The much-awaited Apex Legends season 2 is here, and fans are absolutely enjoying it. The new season has added a lot of content to the game, including some new skins and a character. However, the thing which has left fans more excited are the weekly challenges. Although, other battle royale titles such as Fortnite and PUBG have had such challenges since the start. But they have been just introduced in Apex Legends.
What Are Weekly Challenges?
The weekly challenges are going to ask players to do various missions every week until season 2 ends. By completing these challenges, players will receive rewards and will make progress in the Battle Pass. Every week, players will receive challenges which will ask players to do something. For example, they will ask a player to get 10 headshots with a specific gun and they will receive a reward of 1BP level if they do so. Aside from these, there are going to be a lot of different challenges throughout the season.
Apex Legends Season 2 Week 1 Challenges
As season 2 is now live, we finally have our first-ever set of weekly challenges. The first week’s challenges are not that difficult, but they are still exciting. So, without any further due, here are Apex Legends season 2 week 1 challenges:
- Challenge:Deal 200 damage in Skull Town.
- Challenge:Get 20 headshots with assault rifles.
- Challenge: Get 20 knockdowns as Wraith, Bloodhound, Caustic, or Wattson.
- Challenge:Outlive 200 opponents.
- Challenge:Pathfinder’s zipline used 10 times by squadmates.
- Challenge:Get 1 kill with Gibraltar’s Bombardment.
- Challenge:Loot a legendary body shield 3 times.
As you can see above, week 1 challenges are offering some simple missions. However, we can expect to see some difficult and thrilling challenges in the upcoming weeks.
Why These Challenges Have Been Introduced
The Battle Pass of season 1 was heavily criticized for offering poor content. Many players claimed that they were unable to progress quickly, and they were not even getting some good rewards. However, Respawn then confirmed that they have indeed listened to the feedback provided by the fans. In addition to this, they promised that they are going to make sure that fans don’t get disappointed with the next battle pass.
This is the very reason why daily and weekly challenges have been introduced. They will help players with progressing quickly in the Battle Pass. Players will also receive new and unique rewards through them. Respawn has also added some additional content to the game through season 2. Included is a new character, Wattson. For those who don’t know, Wattson is the very character who was leaked through the game’s files some time ago. In any case, Apex Legends season 2 has surely took the game to a whole new level.