29 Jun 2021 1:54 PM +00:00

Respawn Entertainment Looking to Expand Apex Legends Team

Apex Legends has proven its strength over the past few years, delighting players with its quirky characters, technical gameplay, and ability to keep fluid and interesting in a changing industry.

Now Respawn Entertainment is looking to expand the Apex Legends team to further work on new game modes and maps for the popular shooter.

Respawn Looking for New Hires

Jason McCord recently posted on Twitter that Respawn is looking to fill two positions for the Apex Legends Design Team, a Technical Designer and a Level Designer.

The Technical Designer would be expected to work on things like:

  • New game modes
  • New Legends
  • New weapons and items
  • Social systems
  • New gameplay mechanics
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The Level Designer is needed for:

  • Town takeovers
  • Seasonal map updates
  • Arenas maps
  • Entirely original new maps

What does this mean for Apex Legends players?

It means Respawn Entertainment wants to ensure there is a steady stream of new Apex Legends contents for quite some time to come.

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Apex Legends Current Offerings

Apex Legends has been around for two years, and currently includes the following core features:

  • 17 Legends
  • 2 Game Modes
  • 3 Battle Royale Maps
  • 5 Arenas Maps
  • 21 Weapons
  • ~2000 Cosmetic Items
  • Ranked Play
  • Seasonal Events and Storylines
  • In-Game Comics
  • Social Clubs
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The game continues to grow, and growing the team will help ensure the longevity of Apex Legends for years to come.

Players expect a lot from free-to-play Battle Royale games, and it takes a fresh stream of content and mechanical balance to keep them engaged, playing, and hopefully spending some money.

Along with looking to add additional team members to supply new game content, Respawn Entertainment has also laid out a plan to combat cheaters in a Apex Legends.

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