Write what you are looking for and press enter to begin your search!


Live News

Helldivers 2 Developer Arrowhead Studios Appoints New CEO: In an intense match, the Lone Wolves came out victorious. Read all about the big night here // Star Wars The Acolyte Showrunner Confirms This Iconic Sith Character Is Not In The Series: In an intense match, the Lone Wolves came out victorious. Read all about the big night here // Netflix The Witcher Season 4 Trailer Gives First Look At Liam Hemsworth As Geralt: In an intense match, the Lone Wolves came out victorious. Read all about the big night here
post-16 post-13

Apex Legends Gets A Balance Patch, Mozambique Still Untouched

The new kid on the battle royale block has just received a balance patch.

Respawn developers have put in their effort, and after communicating with the community, they have tweaked the game so that it ‘minimize the impacts on your time spent mastering the game’.

They realised that the Skullpiercer Wingman meta is quite rampant, and was supposed to reward players with high skill. They have adjusted it to become more of a hand cannon, rather than a full-auto Deagle. The Peacekeeper with Shotgun Bolt attachment is also adjusted so that players will have a larger window of vulnerability after a missed shot. Plus, the scarcity of energy ammo and lower number of energy weapons overall has made those weapons difficult to main, so we’ve increased energy weapon and ammo availability.


    • Rate of fire reduced from 3.1 -> 2.6 shots per second.
    • Skullpiercer Headshot damage multiplier reduced from 2.5 -> 2.25
    • Increased base hip fire spread and decreased the rate at which hip fire spread decays (shrinks back down).


    •       Shotgun Bolt rechamber rate has been reduced for the Peacekeeper only.
      • Level 1 mitigation 10% -> 7.5%
      • Level 2 mitigation 20% -> 13%
      • Level 3 mitigation 25% -> 16%
  • Wingman and Peacekeeper availability has been reduced in all zone tiers.
  • Increased availability of energy weapons & ammo in all zone tiers.

The Mozambique, however, isn’t receiving any changes at the moment. Why? Because the developers said ‘they love the ‘Bique memes’ and aren’t willing to lose that precious community gold. Well, that, and because they wanted to maintain a ‘power curve’ between weapons.

Legends are also getting attention, but only after the start of Season 1 of the Battle Pass. Hitboxes are finally getting looked at and they are planning to adjust them according to character gear and model. These changes majorly affect gameplay. Therefore, the developers said that they are not rushing to release these changes to the Legends and are squishing all the bugs.

Minor balance changes include:


  • Traps – Reduced cooldown to 25 seconds from 30 seconds.
  • Traps – Increased radius and proximity radius by about 10%
  • Traps – Removed a 1-second delay on the smoke dealing damage to players.


  • Insider Knowledge – Increased the number of beacons in the world to 12 from 10.


  • Care Package – Removed slight chance that level 4 armour and helmets will drop.


  • Into The Void – Cooldown increased from 20 -> 25 seconds.


  • Double Time – Reduced move speed bonus to 30% from 40%

Respawn also addressed the random disconnects happening every now or so, especially when performing certain actions such as removing attachments or activating Survey Beacons.

For full details on the patch notes, you can head on here. In the meantime, why not check out our comprehensive Apex Legends guide.


Related News

Tales Of Arise Gets Beyond The Dawn DLC This November

During PlayStation State Of Play September 2023, Bandai Namco announced that Tales Of Arise is getting a Beyond The Dawn DLC expansion on 9 November 2...

Narrative Card Game Foretales Unveils First Look At Gameplay

Indie developer Alkemi and publisher Dear Villagers have revealed the first gameplay for their upcoming narrative-driven card game, Foretales. Shown d...

Overwatch's Lucio To Pop By Malaysia Next January

Speed boost! Hope you like Overwatch supports coming down to your local conventions because that's what's happening during Pop-Con in Malaysia from 26...

Write a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


  1. When Is Apex Legends Getting Its First Season? – KAKUCHOPUREI.COM

    March 18, 2019 at 9:09 pm

    […] Some Legends will also receive tweaks, especially the hitboxes, at the start of the first season. You can check them out here. […]

Tournament Tool Kit

Kakuchopurei Community

Popular Posts

Street Fighter 6: How To Find Akuma In World Tour Mode
Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2 Review: An Odyssey Like Any Other?
Diablo 4 Season 4: The Best Builds Per Class To Get To Level 100 Fast!
Diablo 4 Season 4: Tempering & Masterworks Guide
V Rising Everything You Need To Know About Stygian Shards
Summer Of Gaming 2024 Schedule: Video Game Live Streams & Showcases
Vampire Survivors: Operation Guns Contra DLC – All New Evolutions & Unlocks
Vampire Survivors: The Best Builds For Each Stage
Hades 2 Guide: All Incantations And Effects At Hecate’s Cauldron
Hades 2: All Boons List & The Best Ones
Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes – 11 Tips To Get Ahead In This JRPG
Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes Review – Rally Forth
Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Queen’s Blood Guide: The Best Cards & Decks
Introducing The Kakuchopurei YouTube Membership Program!
Palworld: All The Guides You Need For 2024’s Surprise Survival Game Hit
Prince Of Persia: The Lost Crown Walkthrough & Guide
Delicious In Dungeon Starts The New Year Tastefully
The Games Of 2024: Our Picks & Highlights
Main Game: How To Watch Malaysia’s Best Video Game Show Created By Kakuchopurei & RTM
Marvel’s What If…? Crew Explains Why They Went 3D Over 2D & A Scrapped Episode That Was Too Close To GOTG 3
Hawkeye Episode 6 Finale Easter Eggs & Breakdown
We Talk To Hayden Christensen About Star Wars, Sequels, & Prequels
Sea Of Stars Might Get DLC Post-Launch
The Book Of Boba Fett Episode 7 Breakdown & Easter Eggs Explained