Season 1 is over and season 2 is on the horizon. A lot is on the line and from what we’ve discovered so far, Respawn Entertainment is ready to deliver a much greater experience in season 2 then they did in season 1.
Below you can find information regarding the start date, what we know is coming as part of the season season, a closer look at the new Legend and more.
When does Apex Legends season 2 start?
The official start date for the second season has been set at July 2, 2019. The update is expected to go live around 1pm EST. The first season ended on Tuesday, June 18 giving players a small break before all the good stuff starts. Season 2 is officially titled “Battle Charge.”
What do we know about season 2?
With the second season just days away, we’ve been getting more and more information regarding what all is on its way.
- Improved battle pass
- New Legend: Wattson
- Daily & Weekly challenges
- New Weapon: L-STAR
- Altered map
- Ranked mode (Bronze – Apex Predator)
Several trailers were leaked and now posted officially showing off Wattson (her abilities look awesome!), the postseason 1 map, some story details, and more.
You can check out those trailers here:
A closer look at Wattson:
Wattson will join the cast for season 2 and now that you’ve seen the abilities in use during the above trailers, here’s a look at what they do:
- Tactical Ability: Perimeter Security – Connect nodes to create electrified fences that damage and slow enemies.
- Passive Ability: Spark of Genius –
Ultimate Accelerants fully charge your Ultimate Ability, and standing near interception pylons boosts your Tactical Ability recharge.
- Ultimate Ability: Interception Pylon –
Place an electrified pylon that destroys incoming ordnance and repairs damaged shields as long as it stands. (Max: 3)
If you’re interested in learning more about the lore and story of the newest Legend, you can check that out here.