BGMI 1.6.5 October Update Patch Notes Preview

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Krafton Games is gearing up for the next big BGMI update, called Battlegrounds Mobile India 1.6.5 October update. As per the official patch notes, the patch will bring a bunch of exciting content to the table, including a Metro Royale: Reunion, Vikendi, Runic Power, Survive Till Dawn, and many other gameplay modes. As one might notice, the update will bring a number of gameplay modes that have already been introduced to the popular battle royale title.

As the name suggests, the BGMI 1.6.5 October update will be released this month, and it will be an in-game patch. Hence, players must download the update by launching Battlegrounds Mobile India instead of heading to the Google Play Store. With that said, let’s look at the new features coming in the next update.

BGMI 1.6.5 October Update Patch Notes

Metro Royale mode

BGMI introduces Metro Royale mode for a limited time: list of rewards, how  to play and more - Daily
BGMI Metro Royale mode

The Metro Royale mode started on September 28. Unlike other modes, players can bring items they found during the game to load out inventory as loot. If a player makes it to the return point in the given time, they can equip the items to use in the next battle or sell them in the black market to earn metro cash. Use that metro cash to buy metro royale exclusive items.

Availability: Live now in the game

Runic Power mode

PUBG MOBILE - Runic Power Mode Guide - YouTube
Runic Power mode

In Runic Power mode, players can choose one of the runes, namely the wind flame or ice, at the spawn island. Players can also use the mysterious power of the selected runes during battle. Each rune has two different skills for offense and defense.

Availability: Releasing on October 15

Survive Till Dawn

Survive Till Dawn mode

Survive Till Dawn will feature infected zombies within the infamous Erangel map. If you can defeat zombies, including the boost, you can get various items in return. As per the rules, zombies will go into a frenzy during the nighttime and attack you.

Availability: Releasing on October 22

Payload 2.0

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Payload 2.0 mode.

The Payload 2.0 mode will make BGMI more interesting with helicopters and armed cars equipped with superweapons. Beyond this, players can also get their hands on AT4A laser missile and M202 RPG to pin down their enemies.

Availability: Releasing on October 31

Infection Mode

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BGMI Infection mode.

The Virus Infection mode will consist of three rounds, and all players will be divided into two teams—Zombies and Humans. The primary objective of the zombies is to confront the humans and infect them with the deadly virus to turn them into a zombie. At the same time, humans have to protect themselves from zombies and survive till the end to snag the victory.

Availability: Releasing on October 31

Read more: BGMI Redeem Codes: Every Working Code for Battlegrounds Mobile India

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