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Kings Canyon is an island surrounded by water on all side, with hazardous cliffs that drop to the sea level below.
It is the first map in Apex Legends including 17 loot spots for players to jump in.
Kings Canyon Loot tier
We are divided the Kings Canyon Map into 3 Tier:
- Purple = High Tier
- Blue = Normal Tier
- Grey = Low Tier
- Orange dot = Supply Box
- Green dot = Respawn beacon
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High Tier Loot Spots
A lot of players will drops in these spots so your squad might run into a fight early game. If you clear the whole spot, you will most likely come out with minimum 1 epic items.
Normal Tier Loot Spots
There are 5 Normal Loot Spots in Kings Canyon. Normal Loot Spots offer a good amount of loot but it most likely rare tier, not that you won't find epic or legendary but it is a rare chance to find it unlike High Tier Loot.
This spots will also attract a lot of players but since it has a lot of structure around the spots, players can find a loot before running into each other.
Low Tier Loot Spots
There are only 2 Low Tier Loot Spots in Kings Canyon. It offer a good amount of loot with a good tier items as well but the facility show its complicated to loot and if there is more than 1 squad dropping in, fighting might be a little bit struggle.
Kings Canyon Features
In Kings Canyon the map features a lot of new stuff that other battle royale game doesn't have. Those new stuff are: Respawn Beacon, Supply Ship, Hotzone, and Supply Box.
What is Respawn Beacon ?
Respawn Beacon allow you to heal your teammates back to the world after their death. However your teammate will start up again from scratch meaning that finding loots and weapons in order to be back on track with you.
What is Supply Ship ?
Supply Ship is a high tier loot barge travel to their given destination and it carry a lot of high tier loots. Supply Ship is very popular, a lot of player like to drop there and fight, some player fight it out, some drop down, and some other get send back to lobby.
What is Supply Bin ?
Supply Bin give you items or weapons which is depend on your luck. It can be found in 17 Loot Spots or anywhere in the map.
What is Hot Zone & How it Work ?
Hot Zone is a high tier loot zone. Dropping there outcome is a chance for a fully kitted weapon. It is similar to supply ship but it doesn't travel.
How it Work ?
Before dropping open your map and look for a blue circle zone highlighted on the map and that is where hotzone is. It is randomly highlighted on every game.
The Story Behind Kings Canyon in Apex Legends
If you want to know the backstory behind Apex Legends first map: Kings Canyon you can listen to it here.
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Kings Canyon is the first map that Respawn released for their player base in Apex Legends. What do you think about the second map ? Will there a new map upcoming or it will be just a rework on particularly area of Kings Canyon. Leave your commend down below and let us know.
If you are interesting about the backstory of Kings Canyon you might be interested in all 9 character or legends backstory as well.
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