Last Year, Electronic Arts confirmed that they have decided to bring the Mobile version of Apex Legends. The company stated that they look towards Apex Legends as a long term franchise and are dedicated to expand it to new platforms. Blake Jorgensen, Chief Financial Officer of EA, further added that the gaming community may expect the mobile version of Apex Legends in the Financial Year 2021.
But that all is the news of past, recently EA published its Q4 FY20 Highlights and Financial Results, and in the same, it has been announced that the company will release 2 new mobile titles to players worldwide in this financial year.
The officials of EA were not ready to share anything about the Apex Legends Mobile, but few important details came out when a person asked a question regarding the launch of Apex Mobile, and how is the progress in China going on? He was very straightforward and even asked if players can expect the Mobile version of Apex Legends this year.
To answer this question, Andrew Wilson, CEO of EA, stated that with respect to Apex Legends, they do not have any specific announcement to make today, but he is very excited about the franchise overall.
Blake J. Jorgensen, CFO of EA, gave more details; he stated that they are well along the way with their partners in Asia on Apex Mobile. However, due to the current conditions of the world, there are chances that it might take a little longer, but our partner in Asia is working very hard to get Apex Mobile out as soon as possible.
Now that is everything related to Apex Legends Mobile Version that was talked about during the event. But if you try to read between the lines, who will find out all the answers, including the release date of Apex Legends Mobile, when it will be officially announced, etc. Here is a decoded version:
1. Electronic Arts to Release 2 New mobile Titles Leveraging Top IP Worldwide in the Financial year 2021.
Based on the last year’s EA’s earning call report and rumors, it is evident that Apex Legends Mobile is scheduled to released before 31st March 2021.
2. When Andrew Wilson, CEO of EA Stated they have No Specific announcements about Apex Legends Today
EA Play Live will begin on 11th June 2020 at 4:00 PM PST, and according to the news we have, EA will reveal more details about Apex Mobile during the event.
3. Apex Mobile Work is in Full Swing
In the past, EA has officially announced that they are working with a Partner in China to develop the mobile version of Apex Legends. Still, they haven’t officially revealed the identity of the partner. But in this past, we have already informed you that is it not other than Tencent Games who is developing the Apex Mobile.
Tencent Games has already partnered and developed games such as PUBG Mobile and Call of Duty Mobile; therefore, they have the necessary experience and can quickly develop and publish the Apex Mobile version in less than a year.
Lastly, before ending this post, we will also want to tell you that in the Earnings Calls report, Blake J. Jorgensen CFO of EA also stated that the company would keep on the upcoming mobile titles in Soft launch for longer than they have historically, which indicated that players could expect the Apex Legends Mobile to be soft-launched by the end of this year, and a global released before 31st March 2021.