In the wake of rumors and fan theories that PUBG Corp had begun reworking Erangel's design, PUBG Corp itself has addressed the idea in a statement published Thursday.
The rumors around an Erangel rework began to swirl in earnest when PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS
PUBG Erangel Leak: PUBG Corp Addresses Rumors
The developer confirmed Thursday it had begun work on redesigning PUBG's maps, starting with Erangel. As suspected by fans, the developer is exploring adding compounds to the map. It will also explore other methods of redesign.
PUBG Corp plans to start testing the changes to Erangel soon, and will share plans for the tests in the coming weeks.
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