Apex Legends eclipsed Fortnite on Twitch in its first week

Apex Legends trounced Fortnite on Twitch in its launch week, clocking up 11 million more hours watched.

After a stealth launch a week ago, Respawn has had a successful first week with its new battle royale title, both in terms of player count, and viewership on Twitch. The latter is of particular note, as Fortnite has dominated the streaming platform for what seems like forever, and Apex Legends has managed to do the seemingly impossible. Not only has it frequently taken the top spot, but…

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