Electronic Arts revealed throughout its newest monetary report as we speak that Apex Legends was probably the most downloaded free-to-play sport on PlayStation four in 2019, beating out different hits like Fortnite.

Apex Legends had a shock launch in February 2019. The shock of its sudden launch, together with the pedigree of developer Respawn Entertainment and an in depth advertising marketing campaign that had common streamers taking part in the sport, made Apex Legends a quick hit.

Since launch, Respawn has supported the sport with additions like maps updates (and one fully new map), battle passes, and new characters. In truth, Respawn introduced one other new character, Loba Andrade, for Apex Legends earlier as we speak.

New content material is essential if Apex Legends needs to proceed its success all through 2020, particularly because it faces competitors from new battle royale video games like Call of Duty: Blackout.