How many Orientation matches are in Apex Legends?

Joseph Pascoulis
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Apex Legends offers plenty of unique Legends and weapons and getting used to them can be overwhelming for beginners. If you’re beginning your journey in Season 20, here’s everything to know about Apex Legends Orientation matches.

Apex Legends has entered Season 20 and over the last four years, the battle royale title has changed a lot due to consistent seasonal updates that add new Legends, weapons, and mechanics. Keeping up with the meta can be challenging for veterans as well as beginners, which is where features like Orientation matches come into play.

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If you’re wondering how many Orientation matches are in Apex Legends, then here’s everything to know about the feature and how to complete these matches.

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Apex Legends Orientation matches take place on Kings Canyon, the game’s first map.

How many Orientation matches are there in Apex Legends?

You will be able to play Orientation matches in Apex Legends until you perform well enough to be placed in public lobbies with the rest of the game’s population. This means, that if you win or come top five more than once, you will be placed in normal lobbies.

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What are Apex Legends Orientation matches?

Orientation matches in Apex Legends are beginner-friendly matches played on Kings Canyon filled with AI bots that allow new players to get to grips with the game at a slow, more controlled pace. They are available to new players after completing the initial training tutorial.

You can also complete these Orientation matches with a more experienced player so they can help you learn the basics at a slower pace. The match features 16 squads of bots, with a chance of four squads being actual players.

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How to complete an Apex Legends Orientation match

You can complete an Apex Legends Orientation match by finishing in the top five in multiple matches.

Once you graduate by completing your Apex Legends Orientation matches, you can not access them again. Instead, you will be placed in normal public lobbies with the rest of the player base, but don’t worry, as you will be matched against similarly skilled players.

That’s all for Apex Legends Orientation matches, but for more make sure to check out our other guides below:

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About The Author

After graduating from the University of Southampton, Joseph joined CharlieIntel as a Games Writer after a short stint of freelance journalism. Joseph enjoys most genres of games and will play anything that sparks his interest, but his expertise lies within the FPS category, specifically Apex Legends. If Joey isn't writing about games, then he's most likely playing them. You can contact Joseph at [email protected]