A brand new Apex Legends replace has lastly mounted the annoying ‘whooshing’ sounds brought on by Heat Shields that had been annoying gamers throughout matches.

Respawn has lastly launched an replace right this moment that has mounted the “whoosh” sounds that Apex Legends gamers may hear throughout matches, primarily within the Ring Fury LTM. The audio bug was brought on by gamers repeatedly strolling by way of the bubble of the brand new Heat Shield merchandise which made a loud sound that seemingly everybody else within the match may hear.

The new Heat Shield survival merchandise was added as a part of the Chaos Theory assortment occasion, together with the escalating Ring Fury LTM. While Ring Fury has not been as effectively acquired as different LTMs, the earlier Locked and Loaded LTM acquired a number of constructive suggestions, and gamers calling for its ruleset to change into the default in Apex Legends.

The Heat Shield audio bug was most noticeable within the Ring Fury LTM since all gamers begin with two Heat Shields of their survival stock slots for every match to assist towards the specter of the ring flares. Apex Legends gamers took to Reddit to ask concerning the sound and realized that this was a game-wide bug affecting all gamers. Soon after, many gamers began saying it made the sport unplayable, together with outstanding Apex Legends skilled gamers and streamers, equivalent to LuluLuvely and Nokokopuffs.

Problems persevered within the Ranked playlist too, finally resulting in Heat Shields being faraway from the mode till additional discover. Apex Legends sport director Chad Grenier previewed the patch notes for the hotfix on Twitter, exhibiting gamers that a number of different points, equivalent to issues with Loba’s bracelet and a few lacking Legend pores and skin textures, would even be sorted within the hotfix, which went reside earlier right this moment.

It appears that the Apex Legends group has actually been whipped up right into a frenzy due to this extraordinarily annoying bug. Now that Season 8 has been going for over a month, gamers are beginning to become bored with Kings Canyon regardless of its enlargement. The Ring Fury LTM has apparently been a little bit of breaking level for a lot of gamers, and has solely exacerbated a few of their present points with Apex Legends, particularly the truth that it eliminated Olympus from the map rotation and leaves gamers with Ranked play as the one different.

While Respawn’s fast response to sport points and transparency with the group has been glorious to see relating to steadiness updates, many gamers are nonetheless sad with adjustments introduced in with Season 8 and the Chaos Theory occasion. With a brand new Ranked cut up coming quickly, this time that includes Olympus, and teases for Season 9 already coming from builders, Apex Legends gamers ought to hopefully be capable of rapidly overlook concerning the woes of Ring Fury as soon as it leaves.

Apex Legends is offered now on Nintendo Switch, PC, PS4, and Xbox One.