PUBG Mobile 2.9 Update: Release Date, Features, New Modes and More

Players Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) Mobile is one of the most popular battle royale games in the world. It has continuously released new events based on certain themes in order to keep its fans and players engaged with the game. 

After the success of the 2.8 update which had modes such as the Zombies Edge mode, fans were wondering what PUBG Mobile has to offer in its next major 2.9 update. In this article we will talk about the new 2.9 update and the new modes and features introduced in the game.

PUBG Mobile 2.9 Update Features, Modes and Release Date

The new PUBG Mobile 2.9 update has introduced several features such as the Garage Mechanic, Weapon optimization, vehicle improvements and new vehicles. The new update is based on the winter or snow theme also called Frozen Kingdom mode. 

These are the features in the new PUBG Mobile 2.9 update:

  • Snow Village (Located at Stalber in Erangel, Iceberg in Livik and Goroka in Vikendi).

  • Snow Rail (can be used to move from one place to another).

  • Snowball Blaster (when shot in the ground it helps to make cover and when shot to an enemy, it will make them a snowman for a few seconds).

  • Snow Board (can be used to travel downhill).

  • Reindeer Vehicle.

  • Lucky Ice.

  • Lucky Ice Tower.

  • Snow Blast Zone.

  • Snow Toddlers. 

  • Garage Mechanic (to park Vehicles).

  • Vehicle Improvements.

  • Firearms Optimization.

  • Creation Mode Updates.

  • New Gameplay Templates.

  • New Vehicles.

  • New Skill Experience zone.

The update will be officially rolled out globally on 9th November. It will first be launched for Android devices and after a few hours will be available to download on iOS devices.

This is a major update in the game and players will require a good amount of storage to download it. Players should free some space in their mobile devices in order to quickly download the game without any interruptions.