PUBG developer PUBG Corp is popping its consideration to gameplay steadiness, now that model 1.zero is out the door.
The blue zone in PUBG is the mechanic that forces gamers to an ever-shrinking circle. How lengthy it takes for the zone to shrink, and the velocity of the motion are all components that have an effect on the pacing of the sport.
Getting caught exterior the blue depletes your well being, however generally you’re feeling such as you’re at all times chasing it solely to get shot within the again. As a end result, there are a lot of opinions about a few of the adjustments that would and must be made to a few of the blue zone’s values.
This is especially true within the mid-late sport section, since that is when it does probably the most injury. PUBG Corp is wanting into that, and has rolled out a brand new patch on check servers on PC that implements the primary set of adjustments.
According to the developer, the aim is to extra evenly steadiness the distribution of fight encounters in a match and reduce the factor of chaos. These adjustments are all experimental, after all, therefore the check server rollout.
Here’s what the adjustments are:
- Slightly decreased the ready time of the blue zones in mid-to-late section of a match
- Slightly decreased the shrinking velocity of the blue zones in mid-to-late section (In this section, blue zones will now transfer at a slower velocity and the journey time of blue zones has barely elevated attributable to this transformation)
- Slightly elevated the injury per second of the final blue zone
PUBG Corp plans to maintain the adjustments on check servers for “several days” and make changes the place essential. This is just the start, too, because the builders notes it’ll be making adjustments to different areas.