Apex Legends characters: Who they are, what powers they have and all other details
Apart from this, the game has special characters also known as Legends and each one of them has their own skill set and abilities. There is a total of eight Legends and the player can choose them at the beginning of the game. Here’s everything you should know
Bloodhound: Also referred to as Technological Tracker and is free from the beginning of the game.
Tactical Ability: Eye of the Allfather
This ability allows the character to partially locate hidden enemies along with the traps and clues.
Passive Ability: Tracker
Tracks clues left behind by enemies
Ultimate Ability: Beast of the Hunt
Converts into the ultimate hunter by enhancing your senses. It also allows players to move faster
Bangalore: Aso referred to as Professional Soldier and is also available for free.
Tactical Ability: Smoke Launcher
This ability fires high-velocity smoke canister which explodes upon impact.
Passive Ability: Double Time
Allows the character to take fire and sprint at the same time
Ultimate Ability Rolling Thunder
Using this ability, Bangalore can call an artillery strike that demolishes the landscape
Caustic: Also referred to as Toxic Trapper but players need to unlock it by either using 12,000 Legends token or 750 Apex coins.
Tactical Ability: Nox Gas Trap
Launches Gas canisters with this ability and releases deadly lethal gas when triggered by enemies.
Ultimate Ability: Nox Gas Grenade
Launches deadly Nox Gas grenades that are capable of covering a relatively larger area
Gibraltar: Also referred to as Shielded Fortress and is available for free
Tactical Ability: Dome of Protection
Throws a dome-shield to block attacks for 15 seconds
Passive Ability: Gun Shield
Deploys a gun shield to block incoming fire
Ultimate Ability: Defensive Bombardment
This ability calls a mortal strike on a marked area.
Pathfinder: Also described as Forward Scout. The character is available for free.
Passive Ability: Insider Knowledge
This ability can reveal the ring’s next location by scanning a survey beacon
Tactical Ability: Grappling Hook
This allows players to move fast and reach places quickly using the Grapple Hook
Ultimate Ability: Zipline Gun
It creates a zip line that can be used by others as well
Lifeline: Also described as Combat Medic and is free to play
Passive Ability: Combat Medic
This ability allows players to revive teammates faster compared to other characters with shield wall protection.
Tactical Ability: D.O.C Heal Drone
Can call a ‘Drone of Compassion’ to heal nearby teammates.
Ultimate Ability: Care Package
Care Package includes high-level defence gear and using this ability Lifeline character can call in a drop package.
Mirage: Also referred to as ‘Holographic Trickster’ but players have to purchase the character via in-game store with either 12,000 Legends Tokens or 750 Apex Coins.
Passive Ability: Encore!
Deploys a decoy and cloak for five seconds when knocked down
Tactical Ability: Psyche Out
Helps in confusing enemies by sending a forward moving holographic decoy
Ultimate Ability: Vanishing Act
In cloak mode, it deploys a team of Decoys to distract enemies
Wraith: Also referred to as Interdimensional Skirmisher and is available for free from the beginning of the game
Tactical Ability: Into the Void
Can avoid all damage but repositioning itself quickly
Passive Ability: Voices from the Void
A warning prompt is announced when danger approaches.
Wraith Ultimate: Dimensional Rift
Opens up a portal to link the two locations for 60 seconds and then each team member can use that portal.