The 10 Best Octane Skins of Apex Legends in 2024

Nazmul Hassan
By Nazmul Hassan
8 Min Read
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In this article, we’ll showcase our pick for the top 10 best skins to use for Octane in Apex

Respawn made a surprise launch of Apex Legends back in February 2019. It was a massive hit despite the unannounced release of the game. And within one month of the launch, 50 million people had registered to play Apex Legends. More than 130 million people play this game worldwide across multiple platforms.

Apex Legends is a battle royale game, but the hero-shooter aspect, precise gunplay, movement, and character differentiations have made the game popular among all sorts of player bases across the globe. For those who like to do flashy tap strafes, wall bounces, and rope jumps, Octane is the perfect legend for such movements. Naturally, for a flashy legend like Octane, there needs to be some garish cosmetics equipped that can make the gameplay experience a whole lot better.

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The Octane skins list was last updated after Season 19 Ignite

How Many Octane Skins are There in Apex Legends?

As of the release of Ignite, Octane has a total of 98 Legend skins. Among them, there are 35 legendary, 1 Iconic, 18 Epic, 27 Rare, and 16 Common skins for Octane.

Our 10 Favorite Octane Skin Picks

Octane has a wide collection of skins inside his wardrobe. However, not all skins are created equal. Some of the skins may not be suitable since they are too plain or too outrageous. So, after hours and hours of going through all of the Octane skins, we’ve narrowed it down to the top ten favorites, which we know many of you would agree with. So, without further ado, let’s get started.

10. Clocktane

Release DateJanuary 14, 2020
Available viaGrand Soirée

As the name suggests, Clocktane is a clock-themed skin that looks like a ticking bomb and is ready to burst with his stim at any moment. This fancy Octane skin was first released in the Grand Soirée Arcade Event in Season 3 of Apex Legends.

9. Wild Speed

Wild Speed
Release DateMay 18, 2021
Available viaALGC Championship Sale
AlternativesRedwood Raider

The cheetah, the fastest animal on land, inspired wild Speed Octane skin. It is very slim-looking skin with a distinguishing yellow and black pattern. The Wild Speed skin was made available in the ALGS Championship Sale in Season 9 of Apex Legends.

8. Biohazard

Release DateFebruary 14, 2023
Available via4th Anniversary Collection
AlternativesArachnoid Rush

Octane is the one to experiment with his stim. Biohazard paints a picture of such an experiment gone wrong. Or gone right if you are the thrill-seeking Legend. All in all, an apt look for the daredevil

7. Fast Fashion

Fast Fashion
Release DateNovember 4, 2020
Available viaAscension Premium Battle Pass

Fast Fashion was released in the season 7 Battle Pass called Ascension. It is by far the stylish-looking skin that Respawn has released for Octane. The spiked hairs, goggles, and glossy golden accents all over the skin and legs make the skin more attractive to the eyes. There was also a recolor released in the Black Friday Sale in March 2022.

6. El Tigre

El Tigre
Release DateFebruary 9, 2021
Available via2nd Anniversary Collection Event
AlternativesJade Tiger

As the name implies, El Tigre is a tiger-themed octane skin that came to Apex Legends at the 2nd Anniversary Collection Event back in 2019. El Tigre has cool designs on the skin of his throat, chest plate, and legs that make the skin more unique than the original.

5. Peak Performance

Peak Performance
Release DateSeptember 14, 2021
Available viaEvolution Collection Event

Peak Performance has a superhero and supervillain vibe at the same time. The cosmetic has a bulky plastic suit made of an orange and off-white color. The coolest part of the skin is its helmet, which looks like an aerodynamic bike helmet. The spikes on his shoulders and his gloves make his skin more flashy and dangerous. Respawn released Peak Performance in the Evolution Collection Event in Season 10.

4. Touch of Style

Touch of Style
Release DateNovember 7, 2023
Available viaApex Legends x Post Malone Event

Touch of Style is the very first and only Iconic skin for Octane in the game. The skin is directly inspired by none other than the pop superstar, Post Malone, who is a huge fan of the game. And more importantly, Post Malone is an Octane main. So, if you are one of those people who like to run Octane and love Post Malone, you may already have this skin in your collection.

3. Run the Streets

Run the Streets
Release DateNovember 22, 2022
Available viaBlack Friday Store Sale

Run the Streets is a pretty hyped-up skin in Apex Legends. The skin first leaked at the beginning of 2022. However, it wasn’t launched until Season 14’s Hunted Black Friday Sale. The skin is inspired by the mobile game Subway Surfers and is one of the nicest skins available in the game.

2. Sea Legs

Sea Legs
Release DateJuly 19, 2022
Available viaGaiden Thematic Event

Sea Legs is a popular favorite among anime fans, particularly those who like One Piece and recognize Luffy as the inspiration for this skin. The skin’s beauty stands on its own, regardless of its origin. It was during Season 13’s Gaiden Collection Event when Sea Legs was made available in the store.

1. Godly Speed

Godly Speed

Octane is first and foremost, a speed demon. His thrill for the speed never ends and the skin only shows his truest form, a menace looking to faster and faster.

Release DateOctober 31, 2023
Available viaIgnite Premium Battle pass

Will Past Event-related Octane Skins Ever Return?

Respawn has announced that battle pass skins from Season 11 and onwards may be available in an event-specific skin package in the future. So, the event and recolor skins may ultimately make their way to the store. However, older skins from Battlepass may never make it into the game ever.

Upcoming Octane Skins

As of this writing, there has been no new development regarding any new Octane skins in the game. We’ll highlight more Octane skins as soon as they get announced.

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By Nazmul Hassan FPS Editor
Nazmul is GameRiv's FPS editor. He is a marketing graduate with an immense passion for gaming. As an ex-professional CS:GO player, he holds a strong interest in other FPS titles like Apex Legends, VALORANT, and CoD. However, he also tries out other games when he is free.