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Cosmetics are contents that can be acquired to further customize the player's experience. These items are entirely cosmetic and do not grant any competitive advantage.

Cosmetics can be acquired from Apex Pack Icon.png Apex Packs, purchased directly with Crafting Metals.svg Crafting Metals or Heirloom Shards Heirloom Shards through their specific sections, or sometimes purchased from the Store with Apex Coins.svg Apex Coins or Legend Tokens.svg Legend Tokens.


Cosmetics come in 5 rarities, each of which has a different cost associated with it:

  • Common cosmetics cost Crafting Metals 30.
  • Rare cosmetics cost Crafting Metals 60 or Apex Coins 500 when purchased from the Store.
  • Epic cosmetics cost Crafting Metals 400 or Apex Coins 1,000 (Apex Coins 500 for CosmeticIcon Charms.png Charms) when purchased from the Store.
  • Legendary cosmetics cost Crafting Metals 1,200 or Apex Coins 1,800 (Apex Coins 700 for CosmeticIcon Charms.png Charms) when purchased from the Store.
  • Heirloom cosmetics cost Heirloom Shards 150.

This is a table showing the available rarities for each cosmetic category:

Category Common Rare Epic Legendary Heirloom
Weapon Skin
Melee Weapon Skin
Legend Skin
Legend Finisher
Banner Frame
Banner Pose
Banner Stat Tracker
Loading Screen
Music Pack
Skydive Trail
Weapon Charm


  • Legend and Weapon Skins: skins that change the appearance of Legends or weapons. Common skins have flat coloration, Rare skins have more complex patterns, Epic skins have animated patterns, and Legendary skins alter the model.
  • Melee Weapon Skins: unique melee weapons that are only available as Heirlooms and can be equipped through the skins menu for the Legend whose Heirloom has been unlocked.
  • CosmeticIcon Charms.png Charms: small trinkets that can be attached to the side of a weapon.
  • CosmeticIcon Skydive Emote.png Skydive Emotes: emotes that can be performed while skydiving. They are equipped automatically upon being unlocked, and they can be performed by selecting them through the emote wheel. If a Legend only has one Skydive Emote, the emote wheel won't appear.
  • Skydive Trails: trails that change the particle the jetpacks equipped on every Legend emit when skydiving. These are only obtained as rewards for Diamond and above Ranked Leagues Tiers.
  • Finishers: animations that change the way a Legend finishes an opponent.
  • CosmeticIcon Banner Frame.png Banner cosmetics: alter the appearance of the banner that appears after the Legend selection, the Champion announcement, and the stands appearing in various points of the maps.
    • Banner Frames: change the background of the banner. Common and Rare frames stay inside the frame, Epic frames stick out of the frame, and Legendary frames have dynamic animations.
    • Banner Poses: change the Legend's pose. Common and Rare poses are static while Epic and Heirloom poses are animated.
    • CosmeticIcon Badges.png Badges: diamond shaped icons that show the player's personal achievements. Up to three can be equipped.
    • CosmeticIcon Stat Tracker.png Stat Trackers: counters that display Legend-specific statistics. Common trackers are available for any legend, while Rare trackers are Legend-specific or seasonal.
  • CosmeticIcon Quip.png Quips: voice lines played by a Legend on certain occasions or when manually selected through the emote wheel.
    • Intro Quips: voice lines played by a Legend when announced as the Champion. Rare Intro Quips also produce a sound related to the Legend's abilities.
    • Kill Quips: voice lines played by a Legend when killing an opponent.
  • CosmeticIcon Loading Screen.png Loading Screens: images displayed when the player is loading into a match.
  • CosmeticIcon Music.png Music Packs: change the music that is played in the lobby and while dropping into an arena.
  • CosmeticIcon Holo-Sprays.png Holo-Sprays: holograms that can be used by throwing them on the ground to taunt other players. Legendary Holo-Sprays also have a dynamic animation.
  • Emotes: short animations a Legend can perform, upon which the camera turns into third person until the animation has finished, with the Anti-Peek system preventing the player from seeing enemies that can't normally be seen in first person. While Rare Emotes are simple animations, both Epic and Legendary ones are more complex and usually involve the Legend's abilities.