When the Swap model of Apex Legends was first announced final summer season, Digital Arts stated it might be releasing within the fall of 2020. That did not occur, however a recent post appeared to point that Respawn’s shooter could be hitting at the moment, February 2, alongside season 8. That additionally did not occur. However even when Swap house owners aren’t claiming their in-game victories at the moment, at the very least now they know precisely once they can: March 9.
The information got here by way of this post on the sport’s official web site, which lastly offered the strong date for the discharge of Apex Legends on Swap.
Within the put up, Apex Legends sport director Chad Grenier reveals the March 9 launch date, and provides credit score to the group 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 count on from this model at launch, together with bonuses like free Battle Cross ranges and an additional XP enhance.
“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 shall be granted 30 free ranges for his or her Season 8 Battle Cross. For the primary two weeks after launch, taking part in on Swap will even earn you double XP.”
If you do not know a lot about Apex Legends, at the moment could be a very good time to leap in! Season 8 simply began, which brings every kind of latest, enjoyable issues to the sport that neighborhood is experiencing for the primary time collectively. You possibly can watch us play for a number of hours right here, with Recreation Informer’s personal Prime 500 participant Jay Guisao displaying off his expertise.
Apex Legends is a free sport, and it’s out there now on PlayStation 5, Xbox Sequence X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. And, as talked about above, Swap is coming fairly quickly.