Apex Legends Mobile will begin launching in Australia, New Zealand, and different international locations this month

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There has been speak of a devoted cell model of Apex Legends for some time, and now it appears just like the game might lastly be able to launch this yr, following a restricted regional launch.

According to the official web site, Apex Legends Mobile can be accessible for Android and iOS in 10 international locations this spring: Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia, Mexico, Peru, Argentina, and Colombia. In reality, pre-registration is already open, however Respawn has but to share an actual date for it.

As for when the remainder of the world can play it, Respawn explains that this restricted launch is in the end one other testing part and “We’ll be sharing updates on global launch once we’ve made informed decisions coming out of the limited regional launch.”

The cell launch may have restricted content material as nicely. Only 9 characters – Bloodhound, Gibraltar, Lifeline, Wraith, Bangalore, Octane, Mirage, Pathfinder, and Caustic – can be playable, and Respawn has but to share which modes can be accessible. What’s extra, there can be no cross-play with the PC or console variations.

Even if there’s one other lengthy wait between the restricted launch and the right international launch, Apex Legends gamers are hardly starved of content material in the intervening time. Season 12 continues to be contemporary, having launched solely a few weeks in the past, including a brand new restricted gameplay mode, an update to the Olympus map, and a brand new playable character, Mad Maggie.