When it comes to the breakout hits of 2017, few have risen to the amount of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, and now players of the extremely popular shooter have their best glimpse yet of this game’s highly-anticipated new desert map.
Over on the game’s official Steam Community webpage, programmer PUBG Corps has revealed new details on the desert map to get PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, that will be officially known as “Miramar. ” In comparison to the game’s first map (which happened on a Eastern European island), Miramar may take players into a more scenic desert region that looks like it will play radically different.
Specifically, the studio clarified that “we wanted to go exactly the direction of having lush fields and forests” in the original map, and instead turned to creating Miramar to a desert. ” The studio also explained that when it comes to the approach for players this time around, “old strategies may no longer function and new approaches are required” when it comes to surviving the Battle Royale.
While the studio doesn’t want to spoil all of the surprises that the new map would have in store, PUBG Corps did provide a series of descriptions of the map’s Locations and landmarks, which you can see below:
- The most significant city in the region, Los Leones features ample shopping, plus a skyline full of new building, and a magnificent, golden-hued City Center. Players should procure vantage points by exploring the numerous construction sites, along with loot for gear in the abandoned commercial buildings.
- El Pozo is a town famous for its large entertainment and industrial districts. Players put their motorcycle skills In the bowl can test themselves from all comers from the Luchador Arena, or even search from the ruins of the textile factories.
- Monte Nuevo is your picture of a town besieged. Ramshackle walls built to protect its occupants enable players ample cover.
Valle del Mar
- Valle del Mar is really a colorful oceanside town bisected from the De Toro bridge. This bridge is a school that is quaint, and also to the East, a church that is gorgeous. As it is the only direct route between the island and mainland the key to holding this city is bridge control.
- The transport and transport capitol of Miramar, La Cobrería’s most prominent feature is it’s huge Rail Yard. This time, players will seek and be hunted among the half-buried freight of a long dead sector. Careful players should loot before trying to maintain the Yard campuses and the schools that dot this town.
Obstacles and checkpoints have transformed this once-quiet small town. Both sides of the city have overlooks, so cautious players should scout first.
- One time a tourist destination comprising the largest casino in the region, Pecado has been thrill players to this day with its mix of high-value loot and harmful sightlines. Aggressive players will immediately loot the Arena and Casino, however savvy players should check out the 4 story hotels between these.
Chumacera is the husk of Miramar’s once thriving textile industry. Long abandoned factories overlook a main road lined with industrial and residential buildings. Verticality in the terrain and buildings make this town an exciting place- high risk opportunity!
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is accessible now on PC through Steam Early Access, while an Xbox One variant of the name is set to arrive on December 12th, 2017 via the Game Preview Program. To get a look in the forthcoming Miramar desert map, you can check out the new screenshots below: