Then, take up a good position and wait for other players to drop. The two-wheeled motorcycle spawns more often. On the vehicles front, vans now spawn less often whereas two-wheeled motorcycles spawn more frequently. River Town We've seen plenty of bridges connecting two islands, but this time it's the entire town located on the water and connecting the two parts of the map. Very high quality loot but it's spread out. Signups for the Codename: Savage Closed Experimental Server have been reopened, too. In advance of the second beta, a outlines the dates, times and possible steps to get a key.
Head in for your chance to claim a key. A lot of fun is to be had inside Savage, then. This comes after PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds players have got a brand new Xbox One update, released yesterday. We're giving away these keys in a raffle, and entering does not guarantee a code. There are three bridges in total in this area: one for transport, and two smaller ones. It is located right at the center of an island, and it has some of the finest loot you will find on the ground, such as assault rifles, sniper rifles, and top-tier armor.
However, some fans can get access now via a closed experimental server if they have the right key. I cover social games, video games, technology and that whole gray area that happens when technology and consumers collide. Motorbikes with sidecars have been removed from Codename: Savage. This new map is exciting for a variety of reasons, but most notably because of its size. But guns are all you need for spectacular shootouts! Check out the if you want to play something right now. We'll be handing out more access keys to our Experimental Test Server starting on Saturday. More information about this has been provided below.
You could also take a boat and swim across the rivers splitting the map. Anyone with an Xbox Live Gold membership will be able to play the full game for free April 19-22. Along with the announcement of these changes, it now says that it has more codes to hand out. All of them can be used as choking points, so you'll be spending a lot of time checking what's on them and under them in the water. How do you get into the initial test window? We're giving away these 2,000 keys in a raffle today. This one's four by four kilometres, and the player count sticking to 100 per round.
Motorbikes with sidecars have been removed entirely. Being half the size of and , Sanhok brings frantic early-game firefights, still a fairly quiet mid-game, and faster circles to hurry up the move to the late-game. The Alpha one is situated on the smallest of the three islands, and it's the best one. If you want to know which locations are the best to drop at and find the finest loot, then follow this guide for all the key locations on the Savage map. Obviously, expect some hot action as soon as you land since it's currently the top spot for landing. Secondly, it has watch towers, which again can be used for great sniping or vantage points.
We found a Level 3 vest and an M24 here in one visit. The trick here is to look out for the loot on the outside of the compund and not inside the courtyard. The loot is sparse, but high quality, and can be found throughout the plantation as well as in the handful of buildings. . However, we know a lot of fans of the game didn't manage to get in the first time round, and for those people we have good news. Thanks for your feedback, your patience and your support throughout this journey.
Great for a squad, look to the groups climbable rectangular blocks for the highest loot density, and beware the vantage points that look over you from all angles as you scavenge. The update is necessary to prepare our servers for when event matches and custom matches are introduced later on. Note that loot's just as good, if not better, on the structures' roofs as it is inside. People hated Miramar when the developer added that, and while that map launched with a ton of problems it at least kept similar pacing to the original Erangel map. Bootcamp Alpha There are three bootcamps in total on the Savage map. In fact, with red zones and airdrops happening on the smaller map, I found myself a little annoyed at the constant noise when I was trying to listen for cars and footsteps. So how about getting you an access key then, yeah? Click the link below and enter your email to put your name into the hat, and before the test starts tonight, we'll trigger the raffle and codes will be emailed to up to 2,000 randomly-selected entrants.
We'll also be here on GameSpot. The feedback we get from players is great motivation for us, so we want to say: thank you. Savage is the map you are going to want to play to get the most out of your time. The Savage Experimental Test Server will open and close at the following times: Opens: April 16 at 9 p. He mentions that the new map - Miramar - is almost ready for deployment on the console, and will be coming to test servers before the end of April - hitting live servers before the end of May. Other tweaks levied by the latest Savage update include increased item and weapon spawn rates within residential buildings and small cabins—designed to improve looting on the outskirts of the map. Savage is something very different, which complicates things.
What are your thoughts on Savage getting another beta so soon? Check out the three new locations. Update: The raffle is closed. Sanhok start locations, strategies and where to land We'll update our dedicated guide to with Sanhok and indeed Vikendi details soon, but for now here's a quick run down of some of our favourites. If you're keen to play, make sure you sign up before midnight tomorrow. Media outlets may offer additional contests for more keys as well. Just beware getting stuck in the cliffs as you try to descend! The test server will be live for a short period, but there will be a second round of testing which should hopefully have a larger player pool. This will make a big difference in the early phases of each game.