‘Apex Legends’ Surpasses 10 Million Players, 1 Million Concurrent in 72 Hours

10 February, 2019, 15:27 | Author: Patty Hardy
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To achieve this, Respawn Entertainment have said via Twitter that they spent a month testing the Smart Comms system as more casual players would - with fake names and no voice chat.

In contrast to the "fast-paced play" of Apex Legends, Firestorm will have more "strategic play and "vehicle play", and Wilson says "the things that are unique to a Battlefield battle royale mode will offer a differentiation of play for a different part of that community".

There are two Legends confirmed as LGBTQ characters by Respawn.

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The Knicks also chose to keep Jordan, despite suggestions that the veteran would be bought out. Kanter released a statement thanking the Knicks and the team's fans for his time in NY .

Vince Zampella, chief executive of developer Respawn, posted a message to players in celebration of reaching the 10 million mark - and noted that the game had achieved over a million concurrent players. We are now applying the strengths of our company to sharpen our execution and focus on delivering great new games and long-term live services for our players. The game is built and only now allows for teams of three. It appears as though Respawn has a hit on its hands, but it remains to be seen if interest in the game tapers off in the coming weeks.

After all, most other Battle Royale games like Blackout and Fortnite allow you to play alone without a squad. Not only is it the publisher's first attempt at chasing the battle royale dollar, but it's free-to-play, effectively replacing Titanfall 3 and progression is built around loot boxes. As some Reddit users have pointed out, the aforementioned lines may have been left in the game from Titanfall 2's code. Of course, the players could have escaped by kicking down the doors and shooting their way free, but it seems that this group of Apex Legends were not aware you could do that, damning them to a slow death on stream.

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