Playing a spherical of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is already an intense, pulse-racing expertise — and it is about to worsen. Or higher. Really, it relies on how a lot you take pleasure in being wired.
Today, the sport’s improvement workforce gave gamers a peek on the PUBG 2018 road map — which features a new, smaller map particularly designed to create extra intense, quicker paced battle royale expertise. Basically, the sport will nonetheless be a deathmatch between 100 gamers, every determined to outlive, however now that mass of gamers will likely be preventing it out in an enviornment about half the dimensions of the default map: an small island with simply four sq. kilometers of area. There’s additionally at the least yet another massive, 8×8 map on the way in which, too.
That’s not all. Developers say they will be altering how the sport sounds later within the 12 months. Vehicles may have extra suspension and skidding noise — and even participant motion goes to alter based mostly on what sort of gear you are carrying, which may dramatically impression how straightforward it’s to cover from different gamers. Not sufficient? Fine: Firefights are going to get extra intense too. The workforce is engaged on a brand new ballistic system that may add limb and automobile bullet penetration.
In addition to gameplay tweaks, the builders say they will be testing achievements, in-game buddies lists and squad voice chat — and participant emotes may even be hitting the check servers quickly.
Those are the large bulletins, however this publish is certainly not exhaustive. Check out the corporate’s official announcement for a extra full have a look at the sport’s 2018 highway map. Either means, it is wanting like a.