PUBG Mobile has officially confirmed that the company is going to introduce a new Erangel map on September 8th as a part of a new update. The company has announced this news via its official Twitter handle. The tweet has also revealed that the update will bring a community event called “The Dawn of a New Era” where players will get a chance to try their luck for winning 30,000 UC (Unknown Cash). The company is yet to reveal the name of the revamped Erangel map.
The revamped Erangel map has been in talks since the starting of this year and we can safely say that this is one of the most anticipated maps for PUBG Mobile. Along with the Twitter confirmation, the company has also released a press note confirming the same. If you don’t want to wait for the official release of the new map, you can try out the its beta version (available as an option in the game).
New Erangel incoming! ⚠️
New Erangel arrives on 9/8! 👉 https://t.co/O5Q4sryFFg pic.twitter.com/Jc9sSpNvg2
— PUBG MOBILE (@PUBGMOBILE) August 29, 2020
PUBG Mobile has also revealed that the upcoming will arrive with “The Dawn of a New Era” competition that will allow players to win 30,000 UC, which is an in-game currency for purchasing Royal Pass and exclusive in-game skins. To participate in this challenge players need to share the video clips and screenshots from the current Erangel map. There will be three categories including favorite Chicken Dinner memory (Screenshot of Clip), favorite screenshot on Erangel, and favorite Erangel video clip. There will be three winners from each category.
According to the PUBGMobile Reddit post, these screenshots and clips can be anything on the Erangel map. It can be an impressive gameplay, a scenic photo, or maybe you and your squad doing something crazy on the Erangel map. You need to submit the video clips and images on your social media handle (Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram) with the hashtag #PUBGMErangel.
Each winner will receive PUBG Mobile UC
- 1st Place – $100 UC
- 2nd Place – $50 UC
- 3rd Place – $25 UC
Additionally, the first-place winner will also have their clips or images showcased on the official PUBG Mobile Twitter handle. Talking about the revamped Erangel map, the beta version gets you the early access to the map. Notably, the company has made changes with the aesthetics and also brings new design elements in the game. The update will also arrive with new weapons, characters, in-game and lobby environment, and gunfights.
The developers have added more textures to the map to improve the quality of the lighting system to deliver a realistic gaming experience. Elements like forgotten trenches, tree-trunk barriers, abandoned tanks, and bunkers are added to the new Erangel map.