Quick Answer: Did They Nerf The R99?

Is the R 99 still in Apex?

A go-to weapon for close and medium-range encounters, the R-99 is leaving the Care Packages it’s been restricted to for the current season and will again be findable amid all the other weapons on the ground and in Supply Bins..

Is the R 99 still in Apex legends?

For the first time ever, Respawn has decided to remove r99 which was the meta from season 1 from the normal loot table. The decision was made in order to add the volt SMG in the game.

What happened r99?

Shields have been changed dramatically and one of the most powerful and popular weapons, the R99 submachine gun, has been removed from the loot pool and been moved to being a special care-package weapon only.

Which is better r99 or r301?

The R301 is a stable, easy-to use weapon. For an assault rifle, it’s a little bit light on damage, but it’s still suitable, and it makes up for this with it’s rate of fire. The R99 fills it’s role perfectly. It excels at it’s ROF, which is what an SMG needs.

Did they nerf the Spitfire?

Separately from the sniper category, we are nerfing the Spitfire a bit, but our goal is to still keep it strong, as it’s a rarer spawning weapon. The Wingman is receiving a few magazine size nerfs, so that it doesn’t dominate the stock gun vs. stock gun battle early on due to its super high damage per bullet.

Will the r99 be a care package weapon?

The R-99 is one of the most popular weapons in Apex due to its fast rate of fire. Respawn made it a Care Package weapon in season six, but it’ll go back to spawning as ground loot in the next season (and subject to crafting rotations).