Although the footage above doesn’t showcase how the new Legend plays, it does showcase the character’s origin story. Crypto was once an average hacker until he discovered a way to rig matches in the Apex Legends tournament. It is then a clandestine organization catches onto him and begin to hunt down his friends and family, forcing Crypto to go on the run.
Alongside details about Crypto, it was also announced that the game will officially be entering its third season, entitled “Meltdown.” The new season will feature a new battle pass with over 100 items, a new Charger Rifle weapon, as well as a new Ranked season.
Check out the visuals above and play Apex Legends Season 3: Meltdown on October 1.
In other news, a Runescape player spent over $62,000 USD on microtransactions.
Prepare yourselves for Apex Legends Season 3: Meltdown! Dropping October 1, Meltdown brings a new contender to the arena, Crypto, an all-new Battle Pass, Ranked Series 2 and more. Get the first details and prepare for more reveals before Meltdown begins! https://t.co/bZl59HS6d3 pic.twitter.com/k2tjZmIp17
— Apex Legends (@PlayApex) September 19, 2019