Apex Legends: Respawn is working to curb of us utilizing a keyboard and mouse on consoles
By James O’Connor,
Monday, 22 July 2019 02:10 GMT
Apex Legends gamers have discovered a approach to make use of a keyboard and mouse on console copies of Apex Legends, and Respawn is devoted to placing a cease to it.
The sport, which continues to be fantastic in its second season, will quickly lock cheaters into the identical video games collectively. However there’s an (arguably) lesser type of dishonest that Respawn is trying to take care of, too.
In the latest replace on their subreddit, group supervisor Jayfresh_Respawn has addressed the problem of gamers who’re utilizing a keyboard and mouse – giving them superior intention – in opposition to different gamers on consoles.
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“Our stance on this? The brief reply is: we don’t condone it,” the submit reads.
“We’re investigating methods to detect if gamers are doing it that we’re testing internally. That’s all we have now to say on it for now however we’ll revisit this and speak about progress with detection and the way we’ll deal with gamers which are utilizing it within the close to future.”
As Polygon factors out, Microsoft, specifically, has accomplished loads to increase keyboard and mouse compatibility on Xbox One, however it’s an opt-in system – builders are capable of forestall gamers from utilizing them to protect steadiness in on-line video games. That is the case with Apex Legends, and gamers are solely in a position to make use of them by making use of exploits.
It’s not, maybe, essentially the most extreme type of dishonest, however it’s comprehensible that Respawn would need to preserve the sphere stage.
Apex Legends is out there on PC, Xbox One and PS4.
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