Season 6 is shortly approaching Apex Legends with one other new Legend, Rampart, and a bunch extra new options to stay up for. One of these most anticipated elements of Season 6 is the map reworks that include each seasons. This time, we’ll see World’s Edge revamped with a number of identified factors of curiosity changed by new ones which suggests we’ll must say goodbye to some key elements of the map gamers have turn into accustomed to love the trains and the Mirage Voyage. Some notable new places will litter the map of their absence to provide gamers loads of new areas to discover and grasp.
Many of World’s Edge’s map modifications are grounded within the ongoing story of Apex Legends the place Hammond Industries’ affect continues to unfold. A lava subject west of The Dome has been become the Launch Site location, for instance, which Respawn stated will open up new rotation choices for gamers as they transfer round that space of the map.
Launch Site seems to be one of many larger places gamers will be capable of traverse in Season 6, nevertheless it’s removed from the one change. Drill Site is being become one other Hammond Industries location known as Countdown, and Staging will probably be a smaller location close to the middle of the map that’ll be located in an space beforehand occupied by a city.
World’s Edge has been revamped with new pathways, rocket launch websites, blast partitions, and extra!
Read on to be taught extra in regards to the map updates and modifications coming when Season 6 launches on August 17. 👇
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Throughout the Launch Site, Countdown and Staging areas of the map, gamers will discover a new characteristic by means of the huge Blast Walls that shield the areas. There are methods to get round these player-operated partitions both by means of paths on the backside or by going over them in case your group permits it, however when you get to them first, you’ll have a chief space to defend.
“The rising walls are a new map mechanic added to World’s Edge and can be found in Launch Site, Countdown and Staging,” Respawn stated in regards to the new mechanic. “Activating a panel will start the giant blast wall to rise, creating a defensible platform and permanently fortifying the position of whichever team was lucky enough to control it first.”
Along with these huge map location modifications, some smaller however nonetheless noticeable elements of World’s Edge are altering as nicely. The trains will probably be dismantled and strewn in regards to the map with some extra loot in a position to be discovered within the deserted practice automobiles and tunnels. Mirage’s ship, the Mirage Voyage, has additionally flown away, so gamers received’t be dropping scorching on the trains or the social gathering boat anymore.
Apex Legends Season 6 is scheduled to launch on August 18th.