PUBG Mobile Update v0.19.0: Livik Map Releases Today: What you should know
PUBG Mobile is getting an update v0.19.0 today with a new exclusive map called Livik. The developers has shared the features and changes this new version update to the game will bring. Livik is a Nordic-style small map which is playbale in a 2x2 area, it is also a 15-minutes match, just like Call of Duty Mobile Gulag Map.
Futhermore, PUBG Mobile Royale Pass Season 12: Spark the Flame will begin from july 12, and the patch notes shows the update will be 1.84GB on Android devices, while iOS devices will update the game with 2.13GB data. Below contains PUBG Mobile update 0.19.0 patch notes.
PUBG Mobile update 0.19.0 patch notes
All players will begin getting the update starting today, July 7, and there is a promo for those who download the update between uly 7 and July 13, they will get 2,888 BP, 100AG, and a Nightmare Helmet. The patch notes shows all these updates and features will be in the 0.19.0 which will also include some upcoming features. So update to the latest version to join other players, or there will be no matchmaking to different versions of PUBG Mobile app.
This map is 2km x 2km in size and it will be played for 15-minutes only. Some acceptable weapons are P90 SMG and the MK 12 marksman rifle, this are the only two exclusive weapons allowed. The devloper has stated Livik map is still in the beta stages and will require more adjustments and improvements overtime.
Season 14 Themed Gameplay
Erangel and Miramar maps Classic Mode will get a new Season 12 themed elements, also a 'Small Statue' will be present in the map that burns when a player interact with it. Additionally, a ‘Giant Statue' has “multiple construction stages that change as the themed event progresses” and burns up in the final stage. ‘Statue Camps' are tents located around the statue that have supplies in them.
The 0.19.0 update will bring some adjustments to the Bluehole modes, RageGear Mode, aslo the Payload. Both RageGear and Payload will become a weekend modes, while Bluehole mode won't be available again.
Other improvements in 0.19.0 update
The gameplay has been improved overall, also the Pick-Up tab has been improved, the rendering smoothness on low-end devices also, increased Team-up Lobby feature to help match with teammates quickly, new achivements, well classified clans on the update 0.19.0, radio improvements and lots more.
1. Royale Pass Season 14: Spark the Flame (July 14)
Spark the Flame brings Roaring Dragon and Dragon Hunter-themed rewards from Season 5 again. There;s now a new Prime and Prime Plus subscriptions which will give players 300 or 900 RP Vouchers every month, redemption discounts, and Airplane Ranking display perks.
2. Arena – Team Gun Game
From July 21, PUBG Mobile will get Team Gun Game in Arean mode, this will be available only of Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. This is a 4v4 match mode which two teams play through with respawn with new weapons for each kill, and then first to use the final weapon. There will also be a new map called Library which is an indoor map with three assault routes.
3. The Ancient Secret (coming soon)
Ancient Temple can be accessed from the settings, when opened, it will start to float after a fixed period of time. A puzzle will lead the players into a locked room, now plays will have to defeat the boss for 'great rewards'. Some randomly appearing ruins with crates and puzzles will be dropped.
The developers said during the end of Season 13, which is on July 12, a warm-up event will be made available for a limited time, this helps players earn small amount of Season 12 ranking points that converts into Season 12 rating points, players will need to complete missions to earn the points.
The update will begin rolling out today on Android and iOS devices, keep checking your store!