At right now’s EA Play Reside occasion, EA and Respawn revealed the trailer for Apex Legends season 10, often known as Emergence. The 2 firms supplied new details about the playable character Seer, a recon hero who makes use of small drones and a heartbeat sensor to disclose enemies’ actions inside a given space.
Past Seer, Apex recreation director Chad Grenier mentioned the subsequent 12 months of the Apex Legends World Sequence and introduced that Xbox and PlayStation gamers can be invited to compete alongside PC gamers.
Grenier describes Seer as a tracker, just like present character Bloodhound however with a unique play fashion. Whereas Bloodhound is pretty aggressive, Seer is designed to be performed extra stealthily. His passive skill is a heartbeat sensor that can be utilized whereas aiming down sights. The sensor will give gamers hints as to enemies’ places. His tactical sends out a mess of small drones that can reveal and monitor enemies as they transfer.
His final skill creates a sphere round an space of the battlefield that reveals and tracks all enemies shifting via it. With a purpose to stay hidden whereas within the space, enemies are compelled to maneuver extra slowly. All of those talents may be seen within the new Emergence cinematic trailer, which premiered on the present. A full gameplay reveal trailer is approaching Monday, July 26.
Grenier additionally touched on the upcoming additions to Arenas. The workforce needs to increase Apex Legends past battle royale gameplay and plans to take action with the brand new ranked Arenas mode. Past the ranked mode, Grenier revealed that there are new Arenas maps within the works and much more new elements which have but to be revealed.
The Apex Legends World Sequence is returning in September with a $5 million prize pool and a brand new competitors ecosystem. Xbox and PlayStation gamers can be allowed to compete with and in opposition to PC gamers within the skilled and newbie circuits.
Grenier didn’t point out any of the upcoming modifications to the World’s Edge map, nor did he point out something in regards to the new Rampage gun, each of which have been introduced earlier this week. Nonetheless, the cinematic trailer did present the Rampage, which seems to make use of grenades as ammo. Extra can be defined within the gameplay reveal and when the season launches on August 3.