Apex Legends Season 8, Mayhem, will kick off on February 2. New Legend Fuse will make his debut, as will a brand new weapon. There’ll even be a brand new Battle Pass, a brand new Ranked Season, and an altered King’s Canyon map.

Fuse is a particularly assured Legend who’ll by no means hesitate to blow issues up. The drawback is he doesn’t at all times suppose issues by way of. The newest Stories from the Outlands trailer reveals his curiosity in all issues explosive. This started at a younger age on his residence planet of Salvo, the place he and his pal discovered a “bloody beautiful” golden grenade that after belonged to the Freedom Fighters. As Fuse grew older, he joined the Freedom Fighters himself. A famend brawler, he took his expertise to the Bonecage preventing pits the place he grew to become the champion of Salvo and helped to fund their actions.

When Salvo joined Syndicate Space, this angered the Freedom Fighters. When Fuse introduced he was leaving them, and Salvo, to affix the Apex Games a struggle broke out between him and his pal Max. That “bloody beautiful” grenade was detonated and Fuse’s proper arm was blown off. Undeterred, he left his former pal behind and introduced his abilities to King’s Canyon.

Fuse is the 16th Legend to seem within the sport, and his debut will shake issues up in additional methods than one. The King’s Canyon map has been “dramatically reshaped” due to his actions, though EA and Respawn haven’t informed us how. The weapon of alternative on Salvo will be part of him too. The 30-30 Repeater is a lever-action rifle with laborious hitting rounds.

A brand new Season will deliver a brand new Ranked Season and a brand new Battle Pass, after all. The latter will embrace over 100 gadgets to earn, akin to Legendary Skins, Apex Packs, and Holo-Sprays. More particulars on these have been promised for the longer term. Developer Respawn nonetheless reveals no indicators of expanding the game beyond battle royale simply but, though whether or not this may occur as a part of the sport’s ten-year plan stays to be seen.

[Source: Apex Legends]