BGMI 1.9 Update Pre-Patch Leaks! Check out the expected features

Battlegrounds Mobile India is testing the upcoming 1.9 update in its BETA version.

Battlegrounds Mobile India has become one of the leading games of the battle royale genre in a very short time. With an ever-expanding player base, the game’s developers, Krafton Inc., continue to bring updates at periodic intervals to improve players’ gaming experience. The game is likely to bring the BGMI 1.9 update very soon. Since the players are very excited about the new update, the developers are testing the new update on the beta version of BGMI and PUBG Mobile. The beta testers can experience the upcoming exclusive features. Here are all the upcoming features and leaks that can be expected about the BGMI 1.9 update.

BGMI 1.9 update: Pre-patch leaks and expected features

1. New floating island in Erangel

A brand new floating island mode is likely to be introduced in the mode selection menu of classic ranked matches. Players will see a new mode with a floating island (Nimbus Island) similar to that of the Mirror World or the previous Ancient Pyramid mode.

2. Fourth Anniversary Mechanical Shields and Events

The BGMI 1.9 update brings mechanical shields that players can build to defend themselves against sudden attacks. These shields will randomly appear all over the map. In addition, the update will also have Anniversary Celebration stages available on the Erangel map from which players can acquire various loot items. There will reportedly be a new floating island mode, as well as events for the fourth anniversary celebration in the game, where players can get their hands on high-quality loot items.

While there is no official confirmation date yet, the release date of the BGMI 1.9 update is expected to be March 18 or March 19 at 5:30 AM IST on Android devices.

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