The next season of Apex Legends is shaping up to be pretty huge for Respawn’s battle royale. We’ve already been introduced to the new Legend Valkyrie, Olympus is about to see some pretty massive changes, and the season number is being dropped entirely. What’s really piqued our curiosity, though, is the new game mode.
We’ve yet to see too much of it, you see, though that’s about to change. Respawn released a new trailer to drum up excitement for the new season, Legacy, and revealed that we’re getting an Arenas gameplay reveal on April 26. The trailer features our cast of heroes duking it out in various arenas before an overseer mentions returning the legend to “where it started” – hmm.
While details are thin on the ground, Respawn is pretty happy to tell everyone that they’re going beyond battle royale with this one – it’s even in the trailer. We’ve had a hunch that this has been coming for a while, though, as game director Chad Grenier said the team would “launch new ways to play the game that take us beyond battle royale” this year.
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