Connect with us

Apex Legends

Apex Legends streamer ShivFPS gets banned after breaching Twitch guidelines

ShivFPS has been banned from streaming temporarily as Twitch deems his actions as hateful and a breach of community guidelines.

Published

on

Apex Legends Shiv banned

Popular Apex Legends streamer, ShivFPS, was banned on Twitch recently for hateful slurs after killing a hacker who had previously locked him out of the game.

Apex Legends is no exception when it comes to cheaters and hackers. Unfortunately, most developers will never win the battle against hackers, but Respawn Entertainment do try their best at staying one step ahead.

The only ones who can gain some satisfaction over cheaters are the players, one of which has now been banned on Twitch after defeating a hacker and being extremely excited about it afterward.

Apex Legends shiv streamer ban

ShivFPS is a popular Apex Legends streamer over on Twitch, known for his outrageous and volatile content. Fans of his love watching his over-the-top reactions and, at times, rudeness towards opponents.

Like many other streamers, Shiv has also experienced hardships against hackers and cheaters. It must take a toll on you when you’re constantly being locked out of the game, receiving hateful messages, and being a target of hackers to ruin your experience.

In one of Shiv’s recent streams, he gained some revenge over a hacker who has previously been making his life a living hell, locking him out of the game preventing him from not only playing but receiving income as this is ultimately a streamer’s job, to play the game.

Shiv’s reaction was, of course, extreme and pretty shocking. However, if you know the context and how much this hacker has been tormenting his experience, the reaction could be seen as more understanding.

Apex Legends Shiv reaction

Shiv has since posted the clip of what he suspects was the moment that Twitch regarded as “hateful slurs” targeted against another player. In the clip, Shiv and his team are in a pretty bad situation when they eventually defeat the aimbotter, who is a known Apex Legends hacker called Tufi.

The Apex Legends streamer has been attempting to contest the 7-day ban, presenting the Twitch moderation team with the context so that they understand it wasn’t just a random player.

Whatever happens, the language Shiv used wasn’t pretty, and he definitely did go over the top. However, this is his nature and the reason he has so many fans, as his viewers find his rage amusing and entertaining.

For more Apex Legends news, stay tuned on Charlie INTEL and why not check out our article on the upcoming content in Season 9, Legacy.

Image Credits: Respawn Entertainment/Twitch

Apex Legends

Weird Apex Legends glitch spawns unlimited loot for players

A new Apex Legends glitch has been discovered that provides players with unlimited loot from one Loot Bin.

Published

on

Apex Legends lootbin

An Apex Legends player has discovered a very weird bug that spawns unlimited loot when playing in Season 14.

The Apex Legends developers are constantly looking to improve the player experience by introducing new content and fixing issues the community is experiencing. Just recently, the devs even introduced a quality of life change which made many controller players happy.

Unfortunately, Apex Legends is not immune to bugs and issues, with the launch of Season 14 prompting some new glitches like characters having the wrong abilities and players not receiving rewards for leveling up.

Now, Apex Legends content creator Skeptation has found a new glitch in the Battle Royale which ultimately allows players to exploit Loot Bins to spawn unlimited items.

Skeptation explains how this glitch works in his August 18 YouTube video, stating that when players stand on top of and open a Loot Bin that has a wall behind it, the Loot Bin will close completely after the player has taken the loot inside of it.

If you open the Loot Bin again, it will be completely empty. This is obviously a good trick for covering your tracks and trolling teammates who are looking for loot, however, Skeptation noticed that on some occasions something “weirder” happens.

When messing around with the bug, Skeptation noticed that sometimes the Loot Bin would refresh and spawn more loot after performing the glitch.

Skeptation does say that although he is “not sure what triggers it,” if someone is able to figure out how to do it consistently it would be “broken.”

If this becomes a major issue and players are attempting and being successful with this unlimited loot glitch, perhaps it will provoke Respawn to come up with a fix.


For more, check out Apex Legends Season 14 player’s creepy Firing Range realization.

Image Credits: Respawn Entertainment

Continue Reading

Apex Legends

Apex Legends fans come to creepy realization about the Firing Range

Apex Legends players have discovered a detail about the in-game Firing Range that led them to a creepy realization.

Published

on

Apex Legends firing range

The Apex Legends Firing Range is the perfect spot to visit if you wish you practice with your Legend or weapon, but players have discovered a startling detail about it.

When you hop into a game of Apex Legends, you should expect intense competition from your opponents, so you will need to make sure that you’re using the right Legend and weapons in battle.

The Firing Range provides a nice quiet spot for you to practice your Legend’s abilities along with different guns without having to worry about interference from enemies. However, players have now come to a creepy realization about this location.

Reddit user ‘Crescent-IV’ pointed out in the Apex Legends subreddit that there was a squad counter in their Firing Range, showing how many other players are actually present even if you can’t see them.

The Redditor claimed that these players are “in different ‘instances’ of your lobby to save server space.” So, while you can’t see or interact with them, they are still there practicing with their Legends and weapons.

This came as a surprise to many of the commenters who were previously unaware that this is how the Apex Legends Firing Range works. Many of them shared stories about the times they caught glimpses of other players that were present in the lobby.

One user wrote: “I remember being scared sh**less when I heard a Gibby ult while I was shooting some dummies for the first time. I thought I accidentally got into a game and was tweaking.”

Another user claimed to have heard Seer scanning the area and brought up another instance of being caught by Crypto’s surveillance drone. They reportedly also saw Newcastle’s abilities despite not playing as the Legend.

They then explained that they thought the game was broken every time this happened before adding that it scared them every time. Many of the other commenters also found this experience creepy.

A few of the commenters found this amusing and made jokes about the phenomena. One user sarcastically stated that while there is a proper explanation for this, they consider the Firing Range to be “haunted.”

Other players joined in on the fun, jokingly telling the user that they might be on to something with their theory and that there might actually be ghosts haunting the Apex Legends Firing Range.

While this may be creepy to some players, it isn’t anything to be concerned about this is a rare occurrence and it’s extremely unlikely that you’ll have to worry about getting killed by invisible players.


For more Apex Legends content, check out Respawn’s response to the glitch leaving players with missing rewards and why players want the devs to fix the Ranked system and matchmaking issues.

Image credits: Respawn Entertainment

Continue Reading

Apex Legends

Apex Legends players sick of “annoying” voice lines and call for change

The Apex Legends characters often express themselves in-game with voice lines, but some players are beginning to dislike the feature.

Published

on

vantage and echo from apex legends

Apex Legends players have expressed their disdain for “annoying” Legend voice lines in Season 14, calling for the devs to make a change.

Apex Legends Season 14 has got off to a flying start, bringing excitement back to the community with more people playing the game than ever.

With that said, not everything is sunshine and daisies, as not only has Apex pro ImperialHal expressed his dislike of the brand-new Season 14 Legend, Vantage, but now players are also complaining about the Ranked mode.

While it may not seem like a big deal, there have been complaints among the community about Vantage’s quips and Legend voice lines in general, with some branding them as “annoying.”

Reddit user Stir_Fry posted to the Apex Legends subreddit asking the devs if they could “dial it down on the voice lines.”

When talking about the Season 14 Legend Vantage, the OP says that Vantage is more “annoying” than Valkyrie, due to her “constant voice spam” while hitting shots with her Sniper.

The player says that they do not want to hear the “same echo location joke every time (Vantage) uses her tactical.”

Voice lines and quips are essential for character design as they portray the Legend’s personality and individualism from the rest of the roster. Each Legend has a distinctive voice and personality which is easy to recognize, but some feel it is too much.

They explain that the game already has “audio issues,” and with the number of voice lines in the game, it can be distracting “especially in ranked where I’m trying to listen to hear the 4th party coming to kill me.”

The player feels as if the devs should “lower the amount” of voice lines or provide an option to “turn them off completely in the settings.”

Others in the community seem to agree, with 2.5k upvotes and sarcastic comments like “every time I use my Q on vantage I just have to slap my knee, that joke gets even funnier the 80th time she says it in that game.”

Hopefully, Respawn addresses this either in a future update or when creating new characters. Speaking of new Legends, some data miners believe they may have found who the Apex Legends Season 15 Legend will be.

Image Credits: Respawn Entertainment

Continue Reading