• Apex Legends Review - A New Titan In Battle Royale

    4 days ago - By GameSpot

    If Apex Legends has one thing going for it, it's the feeling that the game is complete -something not all battle royale games can boast. The explosion of popularity in the genre means there are a lot of games that do last-player-standing competition pretty well, but with some kinks. Some existing shooters are adding battle royale modes to their offerings, fitting their existing gameplay into a new framework; other battle royale games are constantly struggling to work out bugs, kinks, and balancing issues; and still others started life as something else and managed to retrofit their ideas...
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  • Apex Legends' Best Guns: These Are The Weapons You'll Want To Grab

    Apex Legends' Best Guns: These Are The Weapons You'll Want To Grab

    4 days ago - By GameSpot

    As in any battle royale game, a big part of the experience of Apex Legends is searching for weapons to defend yourself against the many squads you're competing with to survive. The early part of a game is all about finding weapons quickly; later, if you survive, you can try to find more effective guns that will make you deadlier as you work toward being the last team standing. Throughout any match, you're constantly asking yourself if the gun you've found is better than the gun you're carrying. We've spent quite a bit of time with Apex Legends at this point, and we've definitely determined...
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  • Apex Legends Hits 25 Million Players In A Week

    Apex Legends Hits 25 Million Players In A Week

    4 days ago - By GameSpot

    Apex Legends , the free-to-play battle royale game from Titanfall developer Respawn, continues to soar. More than 25 million players have now tried Apex Legends, Respawn's Vince Zampella announced in a blog post. Additionally, the game reached "well over" 2 million peak concurrent players over the weekend, he said. Apex Legends has been rising since release on Monday, February 4. The game hit 1 million players in eight hours , increasing to 2.5 million players in one day. The previous peak concurrent figure was 600,000 , so it's increasing fast. Apex Legends is nowhere close to Fortnite...
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  • PUBG wins Game of the Year at Steam Game Awards

    4 days ago - By N4G

    A very competitive year saw the battle royale game emerge on top, with CD Projekt Red also getting a few awards to celebrate.
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  • Battle Royale Game H1Z1 Adding Deathmatch, Other Improvements On PS4

    4 days ago - By GameSpot

    H1Z1: Battle Royale on PlayStation 4 is adding a new, non-battle-royale mode and various quality-of-life improvements starting later this month. The theme for the February 21 update is "Beyond Royale," and it's set to add deathmatch, ranked leaderboards, a new Battle Pass, and more. The new game mode, FFA Deathmatch, places 50 players into a combat zone with instant respawns. The first player to 25 kills before the timer runs out wins. A new Training Mode will let you experiment with your loadouts and weapons before jumping into any of the combat modes. The battle royale mode will still...
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