Respawn Entertainment’s newly released Apex Legends stands apart from other battle royale games by introducing a bunch of improvements to the genre. In Apex Legends, weapons get color-coded ammunition to make identifying what you need easier, attachments are automatically added to guns they fit (and new weapons when you swap one for another), and landmarks with good loot are clearly marked. But despite all the quality-of-life improvements on hand, there’s still a lot Apex Legends doesn’t tell you about how some the game works and some of the things you can do.
We’ve compiled several tips below to help you better understand some of the hidden basics of Apex Legends. We’ve also got some insight to offer on important habits to build in order to increase your chances of survival. For more guides, be sure to check back often as we put up more in the days ahead. In addition, we’ve also covered in detail how the game’s monetization works.
In our Apex Legends review, GameSpot editor Phil Hornshaw gave the game a 9/10 and said: “Apex Legends is a mix of smart shooter ideas that makes for a competitive, team-based game that gets at all the best parts of battle royale while addressing a lot of the weaknesses. Respawn’s intense focus on team play makes Apex more than just a worthy addition to the genre; it’s an indicator of where battle royale should go in the future.”
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