The subsequent spherical of testing for patch 1.zero of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds will deliver us the desert map, playable for the primary time.
Although the brand new PUBG map has been within the information for months, this upcoming take a look at spherical will function a publicly playable construct of the map. The desert map not solely brings a brand new atmosphere with a very totally different format to the sport, it’ll additionally include weapons not discovered within the present map.
We’ve had a take a look at the sawed-off shotgun earlier than, and due to a brand new tweet from the sport’s official account, we all know that there’s going to be not less than one new automobile out there solely within the desert map.
The first official take a look at the pickup truck was shared earlier, however we’ve really recognized about it for some time, due to datamining of the 1.0 test patch. Now that it’s been confirmed for the desert map, it makes extra sense.
It’s not clear if the truck has room for greater than two gamers, although it could be cool if two others can bounce within the again. They’re going to be uncovered, but it surely could possibly be enjoyable nonetheless.
The subsequent take a look at patch, the one with the desert map, doesn’t but have a launch date. We do know, although, that this Thursday’s Game Awards show will function the primary ever gameplay footage of the map.