01 Feb 2021 10:54 AM +00:00

Apex Legends Season 8 Weapons: Supply Drop Guns Revealed In Early Gameplay

In Apex Legends Season 8, Supply Drops will continue to provide the best weapons in Kings Canyon.

Thanks to some early Apex Legends Season 8 Fuse gameplay footage, we now know what weapons players will be able to find in Supply Drops.

Supply Drops can be found throughout the duration of an Apex Legends game and contain a mix of weapons, consumables, and high-tier gear.

In the past, a fully-loaded R-99 and Devotion have been found inside Supply Drops alongside the originally-legendary Mastiff Shotgun.

From mid-2019, Heirloom Weapons with a red rarity have been the highlights of Supply Drops and rotated between seasons. Until now...

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No Change In Weapons

In a series of gameplay videos that are being used to showcase New Legend Fuse and the new 30-30 repeater, it can be seen that the three Heirloom weapons found in Supply Drops are going to remain unchanged.

The three current Heirloom weapons that can be found in Supply Drops are:

  • Peacekeeper Shotgun
  • Prowler PDW Submachine Gun
  • Kraber .50-Cal Sniper Rifle
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All three of these weapons were seen in multiple videos showcasing Season 8 gameplay. This confirms that they will be appearing in Supply Drops at the start of Season 8.

In addition to this, there have been no coding changes to suggest that the devs aren't planning on a change for a little while, at least.

Despite this, Respawn Entertainment hasn't confirmed anything yet and a last-minute change is possible. However, it is unlikely.

Apex Legends Season 8 Weapons Supply Drop Peacekeeper
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BOOM - The Peacekeeper is staying in Supply Drops for now!

This is the fourth consecutive season that players will be able to find the fan-favourite Peacekeeper Shotgun in Supply Drops.

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When To Find A Supply Drop

Supply Drops can be found throughout the duration of an Apex Legends match.

It can be quite hard to predict where a Supply Drop will land, but not when.

Below, you can find when each Supply Drop will be announced so you know when to keep an eye out for them in-game.

  • Round 1, 3:10 before Ring Close
  • Round 2, 0:45 before Ring Close
  • Round 3, 0:35 before Ring Close

READ MORE: Apex Legends Season 8 Patch Notes

Supply Drops will also always spawn inside the next ring.

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Season 8 New Content

Apex Legends Season 8 is bringing the Mayhem to Respawn Entertainment's battle royale.

Fuse, the new Legend, is a demolitions expert with an offensive ability set-up.

READ MORE: Apex Legends Season 8 Fuse Guide

The 30-30 Repeater is also coming as a new weapon to Apex Legends Season 8. It's a mid-range rifle that promises a steady fire rate and damage output.

Apex Legends Season 8 Weapons Supply Drop Crash Site Kings Canyon
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CRASH - Fuse has certainly made his mark on Kings Canyon

In addition to this, Apex Legends is returning to Kings Canyon in Season 8!

The fan-favourite map has undergone a few key changes in an effort to keep gameplay fresh.

Apex Legends Season 8 is due to start February 2 at 18:00 GMT.

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