Apex Legends has grown to pretty extreme popularity in record time. The free-to-play battle royale shooter has only been available for a couple of weeks, and it's played by tens of millions of people. As with any in-vogue title like this, the smallest of updates will undoubtedly grab the attention of fans, and it certainly has with this tease of a new gun being added into the mix today.

As you can see, even just the addition of a single new weapon has players hyped. Supposedly this new armament is named Havoc, and it's an assault rifle that takes energy ammo. That's about all we currently know about the gun, but we're sure Respawn will provide more concrete information soon.

Are you excited for the new addition to the weapon selection in Apex Legends? What's your boom stick of choice? Ping us with your comments below.

[source twitter.com, via vg247.com]