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Apr. 16 Update - 1.1.1 Patch Notes Summary

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Apr. 16 Update - 1.1.1 Patch Notes Summary

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Check out this patch notes summary for Apex Legends update 1.1.1 which came out April 16! Find out the changes made to Gibraltar and Caustic, weapon changes, & more in this patch note summary!

Apr. 16 Update - 1.1.1 Patch Notes Summary
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Update 1.1.1 Overview

Legend & Weapon Balancing

Legend & Weapon Balancing

Update 1.1.1 introduces major weapon balancing changes, particularly improving long-range guns, as well as adding passive perks to Gibraltar and Caustic. This update also gives Battle Pass owners a quick and easy way to earn Battle Pass Level with its Battle Pass Bonus XP event.

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Legend Balancing Changes

Gibraltar and Caustic Get "Fortified" Passive

Gibraltar and Caustic Get Fortified Passive

To make Gibraltar and Caustic more viable Legend picks, they are both getting an additional passive perk "Fortified". This perk reduces damage taken by 10%.

Changes To Legends in Patch 1.1.1 Update

LegendsChanges
Caustic ImageCAUSTIC- Fortified Passive Perk added: reduces damage taken by 10%

- Gas Damage per tick increased: 1 -> 4

- Ultimate Throw distance increased: 28 meters -> 33 meters
Gibraltar ImageGIBRALTAR- Fortified Passive Perk added: reduces damage taken by 10%

- Gun Shield health increased: 50 -> 75

Weapon Balancing

Changes To Weapons In Patch 1.1.1 Update

WeaponChanges
Apex Legends All Weapon List & Stats G7 ScoutG7 Scout - Lowered leg shot damage reduction: 25% -> 10%

- Reduced base weapon sway by about 33%

- Reduced base sway speed by about 25%
Apex Legends All Weapon List & Stats Triple TakeTriple Take - Lowered leg shot damage reduction: 25% -> 10%

- Reduced base weapon sway by about 33%

- Reduced base sway speed by about 25%
Apex Legends All Weapon List & Stats Long Bow DMRLong Bow DMR - Lowered leg shot damage reduction: 25% -> 10%

- Reduced base weapon sway by about 33%

- Reduced base sway speed by about 25%

- Increased fire rate 1.2 -> 1.6

- Increased magazine size

- Base mag increased: 5 -> 6 rounds
- Common mag extender increased: 6 -> 8 rounds
- Rare mag extender increased: 8 -> 10 rounds
- Epic mag extender increased: 10 -> 12 rounds
Apex Legends Weapon List & Stats HavocHavoc - Increased base magazine size: 25 -> 32 rounds

Charge Beam Changes:
- Reduced cost per shot: 5 -> 4
- Increased close range damage: 55 -> 60
- Increased damage at range: 45 -> 50
- Close range damage falloff increased: 35m -> 75m
- Ranged damage falloff increased: 75m -> 125m
WingmanWingman- Reduced magazine size

- Base mag reduced: 6 -> 4 rounds
- Common mag extender reduced: 8 -> 6 rounds
- Rare mag extender reduced: 9 -> 8 rounds
- Epic mag extender reduced: 12 -> 10 rounds
Apex Legends All Weapon List & Stats M600 SpitfireM600 Spitfire- Reduced base damage: 20 -> 18

- Magazine extender attachments reduced
- Common mag extender reduced: 8 -> 6 rounds
- Rare mag extender reduced: 9 -> 8 rounds
- Epic mag extender reduced: 12 -> 10 rounds

Adjustments To Gold Weapon Attachments

Gold Havoc

  • Now has Turbocharger
  • Now has 1x-2x variable holo sight

Gold R301

  • Now has 1x-2x variable holo sight

Gold Wingman

  • Now has digital threat sight

Battlepass XP Bonus Event

Get Full Battle Pass XP For Top 5 Placements

Battlepass XP Bonus Event

From Apr. 16 to Apr. 18, your first top 5 placement of the day will net you 29,500 Battle Pass Points, equivalent to one full Battle Pass Level.

Event Information Table

PeriodApr. 16, 2019 ~ Mar. 18, 2019
WhatBattle Pass XP Bonus Event

Event Starts At 10AM PST

The Event will be available for players worldwide on Apr 16, 2019, at 10AM PST. Below is a time conversion table to check out the start times in other time zones.

Time Conversion

AETApr. 17, 2019, 5AM - Apr. 19, 2019, 5AM
PTApr. 16, 2019, 10AM - Apr. 18, 2019, 10AM
ETApr. 16, 2019, 1PM - Apr. 18, 2019, 1PM
CETApr. 16, 2019, 7PM - Apr. 18, 2019, 7PM

Other Changes

Jump Ship Speed Increased

The jump ship's speed is increased by 50% so players choosing to drop later won't have to wait too long.

Bug Fixes

Fixed UI bug where the wrong percentage would be displayed for all boost badges.

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