The beta version of PUBG Mobile Beta 0.14.0 update released a while back and the patch notes leaked. According to the patch notes that BGR India had come across, the new update will make the game lighter than before. Tencent Games has regularly released the beta versions of the major updates early to test them. This time the devs are doing the same. Rework done to Mode Selection UI, Daily Missions. New player vs player zombie mode added, called ‘Infection Mode’. Players will become zombies and hunt other players. There have been changes to the EvoGround as well. Some achievements now have Level V rewards.
And now a new tweet from the developers confirm that the PUBG Mobile 0.14.0 update is coming to the main PUBG Mobile servers tomorrow. The tweet mentions that the servers will be down for maintenance from 5.30 AM on August 13 to 9.30 AM. Here’s what we know of the upcoming update from the patch notes.
PUBG Mobile Beta 0.14.0: Patch notes
Mode Selection UI adjusted:
a. Added tier information in Classic
b. Matchmaking and Settings are now on the same page
c. Visual effects improved
Daily Mission redesigned:
(Not available on the test server yet, some missions can not switch perspective now, and there is a temporary key for the test)
a. The number of Daily Missions are reduced and rewards have been adjusted;
b. Daily Missions, other than the login mission, are released randomly. If players are not satisfied with their current Daily Missions, they can switch to other random missions in the mission pool up to three times a day.
New Feature: Infection Mode
This is an asymmetric PVP mode. After the match starts, players are randomly divided into Zombies and Defenders. While Defenders can use firearms, Zombies can only use melee attacks and abilities with cooldown time.
Zombies can be revived after being defeated by Defenders, while Defenders will be turned into Zombies after being killed by Zombies. If all Defenders are infected, zombies win; if even just 1 Defender survives, then the Defenders win.
a. Each player gets a character at the beginning.
b. Characters start with one skill that is only effective within EvoGround.
c. Characters can be customized with outfits, voices, emotes and MVP emotes.
d. Level up the characters and collect progress rewards by playing with them in any mode to earn EXP.
Level V and rewards added for some achievements:
Battle-Hardened V: Reach Ace.
Fun Times V: Complete 800 matches in Arcade.
Classic Lover V: Complete 1000 matches in Classic.
Evo Tactician I-V: Complete 5/20/50/100/200 matches in EvoGround.
Perseverance V: Log in consecutively for 60 days.
Assault Mastery V: Kill 2000 enemies with Assault Rifles.
Sniper Mastery V: Kill 1000 enemies with Sniper Rifles.
Shotgun Mastery V: Kill 1000 enemies with Shotguns.
SMG Mastery V: Kill 2000 enemies with SMG.
Melee Mastery V: Kill 200 enemies with Melee.
Pistol Mastery V: Kill 200 enemies with Pistols.
Deathbringer V: Kill 2000 enemies.
Skull Collector V: 200 Kill enemies with headshots.
Field Medic V: Revive teammates 500 times.
Predator V: Kill 20 enemies in a single Classic match.
Chicken Bucket V: Win 50 matches.
PUBG Elite V: Earn 555 SSS rating
Epic Find V: Earn 100 different permanent outfits(Legendary).
Mythic Fashion I-V: Earn 1/5/10/20/50 different permanent outfits(Mythic).
Social Butterfly V: Reach 120 in-game friends.
Brothers in Arms V: Team up with friends 1000 times.
Santa Claus V: Gift an item to a friend 100 times.
Center of Attention V: Earn 600 LIKEs.
Happy Training V: Complete 1000 Clan Trainings.
Shopaholic V: Spend 1000000BP.
Perfectionist V: Reach the highest Royale Pass rank for 6 seasons in a row.
Bounty Hunter V: Complete 1000 Royale Pass missions.
Open Sesame V: Open 100 Royale Pass Elite Crates.
Unique Destiny: Earn 6000 Achievement points.
Battlefield Veteran I-III:
Complete any 2/4/6 of the following achievements:
Assault Mastery V, Sniper Mastery V, Shotgun Mastery V, SMG Mastery V, Melee Mastery V, Pistol Mastery V.
Improvements and Bug Fixes
Inventory interaction UI adjusted
a. Non-inventory UI functions blocked in Inventory
b. Expanded the item display area
c. Simplified the editing of emotes
d. Improved the selection logic for firearms and vehicles
e. Players can now choose to show the helmets and backpacks in the main menu
f. Added new zoom feature to zoom in on the character when viewing firearms, hats, glasses, face accessories and backpacks
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After the update, if the outfit being previewed is in conflict with the currently equipped outfit, the current outfit will be unequipped to make sure the previewed outfit displays correctly.