Apex Legends Best Landing Spots: World's Edge, Olympus, Kings Canyon

Apex Legends' best landing spots are a hot topic, with players continuously arguing that their favourite POI has the best loot to annoyed teammates. It's unlikely a team will ever agree on where the best landing spot actually is, but this guide may help a little if you can't quite choose.

Plenty of changes happen within Respawn's FPS title, to keep up to date you can read the latest Apex Legends patch notes. With every tweak and change we see new content and the impact it can have, take weapons for example, the best Apex Legends guns can easily switch with each update.

Above all else, one aspect in particular tends to see a pretty major change regularly, maps! And that's where we come in.

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Apex Legends Best Landing Spots

Each season players will see changes to maps or the introduction of a new one, this will be the same in Apex Legends Season 10 and onwards.

If you've taken a hiatus from playing or are new to the game, the seasonal changes can be a little overwhelming. That's why we've compiled a comprehensive guide of the best landing spots, covering all maps!

What Are The Best Apex Legends Landing Spots In World's Edge?

Our Top 3 Landing Spots In World's Edge:

Landslide

A landslide took out Apex Legends' Train Yard POI, leaving a crane to pick up the rubble.
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Landslide is here, finally, Train Yard has come to an end. Although we don't doubt this will still become a hotspot, it looks to be a fairly good place to start out with a decent amount of coverage and choke points. Of the newer POIs, this is the least appealing to players, mostly because it looks quite bland, so it may be a better option for those that don't want to fight the second they land.

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Climatizer

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Climatizer has become my new favourite go to spot in World's Edge. The POI covers a large amount of land and its chocked full of loot. Aside from the actual gameplay benefits like great coverage and vantage points, I love the contrast between the snowy landscape and the destructive lava.

From my experience this area, similar to Lava Siphon can be a little hit or miss depending on your skill set, it could be a perfect starter spot to fight it out and level up your Evo-Shield, or it might be the best place to die straight away...

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Lava Siphon

Sorting Factory has become a lava fissure in the Apex Legends Season 10 map changes.
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Lava Siphon, originally Sorting Factory is a great spot to land in Season 10. Sorting Factory in itself was a decent place to start but with the new cable cars and the impending doom of lava below, this spot is a lot of fun, although it can be a bit of a death trap of you don't keep your wits about you.

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What Are The Best Apex Legends Landing Spots In Olympus?

Our Top 3 Landing Spots In Olympus:

Icarus

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The newest addition to Olympus, Icarus, is an infected ship filled with high-tier loot. This area is a great spot to land as long as there aren't too many other squads doing the same.

Aside from the incredible amount of loot scattered here, there's also a keycard that can be found which will unlock the bridge, otherwise known as a Loot Vault, now get ready to spam E if you're solo queueing.

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Fight Night

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When Fight Night first appeared on the map, it was a big hotspot, and going there meant almost certain death. Since then, it has quietened down, and you may find yourself as the only team there.

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Inside the ring players will only be allowed to use melee attacks, you'll find a couple of Cargo Bots here full of some great loot and even sometimes purple backpacks on occasion!

Because there are so many exits, many of which go to key areas of interest, this is another reason that this location is excellent as a starting point.

Velvet Oasis

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Velvet Oasis can be a great spot for players to initially land in, there's a fair amount of gold loot, a lot of which can be found within the Oasis Café underground, loot heaven but you could become victim to "third-partying".

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Aside from the loot, Velvet Oasis is fairly close to the centre of the map so you won't need to stock up on health packs in case you get caught in the ring.

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What Are The Best Apex Legends Landing Spots In Kings Canyon?

Our Top 3 Landing Spots In Kings Canyon:

Water Treatment

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Water Treatment is a large area that allows for opportunities to battle it out fairly early on, there are plenty of areas to hide and heal up, too.

Aside from the optimal gun fight conditions, there's some brilliant loot too, not only inside the main building but also to the buildings a short run to the east and west.

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Runoff

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In previous seasons, Runoff was a frantic drop zone, but as time has passed, fewer players have chosen to start here.

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There's a lot of loot, but it's spread out over several rooms and buildings, so keep a lookout for another group trying to ambush you!

You'll also be close to Slum Lakes, which is a fantastic spot that is generally rather quiet.

Slum Lakes

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If you like the atmosphere of Skull Town but don't feel like being downed instantly then Slum Lakes may be an option for you. Usually, you'll bump into another squad or two but by then you should at least have a decent gun to take them head-on.

There's also a jump tower right next to the lakes, meaning you can get out of a sticky situation if the ring is closing in.

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What Are The Best Apex Legends Landing Spots In Season 10?

A few POIs have been changed in Season 10 including Countdown, Sorting Factory, and Refinery. These areas are well worth taking a look at and a few are even listed above, so far we think these could be some of the best map changes so far!

The Season 10 map changes are refreshing and definitely have switched things up but keep an eye out as everyone is just as eager to explore as you are!

What Is the Best Loot in Apex Legends?

Technically the best loot in Apex Legends is the highest tier of loot, this can be identified as gold loot. Below is a list of all the best loot as well as what it does.

  • Helmet - 50% headshot damage reduction and increased charge speed for abilities
  • Armour - 4 shields that recharge automatically when you kill a downed enemy
  • Backpack - Carry 6 extra items and healing items take half as long to use
  • Knockout Shield - 750 knockdown shield health and the ability to self revive
  • Digital Threat scope - Highlights enemies in red when you're aiming at them
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Fingers crossed these suggestions will help a little with the rage quitting, we'll be sure to keep this up to date so check back whenever you need!

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