When the Swap model of Apex Legends was first introduced final summer season, Digital Arts stated it could be releasing within the fall of 2020. That did not occur, however a current publish appeared to point that Respawn’s shooter can be hitting right now, February 2, alongside season 8. That additionally did not occur. However even when Swap homeowners aren’t claiming their in-game victories right now, no less than now they know precisely once they can: March 9.
The information got here through this publish on the sport’s official website, which lastly offered the stable date for the discharge of Apex Legends on Swap.
Within the publish, Apex Legends recreation director Chad Grenier reveals the March 9 launch date, and provides credit score to the workforce at developer Panic Button for dealing with the port to Swap. However that is not all: Grenier additionally outlines a number of the different options and advantages to anticipate from this model at launch, together with bonuses like free Battle Go ranges and an additional XP increase.
“Apex Legends will launch on Swap with help for cross-platform play, our newest seasonal content material, and full function parity with the opposite variations of the sport,” Grenier says. “Plus, since we’re launching a number of weeks after the beginning of Season 8, Swap gamers will probably be granted 30 free ranges for his or her Season Eight Battle Go. For the primary two weeks after launch, enjoying on Swap will even earn you double XP.”
If you do not know a lot about Apex Legends, right now is likely to be a great time to leap in! Season Eight simply began, which brings all types of latest, enjoyable issues to the sport that neighborhood is experiencing for the primary time collectively. You’ll be able to watch us play for a number of hours proper right here, with Sport Informer’s personal Prime 500 participant Jay Guisao exhibiting off his expertise.
Apex Legends is a free recreation, and it’s accessible now on PlayStation 5, Xbox Collection X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. And, as talked about above, Swap is coming fairly quickly.