PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is due for an enormous replace tomorrow that’s bringing, amongst different issues, Miramar to Xbox One.
Miramar has in fact been in testing for some time, and PUBG gamers on Xbox One have been making an attempt out completely different iterations of the map over the previous few weeks, however it’s now prepared for a wider rollout.
At midnight PDT, 3am ET right this moment and 8am BST on Might 24, the sport’s Might patch will likely be launched. Exterior of the map itself, the replace comes with one other batch of efficiency optimisations.
Because of a brand new “predictive-based loading system”, map loading ought to be sooner and extra optimised. This could eradicate circumstances the place gamers land earlier than buildings have loaded in, which causes gamers to get caught on objects which have but to load.
PUBG Corp. mentioned that system will likely be simpler as time goes on, and the extra “information is amassed”. Throughout testing, round 1,500 bugs have been reported, and the developer used this information to not solely make the Might patch bug-free, but additionally enhance future patches.
Lastly, the Might replace provides many options PC gamers have had for some time, equivalent to improved scope rendering, the emote system, and the final UI updates within the foyer and essential menu.
Listed below are all the adjustments:
Optimisation and stabilisation
- Each Miramar and Erangel have considerably improved general recreation efficiency on the Xbox One/S/X and stability has additionally been improved.
- Optimisation and stabilisation continues to be the dev staff’s high precedence. Our purpose is to ship fixed enhancements.
- The free-fall and parachuting course of has been optimized, resulting in efficiency enhancements through the preliminary phases of every recreation.
- The world loading course of has been optimized, permitting buildings and their interiors to load concurrently and lowering the general rendering time.
- The dealing with of sources for unseen close by characters’ actions has been optimized to enhance efficiency of the sport.
- Dealing with sources of equipping and unequipping objects of unseen close by characters have been optimized to enhance efficiency through the early recreation and to scale back the chance of crashes
- Character stock loading has been optimized, bettering response time when opening stock and lowering crashing.
- Unoccupied autos/boats have been optimized to extend the general efficiency of the sport.
- Emotes have been added. Emote UI will present up if you happen to press the LB+RB buttons on the identical time. Select an emote with the suitable analog stick and press down with the R stick to make use of the chosen emote.
- Scopes have been modified to be extra real looking
- Expanded all scopes’ area of view
- Added a parallax impact when shifting weapons rapidly whereas ADS
- Added vignetting (darker edges), chromatic aberration (colour distinction brought on by gentle refraction), and a distortion impact on the sting of scopes
- Intention acceleration can now be turned off in settings.
- Setting menu has been specifically improved for Xbox platform.
- Colorblind mode and different modes that would assist the gameplay have been added.
- We’ve eliminated the grenade’s knockback impact for participant characters when dealing non-lethal harm (if gamers are killed by a grenade, they’ll nonetheless be knocked again)
- Added new grenade hit results and animations
- ‘Key legends’ operate has been added for gameplay controls. It may be turned off in settings.
- Foyer loading display is now extra clear.
- Matchmaking will be began within the PLAY menu after choosing the sport mode.
- Map choice will likely be added quickly
- Matchmaking UI has been improved, permitting extra nice entrance into the sport.
- REWARDS menu has been modified to STORE menu.
- Go to CRATES in STORE menu to get crates.
- Go to MY ITEMS in STORE menu to open the crates you obtained.
- Sport choice settings can now be popped up.
- Leaderboard show methodology has been modified, permitting customers beneath sure ranks to see their ranks in proportion.
- Foyer UI general has been improved.
- Fastened a problem inflicting punching to decelerate motion whereas sprinting
- In spectator mode, water sounds generally inappropriately continued after altering perspective. This has now been fastened
- When getting ready to throw grenades, the projection visualization now not inappropriately penetrates by means of objects
- Now you can freelook whereas routinely swimming ahead in water
- Sights ought to now not change into blocked whereas in ADS place after attaching high-magnification scopes
- Fastened a problem stopping some teammates’ map markers from displaying on the compass
- Fastened some issues stopping interacting pop-ups from functioning correctly in sure conditions
- Fastened the issue stopping gamers from altering seats in autos
- Fastened the issue whereby turning off BGM within the foyer setting window didn’t work
- There was a bug inflicting gamers to generally get caught in a leaning place (brought on by going inclined whereas leaning). That is now fastened.