Octane’s full face revealed in the new Apex Legends
Apex Legend is the hero Battle royale game developed by Respawn Entertainment and released by Electronic Arts. It is a free to play game similar to the game set in the science fiction series Titanfall. It was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One in 2019. The mobile version of the game specially designed for touchscreen has also been announced to be released fully in 2022 titled Apex Legends Mobile.
Apex legends have two gameplay modes such as Battle Royale and Arenas.In Battle royale there can be upto 20 people in three person squad or 30 people with two person squad on an island searching for weapons and supplies at the same time defeating the other players in combat.The play area available on the island start shrinking with time and the players needs to run to safer place to stay alive.Whereas in Arenas game mode the players form into a three player squad mode to fight against another squad over a series of round to win the match.By 2021, the apex legends game had approximately 100 million players.
Characters in Apex legends:
In the initial time apex Legends had a total of 8 different legends to choose from but since the introduction of Season 1 that number of legends has risen to nine.You can choose from these seventeen unique legends to play in the game.
Offensive characters in Apex Legends are Bangalore, Mirage, Wraith, Octane, Revenant, Horizon, Fuse.
Defensive characters in Apex Legends are Gibraltar, Caustic, Wattson, Rampart.
Support characters in Apex Legends are LifeLine, Loba.
Recon characters in Apex Legends are Pathfinder, Bloodhound, Crypto, Valkyrie.
As the name implies Octane is a high speed offensive legend which was introduced in season 1. It can be unlocked buying either digitally or by Champion Edition.His stim is great for closing on the opponent and covering large distances.
Real name:Octavio Silva
The stim ability increases the walk speed by 30 % and sprint speed by 40% for 6 seconds.On activation the stim will reduce all slow effects except during healing time.
Another ability is the swift Mend, which automatically restores the health over time.Octane restores upto 1.5 health every second.
Ultimately Launch Pad deploys a jump pad that catapults anyone through the air with one minute charge time.Press the jump button to double jump but you cannot jump while healing or when you are drowned.
There are a total of 67 skins for octane in apex legends game such as 19 legendary, 9 Epic , 24 rare and 16 common skins such as Speed demon, The victory lap, Gold rush,Jade tiger,Dasher, etc.
Octane’s Heirloom Set :
The set includes:
Banner Pose: Spin and Flick
Weapon Skin: Butterfly Knife
Intro Quip: “Run fast. Hit fast. Win fast.”
Now Respawn has released another bit of extended lore of Apex Legends: Pathfinder’s Quest Lore Book.The Pathfinder’s Quest book is a 208 page art and lore book with 11 chapters published by Dark Horse Book.Its hardcover was released on february 2021 and ebook was made available to purchase on march 2021.The book costs $ 24 on Kindle and $35 USD for hardcover version.The quest will take its readers to a memory lane featuring their favorite characters.The description tells
“ Explore the world of the hit game through the eyes of the lovable robot, Pathfinder, as he chronicles his journey throughout the various environs of the Outlands to interview his fellow Legends–all in the hope of finally locating his mysterious creator. The rich history of Apex Legends is explained by the characters that helped to shape it, as are their unique bonds of competition and camaraderie.”
Octane being one of the fully masked legends in the game, the players would have already wondered what this adrenaline junkie looked like beneath his mask.Well,the pathfinder Quest book has finally given players the long awaited face reveal that they have been waiting for.
Ever since the octane legend was released in season 1 in 2019, the fans have been wondering what the face of their favourite legend looks like.Despite of his over-the-top voice and wacky personality, he looks like a perfectly normal person.Whoever played apex legends must have seen octane as an energetic daredevil wearing a green and black mask that completely covers the face.But the picture of Legend Octane’s face without mask was revealed in the pathfinder’s Quest book.
He has a lime green hair which matches his suit perfectly.Additionally his chopped tooth, a scar on his left nostril, and even the mask mark around his eyes from constant use makes his face more natural and real.The fans response was mixed but majority of fans was happy by his nailed appearance.Some even say the imperfections in his face has made him more believable and realistic.