Season 10 of Apex Legends has lately launched, bringing a model new Battle Pass together with a new Legend named Seer to the sport. With a variety of new adjustments to the places discovered on World’s Edge along with varied buffs/nerfs to Legends, there is no scarcity of issues for gamers to take a look at. Unfortunately, it has been revealed that some avid gamers are having to attend a very long time earlier than they will truly play the sport.
Recently, it was revealed that the dimensions of the Season 10 replace for Xbox methods is a whopping 60 GB. This is a substantial quantity when in comparison with different platforms. PC gamers are in a position to hop into the revamped battlefields of World’s Edge in a matter of minutes after beginning the obtain. According to the neighborhood, the dimensions of the replace on Steam is simply round 6.5 GB and round 9.2 GB on Origin. Even on PlayStation consoles, the replace is available in at half of what Xbox gamers are seeing round 31 GB.
Apex Legends is not the one recreation that has handled massive replace sizes. Other titles in the marketplace have vital obtain occasions as nicely. One instance of a recreation with very massive file sizes is Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War which has a file measurement, when together with all content material, that’s able to reaching over 200 GB. Furthermore, obtain sizes for Warzone updates can exceed 50 GB at occasions. One main drawback with massive updates for video games like Apex Legends and Call of Duty is that the difficulty is accentuated for those who have gradual web connections, inflicting massive downloads to take hours to finish.
Despite the Apex Legends neighborhood’s displeasure with the present measurement of the obtain for Season 10’s replace, gamers have handled far worse problems with late within the recreation. Over the previous few months, Respawn has confronted challenges stopping hackers and cheaters from ruining the aggressive expertise. The issues turned so unhealthy that professional gamers began the #SaveApexRanked motion in an try and make the builders tackle the state of affairs. While this drawback appears to have improved for now, different points concerning loot containers not working correctly have hindered the gameplay expertise for different gamers.
While this enormous file measurement delays gamers on Xbox from enjoying the sport for the primary time in the beginning of the brand new season, a minimum of the replace is a one time obtain. However, the query stays as to why it takes a lot longer to obtain the replace on Xbox in comparison with different methods. Even although there are quite a lot of causes to personal an Xbox console today, the replace file measurement for Apex Legends’ new season is not one in every of them.
Apex Legends is offered for PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S.