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Apex Legends: How to claim Free Twitch Prime content – Pathfinder skin and Apex Packs

Published: 12/Feb/2019 17:23 Updated: 14/Mar/2019 14:44

by Calum Patterson

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Twitch Prime members who double as Apex Legends players are in for a treat, as there’s an exclusive content pack for you to freely claim with your membership.

Partnerships with Twitch Prime have been very popular with other battle royale games such as Fortnite and PUBG, which build on their strong Twitch viewership to get more players on their game.

Apex Legends has been killing it on Twitch since its launch on February 4, almost doubling the viewership of Fortnite – which has been king of the platform for much of the last 12 months.

Respawn EntertainmentApex Legends has attracted 50 million players since launch.

Respawn Entertainment and EA will be keen to ensure that this massive Twitch viewership is converting into more players for the game, and so a deal with Twitch Prime is the ideal way to grab users’ attention.

Alongside the PlayStation Plus pack, which is already available, there’s also a Twitch Prime pack too. If you are a PS Plus member, you already have access to this first pack – here’s how to claim it.

The current Twitch Prime pack for Apex Legends includes an exclusive legendary skin for Pathfinder called ‘Omega Point’, plus five Apex Packs and is available until April 18. 

StylosaTake a look at the Prime exclusive Pathfinder skin.

How to claim Apex Legends Twitch Prime loot

If you are a Twitch Prime member, you will need to head over to the official offer page here. Once you’ve signed in, you’ll need to link your accounts – you can use this link to connect your EA account with Origin/PSN/Xbox Live. If you’ve already linked your account, your rewards will be there when you sign in!

You will also receive a notification on the top bar of the Twitch website (on desktop), where you can find all Twitch Prime loot.

You can find all Twitch Prime loot here.
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The Twitch Prime pack was announced during the 2nd Apex Legends Twitch Rivals tournament on February 19.

Presumably there might be more Twitch Prime packs in the future for Apex Legends, so make sure you have everything connected up if you want some free content. 

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Apex Legends leaks reveal Pathfinder Town Takeover coming in Season 7

Published: 28/Oct/2020 3:21

by Isaac McIntyre

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Pathfinder will be the next Apex Legends character to get a Town Takeover, and the first to have their own personalized POI on new map Olympus, according to playtester images that have leaked ahead of the Season 7 update.

Town Takeovers are one of the most exciting events in Apex Legends. Not only do they bring new lore and backstories for their focal legend, but they also add special points of interest to the battle royale map as well, branded in unique ways.

Octane, Wraith, and Crypto have already enjoyed Town Takeovers on Kings Canyon, while Apex Legends’ second map, World’s Edge, hosted Mirage and Bloodhound events over the past few seasons. Now it looks like it’s finally Pathfinders turn.

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Pathfinder looks set to become the first Apex Legends character with a Town Takeover on Olympus.

According to leaked playtester images shared by dataminer Biast12, the loveable robot will be getting a huge POI when Apex Legends shifts to new map Olympus in Season 7. 

The new Pathfinder point of interest will be a massive boxing arena.

In the leaked POI image, which is slightly blurry and back-and-white, Pathfinder can be seen wearing his heirloom gloves, and posing on a poster emblazoned with his name. The circle building behind it certainly looks like a sports stadium too.

Biast12 also said the leaked image only shows “part of [the whole] Pathfinder’s Town Takeover.” There is also allegedly a stadium “on the other side of the wall.”

Considering it’s just a single image that’s leaked so far, it’s tough to get a good picture of what the Town Takeover may actually look like. Biast12 did tease it could have “a bunch of zip lines everywhere” after replying to one fan’s comment.

When will Pathfinder’s Town Takeover start?

The Pathfinder Town Takeover will be in Season 7, and appears to be hosted on Olympus. Beyond that, however, a possible start date for the event is a little hazy.

The Mirage Voyage point of interest is the closest Town Takeover date-wise that we have to go off. It was released on Dec. 12, 2019, two months into Season 3. If Respawn sticks to the same formula, we could see Pathfinder’s arena at a similar time of year.

In fact, it could basically be bang on the same week. Season 7 arrives on Nov. 4 ⁠— yes, it’s still set for then, despite a little update scare this week ⁠— and eight weeks after that lands on Tuesday, December 8. That’s about as close as you can get!

Town Takeover teasers usually start earlier too. We may start to see Pathfinder teasers for the arena in mid-November, once we’ve settled into life on Olympus.

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Pathfinder fans will be loving Apex Legends Season 7, from the sounds of it.

For now, we’ll just have to wait for official confirmation from Respawn about the exciting new takeover. The developers have never commented on Town Takeover leaks before, so the first time we see anything new could be in-game on Dec. 8.

Whether they comment or not, however, it looks like there’s a lot of exciting new content on the way at the start of next month. Season 7 will finally arrive, along with a new Legend, a brand-new map, vehicles, clubs, and more.