Apex Legends: Next-gen port allegedly in development – Season 5, PS5, Xbox Series X, Job Listing & More
We’ve heard very little about the future of Apex, but a clue may have just confirmed our suspicions.
Season 5 will now be starting on 12th May, following a couple of teasers last week that contained the announcement.
On top of that, a series of Battle Armour Events will be popping up between now and Season 5’s launch.
An Apex Legends dev recently announced that plans for Season 6, 7 and 8 are already in the works, but now a next-gen port may have been discovered after Respawn Entertainment posted a job listing for the battle royale.
Continue reading for all the details we have so far.
Will it be on Next-Gen consoles?
A job listing for a Senior Rendering Engineer has been spotted on EA’s jobs website, stating that the studio is looking for help “to push next-gen platforms and the PC to their limits on Apex Legends.”
Respawn Entertainment is looking for a Senior Rendering Engineer to spearhead their goal of pushing next-gen platforms to their limits on Apex Legends.”
Now ask yourself – if that doesn’t sound like there’s going to be a port of Apex Legends to next-gen, what does?
We will be back with an update once we hear something official from EA, so stay tuned for that.
Season 5’s Start Date
He wrote that Season 5 will be starting on 12 May, a week later than the previously predicted 5 May.
The great news is there will be plenty to get on with in the build-up to the new season, so head over to our ‘Latest News‘ article for all the latest details.