PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) players can now auto-run on Xbox One

Brad Stephenson

PlayerUnknown's Battleground on Xbox One

The sixth patch for the Xbox One version of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (or ‘PUBG’) has begun to roll out to all players. This latest update fixes a load of bugs that had been frustrating players, such as incorrect team tracking and odd camera angles, and also adds some improvements such as the new ability to enable auto-run. Here’s the full release notes.


  • Auto-run function has been added (from a standstill, double clicking L3 will activate auto-run)
  • Players can now drop equipped weapons with Y button when inventory screen is active
  • Grenades can once again be cycled by tapping right on D pad
  • Players can now cancel casting actions while the inventory screen is active


  • Continued optimizations and crash fixes


  • Game controller guide has been updated

Bug fixes

  • Buildings around the Military Base have had their collision adjusted
  • Camera shake when riding as a passenger in vehicles has been reduced
  • Inventory character models have returned to their normal stance
  •  Fixed a camera issue created by unintended Aim Down Sights and Free Look interactions
  • “A” button will no longer refresh game results screen
  • Team UI will now correctly show the proper direction teammates are facing over larger distances
  • Player changes to markers on the in-game map will now be properly applied to their teammate’s in-game map
  • Fixed an issue where switching to throwables under certain conditions left the player empty-handed
  • Adjusted character positioning when exiting vehicles and parachutes

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds was one of the biggest video games on PC in 2017 and is currently in Game Preview (open beta) on Xbox One consoles. If you’re interested in giving it a go, you can download it here.

Are you playing PUBG on your Xbox One? What changes do you want made in future updates? Let us know in the comments down below.