Bluehole Inc also want to release a version of test servers to the Xbox One, something that will no doubt please fans. This will help players decide on a spot to parachute to before even getting on the plane, and more easily coordinate with teammates. This penetration system works for the head, torso, and waist only. The specifics are unclear at this point although it has been confirmed reducing graphics will result in a more stable performance. Nico: Test and Certification run in parallel and are mutually exclusive. There was also no way to tell whether shots were coming from above or below. Combined with the dozens of bug fixes listed above, there should be a perceptible sense of improvement.
These missions are not tracked automatically in-game, so players will need to track their progress manually. Your equipped weapon affects both your sprinting speed and your running normal movement speed. And sway is now more pronounced when holding your breath. Currently, players only move in 8 directions 45 degrees between each direction. A message will alert players when this is happening and to expect higher ping than local servers.
Look for it in your in-game inventory from March 22nd, inside the customization tab of the menu. Item Spawn Balance Modification Erangel Loot Changes The overall item spawn rates on Erangel have been increased. How sound works has been updated so players can more easily discern from which direction gunshots are coming from as well. Animation kick reduction has been changed to 20% from 30%. This also means the overall loot for other maps has also increased slightly, although no changes have been made to individual item spawn ratios on other maps.
After being defeated, Xbox One players can also now spectate their opponents. When that player is killed, you can spectate the closest player to them and continue hopping from one player to the next until the end of the game. Obviously you'll need to restart your Xbox after the patch and update has been applied. The most notable updates are listed in more specific detail in the patch notes below, but you can find the full list on the. Additionally, graphical settings for the Xbox One X have been added. Either way, Xbox fans don't have long left to wait before they get that all important ninth update to the early access game.
You swap out up to 1 mission per day. Because of this, we have increased the spawn rate of other items evenly. Until the release of the hotfix, players were only able to move in eight different directions at 45 degrees. Q: I just crashed 3 times while playing for an hour and a half. Nico Bihary, Microsoft's Executive Producer, revealed the news to fans in a Reddit post on the games official subreddit. To make things easy, we've highlighted the question in bold and added Nico Bihary's response just underneath in italics. There was also no way to tell whether shots were coming from above or below.
Although, depending on grenade position and trajectory, damage can still be dealt to players hiding behind vehicles. It's discoverable as a rare world-drop item. The next few months of development on console will include improvements to optimisations, new content additions, as well as refinements to the overall console experience. Patch notes We received lots of feedback regarding the difficulty of some of the missions from the previous Sanhok Pass, so we have adjusted the general balance of the missions. Get more details in the patch notes below. The patch notes went into more detail about how this new feature would work. In other words, when you lift your head up out of the water, it'll now take four seconds before you begin to recover your breath.
It contains more challenging and advanced missions. The server closed on July 16, and all the updates are now live in the main game. This is because the Triumph Crate is not yet available on console. Dive into the patch notes below! Previously, this plug-in only affected sounds related to movement, explosions, and empty cartridges—not opponents' gunshots. All player data, statistics, etc from the test server will not carry over to your live server account. Thanks for keeping us informed too. But thankfully fans were handed some positive news this week, with Microsoft confirming that PlayerUnknowns' Battlegrounds Xbox One Update 9 had entered testing.
Additionally, we've increased the spawn rate of some major weapon classes. According to the patch notes, no downtime is required for the update, even though it makes some pretty major changes. The purpose of the test server is not to provide a preview of upcoming features, but to find the issues we need to solve so we can work on the fix as soon as possible. When killed, you can watch the actions of the closest player to where you died. These changes are likely to reduce the frequency of frame drops. Player movement in regards to sprinting, shooting, and swimming have also all been tweaked. Throwables Improvements have been made to throwables frag grenades, stun grenades, and molotovs.
No official release date has been give for these changes, only that they will be arriving sometime in Spring. Read More: Xbox Update Feedback Unfortunately feedback for the latest update isn't positive. They now deal lethal damage within 3. All player data, statistics, etc from the test server will not carry over to your live server account. It can be found around downtown areas and main city streets. The biggest change is the way the character movement works in the Battle Royale game.
Item Spawn Balance Modification Erangel Loot Changes The overall item spawn rates on Erangel have been increased. Q: There's the word again. That's where most non-certification and gameplay issues are identified and when the larger scale matches are tested. Test out dynamic weather, limb penetration, various performance updates, bug fixes, and more. You could generally tell whether shots were being fired from your left or right sides, but things were more problematic when trying to differentiate between sounds directly in front of or behind your character.