INTRO: Popular battle royale game PUBG Mobile has teased a ‘New Era’ announcement for the sport. In a tweet from the official PUBG Mobile Twitter account, the corporate mentions that the announcement is going to be persisted August 24, at 1:30 pm UTC (that’s 7 pm IST).
The announcement will happen via a Livestream on YouTube and Facebook, consistent with the Tweet.
While we don’t know what PUBG Mobile has future for us, there are a few things that stand out immediately. For one, the Erangel 2.0 update has been in beta for a short time. It brings an overhauled Erangel map, complete with aesthetic changes, and better textures. It’s likely that the New Era announcement will give us a firm date for Erangel 2.0’s arrival on the stable version of PUBG. Moreover, Ultra HD graphics might finally be unlocked also.
Other than that, we could hear information about upcoming PUBG Mobile esports tournaments. The PMCO 2020 is currently underway, and PMPL 2020 India also will be starting in September as PMCO winds down for the region. PUBG recently bound up the PUBG Mobile World League Season Zero, which saw teams like Orange Rock, TSM Entity, Cloud 9, Loops Esports, and more fighting it out for cash awards.
The game also recently added a new Incredible India event and Ancient Secret mode to the game.
We will be watching the PUBG Mobile New Era announcement survive August 24, and covering any important information because it happens so stay tuned for more updates. If you would like to hitch in and watch the stream, you’ll head over to YouTube to catch the live stream at 7 pm IST on August 24.