Apex Legends

Electronic Arts, Respawn Entertainment

Mighty Man
OpenCritic Rating
86
Top Critic Average
93%
Critics Recommend
Based on 61 critic reviews
Please note: This game has monetized random reward mechanics, commonly referred to as "loot boxes." These mechanics are similar to gambling and are being investigated by Belgium's Gaming Commission, the Netherlands Gaming Authority, and other government bodies.
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Apex Legends

Please note: This game has monetized random reward mechanics, commonly referred to as "loot boxes." These mechanics are similar to gambling and are being investigated by Belgium's Gaming Commission, the Netherlands Gaming Authority, and other government bodies.

Rating Summary

Based on 61 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

86

Top Critic Average

93%

Critics Recommend

Based on 61 critic reviews
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General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Feb 4, 2019
Xbox OneFeb 4, 2019
PCFeb 4, 2019

Developer: Respawn Entertainment

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Genres: Survival, First-Person Shooter

Conquer with character in Apex Legends, a free-to-play* Battle Royale shooter where legendary characters with powerful abilities team up to battle for fame and fortune on the fringes of the Frontier. Master an ever-growing roster of diverse legends, deep tactical squad play, and bold new innovations that level-up the Battle Royale experience—all within a rugged world where anything goes. Welcome to the next evolution of Battle Royale. A Roster of Legendary Characters -Master a growing roster of powerful Legends, each with their own unique personality, strengths, and abilities that are easy to pick up, but challenging to truly master Build Your Crew -Choose your Legend and combine their unique skills together with other players to form the ultimate crew. Strategic Battle Royale -Use your abilities--and your wits--to make strategic calls on the fly, adapting your crew's strengths to meet new challenges as the match evolves. Genre-Evolving Innovation -Experience a brand-new array of innovative features that level-up the Battle Royale genre, including Respawn Beacons, Smart Comms, Intelligent Inventory, and an all-new way to drop into the action with Jumpmaster deployment. Sweet, Sweet Loot -Drop in and loot up with a host of powerful weapons, diverse attachments, and useful armor to protect you in battle. After the battle, collect a wealth of cosmetic options for personalizing your character and weapons, and unlock new ways to show off during the match.

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Apex Legends Reviews

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Apex Legends is squad-based battle royale done right, complete with cool heroes, a superb communication system, and polished mechanics.

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Apex Legends is a quiet revolution in how we communicate in games, and an excellent team-based battle royale I can recommend to anyone, caveat-free.

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An immaculate battle royale that could be sold at a premium price point, but instead is one of the best free-to-play games ever.

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Respawn successfully blends battle royale and hero shooters to great effect, raising the bar for free-to-play first-person shooters

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Recent News

Apex Legends' Holiday Event Features a Party Boat and New Mode - IGN

Apex Legends' Holiday Event Features a Party Boat and New Mode - IGN

Mirage is leading holiday celebrations in Apex Legends.

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You Can Dress Up Apex Legends' Robot as the Droid From Jedi: Fallen Order

You Can Dress Up Apex Legends' Robot as the Droid From Jedi: Fallen Order

Pathfinder looks good with BD-1's red racing stripes.

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New Apex Legends patch teases even more Peacekeeper shotgun nerfs

New Apex Legends patch teases even more Peacekeeper shotgun nerfs

Respawn is also giving players an extra 400 levels to earn

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It's About to Get Easier to Get Cosmetic Items in Apex Legends

It's About to Get Easier to Get Cosmetic Items in Apex Legends

Along with a new level cap come several dozen loot packs.

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Apex Legends’ new level cap brings more rewards, even for returning players

Apex Legends’ new level cap brings more rewards, even for returning players

Players now have 400 extra levels to earn

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The Game Awards 2019 Nominations: Control and Death Stranding Among Top Nominees

And Smash Bros. gets some belated acknowledgement.

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Fortnite’s Chapter 2 boosted viewer hours by 31% on Twitch

Fortnite’s Chapter 2 boosted viewer hours by 31% on Twitch

Fortnite, League of Legends, and Apex Legends all saw a spike in viewership on Twitch in October. World of Warcraft is dropping after Classic's launch.

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Apex Legends' Dropship Has Become a Fight Club With the Lights Turned Off

Apex Legends' Dropship Has Become a Fight Club With the Lights Turned Off

Lifeline mains, you're needed now more than ever.

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Thank God Apex Legends Finally Has a Proper Training Mode

Thank God Apex Legends Finally Has a Proper Training Mode

Apex Legends introduces a new training mode where you can finally test out every character.

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