Apex Legends Genesis Patch: Patch Notes, Heirloom, and More

Apex Legends Genesis Patch is knocking on the door. Apex Legends is a free-to-play character ability-based shooter game. Know Apex Legends Genesis Patch: Patch Notes, Heirloom, and More:

Apex Legends Genesis Patch: Patch Notes, Heirloom, and More
Apex Legends Genesis Patch: Patch Notes, Heirloom, and More

Apex Legends Genesis Patch is knocking on the door. Apex Legends is a free-to-play character ability-based shooter game where 60 legendary competitors battle each other for glory, fame, and fortune on the fringes of the Frontier. This game is available for a vast number of platforms. You can get this game on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC via both Origin and Steam.

Apex Legends Genesis Patch

Apex Legends Season 9 is a successful patch so far, Gamers are more excited for the Apex Legends Genesis Patch. Season 9 introduced Valkyrie, she came with a new playstyle in the game. With every new patch Apex Legends’ META changes. Hopefully, Apex Legends Genesis Patch will bring new METAs to keep the game fresh.

Apex Legends Genesis Patch: Heirloom

In the Apex Legends Genesis Patch Revenant got a Heirloom. His heirloom is a red scythe, This scythe really suits Revenant’s Character and playstyle.

Apex Legends Genesis Patch: Heirloom
Apex Legends Genesis Patch: Heirloom

Legends Changes: Apex Legends Genesis Patch

Octane

  • LaunchPad cooldown increased from 60 seconds to 90 seconds.
  • Revenant
  • Slightly slimmed down hitbox (specifically his midsection, arms, and upper legs).
Legends Changes: Apex Legends Genesis Patch
Legends Changes: Apex Legends Genesis Patch
  • Stalker climb height significantly increased. It’s not literally unlimited now, but… that boy can really climb.
  • Silence duration decreased from 20 seconds to 15 seconds.
  • Reduced the duration of death protection by 5 seconds while using the Death Totem.

Lifeline

  • Increased hit box size, mostly in the legs and waist.
Legends Changes: Apex Legends Genesis Patch
Legends Changes: Apex Legends Genesis Patch

Bloodhound

  • Eye of the Allfather scan revealed time decreased from 4 seconds to 3 seconds.
  • Beast of the Hunt duration decreased from 35 seconds to 30 seconds. Time can still be added by downing enemies.

Wattson

  • Major Buff: Wattson can now place more than one Nessie on the map at a time with her Epic emote.

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Weapon Changes: Apex Legends Genesis Patch

P2020

  • Increased Fire Rate from 6.25 -> 7.0 
  • Increased Base Ammo from 12 -> 14
  • Increased Lvl 1 Mag from 14 -> 16
  • Increased Lvl 2 Mag from 16 -> 18
  • Increased Lvl 3 and Lvl 4 Mag from 18 -> 21

Spitfire

  • Increased Hip Fire spread

Dev Note: The Spitfire has continued to over perform so we’re hitting it’s close range hip fire accuracy which should help bring it in line.

30-30 Repeater

  • Slightly increased projectile speed
  • Reduced charge time from 0.5s -> 0.35s

Longbow 

  • Damage increased from 55 -> 60

Arena Changes: Apex Legends Genesis Patch

Weapon Prices

  • P2020 Lvl 1 Upgrade: 50 -> 25
  • P2020 Lvl 2 Upgrade: 125 -> 75
  • P2020 Lvl 3 Upgrade: 200 -> 150
  • RE45: 250 -> 200
  • EVA: 250 -> 300
  • Mastiff: 500 -> 400
  • R99: 550 -> 500
  • Volt: 500 -> 550
  • Spitfire: 550 -> 600
  • L-Star: 400 -> 500
  • R301 Lvl 2 Upgrade: 300 -> 350
  • G7 Scout: 350 -> 400
  • G7 Scout Lvl 3 Upgrade: 250 -> 200
  • 30-30: 350 -> 400
  • 30-30 Lvl 3 Upgrade: 250 -> 200

Utility Prices

  • Arc Star: 100 -> 125
  • Gold Backpack: 250 -> 300

Legend Ability Prices

  • Crypto EMP: 600 -> 500
  • Crypto Drone: 100 -> 50
  • Revenant Death Totem: 600 -> 500
  • Lifeline DOC Drone 50 -> 75
  • Fuse Knuckle Cluster 150 -> 75
  • Bloodhound Ult 350 -> 450

ARENAS BALANCE CHANGES

Legend Ability Adjustments

  • Pathfinder’s Grapple starting charges reduced to 2 charges from 3.
  • Pathfinder’s Zipline round cooldown increased from every round to every other round.
  • Rampart’s Sheila round cooldown reduced from every 3 rounds to every other round.
  • Wattson’s Interception Pylon round cooldown increased from every round to every other round.
  • Octane’s Launch Pad cooldown increased from every round to every other round.
  • Octane’s Stim starting charges reduced to 2 charges from 3.

Other

  • Added a scoreboard to the map screen.
  • You can now report players by pressing [SPACE / Y] in the map screen
ARENAS BALANCE CHANGES
ARENAS BALANCE CHANGES
  • From Round 3 and onward, you’ll now start with a shield battery in addition to 2 syringes and 2 shield cells.
  • Care packages will also land 5s earlier to make the contained weapons a more viable option before the round closes out.
  • 6x scope moved from base sniper weapons to Lvl 1 upgrade.

Arena Map Changes

Party Crasher

  • Adjusted circle logic to favor downtown a bit more.
  • Simplified the minimap’s visual language.

Phase Runner

  • Raised cover height on certain props throughout the map to prevent unfair advantages to large rig Legends. 
  • Added a few trees to reduce the ease of spawn sniping (looking at you, Reptar…).

Download Apex Legends on your PC to enjoy Apex Legends Genesis Patch via Steam and Origin.

Also Read: Apex Legends brings back Original Maps(Kings Canyon and World’s Edge) for Genesis Event.