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[Apex Legends]Apex Legends Patch Notes 9.1: Genesis Collection Event

Time:2021-07-21 21:30:07

  Apex Legends has a huge event on the way called the Genesis Collection Event and with that comes patch notes for gaming fans to see.

  The event is an in-game one which promises to bring a lot of new things to the battle royale game, as well as some past favourites.

  Players will be returning to the original Kings Canyon and World’s Edge maps or fighting for glory in the Skull Town Arenas map.

  This is exciting times for players of the battle royale game, and this looks to be a great event running over two weeks to keep fans entertained ahead of the Season 10 release.

  Read More: Apex Legends: Season 10: Release Date, Patch Notes, Legend, Trailer, Ranked Rewards, Battle Pass and Everything You Need To Know

  Apex posted all their patch notes here.

  Genesis Collection Event Will Have Specific Packs

  There are specific Event Packs arriving to the store from June 29th- July 13th. In these packs, there will be:

  One Event Item

  Two Non Event Items

  General Bug Fixes


  Fixed a bug which was causing enemies to not be highlighted in Caustic’s Nox Gas


  Players using Fuse are now finally able to see how many grenades there are in your grenade stack when it is viewed on the floor

  Fixed the 1P arm color on “Board to Death” to match the 3P view

  Fixed a bug which caused faused to have a third arm when ADS’ing and using the tactical at the same time


  Gibraltar’s Gun shield will not take unnecessary damage after being hit by Fuse’s Knucklecluster

  Gibby’s Ultimate will no longer damage a friendly’s Horizon’s Ult.

  Gun Shield will not take additional bleed through damage


  Lifeline will no longer use Wraith’s animations while in the boxing ring.

  Enemy Care packages will now have loot if the enemy Lifeline leaves the game before it lands.


  Corrected an issue with Mirage flickering


  Fixed obstructed ADSing while using the Compound bow and the 3x sight.


  Can no longer swap weapons faster if the holster animation is canceled.

  Did a Zipline pass on Arena Maps to prevent Pathfinder getting into unfair positions.


  Fixed a logic error when using Wraith’s Portal and Sheila at the same time.

  Did a pass to allow more places to place Amped Walls on Olympus.

  Fixed an audio issue with Rampart’s Tactical when in close quarters.

  Fixed an issue with Sheila disappearing off of Rampart’s back if shot during an emote.

  Players no longer fall under the ground when using Shelia on certain slopes.


  Death Totem can now be damaged in the Firing Range.


  Valk cannot enter areas not meant to be entered.

  First person view is now no longer obstructed when using a shield battery.

  Fixed an issue with players not being able to cancel being hooked up to Valks Ult.


  Fixed a bug Wattson no longer uses the Wraith animation in the boxing ring

  Other Minor Changes

  Fixed a bug where all players had to play one Ranked game after a Season or Split reset for the reset to fully take effect

  Matchmaking will be canceled if the party leader changes the playlist to a mode that a party member is not eligible for


  Legend Balances


  The Launch Pad you can use with Octane now has a longer cooldown from 60 seconds > 90 seconds.


  For Revenant, the developers thought it was to easy to hit the Legend, so the hitbox has been reduced in his body, arms and thighs

  The climbing height when using Stalker has been increased

  The length of duration has decreased from 20 seconds > 15 seconds

  Death Totem has been nerfed- duration of death protection has decreased by 5 seconds


  Developers Respawn clearly thought that Lifeline was too hard to hit, as they have increased the hit box size, mostly in the legs and waist


  Reveal time for the Eye of the Allfather scan has decreased from 4 seconds > 3 seconds.

  The duration of the Beast of the Hunt has also decreased from 35 seconds > 30 seconds.


  Wattson has been buffed. You are now allowed to place more than one Nessie on the map at a time

  Balances in Arena

  Some Legend abilities have been adjusted

  Pathfinder’s Grapple- You now have 4 starting charges.

  Pathfinder’s Zipline- The round cooldown has increased it is now every other round

  Rampart’s Sheila- This time, the round cooldown has been reduced. Instead of 3 rounds, its every other round

  Wattson’s Interception Pylon- The round cooldown will increase from every round to every other round.

  Octane’s Launch Pad- The cooldown increased, it is now every other round.

  Octane’s Stim- The starting charges have been reduced. Instead off 3 charges it will be 2.

  Other Changes

  A scoreboard has now been added to the map screen

  There is a new way to report players- you can press the Space bar or Y/Triangle on the map screen

  From the third round, you will be given a shield battery, two syringes and two shield cells.

  Care Packages land 5 seconds earlier than before

  The sniper 6x scope optic has been removed from base sniper weapons. It is now a level 1 upgrade

  Updates: Weapon Balances


  Increased Fire Rate from 6.25 > 7.0

  Increased Base Ammo from 12 > 14

  Increased Lvl 1 Mag from 14 > 16

  Increased Lvl 2 Mag from 16 > 18

  Increased Lvl 3 and Lvl 4 Mag from 18 > 21


  Increased Hip Fire spread

  30-30 Repeater

  Can now shoot slightly further

  Charge time has been reduced from 0.5s > 0.35s


  Damage has been increased from 55 > 60

  Updates: Arena

  Some Prices Have Been Adjusted In The Arena

  Utility Prices

  Arc Star: 100 > 125

  Gold Backpack: 250 > 300

  Weapon Prices

  R99: 550 > 500

  Volt: 500 > 550

  Spitfire: 550 > 600

  L-Star: 400 > 500

  R301 Lvl 2 Upgrade: 300 > 350

  G7 Scout: 350 > 400

  G7 Scout Lvl 3 Upgrade: 250 > 200

  30-30: 350 > 400

  30-30 Lvl 3 Upgrade: 250 > 200

  P2020 Lvl 1 Upgrade: 50 > 25

  P2020 Lvl 2 Upgrade: 125 > 75

  P2020 Lvl 3 Upgrade: 200 > 150

  RE45: 250 > 200

  EVA: 250 > 300

  Mastiff: 500 > 400

  Legend Ability Prices

  Crypto EMP: 600 > 500

  Crypto Drone: 100 > 50

  Revenant Death Totem: 600 > 500

  Lifeline DOC Drone 50 > 75

  Fuse Knuckle Cluster 150 > 75

  Bloodhound Ult 350 > 450

  Map adjustments to the arena

  Party Crasher

  The circle has been adjusted so that Downtown is favoured

  The visual language of the minimap has been made more simple

  Phase Runner

  Some props throughout the map have had their height raised

  More Trees have been to the map

  Bug Fixes to the Arena

  Jump Masters will not be chosen during the legend select screen

  The sniper stock has been updated- you can now see if it has an empty slot when you need it

  Fixed a bug which caused players to get stuck in a crouch position after dying

  Some Other Legend Changes


  Rampart now has new custom animations, specifically for when reloading the light machine gun. Players will be happy to hear this doesn’t increase the reload time


  The fuel gauge UI has been updated. This has been done to give players a better look at when their fuel is running low


  Added some brand new voiceovers:

  You teammates will now know when your Ultimate is ready, or not ready

  Your teammates will now know when you are crafting

  There is now a voiceover for when you ping a friendly Trident, as well as neutral and enemy states that already existed

  Some other changes

  You can now turn off FOV scaling when using certain abilities, this can be located in the options

  Ring endings should now feature a lot less in out-of-bounds areas

  Healing items now play the entire healing sound when used by other players- before it used to just be the beginning and the end sounds

  If you mute a player, it will now also mute text to speech

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