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FORTNITE DANCE MYSTERY WHEEL CHALLENGE!! (In Real Life)

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The first time I really understood how Fortnite’s building and shooting played into one another came in the middle of a fight in Retail Row, one of the map’s many cities. Another player and I were sheepishly taking shots at one another from behind single walls we had built. After I ran out of ammo in my assault rifle, I was forced to turn to my shotgun %u2013 a weapon I had largely disregarded up until this point. With the few resources I had left, I built stairs over my opponent’s wall, jumped off, flipped around, and shotgunned him.

Looking back, it was as routine a play as it gets, but it was an absolute revelation for me at the time. Suddenly, everything made sense, and I realized that Fortnite Battle Royale is more about building than it is about shooting.

FORTNITE DANCE CHALLENGE IN REAL LIFE!! (All New Dances)

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Fortnite Battle Royale’s inventory management is, thankfully, simple by design. You get just five slots, so you’re forced to balance your arsenal of guns with your need for healing or explosives to deal with enemy structures. It’s a neat limiting factor that forced me to keep a mental shopping list of exactly what I was on the lookout for as I ran across the island, and to resist the urge to pick up anything else. With such specific needs in mind, every chest came with the thrill of hoping it would reveal the weapons I wanted most.

Fortnite gives you plenty of ways to mix and match weapons, so even if that chest doesn’t come up with the exact item you want, you’ll never feel powerless in a fight.

While it’s far from the only way to play, this combination seems to be the preferred method for almost every player and provides the foundation of almost every fight in Fortnite.

It’s a chaotic and fun system that makes fights a little more complicated.

It’s the stuff around the shooting that helps Fortnite differentiate itself from every other battle royale game and shows off what truly makes it special: The building.

That’s one of the best things about Fortnite: It always keeps things simple.

With just three primary tiles %u2013 floors, walls, and stairs %u2013 the building toolset may seem limited, but it’s got everything you really need. In fact, that swapping is so easy that one of my favorite moves is placing one platform and jumping off of it, then switch to another type in mid-air and place it before I land. That trick allows you to scale vertical walls or go straight up a mountain. While this may sound like an impressive feat of dexterity, Fortnite makes it so simple that almost anyone can pull it off %u2013 and they do, making it one of the most common tricks to getting around the island.

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A fantastic blend of shooting and building that’s unlike anything else in competitive gaming.

On the island are several large and totally unique cities, each with their own style of structures %u2014 a quaint suburb of houses, a giant office district filled with skyscrapers, or a retail area with an outdoor mall. Each city is full of vibrant colors, and the map as a whole has hundreds of buildings with randomly spawning loot in the form of guns, explosives, and healing items.

Developed by Epic Games, Fortnite was originally conceived as a third-person, co-op, survival game where teams of players could mine resources and build structures to hold off hordes of undead enemies. That version, now a standalone game called Fortnite Save the World, still exists, but it’s not great. But as the battle royale genre started to gain popularity early in 2017, Epic adapted its survival game’s basic systems into something new: Fortnite Battle Royale, a separate, free-to-play game that feels like the perfect home for Save the World’s wayward mechanics.

FORTNITE DANCE CHALLENGE! – (In Real Life)

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MY FASTEST WIN IN APEX LEGENDS!

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Using a mic isn’t as important. One of the biggest drawbacks to playing with strangers online can be a sometimes toxic online culture where slower teammates are berated or chastised. While mics are supported in Apex Legends, my experience is that most players don’t use them.

There’s no %u2018building’ aspect. Even though Fortnite’s main premise is taking out the other players, the game’s creative building mode isn’t matched in Apex Legends. In Apex, the action is often fast.

It looks a little more grown-up, but it’s still not “gory.” Fortnite is known for its cartoonish look. In Apex Legends, the world looks a little more gritty and lived in. The world was based off of Respawn’s underrated Titanfall franchise, so the worn, far future vibe lends itself to a more militaristic feel.

Tell me more about Apex Legends gameplay.

The game revolves around survival and teamwork. Each member of the trio chooses one of eight pre-defined heroes. Some are combat medics. Others can create holograms of themselves to distract the enemy.

Each team starts with no gear or weapons and launches from a central dropship passing above the same island. The trio agrees on their landing site, which sets the pace for the game.

For a frenetic experience, players land where everyone else is going. Parts of the map known for high-tier items are crowded at the beginning, with the first ones to find weapons often obliterating 10 percent of the players right off the bat.

The island features soaring buttes, abandoned military installations and fishing villages, each of which prompts different styles of gameplay. Every few minutes, a slowly collapsing ring tightens the terrain you can traverse; as fewer players remain alive, they’re slowly drawn closer to each other.

In a new twist for the genre, Respawn has added the ability to bring your teammates back from the dead. If you’re felled by enemy fire, a teammate can rescue your tag and take you to a “Respawn point,” at which point you’re back in the game. This mechanic encourages teamwork, as players have to go out of their way to rescue you, but they’re rewarded by having a trio back at full strength.

One of the biggest deterrents to online gaming can be toxic voice interactions.

Apex Legends has come up with a well-implemented solution called a ping system. It’s an ingenious method that allows players to skip the need for a lot of voice communication.

If you see your teammates lack good armor and you find a suit, highlighting it shows its location on the map to the rest of your trio.

Mic support is enabled by default, but I’m thrilled that most of the community has decided not to use it. The pings translate into colorful voice lines spoken by the heroes; in effect, you can get most of your talking done without talking at all. And I love it.

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What is “Apex Legends”? A really great first-person shooter in a squad-based, class-based Battle Royale setting.

“Apex Legends” doesn’t feel quite like “Fortnite” or “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds” %u2014 it plays sort of like “Call of Duty,” but an evolution of “Call of Duty.”

That’s because it’s from the folks who made many foundational “Call of Duty” games %u2014 the same folks who eventually moved on to make the “Titanfall” series. In that sense, “Apex Legends” feels most like a “Titanfall” game: a tight shooter with a focus on mobility.

“Apex Legends” takes the Battle Royale concept from “Fortnite” and “PUBG,” and applies it to a Hero-based game, like “Overwatch.” Each of the game’s eight “legends” has their own special skills, which more or less correspond to standard classes (medic, soldier, etc.).

And there’s another twist: “Apex Legends” is focused solely on three-person squads.

It’s all of these little distinctions that add up to make “Apex” feel entirely new in the Battle Royale genre %u2014 despite the fact that it is, on paper, very similar to other Battle Royale games.

Why is “Apex Legends” so good?

Currently, there is no way to play “Apex Legends” as a single player. There is no “duos” mode, either.

The only way to play the game is in squads of three players, with 60 total players filling 20 squads. Given this, “Apex Legends” is very specifically made with communication in mind. Your squad is much, much more likely to win if you’re talking to each other.

But don’t worry: That doesn’t mean you have to actually talk to strangers.

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Master an ever-growing roster of diverse legends, deep tactical squad play, and bold new innovations that level-up the Battle Royale experience — all within a rugged world where anything goes. Experience a brand-new array of innovative features that level-up the Battle Royale genre, including Respawn Beacons, Smart Comms, Intelligent Inventory, and an all-new way to drop into the action with Jumpmaster deployment. Choose your Legend and combine their unique skills together with other players to form the ultimate crew. Use your abilities — and your wits — to make strategic calls on the fly, adapting your crew’s strengths to meet new challenges as the match evolves.

Drop in and loot up with a host of powerful weapons, diverse attachments, and useful armor to protect you in battle. After the battle, collect a wealth of cosmetic options for personalizing your character and weapons, and unlock new ways to show off during the match.

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How are some free-to-play games monetized by developers? How appealing are cosmetic items, like costumes and weapon skins? How do these “cosmetic only” purchases compare to the “pay to win” model that some games use?

How important are teamwork and communication with your squadmates in Apex Legends? Since you can only talk to people on your squad, is it more vital than in other shooters with similar gameplay? Can you use the skills from this game and apply them in real life?

How does the gameplay in Apex Legends compare to Fortnite’s? How similar is it to that popular battle royale game? How is it different? Is there one that seems more appealing to you because of its visual style or its gameplay?

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APEX LEGENDS is a free-to-play battle royale fight-for-survival game set amid the backdrop of the Titanfall universe at the end of the Frontier War. While the war between the IMC and Militia forces may have ended, peace didn’t come without a price. The Frontier has been left in disarray and chaos, with many settlers relocating even further to The Outlands, a remote cluster of planets teeming with new resources and opportunities. But with these new opportunities comes a new breed of outlaws and explorers, heroes and villains.

This has given rise to a new bloodsport, the Apex Games, in which teams fight for survival in last-person-standing matches where death is only an inconvenience. Some fight for fame and fortune, while others have more personal reasons to compete. Whatever their motivations, it’s only the best who live long enough to earn the title of “Legend.”

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It’s hard to decide what’s most surprising: that this is a free-to-play battle royale game, that it’s a new franchise installment, or that it doesn’t have the giant “Titans” the series is known for. Or maybe it’s that, despite all of this, Apex Legends is an absolute blast to play. The game takes many of the best elements of the battle royale genre and adds a few new twists, such as calling downed teammates back to the battlefield via dropships. There’s also much more of a focus on teamwork and communication than in most battle royale games.

While the free-to-play model means that players face the obligatory push to spend money on things like season passes, custom skins, etc., EA has avoided any sense of a pay-to-win mentality. In fact, all items are cosmetic in nature, and most can be earned at a fairly steady pace through regular play.

Apex Legends is a definite departure from what existing Titanfall fans might expect. Each person in the diverse cast of Legends stands out as a distinct character, serving a unique role without ever feeling under- or overpowered. There’s a little feeling of repetition, due to the nature of the genre and the single map. Even so, this corner of the Titanfall universe has the potential to evolve and grow over time, and it makes The Outlands a great place to visit.

Families can talk about violence in video games. Is the impact of the violence in Apex Legends affected by the amount of blood shown in the game? The intensity of the violence? How do a game’s setting and style affect the impact of the violence?

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While main goal is to survive and be the last squad standing, there’s also a focus on teamwork, communication. Players work together as a unit, calling out items and enemies to each other, as well as healing, reviving teammates when needed.

Characters are, for the most part, given positive, upbeat personalities. Not much backstory is provided, but most characters are presented in a positive, even heroic, light.

Straightforward first-person shooter with easy, intuitive controls. Each character has his or her own unique specializations and abilities, which can take some time and practice to learn.

Main focus is survival, with teams hunting each other. Depending on players’ luck and skill, some matches might see fast, frantic gun battles, while others might see long periods of quiet. Death in game isn’t an issue due to ability to be revived by teammates and flown back into the fray.

No profanity or explicit language in game’s dialogue, but online nature of competition opens players up to potentially offensive conversations through in-game party chat.

Free to play but with heavy focus on microtransactions — mainly in form of in-game currency used to buy cosmetic customizations for profiles, weapons, characters. You can also use the currency to unlock other characters or buy Apex Packs (loot boxes filled with random items). You can spend money to buy these items immediately, but you can also earn the same items through regular gameplay. Set in Titanfall universe, a popular shooter franchise.

Parents need to know that Apex Legends is a free-to-play battle royale first-person shooter available for download on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Windows PCs. Teams of up to three compete in matches with up to 60 players to be the last team standing. Violence is persistent and more realistic/less cartoonish than what kids have experienced in Fortnite. Still, although blood’s shown on-screen, it isn’t overly graphic, and there’s no explicit gore.

The gameplay, which has a focus on teamwork and communication, will be easy to pick up for first-person shooter fans. While there isn’t any profanity in the dialogue, online play could open players up to iffy language in party chat. And although the game is free to play, microtransactions allow players to unlock cosmetic items and characters immediately with real-world money, as opposed to over time through gameplay. This game is part of the Titanfall universe, which is a popular shooter franchise.

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Conquer with character in Apex Legends, a free-to-play Battle Royale shooter where legendary characters with powerful abilities team up to battle for fame and fortune on the fringes of the Frontier.

Conquer with character in Apex Legends, a free-to-play Battle Royale shooter where legendary characters with powerful abilities team up to battle for fame and fortune on the fringes of the Frontier.

Master a growing roster of powerful Legends, each with their own unique personality, strengths, and abilities that are easy to pick up, but challenging to truly master.

Use your abilities%u2014and your wits%u2014to make strategic calls on the fly, adapting your crew’s strengths to meet new challenges as the match evolves.

Experience a brand-new array of innovative features that level-up the Battle Royale genre, including Respawn Beacons, Smart Comms, Intelligent Inventory, and an all-new way to drop into the action with Jumpmaster deployment.

Drop in and loot up with a host of powerful weapons, diverse attachments, and useful armor to protect you in battle. After the battle, collect a wealth of cosmetic options for personalizing your character and weapons, and unlock new ways to show off during the match.

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How does the Battle Pass work?

The more you play, the more you get. Grab the Wild Frontier Battle Pass and jump into the arena, where every level you gain levels up your Battle Pass and unlocks exclusive rewards.

What do you get?

Instantly unlock the Lifeline Revolutionary skin, the Wraith Survivor skin, and the Mirage Outlaw skin with purchase of the Battle Pass. Battle Pass Rewards:Earn over 100 unique items throughout the season %u2013 everything you snag before the season’s over is yours to keep.

How do I buy the Battle Pass?

The Battle Pass can only be purchased in the in-game store using Apex Coins. Launch Apex Legends, navigate to the Battle Pass tab, and purchase the Battle Pass from there. If you need to purchase Apex Coins, you can do that in the store, too.

What happens if I buy my Battle Pass late in the season?

You’ll receive all the rewards up to your Battle Pass level (which is your current level for the season) retroactively! For example, if you’re on level 20 for the season when you buy the Battle Pass, you’ll unlock all rewards for every level up to 20, plus three special Battle Pass skins.

If you buy the Battle Pass Bundle, you’ll get the rewards for 25 levels in addition to the levels you’ve already reached. So, if you’re on level 20 for the season when you buy the Battle Pass Bundle, you’ll get all the rewards through level 45 and the three special Battle Pass skins.

Can I keep leveling my Season 1 Battle Pass after the season ends?

No, the rewards available in the Season 1 Battle Pass can only be earned until the season is over. After it ends, you won’t be able to earn new Wild Frontier content.

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Conquer with character in Apex Legends, a free-to-play Battle Royale shooter where legendary characters with powerful abilities team up to battle for fame & fortune on the fringes of the Frontier. Master an ever-growing roster of diverse Legends, deep tactical squad play and bold new innovations that level up the Battle Royale experience%u2014all within a rugged world where anything goes. Welcome to the next evolution of Battle Royale.

A Roster of Legendary Characters Master a growing roster of powerful Legends, each with their own unique personality, strengths and abilities that are easy to pick up but challenging to truly master.

Build Your Crew Choose your Legend and combine their unique skills together with other players to form the ultimate crew. Strategic Battle Royale Use your abilities%u2013and your wits%u2013to make strategic calls on the fly, adapting your crew’s strengths to meet new challenges as the match evolves. Genre-Evolving Innovation Experience a brand-new array of innovative features that level up the Battle Royale genre, including Respawn Beacons, Smart Comms, Intelligent Inventory and an all-new way to drop into the action with Jumpmaster deployment. Sweet, Sweet Loot Drop in and loot up with a host of powerful weapons, diverse attachments and useful armor to protect you in battle.

After the fight, collect a wealth of cosmetic options for personalizing your character and weapons, and unlock new ways to show off during the match.

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Apex Legends is free-to-play and supported through microtransactions for cosmetic items and heroes. New cosmetic items can be earned from opening Apex Packs, the game’s version of loot boxes that contain a random assortment of rewards, or spending the in-game currency Crafting Materials, which are gained through Apex Packs. Apex Packs are freely earned as the player gains experience levels. Additionally, players freely gain Legend Tokens for playing matches as well as for leveling, which are used to unlock new Legends and certain cosmetic items.

While Respawn had started work on a potential Titanfall 3 game, they had been watching the landscape of gaming community around 2017, about when PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds started to take off and popularized the battle royale genre.

Prior to launch, McCoy confirmed plans to implement cross-platform play into Apex Legends in the future. While this is planned, cross-progress and cross-purchases are not possible due to hardware limitations.

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Apex Legends received very positive reviews from critics, who praised its gameplay, progression system, and fusion of elements from various genres. Some considered it a worthy competitor to Fortnite Battle Royale, a similar game that had gained massive popularity in the previous year. The game surpassed over 25 million players by the end of its first week, and 50 million within its first month.

Apex Legends is a battle royale game borrowing concepts of the hero shooter, taking place 30 years after the events of Titanfall 2. Apex differs from most battle royale games by incorporating Legends, pre-defined heroes with unique abilities that fall into roles such as Offense, Defense, Support and Recon. Players are grouped into squads of three, each player selecting a unique Legend in turn, and each match features up to 20 teams competing. All teams start with no equipment and are flown over the game’s map via dropships from a random direction from which they drop onto any spot on the map they can reach. Teams scour the game map for weapons, ammunition, and other equipment while fighting to be the last team standing, all while staying within an ever-shrinking safe zone on the map.

A player can be downed into a vulnerable bleed-out state, leaving them only able to crawl for cover or reach a squadmate, who can revive them. If the player bleeds out, or an opponent uses a finisher move on them, they are then eliminated, dropping their equipment to be looted and a banner. The player can potentially be respawned if their squadmates recover this banner and take it to a Spawn Beacon, scattered on the map, in a limited amount of time. Apex features both voice-chat communication with squadmates and a contextual single-button communication approach that allows a player to ping map features like weapons, opponents, or rally points.

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