PUBG Mobile 2.2 update release time: Know when you will get the update and what to expect

PUBG Mobile 2.2 update: Know the global release time and everything that’s new in the game.

| Updated on: Sep 15 2022, 12:17 IST
New State Mobile April Patch Update! PUBG players to get new modes, weapons after today
1/5 The PUBG Battlegrounds are being updated through routine maintenance. The developers of New State Mobile game tweeted, “The game servers are temporarily closed for maintenance from 00:00 - 06:00 (UTC). Get ready to experience Erangel Extreme, the new weapon MCX, and much more!" (Twitter/New State Mobile)
2/5 "The April patch is here! To celebrate all the new and exciting content and collaborations in this update, various rewards and an Erangel Extreme Play event are available, so make sure to log in once the maintenance is over and see what's new on the Battlegrounds!," the game said in a statement. (Twitter/New State Mobile)
3/5 New State have issued further advisory if the game is having problems during the update. They have advised to force quit the app or restart their device and then try downloading the update again. (Twitter/New State Mobile)
4/5 To update the app, go to the Google Play Store, search the game and tap on update. If you encounter any issues, go to settings, then application and open Google Play Store. Clear the cache and try again. (Twitter/New State Mobile)
5/5 The new game modes include Erangel Extreme BR Mode. It also includes new weapons and attachments such as MCX assault rifle, enhanced suppressor, tank flesh hider, magnetic bomb, grenade launcher, poison gas bomb and many more. (Twitter/New Mobile State)
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PUBG Mobile 2.2 update: Find out when the update is likely to be released and what you can expect from it. (Pixabay)

The latest PUBG Mobile 2.2 update is going to be one of the biggest updates of the year with multiple major upgrades in the game. The PUBG game has a reputation for consistent and timely updates and that is part of the reason why it has held onto the popularity in the online mobile battle royale genre. And this one is no different. The September update comes with new game modes, maps and much more for the players to enjoy. And if you are also waiting for the update to come to your device, then know the global release time and everything new that's coming your way in the update. Do note that the update is not meant for India as the game is banned here. Its replacement, BGMI, too has been banned in India since July 2022.

PUBG Mobile 2.2 update to release today

The update rollout has started since September 13, according to the company. For the Android users, Vietnam was supposed to get the update on the abovementioned day. Alongside, upt to 30% of Iraq, Malaysia, Pakistan, and Turkey were also scheduled to get the update on the same day.

For the rest of the region, the game update should arrive on your device by the end of the day today. The expected time was set at 4:00 UTC (9:30 AM) today, September 15, but minor delays are normal so if you have not received the update so far, no need to worry. You should receive it in the next couple of hours.

For the iOS players, the rollout remains the same but the global rollout is scheduled for 4:30 PM on September 15. So, all the players playing the game on iPhone devices should receive the update before the end of the day.

PUBG Mobile 2.2 update: What to expect

The biggest inclusion in this update is the Nusa map. It is a 1x1 map made for fast-paced gameplays. The map gives plenty of supplies to keep it interesting. There are also newly included weapons like Tactical Crossbow and NS2000 which will be seen there along with zipline, elevators and recall.

Apart from that, there are some changes to the Erangel map. Now the map will get a new weather effect system, new structure called Bicycle shed and changes to existing structures like Hospital and Mylta Power.

Finally, a new game mode called Gear Front will be coming to the players on September 29. It will allow the players to pick from 8 skills. There will also be a medieval era-themed arena.

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First Published Date: 15 Sep, 12:17 IST
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