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Apex Legends

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Total Reviews: 54
VSG Recommendation: Play It
Critics Consensus: Respawn effectively blends the squad-based battle royale and hero shooter, nailing movement and terrain traversal while ensuring weapons feel smooth and responsive. This is the new gold standard for the genre.
Apex Legends
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Critics Recommend
Critic Reviews: 54
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Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 54

Respawn effectively blends the squad-based battle royale and hero shooter, nailing movement and terrain traversal while ensuring weapons feel smooth and responsive. This is the new gold standard for the genre.

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Critic Reviews for Apex Legends

HIGHLIGHTED CRITICS

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High Score - 100/100
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Average Score - 87/100
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Low Score - 70/100
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Gold TIER

40% of scored reviews fell within the range of 86 to 92 / 100

93/100
James Davenport (PC Gamer)

Apex Legends is a quiet revolution in how we communicate in games, and an excellent team-based battle royale I can recommend to anyone, caveat-free.

February 11, 2019 |

Apex Legends is squad-based battle royale done right, complete with cool heroes, a superb communication system, and polished mechanics.

February 11, 2019 |
9/10
Steven Petite (IGN)
9.3/10
Javy Gwaltney (Game Informer)

Respawn successfully blends battle royale and hero shooters to great effect, raising the bar for free-to-play first-person shooters.

February 8, 2019 |

James Davenport (PC Gamer)

93/100 - (Read Review)

Apex Legends is a quiet revolution in how we communicate in games, and an excellent team-based battle royale I can recommend to anyone, caveat-free.

Steven Petite (IGN)

9/10 - (Read Review)

Apex Legends is squad-based battle royale done right, complete with cool heroes, a superb communication system, and polished mechanics.

Javy Gwaltney (Game Informer)

9.3/10 - (Read Review)

Respawn successfully blends battle royale and hero shooters to great effect, raising the bar for free-to-play first-person shooters.

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Best Shooter

Game Info

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Conquer with character in Apex Legends, a free-to-play battle royale game where legendary challengers fight for glory, fame, and fortune on the fringes of the Frontier. Explore a growing roster of diverse characters and experience intense tactical squad play in a bold, new evolution of battle royale.

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