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May 17, 2022 Patch (Mobile)
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Version number 1.0
Previous patch N/A
Next patch N/A

The May 17, 2022 Patch is a major patch introducing the first Season of Apex Legends Mobile. It's also the first major patch of the game.

New content[ | ]

Balance changes[ | ]

Triple Take Icon Triple Take
G7 Scout Icon G7 Scout
  • Weapon type changed to Marksman Rifle
Volt SMG Icon Volt SMG
  • Damage increased from 15 -> 17
  • Mag size increased to 35
Fully Kitted Weapons
Supply Drops

Quality of life[ | ]

Legend Perk System
  • New visual upgrades to the system.
  • Added Legend rewards to the perk system, earn rewards by completing Legend-specific objectives.
  • Added a perk planning feature to plot your next move ahead of time.
  • Added a perk recommendation feature to help you get straight into the action.

Stability, performance, bug fixes[ | ]

  • FPS optimization pass for iPhone 13 or newer devices.
  • Fixed Gibraltar’s Gun Shield shield bounce while aiming down sights.
  • Fixed an issue with Gibraltar’s Defensive Bombardment ult not behaving correctly.
  • Fixed various textural issues on models.
  • Fixed an issue where Pathfinder’s Grappling Hook grappling hook would not disengage.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause Pathfinder’s Grappling Hook grapple hook to interact incorrectly with his model.
  • Fixed an issue where players would get stuck in dropships if repeatedly tapping their tactical skill.
  • While active, Mirage’s decoys can now imitate Mirage’s emotes.
  • Fixed an issue where some railings could not be jumped over.
  • Fixed a collision issue that caused throwables to pass through doors if another player is close colliding with it.
  • Red weapons will now automatically pick up ammunition.
  • Fixed some out of bounds areas on World's Edge.
  • Fixed an issue where nameplates would pile together while on dropship.
  • Many other fixes and improvements.

Developer notes[ | ]

  1. Nobody likes a quitter. But now, that's not such a big deal. Auto team fill is a new feature that will bring players into active games if another player leaves prematurely. (Only active in Team Deathmatch)
  2. This brand new feature allows squads to pick challenges they want to achieve together to unlock rewards in the brand new Club Store!
  3. A brand new Emote system is coming to Apex Legends Mobile allowing you to conveniently communicate with friend and foe alike.