Thursday, September 29, 2022
HomeNewsNext-gen version of Apex Legends now available

Next-gen version of Apex Legends now available

Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment today revealed the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S versions of Apex Legends as part of the release of the all-new, temporary Warriors Collection Event. Through April 12, the in-game event also introduces the return of 9v9 Control mode, a new Arenas folder, exclusive cosmetic items, Crypto’s Heirloom and more.

For a detailed overview of all the content surrounding the in-game event, check below and in the blog post here:

  • Next-gen version – PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S players will enjoy improvements in the form of 4k output, full 60hz gameplay, HDR, higher resolution shadows and larger LOD distances, among others.
  • Control is back – The temporary 9v9 mode Control returns for two weeks, this time with the addition of the so-called Caustic Treatment in Kings Canyon.
  • The Caustic Treatment – The battlefield of Kings Canyon now features more zip lines, skydive launchers and even a hover tank for more balance and improved flow.
  • New Arenas Map: Drop-Off – The new map towers over the Malta skyline at the fully automated Hammond Manufacturing Tower. Under the code name Drop-Off, Arenas fighters secretly claim this spot at night for fierce battles under the smoggy sky.
  • Exclusive cosmetic items – The in-game event introduces a new set of 24 cosmetic items, including skins such as the “Synthetic Huntress” Ash Skin, “Riding Dirty” Octane Skin, “Jewel Olympus” Horizon Skin, “Combat Survivalist” Lifeline and more.
  • Rewards Tracker – Every week of the in-game event, there are new rewards to unlock. Players do this by earning points and completing challenges each day. The Warriors Collection Event also introduces a temporary Stretch Challenge that unlocks four unique badges when players complete them.

Players can get started with Apex Legends today for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch and PC via Origin and Steam.

To keep up to date with all the recent gaming news please like us on Facebook, check out our news tab, follow us on Twitter, and join us on Discord.

Dex Fragg
Dex Fragg
Founder of DEX.EXE. Guide Writer and Reviewer.