PC 1.0 Update #23.1

This update to patch 23 fixes some bugs, adds a paid name change item and updates the emote system, including a new customizable emote wheel and three new emotes.

These patch notes have been updated.
Update 1 – 11/20/2018
Update 2 – 11/27/2018
Update 3 – 11/28/2018
Update 4 – 12/04/2018

Read the changes at the bottom of this post.

This update to patch 23 fixes some bugs, adds a paid name change option, introduces a new customizable emote wheel with 3 new emotes available for purchase with BP and more.

General

  • For technical testing purposes during this test server period, players will receive a name change item through the Player Care Package upon login.
    • This item is only available on the test server and will be distributed until Nov 20, 6pm PST / Nov 21, 3am CET / Nov 21, 11am KST.

Replay

  • Replay version has been updated, replays from previous updates are no longer playable.

Custom match

  • The voice chat is available in the custom match before game starts.

UI/UX

  • Improved the in-game emote system.
    • Added an ‘Emote’ tab in the ‘Customize’ menu.
    • You can add/remove emotes you own to the Emote menu for use in game.
    • You can also see animations of the emotes you’ve selected on the character to the right of the screen.
    • You can have up to 12 emotes active at a time.
  • Improved item visibility when you equip items on the Appearance menu.
    • When you select an item in the Appearance tab, equipped items will now be hidden from the character in order to show the selected item clearly.
  • Added the current region status in-game under the HP HUD.

Skin & Item

  • A paid nickname change item has been added to the store. The standard price is $9.99.
    • This item will be $4.99 (50% off) from November 21 to December 5.
  • 2018 PKL Items (Limited 3 items) are available.
  • You can purchase various emotes from the store using BP.
    • Three new emotes are currently available: ‘AIR GUITAR’, ‘DRAW!’, ‘ZAPPED’

Performance

  • Improved the 3D character render to be more smooth when previewing skins or gear.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where pressing ESC while leaning would maintain the leaning stance.
  • Fixed an issue where sometimes a character would be shown as under the ground with only their face showing while waiting in specific areas before the game starts.
  • Fixed an issue where helmet skins applied in the lobby are sometimes delayed from appearing on looted in-game helmets.
  • Fixed an issue where characters can’t pick up a dropped melee weapon again after dropping it on specific stairs in Erangel.
  • Fixed an issue where grenades would sometimes damage an incorrect area.
  • Fixed an issue that the camera angle would move into the character’s body when walking into destroyed wired-fence.
  • Fixed an issue in the custom game that in-game team list doesn’t match while switching over spectating teams with Page Up/Down keys.

Hot Fixes

These hotfixes have been applied to the live server.

  • Fixed an issue where the voice channel shown was not the active one.
  • Fixed an issue where character model was shown as the opposite gender in the store preview screen.
  • Fixed an issue causing a game crash when other players pick up an item while you are picking up same item with specific amounts.
  • Fixed an issue that “You can’t report yourself” message comes up when you report a player from a Replay.
  • Fixed an issue in the custom game that the voice chat doesn’t work in the airplane after setting the voice channel as ‘All’ in the voice option.

Thanks for playing 🙂
– The PUBG Team

Patch Note Updates

Update 1 – 11/20/2018

Replay

  • Replay version has been updated, replays from previous updates are no longer playable.

Custom match

  • The voice chat is available in the custom match before game starts.

Skin & Item

  • Nickname change item is on sale for 50% off.
    • Discount period: 2018.11.21 – 2018.12.05
  • 2018 PKL Items (Limited 3 items) are available.

Performance

  • Improved the 3D character render to be more smooth when previewing skins or gear.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that the camera angle would move into the character’s body when walking into destroyed wired-fence.
  • Fixed an issue in the custom game that in-game team list doesn’t match while switching over spectating teams with Page Up/Down keys.

Update 2 – 11/27/2018

UI/UX

  • Added the current region status in-game under the HP HUD.

Hot Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that “You can’t report yourself” message comes up when you report a player from a Replay.
  • Fixed an issue in the custom game that the voice chat doesn’t work in the airplane after setting the voice channel as ‘All’ in the voice option.

Skins & Items

This crate is now available in the live server.

  • Added Ryan the Lion Crate.

Update 3 – 11/28/2018

Test server update

Bug Fixes

These are applied to the test server.

  • Fixed an issue that causes the camera to pass through doors when moving the camera in certain situations.
  • Fixed an issue where vehicle horns continued to sound after exiting a vehicle while holding LMB.
  • Fixed an issue where an enemy player would appear to prone/stand up multiple times in specific situations, after proning and standing up once.
  • Fixed an issue with the Pan of Judgement skin preventing players from being able to completely remove the skin from their pan in-game.
  • Fixed an issue where in certain situations the door opening/closing animations did not play when another player interacted with the door.
  • Fixed an issue where green blood was more visible than red blood.
  • Fixed an issue with reconnecting while in a vehicle, which would remove the player from the vehicle and upon reconnect the player model would sometimes be clipped inside the vehicle.
  • Fixed an issue where care packages would sometimes drop outside the playable area, in the water.
  • Fixed an issue which sometimes caused care packages to drop from the plane tilted, or flipped upside down.
  • Fixed an issue where the lobby screen had black bars with certain aspect ratios.

Update 4 – 12/04/2018

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue which could cause the current server region indicator to be shown as “Unknown” beneath the health bar.

Skins & Items

  • Added Christmas skins
  • The 50% off sale has ended for nickname changes, which will now be sold at the standard price of $9.99
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