Apex Legends - the new game from Titanfall studio Respawn Entertainment - has had quite the journey. Leaked one minute, playable the next, and suddenly it's seen a staggering 25 million users to cement itself as one of the biggest battle royale games - all in a matter of weeks! Four of those players - guides editor Matthew Reynolds (@Crazyreyn on Twitter), reporter Emma Kent (@GoneEFK on Twitter), guides writer Chris Tapsell (@ChrisTapsell on Twitter) and Metabomb staff writer Ed Thorn (@FromEdward on Twitter) - talk about what makes it such a success, and why it stands out from the...
Geo and SpryFox, for the last time, cover one of Krazy's community polls, Dying to Win. Recent comic activity is discussed along with ranked goals plus in-game skins. Some community questions are answered where we give you our spiel on how to get gud. Lastly, we give our closing thoughts on what we have enjoyed, what we have disliked, and what we hope for Apex Legends!
The time has finally come. Apex Legends Season 5 and boy is it a meaty drop. But before that want to let you know that this Saturday is the 1 year anniversary of Dropping Spicy as well as Edanars Birthday. Planning to have a live stream of us watching a Goofy Movie. Now in this week's episode we go over the newest legends to the game Loba how her abilities work and whether she is broke or not. We then move on to completely revamped Kings Canyon and its new areas. Talk about the...
Geo introduces SpryFox to the community. SpryFox has played Apex Legends since inception and knows a ton about the game, of which, he shares with us in the discussion on the recent poll, To the Last Bullet! We cover ideas for LTMs, recent drama between developers and popular streamers, along with some fun questions from the General Store!
Geo and SpryFox review the results from the latest Dropping Spicy poll, Scanning the Horizon. The poll includes questions about season 8's teasers/trailers, what King's Canyon will look like (and whether or not our communities predictions came true), the difference between the Volt and R-99, along with much more! We hope that you enjoy the MAYHEM!
Kinder, Refused and Geo talk the all new Iron Crown event, the kickass new skins, and the wealth of controversy about Respawn's pricing model that came along with it. We also talk about a seriously big "PR no-no", involving one of the Respawn project leads, community manager Jay Frechette, from our previous interview, and the cesspool of the internet, itself, Reddit!
This week on Dropping Spicy, we welcome a boatload of new community members, and answer some rather interesting community questions! After which, we talk about our weekly shenanigans in Apex, followed by a discussion about the biggest problems the pro community seems to have with the game, and thier suggestions (and our own takes) on how to fix them! Topics discussed include visual clutter, loot scarcity, audio issues, cheaters, the G7 Scout, golden armor, and more!
On this episode, the bois try not to literally die laughing at dumb jokes, and talk about the winners of the first Dropping Spicy Arenas Tournament. Followed up by our week in Apex, some quick dives into Reddit and the communities feelings on the current meta, and our latest survey results.
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What an incredible ride it's been! We're celebrating 100 episodes and 2 years to the day of making your favorite Apex Legends podcast! The show has changed alot since episode 1, with many different hosts, plenty of ridiculous moments, and more memes than you can shake a stick at. So we're starting things off, by going over some off our community's favorite moments from the show! But even before that, we're announcing a brand new partnership with Team Kineticz! Partnering with Team Kineticz will allow us to bring two APEX communities together in mutual promotion and visibility in our productions...
This week we discuss the current state of Arenas, as well as its new map. We talk about some cool ideas for Crypto buffs, and the upcoming community loading screens that will be dropped on Twitch. The bois touch on a rumored animated series and give some hot takes on matchmaking.
On his week's Dropping Spicy, we discuss the potential benefits and pitfalls of adding in map rotation, and cross platform, as well as our thoughts on whether or not we think either would be worth it. Afterwards, we get some Season 3 Ranked tips, from a Reddit Apex Legend. Then close the deal, with potential holiday LTM leaks, our favorite drops, and some talk about holiday skins!
On this episode, we're joined by Kineticz admin and CEO "Nonsense" to talk about our new partnership with his up and coming Esports organization! We discuss what Kineticz is, how it started, and how to join their open division teams, as well as potential future collaboration between our two stellar communities. Afterwards, we get into some spicy Apex stories from our community, quickly go over the 5/24 patch, and top things off with a double dose of Krazy's community survey results! Also don't forget to mark your calendar for the first Dropping Spicy Arena's tournament, on June 5th!
We start off with some quick topics, discussing bugs, our upcoming tournament. We move out to our week in Apex Legends where Kinder had some amazing 12 kill games and was just destroying ranked. Sadly he had a keyboard casualty. Kurabara has a quick story about Jaa and the Mastiff. Edanar is noticing his damage is getting better and better. We move onto your community questions such as new hero types needed, better use for Legend tokens, and more.
Dropping Spicy's former tournament champion, AtomBomb, joins in on ReadyRoom as we discuss the results of our latest trios tournament along with our December 4th poll, Your Season 7 Mains and Holo-Day Poll! We learn a little bit about our guest and what drew him to Apex, then discuss the community selections for their main characters along with a deep dive into defense character plus our advice to Respawn when it comes to matchmaking!
Kinder, Refused, and Kurabara get together, have a drink and chat over Apex Ranked League Series 2! We discuss new information from Respawn about the Ranked level distribution of players, the incoming soft RP reset, new scoring system, assist points, and penalties! We also have a small debate about gambling mechanics in games, and the ethics of lootboxes, while Refused goes full on Joe Rogan with the conspiracies. And finally, Kurabara closes out the show with new information, a bit of lore, and teasers about Crypto, as well as discussing the all new cinematic! This time on Dropping Spicy!
Kinder and Geo talk about the EA earnings call, some highly interesting comments by EA higher-ups in regards to Apex, developer updates, and a confirmed event, coming in the next few weeks!! We then discuss, the Apex Preseason Invitational, the biggest sanctioned Apex Legends tournament, to date, with a prize pool of $500,000, as well as the recent ESPN EXP Invitational, and we close things up, with a discussion about the spiciest places on the Season 2 map! Stay Spicy!
The Bois™ sit down for a very pleasant and informative interivew with Emmerlynn, owner and manager of the official Apex Legends Subreddit and Discord. r/ApexLegends clocks in with over 800k subs and the Discord is a hair from 250k. We discuss the Apex community in general, how /r/ApexLegends was born, the challenges of managing such a large community, and the relationship between the moderating staff and the devs at Respawn. We also spend some time talking about what qualifies someone to be at the helm of such large communities, answer a few questions from the community, and even get a bit...