Allkeyshop TV News 9 March (Recap)
Next Major Elite Dangerous Update Won’t Be Ready Until Mid-2020
Elite Dangerous released back in 2014, and since then it has received two large expansions, the recent one is Beyond which was launched in 2018. For fans of the game, it seems like they will have to wait for some time until the next expansion is launched. Frontier revealed in its latest post that the next major Elite Dangerous expansion won’t be launching until the second half of 2020. Frontier did not specify exactly what the next major expansion will include, but you may read the full details of this report in Frontier’s forums.
Halo Infinite Confirmed for Xbox One and PC
A rumor that Halo Infinite won’t be making it to the Xbox One has been circulating, but Halo franchise development director Frank O’Connor said that is not so. In a reply to a tweet from a fan who said that a leak mentioned Halo Infinite will be in the next-gen Xbox and not on Xbox One, O’Connor said, “I have no idea what leak you’re talking about, but Halo Infinite will be released for Xbox One.” He also said it will be launched for PC, too. We’ll get to know more about Halo Infinite at this year’s E3.
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Legend of the First Blade Concludes with Episode 3
The conclusion to Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Legend of the First Blade DLC has come! Episode 3, which is called, Bloodline, is now available for eligible players. Those who have completed the first two chapters – Hunted and Shadow Heritage – will be able to access Bloodline and see the finale of Darius’ story. Another eligibility requirement is that players must be at level 28 or higher, and that they have completed the main game’s Naxos questline in chapter 7.
Dota 2’s New Hero Introduced in Latest Update
Dota 2 has added a new hero to its roster, following Grimstroke which was introduced back in August 2018. The new hero is Mars, and as his name suggests, he is the god of war. Mars is armed with a spear and a shield which he uses to take on his enemies. He can throw his spear and stick his enemies into the environment, while he uses his shield to bash and stun them. We are yet to see whether he is a game-changer and a worthy addition to the roster.
Turok Remaster Coming to the Switch This Month
A Twitter user who goes by the handle @Nibellion spotted a listing in the Nintendo website, and it shows that the 1997 game Turok will be heading to the Switch this month. The listing shows that it will be available for the price of $19.99. The Switch version of the game is a port of the HD remaster of the game’s PC version that released back in 2015 and on Xbox One last year.
Red Dead Online Gets Classic Weapon and New Event
Rockstar has released a new update for Red Dead Online, Red Dead Redemption 2’s online multiplayer mode. The update brings back a classic weapon which was known from the first Red Dead Redemption. The update also brings a new Free Roam event called Fool’s Gold. The weapon is called the Evans Repeater which was one of the guns John Marston wielded. The gun is “a powerful long-range rifle” also described as “deadly at medium and long distances.”
Shakedown: Hawaii is the Latest Epic Games Store PC Exclusive
Another game has become an Epic Games Store PC exclusive title! The game is Shakedown: Hawaii, the newest title from developer Vblank Entertainment, which is the team behind Retro City Rampage. Shakedown: Hawaii is a retro top-down shooter and business simulator. It uses 16-bit visuals and features an open world. Players’ objectives include building and expanding their business through violent means.
Devil May Cry 5’s Deluxe Edition Includes Live Action Cutscenes
Devil May Cry 5’s Deluxe Edition has an interesting feature. Capcom has included pre-visualization live action cutscenes in the game. With this addition, players have a choice to switch between the standard cutscenes and the live-action counterparts – it’s like players are watching a low-budget Devil May Cry movie. The live action cutscenes contains scenes showing how key scenes in the game took place during development.
Origin’s EA Publisher Sale Now Live
Looking for discounted games? Origin has got you covered, as its EA Publisher Sale is now live and runs until March 19th. Games available at discounted prices include Battlefield 5 at 50% off, FIFA 19 at 70% off, Star Wars Battlefront 2 at 80% off, and Titanfall 2 at 75% off. These discounts are available in territories in the US and in the UK. Players in Australia can also enjoy similar discounts as well. You may view other games on sale in the Origin client or its online store.
SEGA Confirms Judgment’s Release Date
Following a leak in Amazon, SEGA has finally confirmed the release date for its Yakuza spin-off, Judgment. The game is slated for release on June 25th for the PS4, and on June 21st for those who pre-ordered the game digitally. SEGA also mentioned that the Playstation 4 version will have a reversible cover. Judgment was first unveiled during the Kinda Funny Games showcase back in December.
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Highlights a New Enemy
FromSoftware and Activision are leveling up the hype for their upcoming game, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice which is scheduled to release this month. A new trailer has been released and it features one of the bad guys in the game: the Great Serpent. The video, which runs for 30 seconds, showcases the Great Serpent’s whereabouts and also its size. We’ll get to see more of the Great Serpent when Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice launches on March 22nd for PC, Xbox One, and PS4.
American Fugitive Announced for PC and Consoles
Fallen Tree Games is pleased to announce that its new action open-world sandbox game AMERICAN FUGITIVE, will be launching on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch in 2019. The developers are promising some cool key features such as: a mature, action experience based on an original story, a beautiful open-world environment, and the ability to choose the life of a felon where you act accordingly. You are a felon so causing mischief is inevitable, just don’t get caught.
ARK: Survival Evolved’s Homestead Update is Now Live
The new Homestead update for ARK: Survival Evolved launched recently and it is available for free. The Homestead update seeks to improve upon existing structures and add new customizable building pieces with increased placement options. According to developer Studio Wildcard, the update also improves the Kibble system which is geared towards simplifying creature taming. The update is currently available for PC, PS4, and Xbox One.
Eternity: The Last Unicorn Out Now
1C Entertainment and Void Studios have officially launched Eternity: The Last Unicorn for PC and PS4. The game features two playable characters: the young elf, Aurehen, and a Viking named Bior. Both characters come equipped with unique backstories and special abilities. The developer promises that you will have at least 12 hours of gameplay. You will enjoy the soundtrack especially, as it adequately captures the Nordic and fantastical themes of the world of Eternity.
Marble Combat Available on Steam Early Access
Phantom8 Studio recently launched their first multiplayer game Marble Combat on Steam Early Access and is free to play. The developers expressed that the game will be further developed in an open development style with heavy involvement of the community. The studio spoke to the importance of listening to the feedback of the fans, as fans are the major driving force of the game. If you are in search of a team-based multiplayer game, Marble Combat is readily available in the Steam Store for free.
Apex Legends Battle Pass and New Hero Octane to Launch March 12th According to Report
Respawn’s hit battle royale game Apex Legends will be getting a battle pass on March 12 alongside a new hero named Octane, according to a report by Daily Mail. This information was previously leaked but had gone unconfirmed by the developers, now fans have some sort of confirmation that Octane might be arriving soon. Outside of the date of the pass and this one character, there are still plenty of unknowns about the battle pass. Much more will be unveiled as we draw closer to the 12th.
Death Stranding Falls a Little Behind Schedule, Kojima Says
According to Hideo Kojima, Death Stranding is very slightly behind schedule, but not behind by much. It is the norm for studios to fall behind release schedule; in extreme cases, titles have been canceled altogether. However, Kojima assures us that Death Stranding will be arriving in Fall. In the same interview, he spoke about the prominence of streaming video games among other interesting topics. Currently, Death Stranding is a PlayStation 4 exclusive game.
Move or Die Now Available on PS4
Those Awesome Guys has officially launched Move or Die onto the PlayStation 4. The developers are promising PS4 gamers an unforgettable experience of playing an incredibly fast-paced, sweat-inducing, multiplayer frenzy. The game comes with a unique feature where game modes change every 30 seconds, and you have to move or you will perish as the title suggests. In addition, the PS4 version will also be debuting exclusive content in an upcoming launch-day patch.
PUBG and TERA Collab Now Live
PUBG elements are now officially in Bluehole’s MMORPG TERA. For anyone who does not know better, this will appear a very unlikely combination, but it is not so crazy when you consider the fact that Bluehole owns both games. The collaboration brings a month of in-game events, PUBG-themed loot, and cosmetic rewards to TERA. The event is set to be concluded on April 5, 2019. To acquire said items, TERA players must hunt for air-drops throughout Northern Arun.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider’s The Serpent’s Heart DLC Available Now
Square Enix has announced that Shadow of the Tomb Raider’s newest DLC adventure named The Serpent’s Heart is currently available. In the adventure, Lara will encounter the mighty Slayer’s Gauntlet as she tries to salvage the souls of the loyal rebels. In doing so, she must invade the fortress in an effort to mount a prison break. As soon as she has done so she has to battle the evil Kukulkan cultists. Shadow of the Tomb Raider is available on Xbox One, PS4, and PC.
Vacation Simulator Release Date and Relaxing Locales Revealed
Owlchemy Labs has released an all-new trailer for Vacation Simulator which showcases many of the features and spots that the game entails. Aside from brandishing the recreated human vacation sites, Vacation Simulator has also received a release date for Oculus and SteamVR, while PSVR owners get a release window. The game will be released on April 9, 2019, for Oculus and SteamVR, while PSVR players will have to wait until summer to play on PSVR.
Warhammer: Chaosbane Closed Beta Dates Revealed
Bigben and Eko Software are elated to announce that on March 7, 2019 the first phase of the closed beta for Warhammer: Chaosbane will commence. There will be two beta phases and both will be accessible by all players who pre-ordered the game. During this beta, you can develop your characters to level 20, explore the sewers of Nuln, and engage in battles with the despicable Nurgle demons. In addition, the beta can be played cooperatively with up to 4 players, either locally or online.