Apex Legends turns Mozambique into Nessie launcher in April Fools update - Dexerto
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Apex Legends turns Mozambique into Nessie launcher in April Fools update

Published: 1/Apr/2022 19:03

by David Purcell

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Respawn Entertainment’s vision of April Fools Day might be the best in the first-person shooter genre, after turning one of the most maligned shotguns in the game –  Mozambique – into a Nessie launcher. 

Nessies can be found all across the Apex Games maps, representing plushies of the famous Loch Ness Monster.

The easter egg has been a recurring theme since the days of Titanfall, and is even featured in one of Wattson’s emotes.

Though, on April 1, the developers decided to take it to a whole other level.

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Nessie has been a recurring character in the Titanfall world.

Apex Legends Mozambique changed to Nessie launcher

Instead of popping bullets with the Mozambique, it looks like a Snowball Launcher once seen in Fortnite Battle Royale.

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But instead of snowballs, green Nessies come flying out!

The change will come as a surprise to members of the community that haven’t been checking their calendars, because – of course – this is an April Fools Day joke from the developers.

It’s fair to say, it doesn’t look like a buff for the famously weak gun.

In the comments underneath AlphaINTEL‘s post on Twitter, a user joked: “That Rev really seemed threatened by the Nessie Launcher.”

Moments later, the player using the launcher was battered with punches.

Another said: “I can accept getting knocked by a 360 no scope up down left right Kraber, but dying like this…….BRUHHH.”

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