Respawn Entertainment released its new royale battle game Apex Legends a week ago and the game has already gotten a huge following. On Tuesday, the studio's CEO, Vince Zampella gave the fans an update on the first week of the game, with a focus on how popular Apex Legends is and what they could expect in the days and weeks ahead.
The first piece of great news is that the game has reached 25 million players in its first week. There were also 2 million competing players over the weekend, putting them in alliance with PUBG and Fortnite . In its update, Zampella also mentions the first big tournament of Apex Legends, Twitch Rivals, which will start on Tuesday 1
Zampella also announced the game's first holiday event, an in-game Valentine's Day party. The event offers players the chance to earn a special Valentine-themed loot. Zampella did not go into many details about the event, but said that we will learn something more soon.
The upcoming launch of important content Apex Legends is scheduled for March, when the first battle passage of the game is released.
Update: The original title of this story erroneously stated that the Valentine's event would take place next week It will take place "at the end of this week" according to Zampella's post.