APEX Purchases Back in ArcheAge

Trion Worlds had to take APEX purchases out of ArcheAge because people kept constantly figuring out ways to exploit it, but as of yesterday, the company seems to be confident enough to bring it back. Adventurers, APEX is now available again for use and purchase. Thanks for your patience! #ArcheAge — ArcheAge (@ArcheAge) December 9, […]

Trion CEO Responds To Criticism About Bans

Reddit user Enla, frustrated by recent problems in ArcheAge with APEX and other exploits, drew a comic to express their take on the issue. The conclusion of the comic is that Trion Worlds is more willing to ban innocent F2P players than obviously exploit-happy players who spend lots of money. The comic got so much […]

Trion Shuts Down APEX Purchases Because of Exploit

Following reports of a new APEX exploit, Trion Worlds has again shut down purchases of APEX. APEX is an item that can be bought with real money and opened for credits in-game. It’s a cornerstone of ArcheAge’s free-to-play economy, because it can be traded or sold on the auction house, it gives free-to-play players a […]

Players Brag About Exploiting APEX

Although Trion Worlds CEO Scott Hartsman recently tried to minimize the effects of a player discovered glitch used to exploit APEX, a quick check around fandom shows that the perception is that it’s a widespread problem. Some players are even bragging about misusing it and getting a slap on the wrist. APEX is an item […]

Trion Worlds CEO Says There’s No APEX Dupe Bug

Trion Worlds CEO Scott Hartsman recently spoke out on reports that there is a bug that users can use to duplicate APEX. This would be a big deal if true, because APEX is an item that can be bought with real money and opened for credits in-game. Because it can be traded or sold on […]