Finally, after a lot of speculations, Respawn has confirmed Apex Legends season 2 release date along with a bunch of information.
Apex Legends season 2 release date
During EA Play 2019, Respawn has confirmed that Apex Legends Season 2 battle pass is releasing on July 7th. The season 2 battle pass is titled as battle charge and it will feature an exclusive care package weapon called L-Star.
Apex Legends Season 2 Battle Pass Details
New Legend Wattson
Natalie “Wattson” Paquette made the Apex Arena’s Ring a reality. Now,
she's joining the Games to put her shocking skills to use.
— Apex Legends (@PlayApex) June 8, 2019
Finally, the rumored legend Wattson is coming to the game as a 10th character. Respawn confirmed this via a brief story trailer. According to the datamined files, she will have a unique set of electrifying abilities which will rip apart enemies with shock. Her tesla trap will electrocute the enemies caught in attack’s radius.
Challenge Base Progression
Apex Legends Season 2 battle pass is going to be a challenge base type instead of time base. Like Fortnite, Daily and Weekly challenges will be available to complete in the game to rank up the battle pass level. This means that “levelling to level 100 is a lot quicker than Season 1.”
Stat trackers are also removed in the season 2 and three new content types are added instead of them.
Apex Legends Legendary Skin
Season 2 battle pass have four legendary skins, two for characters and two for the weapons.
Caustic will have Prince of Darkness skin while Octane will receive Jade Tiger skin.
In weapons, Spitfire is going to get intiminator while R31 is getting two skins. One is called Iron Rampage which will available on the 100th level and other is a golden version of the skin.
Apex Legends Ranked Mode
To improve the competitive scene in Apex Legends, Respawn announced ranked mode for the game. In this mode, players will rank up through six tiers. It goes from ‘bronze’ to ‘Apex Predator’.
Throughout the season players will be given rewards for where they place in the new ranked mode.