Apex Legends February 13 Patch Notes: Bug Fixes, Valentine’s Day Content – Complete Update Details

The first patch for Apex Legends has been released. The patch was released on February 13, 2019 on all platforms (PC, Xbox One, PS4) and approximately 1GB in size. The patch includes multiple stability improvements while introducing new content for the upcoming Valentines Day holiday. With how competitive the battle royale gaming market is right now it will be interesting to see if the Apex Legends developers can consistently keep improving their game while introducing new content.

The February 13 patch was released shortly after multiple complaints of players crashing mid-game reached the top of Reddit. On Reddit, Refresh (Apex Legends developers) noted that they will be including a fix that should help players that are experiencing crashing.

Apex Legends - Patch for Crashing

Apex Legends – Patch for Crashing

To go along with the stability improvements, the new Valentine’s day content has been released. The Valentine’s day content was originally teased in the 25 million player announcement made by Apex Legends.

Apex Legends Valentines Day Content

Apex Legends Valentines Day Content

Keep in mind, this patch does not contain the much anticipated “Battle Pass”. The Battle Pass will be released in a later patch in March. The Pass is expected to be along the lines of the Fortnite & Blackout battle passes where players earn unique rewards for gaining experience.

Complete Apex Legends February 13 Patch Notes

VALENTINES DAYS

  • Added “Live Die Live” Banner Badge: Revive a member of your squad between 2/13 and 2/19 to earn this limited time badge.

  • Added Valentines Day cosmetic items to the store. They will be live and available in the store starting 2/13 until 2/19 and then they’re gone!

    • “Through the Heart” Longbow Epic DMR skin

    • “Love of the Game” Pathfinder banner frame

STABILITY / BUGS / PERFORMANCE / QoL

  • Various improvements and tweaks to UI.

  • Extended timeout that was causing players with slower hard drives to crash.

  • Addressed a number of client and server stability issues.

  • Fixed exploit where you could keep duplicating items in your inventory.

  • Addressed a number of stability and performance issues.

  • Fixed issue where players would get a gray screen in lobby when connecting for the first time.

  • Fixed issue where your friends list showed all your friends as offline and unable to party.

  • Shortened duration of Bloodhound’s Eye of the Allfather clones to remain in the world by 1 second.

GEAR

  • Arc Star now displays a grenade warning indicator.

KINGS CANYON

  • Addressed a number bugs with map geo like holes you could fall through and areas that players could get stuck in plus a bunch of other polish issues.

PLAYSTATION PLUS PLAY PACK

  • Art updated for the Playstation Plus Play Pack to the Flatline skin and Banner Card and changed the names to Deep Blue. This will affect all players that already have been rewarded the skins as well.

The patch notes were released via Reddit.

Cord

Firstly, I am a father of 2. Secondly, I’m a web developer living in Marysville, Washington. I am a fan of entrepreneurship, programming, and sports. I’m also interested in video games and technology.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *