In a rather unexpected turn of events, Titanfall developer Respawn announced and released its latest game, Apex Legends. This free-to-play battle royale is set in the Titanfall universe and is strictly team-based, with 20 teams of three players facing off on one huge map.
There are eight classes to learn from and each has a specific role to play ,
You can download Apex Legends from the Origin store on PC, and on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 right now. GameSpot got an early look at the game, and you can read more in our impressions. We'll have a full review of Apex Legends in the coming days.
The Bloodhound is essentially the tracker class. His Passive Ability allows you to see where enemy players have been, while his tactical ability pingens the area to reveal tracks left behind by foes. And with the Bloodhound's Beast of the Hunt, your abilities are enhanced with increased movement speed and advanced environmental awareness.
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Gibraltar is an ideal candidate for defensive players. His Passive Ability is a riot shield that can deflect enemy fire, and his Tactical Ability is a dome shield that lasts for 15 seconds after deployment. Gibraltar to protect them when they are limited or when your team becomes sitting ducks. And when the going gets tough, you can support your squad with his Ultimate ability, Defensive Bombardment, which calls in a concentrated mortar strike on a marked position (warning: you can kill yourself with this, so watch out for that).  Lifeline:
Lifeline is your prototypical medic class. Her Passive Ability is a one-way shield that deploys a teammate, while her tactical ability is a drone that automatically heals nearby allies. Lifeline has an Ultimate Ability that spawns in a pod filled with high-quality gear.
Sometimes a squad's path to success is made possible by a solid recon player. Pathfinder handles that role in spades with abilities that provide intel. This optimistic robot's Passive Ability Reveals The Next Ring's Location, and its Zipline Gun is handy for getting out-of-reach locations. Wraith:
Wraith is an agile offensive fighter with an intriguing roster of abilities. Her Passive ability tells you when you are. Tactical ability, which makes you invisible and invincible (even outside the circle) for a letter duration. Bangalore:
Bangalore is your standard soldier with a couple of tricks upher.
Bangalore is your standard soldier with a couple of tricks upher sleeve. Her Passive ability is an increased sprint speed under fire, while her. Bangalore's Ultimate ability is an artillery strike that can easily push back the assault.
Caustic is a defensive class that can assist squadmates with practical area- of-effect weapons. His tactical ability allows you to deploy deadly gas traps that detonate upon proximity or when shot. All the while, Caustic's Passive Ability allows you to see enemies through the gas.
Mirage is for those who love to toy with their foes. His Tactical Ability allows you to drop a holographic decoy, while his passive ability takes that same decoy and deploys it when you're knocked down by the enemy. Mirage's Ultimate deploys a team of them to further confuse enemies while they remain cloaked.