Karakin Map Likely Coming to PUBG Mobile Soon



Karakin Map Likely Coming to PUBG Mobile Soon

John Dave Rossel
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  • Based on the PMGC 2020 event calendar, a new map will be revealed on Jan. 23, 2021.
  • The new map is speculated to be the Karakin map from the PC version of PUBG Mobile. The Karakin map is a 2x2 kilometer map that offers a ton of new features that mobile players will enjoy.
  • The PMGC 2020 Finals will be held on Jan. 21 until 24, 2021, at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai. 16 of the top players will compete for the tile of World Champions and a lion's share of $2 Million USD.

The PUBG Mobile Global Championship (PMGC) 2020 is at its climax. PUBG Mobile is expected to reveal a new map for the game on Jan. 23rd. This map will likely be the Karakin map, which is already available in the game’s PC counterpart. 

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PUBG Mobile New Map

The official Instagram of PUBG Mobile Malaysia posted the upcoming PMGC Finals’ full schedule, held in Dubai from Jan. 21 until 24, 2021. 

The schedule revealed that PUBG Mobile would unveil the new map on Jan. 23. There hasn’t been any official announcement regarding the upcoming new map for the game. Fans and popular PUBG Mobile influencers have speculated that this might be the Karakin map that players have been eagerly waiting to be released.

Credits: PUBG Mobile Malaysia Instagram

Currently, PUBG Mobile has five battle royale maps: Erangel, Miramar, Sanhok, Vikendi, and Livik. Karakin might be next in line as it is one of the smallest maps in the PC counterpart, which is perfect for a fast-paced match that the mobile version offers.

What is Karakin Map

Karakin map is a two-by-two kilometer map in PUBG PC and is half the size of Sanhok. Unlike the usual 100 players per match, the map only allows a total of 64 players per game. This map was released in the PC version in Feb. 2020.

Credits: PUBG PC

The map offers new features such as Smuggle Tunnels, Sticky Bombs, Dark Zone/Purple Zones, and more, which will make the match more exciting and full of surprises. 

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PMGC 2020 Finals

The grand finals for the PMGC 2020 will be held from Jan. 21 until Jan. 24, 2021, at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai. The tournament’s top 16 teams will battle it out for the title of World Champions and the lion’s share of the $2 Million USD Prize Pool.

The event will broadcast live on PUBG Mobile Esports’ official Facebook, YouTube, and Twitch Channels.

John is a mobile esports writer for AFK Gaming that specializes in Wild Rift and Mobile Legends, whilst also maintaining an overview of the Free Fire, COD Mobile and PUBG Mobile esports scenes.