduced direct harm whereas standing in hearth, in extra to current harm over time.

Players in hearth will now take an extra 10 harm per second

Fire now reaches greater and needs to be obstructed much less by small objects.

Frag and Stun Grade visible results have additionally been up to date, alongside a extra life like Frag Grenade sound

Right Peeking/Leaning

Historically, when shifting to the proper round objects in PUBG (with out peeking/leaning), a lot much less of your character was proven than in case you moved out to the left. This not too long ago obtained elevated visibility in the neighborhood, resulting in gamers utilizing this mechanic to their benefit extra typically, which has led to some frustration.

This mechanic is intently tied to the elementary design of the PUBG gunplay system, making it troublesome to resolve the difficulty utterly with out potential hostile adjustments to the really feel of PUBG gunplay.

With that stated, as we introduced earlier this month in response to neighborhood concern, we’ll be making a change on this patch to scale back the benefit gained when peering at your opponent from the proper facet of objects, by exposing extra of the participant mannequin.

Players viewing their opponent from the proper facet of objects will now have extra of their physique uncovered

Player’s head will lean barely extra in direction of the scope when ADS, in order that character’s head is extra uncovered
Made changes to some weapons to have characters physique be extra uncovered when peering to the proper of objects

We will proceed to observe neighborhood suggestions relating to this alteration.

Karakin Changes

Just a few weeks in the past, we applied a loot adjustment for Karakin based mostly on participant suggestions. Since then we’ve been monitoring video games to find out if any additional adjustment must be made and a pair issues have stood out to us. First, therapeutic gadgets are nonetheless a bit too arduous to search out for a way steadily persons are combating. Second, Snipers and DMRs are actually robust on Karakin.

We’re going to strive an up to date loot setting that may improve meds, whereas decreasing bandages, SRs, DMRs, and the Win94. We know a lot of you favor these weapons on Karakin, however we really feel that Karakin wants a bit extra threat for the reward of those weapons. To assist mitigate this adjustment a bit, we’re including the G36C and MP5K to Karakin as requested by a lot of you when Vikendi began its trip. Also, we have now adjusted the care bundle airplane pace to maneuver quicker throughout the island.

Of course, your suggestions is important right here. Try out the new settings and tell us how every part feels. Is it value it so that you can spend extra time looking to get that SLR? Do matches really feel extra aggressive with out as many lengthy vary weapons? Let us know so we are able to proceed to regulate!

G36C and MP5K have been added to Karakin
Spawn charge of First Aid Kits and enhance gadgets have been elevated
Spawn charge of bandages has been decreased
Spawn charge of DMR, SR and Win94 on Karakin has been decreased
Increased care bundle airplane pace to maneuver quicker throughout the island

Adjusted Blue Zone results

Distortion impact has been eliminated
Altered impact the place the Blue Zone meets the floor, to extra clearly establish the Blue Zone edge
Lowered the prime wall of the Blue Zone
Updated visible shaders
Effects will turn out to be extra intense as phases progress
Changed sounds for getting into and exiting the Blue Zone
Low quantity buzzing sound can now be heard whereas inside 10~15m from Blue Zone

This ought to assist gamers establish when the Blue Zone is getting shut

Blood Effects Visibility Improvement

Increased blood colour saturation over distance for higher visibility
Added distance scaling to blood results

Parachute ‘Follow’ Feature

Added parachute comply with characteristic to assist teammates land collectively

During the pre-match countdown, comply with UI might be proven at the backside left of the display.
Open the map to pick a teammate to comply with.
You can nonetheless choose a teammate to comply with up till exiting the airplane.
After choosing a teammate to comply with, you’ll be able to cancel on the map display, or additionally by holding F whereas in the airplane, or whereas actively following a participant in your parachute.
If you’re obstructed by terrain or an object, your comply with might be cancelled.

PUBG LABS / Skill Based Rating Test

LABS: Skill Based Rating – Second Test

A giant thanks to all the gamers who checked out PUBG Labs and took half in the first check earlier this yr! We’ve poured by all of your suggestions and different information from the check and have made the following adjustments:

Players might want to full 5 placement matches to earn a rank in the new check.

The highest preliminary placement rank is Platinum four (2600 RP).

The general algorithm used has been tuned based mostly on information and suggestions from the first check.
Assists now affect your ranking.

Assists are thought-about to be the similar worth as Kills for the objective of RP good points and losses.

Any kills ensuing from pleasant hearth will rely as damaging kills
The most quantity of RP that may be gained or misplaced after a match is now dynamic per tier, with decrease tiers having a bigger cap than greater tiers.
The anticipated efficiency of gamers in the Master tier will now improve at each 100 RP above 3500, making it rather more troublesome to climb in Master tier the greater a participant rises
The highest RP a participant can attain is now 5000.

Test Duration (reside server):

Start: February 19th, 2020 @ 9:30 AM KST / February 18th, 2020 @ 7:30 PM EST (after upkeep)
End: March 4th, 2020 @ 5:00 AM KST / three:00 PM EST

Survey Duration:

The suggestions survey might be reside for 1 week after the check is over for gamers to go away suggestions on their expertise.
Start: March 4th, 2020 @ three:00 PM EST / 5:00 AM KST March fifth, 2020
End: March 11th, 2020 @ three:00 PM EST / 5:00 AM KST March 12th, 2020

UI/UX

Friends List UI enchancment

Visual enchancment on pals record has been made

A brand new icon to tell apart on/offline state has been added
Improved ID search button UI
Leave group button has been relocated to the group tab

Button options which have been offered in icons at the moment are obtainable in the context menu on the left

Hover the mouse cursor on the ID to deliver the context menu
INVITE, FOLLOW/UNFOLLOW, PROFILE, KICK capabilities can be utilized on the context menu

Online customers are listed on the prime and offline customers are listed individually on the foldable record
Slots in the Team tab are separated into four slots. Slots are activated accordingly to chose recreation mode (Solo/Duo/Squad)
Host participant might be displayed with a star on the prime left of the ID
Invite button has been added on the Career web page
Key information textual content displayed on the beginning island has been modified

It might be displayed in nouns similar to different choices which haven’t any direct impact on the recreation play (Map, Mission List, Inventory and many others.)
Alt+Okay: Toggle Key Hint → Alt+Okay: On-Screen Key Guide

Added brightness adjustment for Karakin

Performance

Performance has been improved with extra WorldOriginShift optimizations.

Custom Match & Observer

Custom match

Erangel basic has been eliminated

Observing UI sprucing

Adjusted the sidearm weapon slot in the identify format UI to have weapon icon centered
Made high-quality grid changes on the all areas of identify format UI
Default sample of group quantity (brand) space has been modified

This sample is displayed when not utilizing the brand. Fixed the sample space in order that stripe sample is displayed correctly on trapezoidal form.
Relevant UIs are participant record, identify format and group record

World

PGC 2019 champions and new contents have been added to the corridor of fame, Erangel.

Picture of PGC 2019 champions, Gen.G and 2019 PGC panorama has been added
PGI key artwork insignia/banner has been deleted. Gen.G insignia/banner has been added on totally different location
Added posters of world occasions (PAI, PNC, PGC) run by PUBG in 2019
PGI 2018 FPP champion, OMG’s graffiti has been eliminated and changed with 2019 champ, Gen.G
PGI 2018(OMG, Gen.G gold), PGC 2019 Champion’s (Gen.G) uniform has been added
The names of champions on the molding has been deleted
PGC 2019 trophy has been added

Skin & Items

Store gross sales (Sales interval 2/19~three/19)

CHEERLEADER SET, 5 gadgets
BADLANDS LEISURE SET, four gadgets

Improved parachute backpack mannequin design

Improved backpack design might be utilized to all parachute skins

Survivor Pass: Shakedown

The 2nd monitor of Survivor Pass missions has been unlocked, together with 6 new Karakin unique missions! Please notice that new missions might be unlocked after the Live server replace!

Detailed record of missions

Survive for greater than three minutes in Karakin
Destroy 2 destructible partitions with sticky bombs
Survive 2 instances in the Black Zone
Drop right into a named location on Karakin
Deal whole quantity of 100 harm by penetrable partitions
Get a kill by a penetrable wall

Mastery

Weapon Mastery Balancing
Early ranges of Weapon Mastery now require much less XP to earn. As a results of this alteration, gamers could discover that a few of their Weapon Mastery ranges are barely greater than earlier than.
Due to a technical difficulty, the PUBG ID characteristic has been briefly disabled.

Replay System

Replays from earlier updates are no-longer playable, as the replay system has been up to date

Bug Fixes

Gameplay

Resolved difficulty which allowed a gamers breath gauge to immediately get well in sure conditions when popping out of the water
Resolved difficulty that prevented gamers from being moved to their appropriate spawn location when vaulting at match begin in War Mode utilizing floor respawn
Resolved difficulty with participant loss of life containers blocking grenade harm
Resolved difficulty with care packages not blocking grenade harm
Resolved difficulty with the headshot blood results blocking imaginative and prescient in FPP
Resolved difficulty which stopping therapeutic/enhance merchandise animations from taking part in when spamming the use hotkey

World

Resolved difficulty of some object edges changing into clear when near the blue zone
Minor map bug fixes on Erangel and Karakin

Skins & Items

When a feminine character carrying Rapture Squad Gloves with tattoo sleeve, wrist appears clear
Visual difficulty with character mannequin’s arm when carrying the Tenebres Combat Vest

UI//UX

Fixed difficulty in replays which might forestall sure gamers from being displayed on the minimap
Fixed difficulty in replays which might show incorrect grid sizes on some maps

Sound

Reduced quantity of Sticky Bomb sound results, as they have been louder than meant

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