Watch out, Fortnite: EA reveals 25 MILLION people downloaded Apex Legends in the first week alone

Mail Online | 2/12/2019 | Reuters;Cheyenne Macdonald For
KHALED (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo:

Click For Video:

Electronic Arts' new game 'Apex Legends' is smashing records right out of the gate.

The new battle royale game launched just one week ago on February 4th, and already boasts 25 million players, EA revealed on Monday.

EA - Success - Epic - Games - 'Fortnite

EA is hoping to reproduce the success of Epic Games' 'Fortnite', whose blending of 'The Hunger Games' and 'Minecraft' has been a global hit with teenagers and older gamers over the past two years.

Apex Legends is a new battle royale shooter game that groups players into competing squads.

Fortnite - Overwatch - Game - Features - Boxes

Like Fortnite and Overwatch, the free game features loot boxes that players can purchase to acquire items of varying value in the game.

In Apex Legends, they’re known as Apex Packs.

Shares - Electronic - Arts - Inc - Percent

Shares of Electronic Arts Inc jumped 8 percent on Tuesday after the videogame maker said 25 million players signed up for its new battle royal game 'Apex Legends'.

EA disclosed the new number on Twitter.

Legends - Players - Days - Launch - EA

'Apex Legends' signed up 10 million players within three days of its launch, EA said last...
(Excerpt) Read more at: Mail Online
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Tyranny has such cute names, like Democrat, Republican, Congress, Senate...
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!