The upcoming ‘Tactics Showdown’ Limited Time Mode was leaked a while back with the release of Patch v4.4.0. The playlist was described as follows:
“This mode encourages tactical combat and building by putting a cap on the amount of resources and ammunition players can carry. Player-built structures also start off with less health than normal, and when players are eliminated they will drop fewer resources than normal”
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Focus on the Fight.
Winning in Tactics Showdown requires careful aim and thoughtful use of building materials
Try using natural cover in order to conserve resources!
Don’t Spray & Spray.
The cap on how much ammo can be carried is lower in this mode – make every shot count!
While this has since been removed from the game with Patch v5.0.0 along with every other playlist excluding Playground and 50v50, a new Playlist image has appeared titled BR_LTM-Tile_Tactics-Showdown:
Based on this, we should expect to see the Tactics Showdown LTM added to the game in the near future. It is unclear whether the gamemode still follows the same rules as when it was first leaked, but the image seems to hint at limited resources.