PUBG – 5.3 Patch Notes | Welcome to 2020 !

PUBG – 5.3 Patch Notes | Welcome to 2020 !

GAMEPLAY

“Bloody realistic”

Blood Effect Improvements

  • Headshots including the neck area produce more distinct visual effect to ensure clear identification of hit
  • Blood splatter will be shown on walls and floors if the character is hit near it
    • The size of the blood splash is unified across all color settings
  • Blood impacts on characters will now provide a more precise visual representation of which body parts have been hit

Vending Machine

  • Reduced the maximum number of uses per Vending Machine from 15 to 10

Spike Trap

  • Increased the overall number of spike traps spawned

SETTINGS

“Your Settings, Anywhere, Anytime”

Cloud Saving

  • Settings now can be saved to the cloud in the settings screen
  • Saved settings can be loaded in the settings screen when needed
    • This also allows players to load their account settings even when playing on a new PC
  • Settings that are dependent on hardware cannot be saved
    • GRAPHICS: All settings in the GRAPHICS category except “Language Setting”
    • GAMEPLAY: “Inventory Character Render” setting cannot be saved
  • The Cloud Saving option can be found at the bottom right of the SETTINGS screen
  • Test Server settings will only be saved on to the test server account

WEAPON MASTERY

“Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens”

Favorite Weapon

  • Players can now choose their “favorite weapon” in the Mastery tab
  • The weapon of choice will show up as the first weapon stat in your PUBG ID, regardless of whether the weapon has the highest level or not
  • A grey star will show up when player’s mouse is hovered over it. Clicking the star will favorite the weapon
  • A gold star will show up next to a chosen weapon when a player favorites it
  • Players can only favorite individual weapons and not categories
  • There can only be one favorite. That’s just logical
  • The favorite weapon will always show up at the top of players’ list, even when the sorting feature is used

UI/UX

Lobby Theme

  • Lobby background will change to a HAPPY HOLIDAYS theme once the patch is updated on live servers
  • To set the winter mood, the lobby music has also been changed

Weapon HUD Improvement

  • Heal and acceleration icons on the weapon HUD will now flash when activated

CUSTOM MATCH

Esports Mode

  • Boats and Aquarails now have fixed spawn locations and numbers on Sanhok

Observing UI Improvement

  • Enabled rear camera flip (180 degrees flip) by pressing Ctrl+R key during freecam perspective
  • Enabled adjusting camera movement speed during observing
    • Speed up: =
    • Speed down: –
  • Bullet tracer setting indicator will now be shown on the bottom left of the UI

REPLAY

  • Old replays cannot be played due to a version update to the replay system.

WORLD

  • All PGC signs and banners on Miramar have been removed

SURVIVOR PASS: BADLANDS

  • The current season of both the Survivor Pass and Survival Title System will end on January 14 PDT
    • Starting January 1st,  there will be a countdown on the Survivor Pass lobby banner notifying players of the pass end date
    • A pop-up message will be displayed to users purchasing Premium Pass and Level-up items, alerting them of the time left until pass end
  • Premium Pass and Level-up items can be purchased until the Pass period ends

SKINS & ITEMS

The following items will be added to the Store after Update 5.3 hits live servers:

  • Added 2 BattleStat weapon skins (QBU and P1911)
  • Added 2 BattleStat weapon skins (SKS and P92)
    • Purchasable with BP
  • Added 3 Factory Worker skins
  • Added 4 Punk Destruction skins

Crates

  • Crates requiring keys to unlock are no-longer included in the pool of Random Crates purchasable with BP
  • Random Crate contents and percentages have been adjusted as shown below:

BUG FIXES

Gameplay

  • Fixed an issue where the reticle would shake when ADS with a 6x Scope equipped
  • Fixed an issue where character movement would stutter when firing the DBS in certain situations
  • Fixed an issue where BRDM collision damage was higher than intended
  • Fixed an issue where a disconnected player could float when displaced by a prone character
  • Fixed an issue where vehicles would get stuck in tree branches in certain situations

World

  • Mitigated an issue which causes players to be bumped into the air when moving close to certain objects

Custom Match

  • Fixed an issue while observing and using the x-ray feature where the character outline is not visible after a player is revived
  • Fixed an issue where healing items would not show while spectating in free cam when in observer mode

UI/UX

  • Fixed an issue where only the ammo of one weapon is updated in the inventory when holding more than one weapon using the same ammo type
  • Fixed an issue where the character size would show incorrectly in lobby when moving to lobby after seeing preview of PGC 2019 bundle
  • Fixed an issue where character rendering is done late when changing gender while creating a character
  • Fixed an issue where item equipped icon and new item notification icon would appear at the same location in CUSTOMIZE menu

Skins & items

  • Fixed an issue where [BATTLESTAT] Refined Mictlantecuhtli Groza kill count would not be displayed correctly.
  • Fixed an issue where character thighs would be displayed incorrectly when certain skins are equipped.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

*

Lost Password

Sign Up