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PUBG Console Update 14.1 Patch Notes & Servers Down Today (October 13)

Update 14.1 will be deployed later today!

By Kyle Knight

October 13, 2021

A brand new update will be deployed for the console version of PUBG later today (October 13), but will, unfortunately, come with some length server downtime.

Once server downtime has commenced, patch 14.1 will be live on all test servers and will have plenty of new content for players to jump into.

Update 14.1 for PUBG includes some spooky Halloween updates, map changes, weapon balancing, and even a new carry feature.

Here’s everything you need to know about PUBG Console update set to be deployed later today (October 13).

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PUBG Console Servers Down- Maintenance Schedule

As mentioned previously the PUBG console servers will be taken offline for a total of 7 hours whilst the new update is deployed.

Server downtime will begin at 9PM PT / 12AM ET / 5AM BST. Assuming that no issues arise, servers should come back online on October 14th at 4AM PT / 7AM ET / 12PM BST.

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PUBG Console Update 14.1 Patch Notes (October 13)

Below you will find a list of all of the most important parts of the new PUBG Console update deployed on October 13. This brings the game to version 14.1, for more details see the official PUBG website.

TAEGO WORLD IMPROVEMENTS

  • Improvements
    • Added cover to the mountain area north of the Palace and the river area east of the Terminal.
      • Fixed field of view, bends, and cover for areas where terrain composition is difficult to overcome.
    • Improved the cliff topography in the north of Buk San Sa area.
      • Corrected the height of the cliffside terrain, which was considered to be OP.
    • Reorganization of the topography around the School area.
      • After removing the surrounding trees, added fields.
    • Covers and hills have been reorganized.
      • Terrain improvements in some coastal areas.
        • Redline: Corrected the cliff topography of the entire coast.
        • Blueline: Removed rocks located around the lighthouse.
    • Some mountain/river areas:
      • Green area: Added trees to the hillside.
      • Magenta Zone: Added flat terrain curves.
      • Sky Blue Zones: Added cover for areas that lack cover.

ERROR SPACE 

Introducing the Error Space, this map exclusive feature to Taego allows players to gather other map-exclusive weapons and supplies to be spawned randomly within these zones.

Error Space zones are displayed randomly on the minimap and will be active until the end of the match, so make sure you head to the Error Space early so you don’t miss out! 

  • Custom match
    • Players can set the number of Error Spaces.
    • Players can set the spawning probability of Error Spaces.

BREAKABLE POT

Various items are placed in Breakable Pots that are placed all over the map. Break the pot to loot multiple items inside and lead the match to victory. However, be aware that the sound of breaking the pot may expose your location to enemies. You may break the pot by punching it, but a few shots with your gun can come in handy.

  • Game Modes
    • Normal Match
    • Ranked
    • Custom Match
  • Spawned Items
    • Medical Items
      • First Aid Kit
      • Bandage
    • Boost Items 
      • Adrenaline Syringe
      • Painkillers
      • Energy Drink
    • Throwables
      • Frag Grenade
      • Smoke Grenade
      • Stun Grenade
      • Molotov Cocktail
    • Head
      • Traditional Hanbok Hat

COMEBACK BR AND UI IMPROVEMENTS

  • UI Improvements
    • A warning message will be displayed when trying to leave while spectating Comeback BR.
    • If you die while being able to participate in Comeback BR, “Exit to lobby” button will be disabled for three seconds.
    • A timer that indicates the time left until the start of Comeback BR will be displayed.
    • Comeback BR team UI improvements
      • Nicknames are now displayed brighter for squadmates who are waiting for Comeback BR to begin.

VEHICLE BALANCE UPDATES

  • Pony Coupe
    • Normal: Reduced from 140km/h to under 130km/h.
    • Boost: Reduced from 150km/h to under 140km/h. 
  • Porter
    • Normal: No changes are applied.
    • Boost: Reduced from 130km/h to under 120km/h.

ERANGEL UPDATES

POCHINKI

  • Pochinki Church Renewal 
    • In order to balance with the surrounding two or three-story buildings, we have blocked the church rooftop play.
    • Added a secret room in the basement of the church where items are spawned. This room can be accessed without a key. 
  • Updated Terrain Around Pochinki
    • Added waterway.
    • Added cover.
    • Added fences.
    • Fixed terrain height. 
  • Improved Pochinki Terrain Quality.

HALLOWEEN UPDATES

  • School, Hospital, and the Starting island area have been decorated with the Halloween concept.
  • Halloween-themed weather, with unique moon color and fog in certain areas, is added.
    • Game Modes
      • Normal match
      • Custom match
    • Weather Probability
      • Halloween: 30
      • Clear: 50
      • Cloudy: 20
  • Care Package Smoke Color
    • Changed to Halloween colors.
      • Flaregun supply crates are not included.
  • Placed Mummy Coffins at School, Hospital, and the Starting Island.

NEW FEATURE: CARRY

  • Available on all maps.
  • You may pick up any downed player (friend or foe) that is not currently self-reviving or being revived.
  • While carrying a player, the following is true:
    • The following cannot be used. 
      • Panzerfaust
      • Melee weapons
      • Throwables (includes Gas/Jerry Can)
      • Emergency Pickup
      • Emergency Parachute
    • You and the carried player still take damage separately.
    • Your movement speed remains the same. However, you cannot crouch, go prone, sprint, jump, or hurdle.
    • You may still fire your weapon, but from the hip only.
    • You may not use healing items.
    • You may not use throwables.
  • While being carried a player, the following is true:
    • Your field of vision is limited to the direction your carrier is facing you.
  • Carried players cannot join you in a vehicle.
  • When the Carrier starts to swim Carry is canceled and the carried person drops/sinks to the bottom.
  • You cannot attach to an Emergency Pickup while carrying a player.
  • You may not use an Emergency Parachute while carrying a player.
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Kyle Knight
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Kyle is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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