Gamers of Apex Legends have been encountering some stability problems with late, together with full-on crashes. A repair has been rolled out by developer Respawn Leisure, which the studio is hopeful tackles the majority of the causes.
Respawn acknowledged the complaints on Twitter in the course of the week, saying the staff is “actively on the lookout for a repair”. Two days later, Respawn had pushed out a patch to resolve the issue, or on the very least mitigate it. “This challenge specifically has been difficult for us to pin down constantly,” the studio tweeted. “However we’re hopeful that we’ve got addressed many of the instances the place it occurs.”
Gamers have been encountering freezes that require the battle royale game to be reset, usually dropping in-game factors and progress. Sadly, on the Apex Legends subreddit, many are nonetheless having points. “The replace has made it worse, two instances within the final 4 hours I’ve had server crash when im 3-4+ kills up in remaining 10 in ranked, writes one commenter, others including the in-game language was somehow changed to French.
The patch fixes another smaller complaints, too, notably involving chat and buddies checklist issues on Steam. Any grief stemming from the occasion skins Haute Drop and Gold Commonplace ought to now be gone.
We’ve pushed out a patch that improves stability and (hopefully) fixes the freezing points. This challenge specifically has been difficult for us to pin down constantly, however we’re hopeful that we’ve got addressed many of the instances the place it occurs.
— Respawn (@Respawn) January 14, 2021
Apex Legends is at present operating the Fight Night Collection event, the place you may enter right into a boxing combat towards an opponent for uncommon loot. The occasion ends on Tuesday, January 19.