One of PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds‘ most irritating ways is getting nerfed in a future update. A PUBG dev took to Twitter to let followers know that the drive-by tactic is getting balanced in update 11.2, which needs to be the subsequent patch the battle royale recreation will get.
“Hearing that passenger shooting will be nerfed in PC Update 11.2 – following community feedback,” the developer tweets. “Specific balancing is still being worked out. For consoles, we’re seeing that drive-by shootings are a less-used tactic, but we’ll be monitoring.”
If you’ve been omitted of the loop, the drive-by tactic refers to gamers capturing out of the passenger aspect of a car – stunning, I do know. The playstyle has been comparatively standard, although, since aiming from autos was buffed in an update final yr. There’s little recoil now, so it’s not too laborious to stability capturing with aiming out of a transferring car. We had some concept that the nerf was coming, although we didn’t know when. Another PUBG staffer talked about in the sport’s Discord just lately that the crew had handed alongside suggestions to the event crew.
PUBG’s 11.2 update is shaping as much as be a great one, it appears! Community supervisor Henry G additionally confirmed just lately that PUBG’s subsequent Survivor Pass is additionally arriving with the brand new patch.
Hearing that passenger capturing shall be nerfed in PC Update 11.2 – following group suggestions. Specific balancing is nonetheless being labored out. For consoles, we’re seeing that drive-by shootings are a less-used tactic, however we’ll be monitoring.
— ALEX the PUBG DEV (@PUBG_Devs) April 7, 2021
Until then, there’s lots to fill your time. PUBG Season 11 kicked off just lately, bringing the Paramo map again for an additional go. We’ve additionally bought a limited-time arcade mode referred to as POBG that’s hanging round till April 12. It’s a top-down 2D arcade shooter that pits you in opposition to chickens. Yup.