PUBG Mobile is an incredibly popular experience especially in India where it was banned, but the Indian community has lately become elated over the news of its comeback. While the return of the game is simply fantastic news for them, elsewhere people have been asking: when is the release date for Season 16 of PUBG Mobile? Here you’ll find the reported release date and start time for Season 16.

The patch notes for PUBG Mobile update 1.1 were shared on November 9th and – if you downloaded the patch between the 10th and 15th – you will have received 2,888 BP, 100 AG, and a Thorn Trooper Backpack (3d). The patch notes also inform everything about new gear, challenges, and pursuits, as well as Metro Royale.

While you can read up on the patch notes via the link above, below you’ll find the reported release date and start time for Season 16.

When is the release time for PUBG Mobile Season 16?

The reported release date and start time for PUBG Mobile Season 16 is November 17th at 02:00 UTC.

The aforementioned release date and start time for PUBG Mobile Season 16 is based on reports and screenshots shared by the community.

Nothing official has been shared over on the game’s Twitter account or official website, but the above is when the community expect a new transition to occur.

Per the 1.1 patch notes, fans can expect a Winter Festival theme from December, and supposedly leaked rewards for the Royale Pass include an Angry Chicken Helmet at Tier 20, and an extremely cool Punk Rhino Backpack at Tier 70 (via ClassifiedYT).