What’s new in Apex Legends? Any fun new modes to play?
Respawn is inviting Apex Legends players to the Grand Soirée Arcade Event for two weeks of refined mayhem from January 14th to January 28th. With a dress code of “formal skins”, the grand celebration lets players partake in a rollicking event with new modes every two days – from Armed and Dangerous to exotic new additions – as well as earn exquisite rewards and shop for an array of Art Deco inspired cosmetics and outfits.
Below is a quick recap of all the activities planned during the Grand Soirée Arcade Event:
- Seven Rotating Limited Time Modes – Experience seven different limited-time modes — with a new mode rotating every two days — including familiarfavorites like Armed and Dangerous, as well as new modes like DUMMIE’s Big Day. Each limited-time mode will have three new challenges worth a total of 1,000 points.
January 14th – Gold Rush Duos
January 16th –Live.Die.Live
January 18th – Third Person Mode
January 20th – Always Be Closing
January 22nd – Armed and Dangerous on World’s Edge
January 24th – Kings Canyon After Dark
January 26th – Dummies Big Day
- Event Reward Track – This new track system gives players more rewards, and even more ways to earn. Complete a variety of challenges to rack up Arcade points and earn increasingly prestigious rewards throughout the event.
- Bonus Scoring Weekend – From 6PM, UK on Friday, 17th January to 6PM UK on Monday, 20th January, players will be able to grab an additional set of event-specific challenges worth a total of 500 points.
- Direct Purchase Event Shop – Players can shop for a mix of legendary skins, as well as other Art Deco inspired cosmetics at a $5 price point. Six new Legendary skins will also be added to the core loot pool, which can be crafted or obtained from Apex Packs, or available for direct purchase.