New PUBG Crates Featuring Swanky Retro Outfits Arriving In Latest Update

New PUBG crates coming soon

The folks behind the popular battle royale game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds have been doing a much better job at keeping its community in the ‘know’ lately, which recently resulted in fans learning about a 3rd map arriving at some point during the first half of 2018. Now, the battle royale powers that be have announced that new PUBG crates are coming soon featuring some very, very swanky retro outfits and accessories for the most fashionable of players.

The announcement for the new PUBG crates also includes the details of the latest update coming to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, which is set to arrive on February 22nd on Steam. The latest update includes some much-needed client optimizations for the beginning of each round, as well as multiple bug fixes targeting very specific issues in-game. Check out the full patch notes below:

New PUBG Crates

  • Added two new crates (free / paid)
    • New paid crate (FEVER) can be obtained separately from the “weekly crates” screen
    • You can open the paid crate box with the Early Bird key which is purchasable in the Steam marketChanged the crate system
    • New free crate (MILITIA) has a 40% drop rate. Drop rates for previous crates are shown below
      • SURVIVOR: 10%
      • WANDERER: 10%
      • BIKER: 20%
      • DESPERADO: 20%
      • MILITIA (New): 40%
  • The below chart shows the individual drop rate per item that can be earned through the new free/paid crate boxes
    • FEVER items
      • Zest Turtleneck (White): 15%
      • School Shoes (Beige): 15%
      • Mesh Polo Shirt: 10%
      • Combat Gloves (Khaki): 10%
      • Checkered Shirt (Coral): 10%
      • Hi-top Canvas Sneakers (Pink): 10%
      • Retro Polo Shirt: 5%
      • Combat Pants (Coral): 5%
      • Zest Sunglasses: 4.5%
      • Zest Loafers with Socks: 4.5%
      • Denim Bootcut Pants: 4.5%
      • Zest Bootcut Pants: 2.5%
      • Zest Silk Scarf: 1.3%
      • Floral Retro Jacket: 1.3%
      • Zest Retro Jacket: 0.6%
      • Zest Denim Jacket: 0.32%
      • Cropped Corset: 0.32%
      • Zest Checkered Skirt: 0.16%
    • MILITIA items
      • Tank Top (Gray): 20%
      • Raglan T-shirt (Red/White): 20%
      • Polo Shirt (Pink): 20%
      • Vintage Polo Shirt: 20%
      • Military Shirt (Gray): 6.5%
      • Military Trousers (Black): 6.5%
      • Long Sleeved Turtleneck (Black): 3%
      • Utility Belt (Brown): 1.4%
      • Camo Tank Top (Red): 1.4%
      • Military Boots (Black): 0.4%
      • Battle Belt: 0.28%
      • Vintage Gas Mask: 0.28%
      • Leather Bootcut Pants: 0.08%
      • Military Jacket (Black): 0.05%
      • Military Cap (Black): 0.05%
      • Cowboy Hat (Brown): 0.028%
      • Faux Leather Jacket: 0.0128%
      • Cowboy Hat (White): 0.0128%
      • Military Skirt (Black): 0.0064%
World
  • Replaced some fences in Miramar to unbreakable fences or walls in order to optimize the client.
Gameplay
  • When the player is riding in the airplane, they will no longer be able to see the inside of the airplane. This is to improve the early game client and server performance
    • Other players will be visible once they jump out of the airplane
    • When riding the airplane, you can check the number of remaining passengers via the new UI element at the bottom left of the screen
Replays
  • When reporting someone through the replay system, we now receive a 1 minute replay file centered on the point of your report
    • It is impossible to report through a replay file which has been created longer than a week ago
    • It is impossible to report the same player multiple times in the same replay file
Bug Fixes
  • Fixed the issue where the player would die from falling when vaulting and climbing
  • Fixed the issue where after reconnecting to the game, the player would get a glitched view when using ADS on their weapon
  • Fixed the issue where the player didn’t receive any damage after entering a vehicle from a prone position and then exiting while the vehicle was moving
  • Fixed the issue where after entering the vehicle (passenger seat) from prone position and using heal/boost items, the player was shown using the items in prone position instead of sitting down
Misc.
  • Made changes to prevent the reduced heal/boost time cheat

So, thoughts on the new PUBG crates? Which items are you most looking forward to trying out? Let us know in the comments section below, and as always, stay tuned to Don’t Feed the Gamers for all the latest gaming and entertainment news! Don’t forget to follow DFTG on Twitter for our 24/7 news feed!

Ryan "Cinna" Carrier2652 Posts

Ryan is the Lead Editor for Don't Feed the Gamers. When he isn't writing, Ryan is likely considering yet another playthrough of Final Fantasy IX. He's also the DFTG cinnamon bun.

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