Respawn Entertainment and Electronic Arts expanded on current Apex Legends lore this week with a new quick story, and if gamers’ assumptions are proper, this story may’ve simply teased the following Heirloom that we’ll see added to the game. The story itself that is informed by means of the pages of a comedian facilities on Loba, a Legend who was already rumored to be getting an Heirloom throughout this season. Neither Respawn nor EA have confirmed any Heirloom plans for the present season, nevertheless.
The comedian in query might be seen beneath courtesy of the Apex Twitter account. The four-page story exhibits Loba working along with her affiliate Jaime to raid an public sale home on Psamathe whereby Loba finds one thing treasured to her household: an ornate fan which a flashback exhibits was owned by her mom. Loba takes a detour to reclaim the fan which naturally ends in a scrap, however not one she and Jaime have a onerous time coping with.
A lady’s finest pal pic.twitter.com/zqztGr5xYv
— Apex Legends (@PlayApex) August 30, 2022
It’s a neat aspect story so as to add to Loba’s character and construct on her working relationship with Jaime, however what Loba mains have actually latched onto is the fan that the Legend was after within the comedian. Within locations just like the LobaMains subreddit in addition to within the replies to the tweet itself, gamers are abuzz on the prospect that this is likely to be the game’s subsequent Heirloom.
All the joy is helped by the truth that this is not the primary time that we have heard about a fan (or a “war fan” because it’s generally been referred to) in relation to Loba’s rumored Heirloom. Apex content material creator Thordan Smash has talked about Loba’s Heirloom beforehand, for instance, and reiterated after this comedian got here out that this was “the war fan which was leaked a long time ago.” With Respawn’s lead animator Moy Parra tweeting just lately that Loba had been on the dev’s thoughts these days, individuals had been additionally poised to see some Loba information.
…for no matter purpose, she’s been on my thoughts these days ???? pic.twitter.com/NXO5H4DwPS
— Moy Parra ? (@_moyparra) August 13, 2022
Of course, some had been anticipating Loba’s Heirloom to be the wolf employees proven within the gif above, so there will likely be those that’ll be disillusioned that is not the case assuming the struggle fan truly is Loba’s Heirloom. On the opposite, the backstory behind the fan in addition to the truth that it is a literal household heirloom appears to have gained some skeptics over.
The comedian ended with a cryptic “to be continued,” so assuming there’s extra to this story, anticipate to see extra of that – and maybe an Heirloom reveal – sooner or later.