Apex Legends Season 8: How to fix 'everything looks dark' glitch after updating on PC

Apex Legends season 8 is here, and it has brought with it a glitch: some players, after updating, are finding all the visuals to be a little bit darker than usual.

Of course, big updates almost always bring some problems with them: for instance, one Warzone glitch caused weapon textures to go weird recently, while another made our aim go wonky after a killstreak. So it shouldn't come as too much of a surprise that Apex is having some issues, too.

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Keep reading to learn more about the 'everything looks dark' glitch in Apex Legends...

What is the 'everything looks dark' glitch?

As you may have guessed from our description, this Apex Legends glitch causes everything to look dark when you load up the game. It's probably some kind of incorrect code in the textures, or something like that, and it can be quite annoying if you just want to play as normal.

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How to fix the 'everything looks dark' glitch

As suggested on Twitter by Respawn's Community Coordinator, there is a fix for PC players: you just have to 'repair your game'. But what does that mean?

Well, if you were wondering how to repair your game in Apex Legends, these are the steps you need to follow:

Open Origin > Game Library > Right click on Apex Legends > Repair > Wait for it to finish > Return to the game and play as normal.

This will only work for PC players, though. If you're having this problem on Xbox One or PS4, you might want to try uninstalling and re-installing the game - that should have a similar effect, we hope!

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