Ahead of next week’s launch.
Apex Legends makes its long-awaited Switch debut next Tuesday, March 9, and during the release, developer Respawn Entertainment has shared a brand new trailer that gives a closer look at the free-to-play shooter running on Nintendo’s console.
Apex Legends was originally expected to launch on the platform last fall, but complications caused by the coronavirus pandemic saw the release push in this year. The port is finally ready for its public debut, but Switch owners will be able to enjoy platform games, all seasonal content and full feature parity with other versions when it launches next week.
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The only downside is that Switch owners will have a bit to catch up on, how about participating in Apex Legends’ action a month into the shooter’s eight season – which, if you’re not familiar, adds a new playable hero Fuse, a new lever -action rifle known as The 30-30 Repeater, a new Battle Pass and ranked season, plus some major changes to the Kings Canyon map.
Respawn is trying to address the late start of season eight by giving Switch players the first 30 levels of Apex Legends’ current campaign for free. In addition, double XP will be awarded on the platform for the first two weeks after launch next Tuesday, March 9th.