Andrew Wilson, director of EA Games, revealed that he plans to move the new battle royale hit to smartphones. “Apex Legends” would have a chance to become a serious competitor of “Fortnite” and “PUBG”.
EA definitely has a reason to be proud. In the first 72 hours, 10 million people played in “Apex Legends”. During the week, this number grew to 25 million, with up to 2 million logged-in players at the same time. The game was also very warmly received by the reviewers. In the Metacritic website the PC version can boast a score of 89/100 points. The hit also beat “Fortnite” on Twitch in terms of watch time (11 million hours more!). As for the first week of existence, it’s very impressive achievements.
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Therefore, it is no wonder that EA intends to introduce “Apex Legends” also for smartphones. The President of EA confirmed that his team is considering how to transfer this title to iOS and Android and to introduce a cross-play function. However, specific information has not been disclosed. If “Apex Legends” stays popular, it can quickly beat its biggest rival – “Fortnite, a”, which can boast 200 million active users.
Soon the players will get some new items in the game. In addition to the special event on the occasion of Valentine’s Day, in which unique items will be available, in March the first season will be brought, including new heroes. The players also found in the files a mention about the solo and duo mode, or battle royale variants, in which each player plays against each other or in a two-man team against the others.