Allkeyshop TV News 10 May (Recap)
Devil May Cry 5 Monkey Business DLC Give Nero Bananas For An Arm
Devil May Cry 5 has a funny DLC up for grabs and it gives Nero a banana arm. The DLC is called Monkey Business where the Devil Breaker is modified into a bunch of bananas. You can use this with moves similar to the Helter Skelter weapon. Also, hitting enemies with the banana arm tends to kind of squash some of the bananas as banana juice seems to splash everywhere! Monkey Business looks kind of loopy and somewhat out of place with the gloomy background that the game offers.
Anthem Was Able To Sell More Digital Copies Than Any EA Game Ever
EA was able to reveal the results of the fourth quarter fiscal year of 2019 and shared that Anthem was the most successful game that they have digitally. The game was able to sell more than any game in the company’s history. Although Anthem was not able to meet the expectations of EA when it comes to physical sales, it sure made up for it in the digital sales. All in all the digital sales of EA makes up 75% of their overall profit. EA and Bioware promises to continually improve the game with more content.
Battlefield V Successfully Launched Their Battle Royale Mode Firestorm
EA management said that the launch of Battlefield V’s battle royale mode called Firestorm is a huge success. The mode launched last March and it had been successful in bringing back players to the game. Reportedly there were more than 1 million players who came back to play Battlefield V. Just like any battle royale, Firestorm is also a last player standing mode. This is set in the biggest map available in the Battlefield history. Players can expect two more live service updates by fall.
Railroad Corporation Available In Steam Early Access This Month
Railroad Corporation is coming to Steam Early Access and it offers a Golden Age of Rail game. Players will be sent to the post-Civil War era of America and are tasked to lay tracks, buy engines and move goods around. The game is like a detailed business simulation with a model train diorama. Railroad Corporation is set to arrive in Early Access on May 27th and is planned to stay there for about four to six months before it launches as a full game. Expect a little price hike when that happens.
Goat of Duty Closed Beta Available This Weekend
Goat of Duty which is like Call of Duty but with goats is having a closed beta this weekend! The game offers a goat-on-goat multiplayer deathmatch with your goat having lethal firearms like guns, grenades and so much more. The closed beta will run up until the 13th of May only and it will give players access to three maps, the free-for-all mode, plus five different costumes for your goat. Get ready to hoof it out with your fellow goats in Goat of Duty! Since you will play as goats, headbutting is a must.
Overwatch Havana Map Now Available
The Overwatch Escort map is now available with patch 188.8.131.52. This new map will bring players to the capital of Cuba which is Havana. The map is absolutely beautiful with colorfully painted buildings, sun-drenched cobblestone roads, vintage cars, and amazing architecture. It surely is a setting that you would want to vacation in. The update also comes with two legendary skins which are the Atlantic All-Star Mercy and Pacific All-Star Lucio. Some bug fixes are included as well.
Devil May Cry Is Coming To Nintendo Switch Digitally
The original Devil May Cry game is coming to Nintendo Switch but only through the Nintendo eShop. There won’t be a physical edition available for the game, just a digital one. This is a great idea especially if it means that the game will be a little bit cheaper than that of buying a physical edition. The game will be available this summer, however, a specific release date for it is not yet available. Capcom was also able to announce that Both Resident Evil 1 and 0 is also coming to the Switch.
Kingdom Come: Deliverance Fourth Expansion and Royal Edition Launch Announced
Deep Silver and Warhorse Studios announced that the fourth expansion for Kingdom Come: Deliverance called A Woman’s Lot will be launching on May 28th for the PC version of the game. For the console version, it will be arriving a little later. This is also true with the Kingdom Come: Deliverance Royal Edition, which will be arriving at the same time with the fourth expansion on June 11th. The Royal Edition will come with the base game plus all the enhanced versions of the game’s DLC.
Swords of Gargantua Open Beta Available Next Week
A new VR online action, RPG called Swords of Gargantua will have an open beta next week starting May 15th up until the 21st through Steam and the Oculus store. Players who join the open beta will be competing in the multiplayer beginner quest. The player with the highest score on the multiplayer leaderboard at the end of the beta will win an NVIDIA GeForce RTC 2080 Ventus 8G OC graphics card. Swords of Gargantua will be launching this year available for Oculus Rift and HTC VIVE.
Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire Patch 5.0 Update Revealed
It is Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire’s first year anniversary and they are celebrating with the 5.0 update. The update will come with new content, as well as some balances and fixes. The update comes with additional refinement for ship to ship encounters and new story content which improves the story aspects of Woedica and Eotha. The God Challenges will also be live with the update which will include Solo, Trail of Iron and Path of the Damed. The complete patch notes can be seen in their site.
Black Desert Online Under Water Ruins Expansion Launch Date Announced
Kakao Games and Pearl Abyss announced that the new Underwater Ruins expansion for the Black Desert Online will be arriving on May 22nd. The expansion will add the Protty Cave as well as the Sycraia Ruins to the game. Brand new enemy types as well as powerful items will also be added. The new enemy is the summonable boss named Sycrid and it will require companions in order to defeat him. Defeating him will grant players the strongest ring in the game which is the Tungrad Ring.
Fortnite Season 9 Skins Has Sentinel Looking Like A Robot Chicken
Fortnite Season 9 is now live and of course, with it comes new skins! The complete host of skins have not yet been seen but if you purchase the Fortnite Season 9 Battle Pass you are granted access to two new skins immediately. The first one is for Sentinel which looks like a mean robot chicken and the other one is for Rox, it’s like an upgradeable skin since it looks like she now has dual axes instead of the original pickaxe. The first unlockable skin in the battle pass is for Jonesy who sports a beard.
Tomb Raider Writer Would Want To Reboot No One Lives Forever
Rhianna Pratchett the scriptwriter of the acclaimed Rise of the Tomb Raider and its sequel who is now working on the narrative adventure game called Lost Worlds said that she would want to write for the iconic game No One Lives Forever. No One Lives Forever is a classic Bond-style spy type of game having a female protagonist. However, legal complications surround the game because of confusion regarding its intellectual property rights. Who knows, Pratchett might be just what the game needed!
A Legislation To Ban Loot Boxes Proposed By US Senator
A legislation to ban loot boxes that are aimed for minors is being introduced by a US senator from Missouri, Josh Hawley. The proposed legislation would also stop children from having access to loot boxes that are supposed to target adults. Hawley said that his Protecting Children From Abusive Games Act will stop random rewards through microtransactions. If this legislation passes, Hawley proposes that the FTC or the Federal Trade Commission be the one to enforce the rules for it.
John Wick Hex Announcement Trailer Revealed
From the makers of Thomas Was Alone, Volume and Subsurface Circular, indie developer Mike Bithell has a new game for us which is John Wick Hex. The game looks very avant-garde with cel-shaded visuals and all. But it does promise a realistic combat simulation which emphasizes on tactics. The publisher of the game Good Shepherd said that the game is experienced as a “fight-choreographed chess”. John Wick Hex is set to launch for PC, PS4 and Xbox One but no definite release date has been given yet.
Sea of Thieves Anniversary Update Brings The Arena
Sea of Thieves had a rocky start but was able to find its rhythm. The game launched to mixed reactions. Some were okay with it but some didn’t really like it because they said that it lacked content. Then came some popular streamers who were able to give the game life, which made it even more popular. With the game’s first year anniversary comes a new mode called The Arena which will allow players to enjoy PvP showdowns for free.
Apex Legends Update Causes Crashes; Fixes Now Being Worked On
An Apex Legends update specifically for the PlayStation 4 has caused the game to crash for a lot of players. The update 1.08 had been released overnight and in the morning a lot of complaints flooded the game’s subreddit, complaining that the game crashes when selecting the Lifeline legend. The update had not been announced since it was only a PlayStation Plus skin update and developers think that it would not affect the gameplay. For right now fixes are currently being worked on.
Next Ghost Recon Game Leaked In Ubisoft Online Store
Looks like the next Ghost Recon game has been leaked through Ubisoft’s own online store. The name of the game is Ghost Recon Breakpoint and the posted release date is on October 4th and it will be available for PC, PS4 and Xbox One. The post has since been then deleted. Also, according to a recently removed post, Breakpoint will feature Cole D. Walker, a character that was recently introduced in the Operation Oracle update for Ghost Recon Wildlands. Official announcements will be done soon.
Konami’s Annual Financial Reports Are Record High
Konami’s annual financial reports are in and they announced that their profits are a record high. Although Kojima has left, the company is still doing great with an increase of 11.8% in profits. The top games for Konami had been its sports games one, in particular, is the Pro Evolution Soccer 2019. Their mobile games are also quite popular especially the Yu-Gi-Oh games. Konami is still expecting a great year for 2020.
Classic Minecraft Can Be Played For Free In Browser
Thanks to developer Mojang, fans are able to play the classic 2009’s Minecraft for free in the creative mode in your browser. Since it is the creative mode, there are no enemies. Players will be able to invite nine other friends to join in and play, just by sending them a link. The only thing is, you are not able to save this in the browser, and it will all disappear once you close it. You can keep the browser open at all times though to prevent that from happening.
Two Point Studios, Developer Of Two Point Hospital Get Acquired By Sega
Two Point Studios, the developer of Two Point Hospital has been acquired by Sega. The studio had been formed in 2016 by Gary Carr, Mark Webley and Ben Hymers. The three previously worked for Lionhead Studios. Prior to that though, both Carr and Webley has been a part of Bullfrog Productions which was responsible for Theme Park, Theme Hospital, Dungeon Keeper and more. Under Sega, Two Point will be joining Creative Assembly, Sports Interactive, Relic Entertainment, and Amplitude Studios.
Overwatch League Grand Finals To Be Held In Wells Fargo Center Philadelphia
Blizzard Entertainment has announced the location where the Overwatch League Grand Finals will be held and it is in the Wells Fargo Center, in Philadelphia. This will be on September 29th and tickets will be available as early as June 7th. The total prize is $1.7 million dollars with the winning team getting $1.1 million dollars and the runner up will end up with $600 thousand dollars. The event will be live streamed on Twitch and it will also be broadcasted on the ABC television network.