The 355,000 gamers caught dishonest on Apex Legends had been all utilizing the PC model of the sport, the studio behind the sport has mentioned.
Respawn Leisure mentioned it meant to be “secretive” about its plans to fight dishonest, in order to not forewarn gamers making an attempt to interrupt the principles.
Apex Legends has attracted 50 million gamers since its launch final month.
It’s usually in contrast with Fortnite, which has 200 million gamers and was launched in July 2017.
Each shooter video games are within the type of Battle Royale – the place gamers struggle in opposition to one another till just one survives.
In Apex Legends, gamers play in three-player squads slightly than as people. Gamers choose from considered one of eight doable pre-defined characters, every with completely different talents and roles.
Apex Legends additionally has extra sensible graphics than the cartoon-style really feel of Fortnite. Legends attracts closely on work that Respawn did on the Titanfall 2 online game.
In an update on Reddit, Respawn mentioned it might be including a report function which might take gamers by way of to anti-cheat platform Straightforward Anti-Cheat.
“The service works however the struggle in opposition to cheaters is an ongoing struggle that we’ll must proceed to adapt to and be very vigilant about combating,” it mentioned.
“We take dishonest very significantly and care deeply concerning the well being of Apex Legends for all gamers.”