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Frustrating Apex Legends bug lets you use weapons in Pathfinder’s boxing ring

A new bug has been discovered in the Pathfinder Town Takeover which is causing weapons to spawn in the ring.

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A new bug is in Pathfinder's boxing arena

The brand new Pathfinder Town Takeover boxing arena is being plagued by a game-breaking bug which is giving weapons to certain players, while forcing others to battle it out with only their fists.

The Fight Night update is behind us now, and Apex Legends received a plethora of new cosmetics, bug fixes, and quality-of-life updates through the Collection Event. A Town Takeover has also been added in the form of a new boxing arena.

This section lets you engage other players without the use of weapons. Instead, you’ll have to stick to fighting with your fists in a classic melee brawl. This is an interesting addition, but a new bug has been discovered that lets players use weapons inside the Pathfinder boxing ring.

Pathfinder's boxing arena

Twitter user ‘ikevander,’ posted a clip of this bug. They were playing inside of the arena, and were able to bypass the feature that prevents you from using weapons. The other players were still limited to brawling with their firsts when the user was not.

This goes against how the new Town Takeover is supposed to function, and the player doesn’t even know how this happened. They claimed that the weapon just spawned in their Legend’s hand while they were “trying to do a fake punch.”

It’s unclear how exactly players can take advantage of this exploit. It might have a specific technique that you need to perform, or it could happen completely at random. This makes it hard to tell how many players have been affected by the bug so far.

It’s possible that some Apex fans may find out how to make this glitch happen on command, and that could lead to a whole new set of problems. If this issue continues to plague the Pathfinder boxing ring, then Respawn might have to disable it altogether until they fix it.

Update 1/8/21: On January 7, Respawn Entertainment deployed a hotfix preventing players from bringing weapons to the ring, as well as fixing several other issues with The Pathfinder Town Takeover.

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Apex Legends teams hilariously play volleyball in-game with Cargo Bots

Some Apex Legends players went viral after starting a game of Volleyball with Octane’s Jump Pad and a few Cargo Bots.

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Octane in Apex Legends

A few Apex Legends fans stopped a match to play a game of Volleyball with Octane’s Jump Pad and a few Cargo Bots. This led to some hilarious results, and the clip has gone viral in the Apex community.

Apex Legends is known for its massive maps which serve as large-scale playgrounds for you to explore. Through this, you can discover brand new combat strategies, hiding spots, and tricks to practice. Alternatively, you can just mess around.

Players have been discovering fun activities to pass the time in the Battle Royale ever since it first launched. We’ve seen various creative endeavors from fans, and now a new one has been found; playing volleyball with Cargo Bots.

Cargo bot in Apex Legends

Teams play Cargo Bot volleyball in Apex Legends

Reddit user BeanBag373 posted a fun clip to the Apex Legends subreddit, in which they enacted a brilliant plan with the help of a few other players.

They were able to get their hands on a grounded Cargo Bot and rolled it all the way up to a spot where they had set up a makeshift Volleyball court. This consisted of Octane’s jump pads, and they would use them with Pathfinder’s zipline. 

As time passed, even more players came across this and decided to join in on the fun. Rather than messing things up for everyone, they picked up on the rules and played the game. The clip gets even funnier as more people get involved.

Eventually, someone tried to ruin the fun by shooting up the players. However, they didn’t let this ruin their resolve and continued playing as the circle got even closer. They only stopped once the area became too small to stand in.

At that point, you can predict what happened next. Everybody started shooting at each other and using their Ultimate abilities, which led to mass chaos and mayhem. Sadly, this was inevitable as the shrinking circle incites conflict.

Despite that, this was still a hilarious moment of different players coming together to have dumb fun. This is why you should play Apex Legends creatively since you can discover other neat tricks when messing around.

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Apex Legends Season 8 Trailer shows new Fuse legend and abilities

Apex Legends Season 8 shows us some new content coming to the game, including new legend Fuse and map changes.

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The newest Apex Legends Season 8 Trailer shows us some new content coming up for the game’s newest content season, titled “Mayhem”.

This season we will see the introduction of the new legend, Fuse, who has been teased for quite some time now. Alongside this new legend also comes huge map changes. Here’s the rundown.

New Legend – Fuse

Fuse is an explosives focused Legend, with a kit that seems to not disappoint. According to the trailer, Fuse is seen throwing his own unique grenades, which look very similar to a grenade model leaked earlier this month. If that same leak is true, then the grenades are called “Projectile Grenades” and his ultimate is called “Firebomb”.

As a character, Fuse seems to be a sarcastic and energetic Legend, so his personality will mesh right into the current Apex Legends cast.

King’s Canyon Changes

Map changes also appear to be on the horizon for Season 8. During the trailer, a large explosion sends a shockwave throughout King’s Canyon, causing havoc to the entire map, taking down landmasses and buildings.

We can expect the new update to bring a large map overhaul, consisting mostly of already existing, but destroyed areas. Hopefully, this update will also bring us new locations, or even secrets hidden beneath the map. This may also remove some bodies of water scattered across the map, so it’s sure to be an exciting change.

You can view the full season 8 trailer here.

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Apex Legends trick makes grenades explode upon landing

There is an Apex Legends trick that you can use in order to make grenades explode immediately when they reach your target.

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Grenades trick in Apex Legends

You can dish out a ton of damage by throwing grenades in Apex Legends, but there’s a technique that you can use to catch your enemies completely by surprise, especially at long-range.

There is a wide variety of weapons and throwables available to you when playing Apex Legends. Each of them suits different combat situations, and grenades are perfect for dealing explosive damage to enemies from a distance.

If your throwing arm is strong, you can dish out a lot of pain to your foes. A well-thrown grenade is difficult to dodge due to its quick ignition time, and you can use a neat trick to achieve that from a distance.

This technique makes the grenade explode immediately upon landing which makes the blast unavoidable, and you can do this when throwing them at long-range.

Grenades in Apex Legends

Apex Legends grenade trick makes them unavoidable at long-range

Reddit user EddygCPA posted a thread to the Apex University subreddit, where they showed how you can throw grenades with such accuracy that they explode on landing. At the time of writing, this thread and has over 3500 upvotes.

This trick involves aiming directly upwards when throwing a grenade at long-range. You can then adjust the angle so that it lands on your opponents from above, and then immediately explodes.

You would not be able to achieve the same effect if you aimed directly at your enemies, since they would see it coming, and immediately try getting out of its way. Making use of the trick will grant you the element of surprise.

You can improve your chances of success when using this technique by putting in some time at the Firing Range to practice your grenade throwing. This trick is ideal for catching other players by surprise the next time you throw a grenade.

There are plenty of other tricks that you can discover, which is why you’re encouraged to play the battle royale as creatively as you can. Recently, some players found a technique to counter door-campers by experimenting with Horizon’s abilities.

With Apex Legends Season 8 set to launch on February 2, we will have even more opportunities to find new tricks in the game. Once we find some, we’ll be sure to update you.

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