Respawn just isn’t solely laying the ban hammer down on crash points with Apex Legends, however cheaters too.
Respawn Entertainment introduced this weekend it has banned over 355,000 cheaters on PC since Apex Legends launched.
According to the developer, the Easy-Anti-Cheat service has confirmed a great software to detect cheaters, however the work is much from over.
“The fight against cheaters is an ongoing war that we’ll need to continue to adapt to and be very vigilant about fighting,” said community manager Jay Frechette.
“We take dishonest very critically and care deeply concerning the well being of Apex Legends for all gamers.
“We are [also] very conscious of the instances of gamers spamming throughout character choose and the drop after which disconnecting shortly after. We’re conserving lots of our technique near the chest so offenders don’t have time to construct workarounds earlier than we implement adjustments.
“Solutions gained’t occur instantly however we’re on it.”
Apex Legends gamers can anticipate additional enhancements to be made within the detection course of. Plans are in place to “scale up” the anti-cheat group, and so as to add a report characteristic on PC. The latter will make it simpler to report cheaters whereas in-game.
Along with excellent news relating to zero tolerance for cheaters, the studio can also be engaged on points with crashing on PC.
Like Nvidia earlier than it, AMD will go to the studio subsequent week and work with the group to enhance stability and efficiency on PC.
In the following consumer patch on PC, a number of the recognized crashes shall be addressed, however not all crashes have been nailed down. In Season 1, the group will implement an improved reporting system to assist determine additional points on this regard.
You can even anticipate hero stability adjustments, and hitbox updates when Season 1 drops as effectively.
The group replace additionally touched upon the opportunity of a reconnect choice. While the studio understands the characteristic is one thing gamers need, it gained’t be applied any time quickly as such a characteristic may doubtlessly be abused.
Once we all know extra about Season 1 and its contents, we’ll let you recognize.