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Apex Legends “Genesis” Collection Event: Release date, Revenant Heirloom, Skull Town, skins, & more

Apex Legends have officially revealed the trailer for Season 9: Legacy’s Collection Event, Genesis, featuring new cosmetics and content.

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The Apex Legends Genesis Collection Event has finally been revealed with a brand new trailer showing off skins, Revenant’s Heirloom, and the return of the original Kings Canyon and World’s Edge maps.

With the recent “dry spell” in Apex Legends, players will be ecstatic to know the next Collection Event will be arriving very soon, bring a host of new content to the game.

Not only will the event bring new cosmetics after teasing Skull Town’s return the last couple of days, but players will also finally get to relive the original Kings Canyon and World’s Edge maps once again.

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Apex Legends “Genesis” Collection Event

The Season 9 Collection Event will officially arrive for all players on June 29 and will most likely drop at around 10 AM PST. The event will run until July 13, meaning the event will span a two-week period.

The event will bring new cosmetics, Revenant’s “Dead Man’s Curve” Heirloom, as well as the original Kings Canyon and World’s Edge maps.

The Genesis Collection Event will also bring new patch notes including:

  • Legend changes
  • Arena’s balancing and price changes
  • Lots of bug changes

Original Kings Canyon, World’s Edge, and Skull Town in Arenas

The Apex Legends Genesis Collection Event will see the return of Kings Canyon and World’s Edge in their original forms.

This will be a new experience for many players and their first time playing on these maps, as the newer versions are very different from the originals.

Players will finally get to drop back into Skull Town in Battle Royale and Arenas, as they also announced that it would be one of the new maps for the 3v3 mode.

Players will also be able to drop in Capitol City yet again before it was destroyed and turned into Fragment East and West.

Revenant’s Heirloom and new skins

Apex Legends Genesis Collection Event Revenant Heirloom

Just like any other Collection Event, the Apex Legends Genesis Collection Event will see the villainous Revenant gain his “Dead Man’s Curse” scythe, a scary sight for anyone who comes into close combat with him.

This Heirloom was leaked a while back, and it seems those dataminers were spot on, as fans will finally be able to get their hands on this huge Heirloom come June 29.

Further, to unlock this Heirloom, players will have to unlock every cosmetic available in the event store, usually around 24 items. This can be very pricey, but players will be able to use materials for skins to craft, reducing the price slightly.

Players will also gain some new cosmetics in the Apex Legends Genesis Collection Event Prize Tracker, which will feature Charms, a Wattson skin, Charge Rifle, and Eva-8 weapon skins.

This is great for those who don’t want to spend money on the game, as it allows them to get some new items from the event.

We can’t wait to get our hands on the new Apex Legends Genesis Collection Event come June 29, as Apex Legends has been feeling slightly stale content-wise in the past few weeks.

Hopefully, this will get players back onto the game and boost the hype again, like when Season 9 dropped.


For more on the Apex Legends Genesis Collection Event, stay tuned via Charlie INTEL as we will be covering it all.

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CouRageJD reveals the one thing that makes Apex Legends better than Warzone

Jack ‘CouRage’ Dunlop went on Twitter to explain what one key Apex Legends feature makes it more fun than Warzone.

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100 Thieves co-owner Jack ‘CouRage’ Dunlop is boldly claiming that Respawn Entertainment’s Apex Legends has one key feature that makes it “way better” than Warzone.

Warzone Season 4 is now well underway, and there were a plethora of changes after the Reloaded update arrived. Its battle royale competitor Apex Legends is also about to launch Season 10 soon.

Now, the 100 Thieves co-owner CouRageJD has made his stance in this rivalry abundantly clear. He boldly stated that Apex Legends is leagues ahead of Warzone due to one major reason.

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Jack ‘CouRage’ Dunlop had spent many months away from Apex Legends, but recently returned to battle in the game’s Ranked Leagues. This mode is so popular that Warzone players are asking for one too.

CouRageJD has described himself as “the greatest Wraith player in the history of Apex Legends,” and mentioned how much more fun that game is than Warzone because of the Ranked lobbies.

“New Apex Legends season about to drop, Ranked mode is so fun,” he tweeted. “Ranked arenas about to release, new legend coming, and huge balance patch about to happen.”

The 100 Thieves star then called Apex Legends the “best battle royale available.” Aside from the Ranked mode, he also complimented the clear love for the game that the Apex community has.

“Warzone has had its ups and downs, and I love Apex Legends,” said CouRageJD. “I’ve always had a soft spot for it. I was at the venue when it launched! There’s such a dedicated community, it’s crazy.”

Perhaps, this will encourage the Warzone developers to take inspiration from Apex’s Ranked Leagues. Respawn will implement the cable car feature from Warzone in Apex Legends Season 10.

Image credits: Activision / Respawn / YouTube: CouRageJD

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Every region the Apex Legends Mobile Beta is available in

The Apex Legends Mobile beta is now live in the Philippines after the initial release in India with more regions coming soon.

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After being live in India and the Philippines, the closed beta for Apex Legends’ upcoming mobile import has been announced for even more regions, so we have gathered all the recent news for you.

Apart from Apex Legends’ upcoming Season 10 adding a heap of new content on August 3, Respawn Entertainment has also been hard at work developing Apex Legends for mobile gamers.

The mobile beta was originally only available in India. However, as of May 19, the closed beta became available for those registered in the Philippines. The beta has now been announced for even more regions, so let’s get into it.

Apex Legends has made its mark in the battle royale genre, is considered one of the best purely because of its gameplay, great developer communication, and constant updates.

The latest update saw many changes in the patch notes. However, Apex Legends on console and PC isn’t the only thing the developers have focused on, as the mobile version is set to release by the end of 2021.

Apex Legends Mobile beta regions

The Apex Legends Mobile Beta is currently available for those in India and Philipinnes who registered through the Google Play store to experience the battle royale on Android.

There is currently only a select few Legends available in the beta, with maybe more releasing when the game officially launches. The beta will also feature mobile-exclusive maps and even the new 3v3 Arenas mode.

It seems to have been a success, with the beta now coming in a few weeks for Indonesia, Peru, Colombia, Egypt, and Lebanon.

Be sure to register as soon as possible, as if you miss it or were too late and don’t receive an email from EA. Unfortunately, this is a closed beta, and you will not participate.

However, having said that, Apex Legends Mobile is set to be released by the end of this year, and the beta is becoming available in more regions as long as things go smoothly. You can find all of the regions it is currently available below:

  • India
  • Philippines

If you’re interested in participating in the beta, or even when the full game releases, you can stay updated about the Apex Legends Mobile version through this page.

For more on Apex Legends, stay tuned on Charlie INTEL and check out our recent article on why the bomb mode was cut from Arenas.

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Apex Legends Mobile beta: Gameplay, how to register, new maps, & available Legends

Apex Legends developers dropped an article containing information on the mobile version’s closed beta, which recently launched in India.

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After the announcement of Apex Legends Mobile, Respawn Entertainment has rolled out a closed beta test for various regions, with even more to be included in the future.

Apex Legends has been in all the gaming news this week, announcing its highly anticipated Season 10: Emergence, which includes an interesting new Legend, Seer.

Apex Legends was also released on Nintendo Switch in March 2021, increasing its player count to another platform. It doesn’t seem like the developers were done there, though, as closed beta testing continues in various regions for the mobile version.

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The first of a series of beta tests for Apex Legends Mobile was released back in April for residents in India to enjoy, allowing some gamers to escape the reality of the COVID crisis for just a few hours.

Mobile gaming is extremely popular in the Asian continent. With India being the second largest country in Asia, it seems like the perfect place to test Apex Legends Mobile beta.

EA announced on their website that they would be starting with smaller closed beta tests in India and the Philippines, with the latter coming in May. They also said that they would look to expand the beta, adding new regions and iOS support if the tests go well, as currently, the beta is only available for Android.

Currently, the beta is available solely in India and the Philippines, with Respawn announcing plans to release in Indonesia, Peru, Colombia, Egypt, and Lebanon very soon.

How to register for the Apex Legends Mobile beta

For those who want to register for when the beta expands to other regions, you’ll be able to sign up for it on the Google Play Store page, which will inform you when it is available to play in your location.

The closed beta is a first-come, first-serve system, meaning the places are limited, so make sure to register if you are interested. They did announce that once the beta is expanded, they will “launch a page that allows you to pre-register for the game and sign up for news about the betas.”

how to register apex legends mobile beta

Just like the console and PC versions, Apex Legends Mobile will be free-to-play when it officially releases. Apex Legends Mobile is being developed to be available on various devices and model versions, but the beta is specifically for Androids running the 6.0 version and up.

Another big piece of news from the announcement is that not only will Apex Legends Mobile be a stand-alone game, not featuring cross-platform, it will also be mostly in third-person. New footage of the closed beta shows players that the first-person perspective is only initiated when aiming down sights. Apart from that, the game will be in third-person.

What maps and Legends are available?

Currently, only the World’s Edge map is available for Apex Legends Mobile. However, they mention plans to add more, and some leaks from dataminers have revealed some interesting developments.

It seems Apex Legends Mobile will also be getting the new Arena mode, with exclusive maps just for the mobile version that won’t be seen on the PC and console.

Further, the only Legends currently available in the Indian closed beta are Bloodhound, Gibraltar, Lifeline, Wraith, Bangalore, Caustic, Octane, and Wattson. However, one of the screenshots used for promotion has Revenant in it, so the community suspects more Legends could be added in the future.


For more on Apex Legends Mobile, stay tuned on Charlie INTEL, and if you found this interesting, check out our piece on the Disrupter Rounds making a return.

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