"Apex Legends" Teases New Character With In-Recreation Launch Pads

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Apex Legends is shortly changing into one the most well-liked video video games on the planet. It has seemingly edged out Fortnite as the highest battle royale recreation, which isn’t any straightforward feat. Respawn Leisure, the developer that introduced us Titanfall, has struck gold with their new free-to-play recreation that can be getting a Fortnite-esque battle go within the upcoming weeks. Knowledge miners have been capable of uncover a brand new character that’s more likely to be launched with the battle go. Named Octane, the brand new character is reported to be fast, evasive, and energetic. One his skills is rumored to be a leap pad that may enable him to flee from enemies by bouncing away, and Respawn has begun dropping those self same leap pads all through the sport. 

Avid gamers began to appreciate that the leap pads have been positioned within the recreation on Friday (March 15). The pads are distributed across the Market space for players to check out. When players started to query why a brand new character’s ability had arrived within the recreation early, a Respawn worker replied with a winking emoji. This new pad can launch players a number of tales into the air, serving to them evade assaults or get the drop on a fleeing enemy. Take a look at footage the pad beneath.