Apex Legends Season 8: Mayhem formally begins February 2, and it brings a ton of recent content material to Respawn’s battle royale. Per regular, gamers can anticipate a brand-new character, and the season is including a brand new weapon and map adjustments as properly.
Season 8’s new character is Fuse, a laid-back man with an enthusiasm for explosives. As seen in a brand-new animated trailer, Fuse has had a tumultuous life main as much as his addition to the Apex Video games. Fuse–whose actual title is Wally–grew up on Salvo, combating for his planet’s freedom alongside his finest buddy all via their childhood, teenage years, and younger grownup lives.
Nevertheless, Wally grew disillusioned with their trigger, as a substitute discovering his true ardour within the pursuit of battling it out within the Bone Cage, making a rift between the 2 mates. Finally, Wally’s status within the enviornment gained him a ticket off-world to affix the Apex Video games. He hoped to patch issues up along with his buddy, however she angrily blew him off–quite actually, like with an precise grenade that blew off his arm. The 2 parted on poor phrases, with Wally asking her to throw out his previous arm for him earlier than strolling out to, assumedly, get medical consideration and a prosthetic.
With the beginning of Season 8, Apex Legends’ roster of playable characters has formally doubled since launch, reaching 16–10 of which you want to buy with in-game forex. Season 8 additionally provides the 30-30 Repeater, a lever-action rifle. Moreover, Kings Canyon makes a return–following its elimination firstly of Season 7–with a brand-new look, which incorporates The Mirage Voyage parking itself the place Cranium City as soon as stood.
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