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  • Main Improvements:

Firearm Balancing:

  • Slightly increased rifle burst mode rate of fire.
  • M16A4 balance adjustment: Slightly increased burst mode rate of fire and increased vertical and horizontal recoil.
  • Increased Mk47's single-shot damage from 46 to 48.


  • Classic Mode - Other Improvements:
  • Upgraded Dacia and UAZ models

Modified the UZI model: added an upper guide for equipping the Red Dot and Holographic Sight.

  • Improved skydiving animation details, added parachute descending and disappearing effects when landing, and improved the character landing animation
  • Control Settings - Custom Layout Improvements: Increased maximum button size adjustability to 250%
  • Control Settings - New Custom Setting Feature: The left Fire button can be moved off the edge of the screen as long as the centre point of the button is on the screen
  • Improved the Molotov Cocktail flame particle effect
  • Improved the Frag Grenade blast effect on different surface materials
  • Added player standby emotes on all maps in Classic Mode, for example, Shivering emotes in Vikendi. The standby emote is only visible to the player and their teammates in battle.
  • Added a second confirmation to the Reset button in Custom Settings to prevent players from resetting the layout by mistake.
  • Removed the unnecessary virtual sound settings for vehicles. Fixed issues of Dacia idle volume being too low, Motorcycle idle volume being too high and Rony idle volume being too high.


  • Feature Improvements:

Improved Bluetooth headphone latency on some Android models.


  • Improved Performance:
  • Improved vegetation and combat rendering efficiency for smoother gaming and lower power consumption.
  • Improved low-level logic and UI efficiency on some Android models for lower power consumption at the same frame rate.
  • Increased the combat frame rate of some low-end devices for a smoother gaming experience.
  • Further improved the power consumption of some mid to high-end devices.
  • Improved the frame length issue on some Android devices for the smoother operating experience.


  • Effect Upgrade:

Added support for streamers, plush, neon streamers, and better UI and fabric effects.


  • Added Team Reservation:
  • Players with 50 or higher Synergy can send Team Reservation messages to friends in the game.
  • Players in the game can receive friends’ Team Reservation messages and choose to accept or decline.
  • When the reserved player returns to the Lobby, the system will send a notification to the two to team up.


  • Popularity Improvements:
  • Added high-value gift “Airplane” with additional playback effect in player Spaces.
  • Added Message. Players can attach a message when sending Sports Cars or Airplanes, and the player who receives the message can perform Pin, Reply, Delete and other actions (Also added Block Message to Blacklist).
  • Added a Send Popularity Gifts function to the battle results interface of Teammate Spectating, EvoGround, and Team Deathmatch modes.


  • Synergy Feature Improvements:
  • Improve Synergy through teaming up with or gifting coins among friends.
  • Some space gifts can also help improve Synergy upon sending to friends, which has no daily Intimacy increase limit.
  • Adjusted the proportion of Synergy increasing when sending gifts in Shop.
  • Fixed the issue of losing Connection application in some situations.


  • Radio Feature:
  • Added chat item "Radio." Players can use Radio to post Radio messages with an exclusive effect on the World channel.
  • Players can receive Radio messages in the main menu or the World 2channel, or choose to block the Radio channel in Settings.


  • Crew Challenge Upgrade:
  • Player and crew verifications are required for players participating in the Crew Challenge. Players in a crew need to link social platforms or complete in-game missions to increase their and their crew's verification points. Only crews that meet the corresponding verification requirements can advance to each phase of the Crew Challenge.
  • A fair and exciting game requires a safe environment. For Group and Finals phases, a security test is required before the game begins.


  • Bonus Challenge - Tournaments:
  • Experience the thrill of advancement: Daily Match -> Weekly Match -> Monthly Match competitions! Monthly match champions will advance to the online finals and compete for the opportunity to enter the offline finals or to watch the global finals at the venue and see well-known players in action!
  • Open daily to all: Six major divisions with matches every day.


  • Esports Center:
  • Added a landing page for players to find interesting content easily.
  • Added Influencer & Crew options to the Video Center for players to follow their favorites, watch videos related to them, and send messages to them.
  • Other Improvements: Increased loading speed for a smoother experience.
  • Added Grenade kill broadcast.
  • Added legendary Golden Grenade Finish with Death Broadcast.


  • Inventory Improvements:

Added Close-Up View: The game will automatically switch to close-up view when players are trying on helmets, hats, glasses, masks, and backpacks.


  • Rookie Mission:

Improved the 7 Day Rookie Missions tutorials and rewards.


  • Tutorial Improvements:
  • Removed the Graphics Quality Selection prompt in the tutorial.
  • Changed the Tutorial options from three to two, and game type proficiency options from Shooting Game to Battle Royale Game.


  • Download Improvements:
  • Improved download status: When a download task is in the waiting queue, players can tap the task again to cancel the wait and restore the status of downloading.
  • Reset Resources Pack and Map Expansion Pack rewards, which can be collected after downloading.

Published By:

Sukanta Halder

Published On:

2nd March 2020, 20:00 (IST)


Durgapur, West Bengal, India

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