Apex Legends Mobile Version Confirmed by EA, Release Date, Crossplay and More
Apex Legends might get a mobile version of the game in the near future. According to EA CEO Andrew Wilson, they are already looking for a potential way to bring Apex Legends to mobile platform. In a recent investors call Andrew quoted:-
As I said earlier, we are looking at how to take the game to mobile and cross-play over time, and I also expect that this game will have tremendous value in Asia, and we’re in conversations about that.
It's evident that Apex Legends will be getting a mobile port in the coming months. Though an actual release date was not confirmed the developers at the event. We speculate it to be between September 2019 to November 2019.
EA as a corporate always seeks profit, in the above quote we can see that Andrew mentioned the game will have tremendous value in Asia. It's true as we have seen that the mobile platform is quite a lucrative one. Games like PUBG and Fortnite Battle Royale has made millions with in-game microtransactions.
About Apex Legends
Apex Legends is the first big title from Respawn Entertainment, a subsidiary of EA which took the market by surprise.
Set in the universe of titanfall series the game takes place in outlands. Apex Legends was revealed and released on the same day. This is the first time in gaming history, that a big title has been released on the same day as reveal. After launch Apex Legends have started to seek attention from all type of players.
As Apex Legends is a free to play title, it has gained a huge number of online players playing the game. In 72 hours of the initial launch of Apex Legends the game had over 10 million players.
Not only that Apex Legends also had over 1 million players playing the game concurrently. Respawn Entertainment's Apex Legends have achieved quite a feat in just a few days of release.
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