Battlegrounds Mobile India Gets New Santorini Map and Jujutsu Kaisen Characters With Update 1.8.5
Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) has added a new Team Death Match (TDM) map to the popular Battle Royale game as part of the February 1.8.5 update. The new map, Santorini, is the game’s first 8×8 TDM map and follows the addition of new features and gameplay changes introduced by Krafton, including the ability to recall teammates in-game and the use of vending machines. of supplies. The publisher has also added new characters to the game as part of a new collaboration with Jujutsu Kaisen, which will be rolling out today in Erangel and Livik, with the possibility of earning special rewards.
As part of the BGMI 1.8.5 update, Krafton added a new 8×8 TDM map called Santorini, which will be introduced to the game today, allowing up to 16 players to compete against each other. BGMI already allows players to participate in 4×4 player matches, and the new map will allow more players to participate. Players will have access to preset weapons in the new Santorini map, as well as Arena Training, according to Krafton.
BGMI will also bring four main characters – Megumi, Satoru, Yuuji and Nobara, from the popular anime series Jujutsu Kaisen, as part of a new collaboration that will be happening today on Erangel and Livik. Players will be able to interact with these characters in-game. They will be able to select the Jujutsu Kaisen theme mode in ranked match mode by pressing the arrow button on Erangel and Livik, according to a teaser video previously shared by the publisher.
Players will also be able to summon and defeat the Boss Monster and the Cursed Corpse, using Skull Grenades on the latest version of the game. Defeating these monsters will grant rare rewards. Krafton has also added locked treasure chests in-game with loot items, as part of the latest collaboration. Players can locate these boxes to find rare ingredients that can be exchanged for rewards and achievements, according to Krafton.