PUBG Mobile as well as BGMI have just released its 1.7 version update globally. The games are collaborating with the Netflix web series ‘Arcane’ League of Legends, and as a result, players could see a lot of new features and major updates in the game.
However, players are a bit confused regarding the different options and so many dynamic controls that the game has now. This article will share the full list of features and updates that PUBG Mobile and BGMI 1.7 version has in its Mirror World-themed iteration.
PUBG Mobile and BGMI 1.7 version – Full list of new features
Here is the full list of new features available in the games:
Theme Mode: Mirror World
The League of Legends animation, Arcane, is in Battlegrounds Mobile India and PUBG Mobile. You can enter the new Theme Mode: Mirror World, by checking the Mode checkbox.
Mirror World: New Area – Mirror Island
The Mirror Island will be appearing only in the Mirror World mode in Erangel! Before the Mirror Island appears, you can jump from the airship and move around, and loot items just like when you are on the ground. Even if you are defeated in the Mirror Island, you can return to the ground with the items you have found.
Mirror World: Wind Barrier
Once a round begins, an area marked with ‘?’ appears. This area becomes the Mirror Island after a certain time, and the Wind Barrier appears around the area. With this Wind Barrier, you can enter either ‘Piltover Mirror Island’ or ‘Zaun Mirror Island’, which are the backgrounds of Arcane.
Mirror World: Character Transformation
When you enter Mirror Island, your character will become one of Vi, Jinx, Jayce, or Caitlyn.
Each character uses different weapons and has unique skills. If you do not like your character, you can change your transformation with the Transform Device on Mirror Island, so find your favorite character.
Avoid Arcane monsters and loot Hextech Chests across Mirror Island. After a certain time, the Mirror Island is closed and every player on the island drops to the ground. You can return to the ground earlier by being defeated on Mirror Island or finishing the exploration yourself.
Mirror World: Hextech Crystal
You can find Hextech Crystals across Erangel. Gather Hextech Crystals and press the Hextech Crystal icon below the mini-map on the right to enter the ‘Dynahex Supply Shop’ where you can purchase diverse items for the battle. You can exchange them with new items that include the Stimulant Pack, Tactical Landing Pack, and more. which you can use tactically.
Mirror World: Arcane Monster
Monsters related to Arcane will appear across Erangel, including Mirror Island. You can check their location through the map, and those areas consist of new structures. Defeat the monsters in the area to get better items and more Hextech Crystals.
Classic Update: Piggyback
Another exciting update is that you can now give a piggyback to a knocked-out teammate or enemy. While giving a piggyback, your movement speed is reduced, and you cannot use weapons. Of course, you cannot ride a vehicle, too. The health-reducing speed of the player riding on your back is slightly reduced.
Classic Update: Elimination/Knocked Out Notification Icon Added
Elimination/Knocked Out notification icon has been added to indicate the finished enemy.
Classic Update: Survivor Number Notification
The survivor number indicator will be stressed out once you enter the Top 10, and the survivor number notification for each play zone is added.
Classic Update: Death Cam
Players can now watch the Death Cam even when any of their teammates are still alive.
Classic Update: Smoke Grenade Effect Added
The smoke effect for the thrown smoke grenade in the air is added.
If you hold a smoke grenade in your hand long enough before throwing it, the thrown smoke grenade will draw an arc with a new smoke effect.
Classic Update: Grenade Indicator
When a grenade explodes around the player, the location of the grenade is indicated.
Classic Update: Jump Button & Setting
When the character is in front of an object that can climb, the jump button is displayed as a climb button
New Mode: Vs AI – ‘Hard’ Level
The option to choose the ‘HARD’ level in the AI battle has been added.
New Mode: React Survival Mode
The challenge in this mode is to hurry up and reach the STOP line to avoid being caught by the tagger!
Please note that you can only play this mode with customized room cards.
Other: Proficiency System
A Proficiency system to show your skill with a few more details has been added! You can see your Proficiency by pressing the lower right at the Social Lobby screen.
With a little improvement from the achievement system, you can check data of three categories, weapons, maps, and vehicles. Proficiency levels are indicated with one of the gold/silver/bronze medals, and you can check the statistics since the C1S1 season.