Apex Legends

Apex Legends Review

With the Battle Pass in full force, we figured it's time to finally review the biggest smash of the year.

Latest Apex Legends Guides

Apex Legends Halloween Event Release Date - All the New Halloween Skins

Here's our guide to the Apex Legends Halloween event release date, as well as global start times, and all new Halloween skins so far.

Apex Legends Vaults - Where to Find the Vaults and How to Open Them

Need to know how to find a Vault Key in Apex Legends to open one of the three vaults? We've got you covered.

Apex Legends Season 3 Update - How to Download the New Patch

This is all you need to know about the Apex Legends Season 3 update, including the download size, and more.

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

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

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.

Apex Legends Adds Another Use for its Most Pointless Currency

The latest update finally gives players another way to spend those Legend Tokens.

Apex Legends Embraces the Buddy System With Limited-Time Duos Mode

Like Solos mode before it, Apex is giving two-person squads a spin.

EA Doubles Down on Live Service Games Ahead of Next Gen

Ultimate Team titles, The Sims 4, and Apex Legends are leading EA's digital growth and informing its strategy.

A Professional Chef Really Hated Apex Legends' Pork Chop Recipe

"It doesn't just taste like cloves, it burns like cloves."

Mixer Doubles Down on Twitch Talent By Poaching Another Popular Streamer

In the wake of recent departures in Mixer's leadership team, Shroud is following Ninja to Microsoft's streaming platform.

Apex Legends' New Shadowfall Mode Has Players Calling Truces and Cooperating in Unusual Ways

Players are crowdsourcing vital map information and unofficially teaming up in-game.

Apex Legends Halloween Event Release Date - All the New Halloween Skins

Here's our guide to the Apex Legends Halloween event release date, as well as global start times, and all new Halloween skins so far.

Apex Legends Is Going to Get Much-Needed Improvements to its Training Mode

You and some pals will be able to practice your grappling hook swings together.

Apex Legends Vaults - Where to Find the Vaults and How to Open Them

Need to know how to find a Vault Key in Apex Legends to open one of the three vaults? We've got you covered.

Apex Legends Is Resurrecting a Controversial Loot Collection Event for Halloween

Fight or Fright will introduce a new limited-time mode along with a pricey collection of cosmetics.

A Bug Has Made the Ring the Most Dangerous Enemy in Apex Legends

Sorry Crypto, you've been upstaged.

Apex Legends' New Map Is Beautiful, But It Has a Big Pacing Problem

Apex Legends has scrapped Kings Canyon for new horizons, with mixed results.

Apex Legends Is Finally Making Finishers Worthwhile

The new Season 3 update also makes gold body shields worth picking up.

Apex Legends Season 3 Update - How to Download the New Patch

This is all you need to know about the Apex Legends Season 3 update, including the download size, and more.

Apex Legends Crypto - Abilities, Backstory, How to Unlock Crypto

Here's everything you need to know about Crypto in Apex Legends, including his abilities, backstory, price, and how to unlock the new legend.

Apex Legends' Newest Character, Crypto, is Already Breaking the Game

Crypto's drone can basically gives you a sixth sense.

Get Burned, Frozen, and Thrown off a Train in Apex Legends’ Season 3 Map

The Apex Games are leaving Kings Canyon.

Apex Legends Might Be Hinting at an Offworld Trek for Season 3

Will we be kicking it with Crypto in Kings Canyon, or will we see a whole new planet?

Apex Legends Season 3 Starts in a Couple Weeks, Here's What's Changing With It

On top of confirming Crypto, Respawn wants to make its battle royale more competitive than ever.

Apex Legends Finally Lets Us See Crypto, and Now the Memes Are Flowing

Just come out and play already, dude.

Highly Ranked Apex Legends Players Will Get Their Own Trail, so You Know Where Not to Land

At least you'll know if you're landing next to an Apex Predator.

Apex Legends Is Teasing a Reveal In-Game, Coinciding With This Weekend's Tournament

We might get our first details on Season 3 during this $500,000 invitational.

A UK Ministry Just Recommended Heavy Loot Box Regulation. Here's Why This Matters

It's another step in an ongoing escalation of regulatory involvement in games.

Apex Legends Gets Retail Editions With Exclusive Skins and Enough Coins For a Battle Pass

Respawn's free-to-play battle royale is getting retail-exclusive skins.

New Apex Legends Animated Short is Loaded With Lore From Titanfall and More

It tells a very personal story involving Wraith and the Titanfall... multiverse?

Apex Legends' Wraith-Themed Voidwalker Event Will Bring New Lore and Loot

On September 3, Respawn's battle royale is giving love to its portal professional.

Apex Legends' Next Character Seemingly Leaks Ahead of Season 3

Is this the hacker who downed the Repulsor, and our next Legend?

Respawn Says It's Addressing Criticisms of Apex Legends' Iron Crown with Future Events

Exclusive loot packs may make a comeback, but only in one of three event types.

Apex Legends' Solo Mode Encourages a Very Different Style of Play

If you ping in Apex Legends' new Solo mode, does it make a sound?

Apex Legends Players Aren't Happy with How Pricey the New Iron Crown Event Is

The heirloom's a little expensive for most people's tastes.

ESPN Postpones Apex Legends Broadcast in Wake of Shootings

A tournament highlights show will be aired in October out of respect.

Apex Legends Is Getting a Solos Mode, But Only For A Limited Time

Next week, you won't have a Lifeline to have your back.

One of Apex Legends' Most Requested Features is Coming in August, Says EA

What exactly that is remains to be seen.

Apex Legends Is Matching Cheaters and Spammers With Each Other

Giving them what they deserve: each other.

Starting Screen | It's Becoming Impossible To Keep Up With More Than A Couple "Forever" Games

Apex Legends, Final Fantasy 14, World of Warcraft, and more are seeing huge updates. Will we ever rest?

What Game Are You Playing Over 4th of July Weekend?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It's a long weekend for some folks, or a fractured week for others. Anyway, what are you playing?

Apex Legends Fixes Its Battle Pass Problem With Season Two

New challenges and better rewards help season two feel actually satisfying.

The Best Games of 2019 After Six Months

Our ongoing list of what we believe are the best video games of 2019.

You Might Actually Want to Grab A Mozambique In Apex Legends Now

In Apex Legends: Season 2, a joke of a weapon just got viable.

Apex Legends Wattson - Abilities, Skins, How to Win With Wattson Apex Legends

This is our guide to Wattson in Apex Legends, featuring all her legendary skins, new abilities, tips, and more.

Apex Legends Season 2 Battle Pass - All New Apex Legends Season 2 Skins and Rewards

Here's our complete guide to the Apex Legends Season 2 battle pass, including all reward items, new character skins and cosmetics, and more.

Apex Legends' New Ranked League Carries Penalties For Abandoning Matches

No more bouncing out when you can still get picked up.

Apex Legends Season 2 Update - When Does Apex Legends Season 2 Release?

The Apex Legends Season 2 update is now live, and you can delve into an entirely reworked King's Canyon map!

Leaked Apex Legends Season 2 Trailers are all Wattson, Giant Bird Monsters, and Good Times

"This is the least bored I’ve been all day."

After a Rough Fiscal 2019, EA Executives Give Up Their Bonuses

After struggling with Anthem and Apex Legends, EA's top execs lose their bonuses.

"We're Never Gonna Make an Apex 2:" Apex Legends Devs Look Ahead to Season 2, and Way Beyond

At EA Play last week, we interviewed Apex Legends' executive producer and lead product manager about all the changes coming this summer.

Hands-On With Apex Legend's New Character: How Wattson Will Shake Up Your Team Dynamic

Apex Legends has a new character coming next month, and she brings a nice spark to the defense lineup.

Apex Legends Season 2 Reveal: Wattson, Ranked Mode, Improved Battle Pass Challenges

Respawn is addressing major complaints for Apex Legends Season 2. Will it be enough?

Starting Screen | Want Your Multiplayer Game to Succeed? Summer Could be the Key

Fortnite, Rocket League, and Overwatch have all found success by owning the summer. Is Dauntless next? Or will Apex Legends make a comeback?

From Candy Crush to Hearthstone: How the Loot Box Bill Could Affect Some of the Industry's Biggest Games

The bill defines microtransactions and loot boxes, but questions remain.

Apex Legends Downward Spiral Continues After Reported Second Consecutive Decline in Revenue

Analysts report double-digit losses for Respawn's battle royale.

Apex Legends Tips

Here's our full Apex Legends beginner's guide, including a list of essential tips and tricks for all players.

Apex Legends Server Status and Maintenance Times

Here's the current Apex Legends server status, and future maintenance periods for Respawn's game.

Apex Legends in Advanced Negotiations for Release on Mobile

The popular battle royale is readying to go mobile.

"[Crunch] Is Killing People. Something Has to Change"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Once again, gaming headlines are dominated by the industry's shabby treatment of its workers.

Respawn is Putting Off Plans for Future Titanfall Games to Focus on Apex Legends

Details for Apex Legends Season 2 will be revealed at EA Play.

Apex Legends is Sticking With Seasonal Update to Not Overwork the Team, Respawn Founder Says

Work-life balance is a key reason why Apex Legends' updates are seasonal.

What's Your Favorite Co-Op Game to Play With Loved Ones?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It's a weekend all about spending time with family and friends, so let's hunker down and talk about our favorite co-op games!

Apex Legends Almost Feels New Again After Its Latest Patch

I can engage in long-range combat now? What?

Apex Legends May Have Accidentally Added Another Buff to Gibraltar

Respawn is investigating the unannounced ability.

Apex Legends Kicking Off Bonus XP Limited Time Event for Battle Pass Owners

Plus, Patch 1.1.1 brings welcome changes to our favorite big boys.

Apex Legends Caustic - Lore, Tips, Abilities, Ultimate, Legendary Skins, How to Win With Caustic

This is our complete guide to Apex Legends' Caustic, including their backstory, abilities and special ultimate, tips and tricks, and much more.

Apex Legends Mirage - Lore, Tips, Abilities, Ultimate, Legendary Skins, How to Win With Mirage

Here's our complete guide to Mirage in Apex Legends, including his lore and backstory, all abilities including his ultimate, tips and tricks, and more.

Apex Legends Octane - Lore, Tips, Abilities, Ultimate, Legendary Skins, How to Win With Octane

Here's our complete guide to Octane in Apex Legends, including his lore and backstory, abilities, tips and tricks, and much more.

Apex Legends Pathfinder - Lore, Tips, Abilities, Legendary Skins, How to Win With Pathfinder

Here's everything you need to know about Pathfinder in Apex Legends, including his backstory and lore, as well as abilities and more.

Apex Legends Wraith - Lore, Tips, Abilities, Legendary Skins, How to Win With Wraith

Here's your guide on everything to do with Wraith in Apex Legends, including her passive, tactical, and ultimate abilities, lore plus backstory, and much more.

Apex Legends Lifeline - Lore, Tips, Abilities, Legendary Skins, How to Win With Lifeline

Here's everything you need to know about Lifeline in Apex Legends, including her backstory and abilities, plus much more.

Apex Legends Gibraltar - Lore, Tips, Abilities, Legendary Skins, How to Win With Gibraltar

In our complete Gibraltar guide for Apex Legends, we'll be going over the lore and backstory, special abilities, and more for this character.

Apex Legends Bangalore - Lore, Tips, Abilities, Legendary Skins, How to Win With Bangalore

Here's everything you need to know about Bangalore in Apex Legends, including her backstory, abilities, and much more.

Apex Legends Bloodhound - Lore, Tips, Abilities, Legendary Skins, How to Win With Bloodhound

Here's everything you need to know about Bloodhound in Apex Legends, including backstory and lore, tips, abilities, and more.

Apex Legends Servers Down After Update Resets Players' Progress

Respawn is shutting down servers to deal with a critical issue.

Apex Legends Review

With the Battle Pass in full force, we figured it's time to finally review the biggest smash of the year.

Apex Legends Season 1 - Wild Frontier Update, New Weapon Skins - Everything we Know

Here's all the information you need to know about Apex Legends Season 1, including how to get access to the Wild Frontier content update, and more.

Apex Legends' First Battle Pass Drops Tomorrow: Rewards, New Character Revealed

Prices, release time, and new Legend Octane revealed.

Jump Pad, Jump Pad, Jump Pad, Apex Legends Up to Somethin'

Jump pads are appearing in Apex Legends, and players think it has something to do with season one's arrival.

Apex Legends Datamine Reveals Potential New Characters In Addition To Previously Leaked Octane [Update: Respawn Comments]

Some mysterious new faces might be stepping onto the battlefield soon.

Apex Legends Night Mode Hinted at in Data Mine

Night time map and NPCs might be coming soon to Apex Legends.

Apex Legends' First Balance Update Nerfs Its Two Most Popular Guns

Wingman and Peacekeeper take some hits.

Apex Legends Crushes a New Milestone With 50 Million Players

Respawn Entertainment's battle royale continues to draw in new players.

Apex Legends Was Leaked a Year Ago and Nobody Cared

Cassandra was telling the truth the whole time!

Fortnite Might Also Get a Respawn Feature Like Apex Legends

Respawn is all the rage right now.

Apex Legends' New Gun Finally Gives You a Use For All That Energy Ammo You've Been Hoarding

The Havoc Rifle is the first new gun to come to the battle royale.

New Apex Legends Patch Fixes Multiple Crash Bugs on PS4 and Xbox One

But no sign of that rumored Survival mode.

Activision Blizzard, Where Massive Layoffs Are a First Resort

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The Apex Legends Players Using the Ping System to Overcome Disability and Anxiety

Respawn may have figured out online communication.

Apex Legends is So Popular It Revived Titanfall 2 and EA's Stock

Apex Legends hits 25 million players in a week.

Starting Screen | E3 Needs to be More Than PAX Lite

The industry and community has changed around E3. Can E3 remain relevant in the modern day?

Apex Legends Datamine Points to Solos and Duo Modes

New modes could be on the way to Respawn's popular battle royale game.

How Are You Feeling About Battle Royale Games After Two Years?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Is the sea of battle royale games too deep... are we drowning?

Are Caustic and Mirage Worth Unlocking? Our Verdict on Apex Legends' Two Bonus Characters

We bought Apex Legends' two premium characters and tried them out. Here's what we think about them.

Apex Legends Isn't a Threat to Battlefield 5, EA Says

This town is big enough for the two of us.

Apex Legends is Off to a Huge Start: 10 Million Players in Just 72 Hours

Apex Legends hits a home run.

Apex Legends Is Here to Stay

This is a battle royale game with something new to offer.

New "Premium" Titanfall Experience is Coming Later This Year

Prepare for (even more) Titanfall.

Apex Legends Isn't Afraid to Borrow Like Crazy From Overwatch

Apex Legends is technically in the Titanfall universe, but its gameplay borrows much more from Blizzard.

Starting Screen | EA's Bad Reputation Hangs Over Apex Legends' Surprise Launch

Apex Legends has to do its best to outrun the perception of Electronic Arts.

Apex Legends Fans Mourn the Loss of Titanfall's Best Feature

Wall running is gone, and the fans are sad.

Apex Legends Replaced Titanfall 3 for Respawn

Respawn confirms Titanfall 3 isn't in development.

Apex Legends, EA's Free-To-Play Titanfall Battle Royale Game, is Playable Right Now

Developed by Respawn and available right now.

Apex Legends, a Free-to-Play Titanfall Battle Royale Game, is Being Revealed Later Today

The cat was already out of the bag on this one.