LATEST INFO Apex Legends Season 12: Update releases today & Anniversary event details

Apex Legends' Season 12 update is now live on all platforms! Officially called Defiance, it features Mad Maggie as the new legend and some changes to Olympus. We have everything you need to know about Season 12 now that it's available for download.

Latest - 3rd Anniversary Collection Event Details

Along with Apex Legends Season 12 arriving, we've also learned more about the 3rd Anniversary Collection Event that's due to start soon.

Contrary to some confusion, the event does not begin on the same day as Season 12, instead, it will kick off on the following week, on February 15.

As soon as we know more about what to expect from the event, we'll let you know.

Battle Pass Trailer

Just hours before the launch of Apex Legends Season 12, Respawn has released the battle pass trailer. You can check it out below:

It includes reveals of all the new skins, including Aces High Seer, Breaking the Law Loba, and the Scream Machine Reactive Hemlok.

Apex Legends Season 12 Legend & LTM Officially Revealed

Following the latest Stories from the Outlands video, Apex Legends Season 12 has been officially revelaed and it is called Defiance.

The new legend has been confirmed as Mad Maggie, following a host of leaks, and we'll learn more about her soon.

Elsewhere, Control will be the LTM for Season 12, and Olympus is getting some as yet unrevealed changes.

For all the details so far, check out the official blog post.

Next-Gen Apex Legends Leaked

The PS5 and Xbox Series X versions of Apex Legends have been asked for for a while and it looks like it could be coming soon, maybe even when Season 12 launches.

@PlayStationSize has posted, revealing that an Apex Legends PS5 file had been uploaded to the PS5 database, with the file size coming in at 80GB.

If it's revealed alongside Season 12, we'll be sure to let you know.

When does Season 12 actually start?

We now have a confirmed release date for the start of Season 12. Season 12 is due to arrive in Apex Legends on February 8th, 2022. This follows the unwritten rule of thumb that an Apex Legends season is about three months long.

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