Allkeyshop TV News 29 June (Recap)
New Legend and Giant Dinosaurs Coming to Apex Legends
Apex Legends Season 2, Battle Charge, will start on July 2nd, and EA has released a launch trailer which showcases some of the additions to the game. The trailer shows off the new legend, Wattson, as well as some of her abilities. Some weapons were also featured in the trailer. Also shown are dinosaurs, which players can expect to show up when Season 2 starts.
Battlefield 5’s Free Al Sundan Map Out Now
Battlefield 5’s new free map, Al Sundan, is live now! The map comes through the Chapter 4: Defying the Odds update. Al Sundan is a map which is located in the North Africa desert. Players might find the map familiar as this was taken from the Behind Enemy Lines mission in the Under No Flag chapter of the campaign. The map is described as a versatile map, as it supports a lot of different play-styles. It also features a lot of vehicles and planes, capture points, and big, open spaces.
Dark Devotion Gets a Major Update
Hibernian Workshop has launched a new update for its action-adventure RPG Dark Devotion. The update, according to the devs’ changelog on Steam, “spans several enhancements to the existing gameplay and some issues reported by the players.” The update balances some inconsistencies in the game such as nerfing weapons and adjusting some HPs. It also adds some visual and gameplay fixes, as well as audio improvements.
Ice Age: Scrat’s Nutty Adventure Announced
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe announced a new upcoming game called Ice Age: Scrat’s Nutty Adventure. As you may have guessed, the game is based from the hit animated film, and features the saber-toothed squirrel Scrat as he goes on a journey to recover his precious acorn. It will feature locations found in the film as well as the iconic acorn Scrat has been so obsessed with. The game will be launching in Autumn 2019 for PC, Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4.
Elsword Welcomes New Character Laby
Elsword, the side-scrolling anime-style MMORPG from Gameforge, welcomes a new character — Laby. Laby is the thirteenth character to join the game. While she may look too cute to fight, Laby is packed with strange and mysterious powers that would make her defeat her opponents. She is joined by a mirror called Nisha which helps with magical attacks and also absorbs negative emotions. Laby also uses Nisha as a throwable weapon which later comes flying back to return to her.
Monster Hunter World: Iceborne PS4 Beta Schedule Revealed
The official PS4 beta start times for Monster Hunter World: Iceborne have been announced. Posted through the game’s official Twitter account, the PS4 beta starts June 28th at 3 AM PT / 6 AM ET / 11 AM BST / 8 PM AET. It is scheduled to end on Monday, July 1st at 2:59 AM PT / 5:59 AM ET / 10:59 AM BST / 7:59 PM AET. The second beta will give players access to single-player and multiplayer content. It will also feature difficulty scaling, summoning Tailraiders, and more.
Skulls of the Shogun: Bone-A-Fide Edition Coming to the Switch
Skulls of the Shogun: Bone-A-Fide Edition by publishers 612 Games and developers Golem Entertainment will be launching for the Nintendo Switch on July 11 via the Nintendo eShop. The standard retail price for the game is $19.99 but you can pre-purchase the game and get a fifty percent discount anytime from now and before the launch date. Get to capture the Skulls of the Shogun as you join forces with the Ghost-Samurai warriors, the animal-monks, and the Samurai Generals.
New Patch for Warhammer 40K: Inquisitor — Martyr Now Live
A free patch is coming to Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr. The 2.0 patch is going to change some core features in the game like its progression system, the combat, as well as the itemization and the loot systems. This will also expand the game by adding new end-game modes, some new items, a new level cap, as well as a new co-op campaign mode. This new patch is now available for PC players and will be coming soon to those who are playing the game on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Deliver Us the Moon Launches on PC and Consoles This Year
Deliver Us The Moon: Fortuna launched last September for PC and since then a new story expansion is in the works called Tombaugh. And to help with making the expansion KoekeN is teaming up with Wired Productions for the project. The previous partnership was with Starbreeze, but with what the studio has gone through, their partnership ended but on good terms. Deliver Us The Moon Tombaugh will be free for those who own the game on PC. A PS4 and Xbox One release can be expected this year as well.
Borderlands 2 VR Heading to PC
It looks like Borderlands 2 VR is coming to PC. The game launched back in December and had been a PlayStation 4 exclusive ever since. However, all thanks to a new ESRB rating for the Windows PC edition of the game, we know that it will be arriving on that platform. For right now, no release date has been given but usually for a game to have an ESRB rating, it must be filled within a month of the game’s release. The Borderlands 2 VR PC, if the same with PS4 will be a single player game as well.
The Surge 2 Adds Graffiti Messages in Online Play
The Surge 2 is getting a feature that is known in From Software’s Dark Souls and Bloodborne which is the ability to leave behind messages for other players who are also playing online. The graffiti messages can be placed in the game world with a spray can that is attached to your drone. Deck13 head of game design Adam Hetenyi said that the messages could be friendly like warning other players of danger or perhaps giving them a heads up for loot. The Surge 2 will launch on September 24.
Fire Pro Wrestling Gets New DLC
Spike Chunsoft recently published a tweet in which it announced a new DLC pack for its wrestling simulation game, Fire Pro Wrestling World. The DLC pack includes four new wrestlers from the New Japan Pro Wrestling; namely Switchblade Jay White, Toa Henare, Takagi Shingo, and Yujiro Takahashi. The New Japan Pro-Wrestling 2018 Wrestler Pack DLC is currently available for PlayStation 4 and PC. If you are a holder of a Fire Pro season pass you need not purchase the DLC as it is already included.
Google Stadia Will Not Have Beta
Google has confirmed that there will be no beta testing period for Stadia before it launches. This is a very bold step by the company as if there are any qualms, they will be bellowed and the lack of a beta test is likely to be labelled the culprit. While it is a risky move by today’s standards, it does assert the company’s confidence in the product. Recent testing dictates that Stadia Stadia has impressive professional capabilities but until players test it at home, they will just have to trust that it works.
Disgaea 4 Complete Plus Release Date Announced
At E3 this year, NIS announced that Disgaea 4 Complete edition would be coming to fruition and now they have revealed the official release date. According to the developer, Disgaea 4 Complete Plus will be heading to North America and Europe on October 29, 2019. Oceania- based players can expect it to be released on November 5, 2019, in Oceania. In addition, the Reverse Cover Sheet Contest has commenced will run from June 27, until July 11.
Last Day of June Named The New Epic Free Game
The Epic Store free game promotion persists and Last Day of June is the game currently selected. All Epic Store users can download and play the ironically named Last Day of June free of cost until the 4th of July. Last Day of June is a story-driven, adventure puzzle game published by 505 Games that follows two lovers when a series of events leads to a tragic accident. If you have not already done so, now is a good time to download the game as it comes at no cost to you.
Cyberpunk 2077’s Size Dwarfs The Witcher 3
Game Pressure has revealed that Cyberpunk 2077’s size is around a whopping 80GB. To put it in a perspective, it is comfortably over twice the size of The Witcher 3. This is a testament to how massive the game is as The Witcher 3 is ginormous in its own right. Its size is surely no deterrent as it is almost completely sold out of its Collector’s Edition. However, it is still available for pre-order in all editions but there is no telling how long stocks will last. Cyberpunk 2077 releases on April 16, 2020.
Final Fantasy 7 Remake Crowned Wins E3 2019 Best Of Show At Game Critics Awards
Square Enix has a lot to be proud of and celebrate as their Final Fantasy VII Remake was crowned Best Of Show At Game Critics Awards. The title also won Best Console Game and Best Role-Playing Game. The judges who voted for the games are not without credibility as they had been chosen from reputable media outlets from all around the world. There were other strong contenders but the Final Fantasy VII Remake came away with accolades in the most categories in the end.
No More Uncapped Frame Rates In Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers
Square Enix is replacing Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers’s unlimited frame rate option with 90fps. This news is was uncovered upon viewing the recently released patch notes for the game. This means that a lot of players will not get to use their hardware to its full capacity. The patch did not state whether or not it is a form of VSync or a cap internal to the game. The patch also did not leave a rational but some speculate is an effort to minimize unwarranted exploits.
Ni No Kuni 3 Announced
Level-5’s president Akihiro Hino has confirmed that the next new Ni No Kuni 3 is currently being developed. He also shared that this new Ni No Kuni game will be released after the release of the Ni No Kuni anime movie. Gong by that statement, players can expect the title to drop anytime beyond the 29th of August this year. Unfortunately, Akihiro Hino did not divulge much beyond that but you can stay abreast with the updates on the Level-5’s official website.
Fantasy Strike Release Date Dropped
Sirlin Games recently announced a new fighting game named Fantasy Strike. The game was developed by Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix lead designer, David Sirlin. The developer also released an awesome gameplay trailer in celebration of reaching this monumental milestone. Judging from the gameplay trailer, the game is nothing short of entertaining and will be a source of glee for many when it releases on July 25 for Windows PC.
Beyond: Two Souls PC Demo Out Now
Quantic Dream has honoured its promise by releasing a demo of Beyond: Two Souls. The demo is currently available for via the Epic Games Store. In an effort to celebrate this release, the team has also released a new trailer dedicated to the game’s PC version. For those who don’t already know, Beyond Two Souls is an interesting psychological action-thriller game developed by Quantic Dream. The full game officially drops on July 22nd, hopefully, the demo will suffice until then.
F1 2019 Officially Launched
F1 2019 Anniversary Edition has been officially released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC. This is an amazing time to be an F1 enthusiast especially considering this iteration has dropped two months earlier than preceding instalments. Now players can delve into the game and play as and among the top Formula One professional racers in the world. All the circuits and cars are ready and for you to prove you have what it takes to be a top Professional F1 Driver.