PUBG Corporation has released and detailed Update 13.1 for PUBG: Battlegrounds. According to the team, this patch brings with it a series of updates to the recently released TAEGO map. Additionally, it includes the introduction of plane Emergency Landings at the start of some matches.
When flying players over the map, there are times when the plane engine will explode and will be forced to make an emergency landing. If players decide to not jump before the plane lands, they will start the match with 50 percent HP.
Here are also the key features of Update 13.1:
- New Ranked Season: Update 13.1 introduces a new ranked season, meaning all rewards earned during the Ranked Season 12 have been automatically added to players’ inventory. Ranked Season 13 will run for two months, similar to recent ranked seasons.
- Taego Tweaks: In addition to the aforementioned Secret Room, Taego has seen an increase in the number of Air Drops to ensure all players have a greater chance to acquire valuable loot.
- Sanhok Updates: Despite a full remaster in 2020, the team at PUBG Studios continues improving Sankhok. With 13.1, the map has seen the geography of the Northwest Island adjusted with small cliffs and rocks, providing cover for players moving across the shore.
- Map Rotation: With 13.1 Paramo has been replaced with Karakin in Normal Matches. The new map rotation for matches is the following:
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