The popular battle royale game, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), is set to receive a new update, version 23.1, which includes a new map, season, and other exciting features. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the PUBG 23.1 update release date, Season 23, and the new Deston Map.
PUBG 23.1 Update Release Date and Live Maintenance Schedule
According to the official website, the PUBG 23.1 update will be released on April 11th for PC players and April 19th for console players. However, the times are subject to change, so players are advised to check the official website regularly for updates.
Changes to Ranked Mode in Season 23: Rewards, Medals, and More
PUBG 23.1 update marks the beginning of season 23, which brings in exciting new rewards and features. Players will receive rewards based on their final tiers from the previous season, such as PUBG ID emblems, parachute skins, and animated emblems. Moreover, the leaderboard will reset after the Live Server maintenance, and players can check their final tier from the previous season through their Career page.
All About PUBG’s Deston Map
One of the most significant additions in the PUBG update 23.1 is the Deston map. The map features a total of 64 players, and the weather is always sunny, which is a nice change from the other maps. However, the Red Zone, Security Keys, and Tactical Gear will not be available on this map.
Fixed vehicle spawn spots have been added, and players can use the O12 and MP9 weapons. The map introduces new challenges and opportunities for players, and it will be interesting to see how players adapt to the new map.
PUBG Update 23.1 Items: BZ Grenades, Folded Shields, and Motor Gliders
The PUBG 23.1 update also introduces new items to the game, such as BZ Grenades, Folded Shields, Emergency Pickups, and Motor Gliders. BZ Grenades have been added to Taego and Deston, and they can be used to stun and disorient enemies.
Folded Shields have been added to all maps, and they provide temporary cover to players. Emergency Pickups have been added to Erangel, Miramar, and Taego, and they provide players with a chance to recover their health quickly. Finally, Motor Gliders have been added to Taego and Deston, and they allow players to travel around the map quickly.
Final Thoughts on PUBG’s Latest Update and What to Expect
PUBG 23.1 update is set to be an exciting update for players worldwide. With the introduction of season 23, the Deston map, and new items, players will have more opportunities to explore and enjoy the game.
The new update goes live on April 11th for PC players and April 19th for console players, and players are encouraged to check the official website for more information. Overall, PUBG 23.1 update promises to be a great update for fans of the game, and we can’t wait to see what’s in store for us in the future.