'Mass Effect Andromeda' Multiplayer Update: Archon APEX mission is now live

Source: BioWare
Source: BioWare

One of the nice things about Mass Effect Andromeda is that BioWare keeps adding new missions to the popular multiplayer mode with regular updates. Life is better with friends — doubly so when you have new things to do with said friends every week or so. 

Mass Effect Andromeda adds Archon APEX mission

Mass Effect: Andromeda's APEX missions are missions that can either be completed in the game's co-op multiplayer or by NPC strike teams in single player. 

You and your friends can fight to breach the Archon's lair in the new mission. Once you're done, you can use your mission funds to buy an engineering kit that increases your tech damage by 70 points. It's not a substantial update by any means, but it's yet another thing to do in a game that has a whole lot of things to do already.

More Mass Effect: Andromeda news, updates, tips and tricks

For more on everyone's favorite space opera, check out the rest of what Mic has to offer. Here's an essay on the troubling history of colonialism in Mass Effect, a story about the horrifying harassment campaign carried out against a former BioWare employee, a guide to removing Ryder's helmet, a guide on romancing Keri, a guide to romancing Reyes and a quick explainer on the different types of health in Andromeda.

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Alex Perry

Alex Perry is a video games writer at Mic. Before Mic, he was at Business Insider. He can be reached at aperry@mic.com.

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