Allkeyshop TV News 14 November (Recap)
Wolfenstein: Youngblood Gets Two New Locations in Free Update
Bethesda has released the free 1.07 content update for Wolfenstein: Youngblood which adds new content to the game. This update adds two new areas: a Parisian reservoir and a secret Nazi bunker which can be accessed by players who have completed the Da’at Yichud Artifacts end-game side quest. The two locations are home to three new enemy types: the Wurmlochsoldat, the Electrodrohne, and the Turmhund. Completing the quest will also unlock 20 Treasure Maps that lead to hidden artefacts that reward XP, one Ability Point, and Silver Coins.
Ghost Recon Breakpoint Gets a Major Patch
Ghost Recon: Breakpoint’s 1.0.3 title update patch is now available. The patch is 7GB in size on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, and 6.7GB on PC. This update addresses some of the major issues: drones now deploy more reliably, and players won’t respawn under the map. “Mission Completion” tutorial pop-up has also been removed, while mission interactions have been prioritized over vehicle interactions. Some controls and mechanics have also been changed. You can visit the game’s website for the full patch notes.
New Modern Warfare Update Adds Changes to Footsteps, Piccadilly, and More
Infinity Ward has released a new update for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. This update brings adjustments to Piccadilly’s spawns, which have been applied to TDM and Domination. Domination’s B flag has also been moved “near the busses instead of the center fountain” on the map. The update also corrects footstep noise while the character is crouched, as well as aiming down sights. Two fan-favorite weapons have also been nerfed: the M4A1 assault rifle and 725 shotgun.
New Red Dead Online Legendary Bounty is a Train Robber
A new Legendary Bounty is up in Red Dead Online. This week, licensed Bounty Hunters can join the hunt for train robber and murderer Red Ben Clempson. The latest intel reveals Clempson likes donning himself in lavish clothes, so it makes him stand out a bit. It also reveals he and his gang were last seen around New Austin’s train tracks. Hunters are advised to approach him with caution.
Shovel Knight: King of Cards and Showdown Get Release Date
Yacht Club Games has announced the official release date for Shovel Knight: Showdown and Shovel Knight: King of Cards. Both are part of the final planned content update for Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove, which will be launching December 10th. King of Cards is a prequel to Shovel Knight’s original story and stars King Knight. Shovel Knight: Showdown, on the other hand, will have players compete head-to-head in one-on-one duels, free-for-all game modes, and more.
Trials Now Live in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare players who have unlocked Officer ranks can now take part in seasonal trials which will allow them to gain XP faster in Officer ranks. To be able to take part in Trials, players must earn Tickets by leveling up in Officer ranks. One ticket grants a player three attempts in one Trial, and will be judged according to performance at completion using a star rating. These Tickets unlock as the player levels up, but resets once the season ends.
Unity of Command 2 Out Now on Steam
Unity of Command 2 is out now on Steam. The game is the much-awaited sequel to the 2011 wargame of the same title. Unity of Command 2 picks up where the original left off, and features dynamic campaigns set on the Western Front. Developer 2×2 added that players will face Fog of War for the first time in Unity of Command 2. “Reveal the unknown by capturing enemy soldiers and launching recon to gather intel on enemy troop positions,” the developer said.
Gears 5 Adds eSports Items
The first wave of esports items have been added to Gears 5. These items are based on four of the Gears 5 Pro League teams which are NRG Esports, Ghost Gaming, Team Reciprocity, and Rise Nation. Profits from the items’ sales will be split between participating teams and prize pools for Gears 5 esports events. Each team has five gun skins in a bundle and costs 9.99 US Dollars each. The game’s Lancer, Gnasher, Snub, Boltok, and Talon weapons also get branded designs. A 19.99 US Dollar bundle is also available and adds a branded banner, blood spray, and mark.
Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 Leak Points to 2020 Release
Spiel Times and NintendoSoup journalist Sabi has revealed that Nintendo is tentatively planning to release Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 in 2020. The journalist added that they are not merely speculating this release window, and that this is based on “current plans.” Sabi has also implied that this leak should be taken with a grain of salt. Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 was announced back in E3 2019.
Shanghai Dragons Signs Fleta
The Shanghai Dragons announced that they have signed former star DPS for the Seoul Dynasty, Kim “Fleta” Byung-sun, who had announced his free agency after the 2019 Overwatch League season was over. Fleta played for Seoul Dynasty for both seasons of Overwatch League, and was part of Team Korea for the 2018 Overwatch World Cup. He also participated in both Overwatch League All-Star games. Fleta is known as a flexible damage dealer who has an affinity on multiple heroes.
Hearthstone Battlegrounds Open Beta Now Live
If you want to take part in Hearthstone’s new eight-player PvP, Battlegrounds, now is your chance as its open beta has gone live. Battlegrounds is Hearthstone’s take on the popular autobattler where eight players will be taking on each other in a brawl. For those who are new to the Battlegrounds game mode, a tutorial is provided during the open beta. The beta was previously open for those who attended Blizzcon 2019 and those who have purchased a Virtual Ticket for the event.
Overwatch ‘Mercy’s Recall Challenge’ Announced
Blizzard Entertainment announced the ‘Mercy’s Recall Challenge’ for Overwatch which will be happening right now and will run up until December 2nd. Here players are able to earn eight sprays, a player icon, and the Legendary Dr. Ziegler skin. Win three games and get the player icon, win six games and earn two sprays, win nine games and you get to unlock the Dr. Ziegler skin. The rest of the rewards can be earned via watching Twitch streams. Make sure that your Blizzard and Twitch accounts are linked.
The Surge 2 ‘Public Enemy’ DLC Announced
The Surge 2 has a new weapon pack DLC and it is called the Public Enemy DLC. This new pack comes with 13 weapons for you to use. There are eight different types available and it includes the Strongarm Twinblade sword and the Codename: Zarathrustra punching gloves. If you are an owner of the game’s season pass, this new pack does come with it but it can also be purchased separately. The Surge 2 Public Enemy DLC is available for $4.99 USD. We can expect full sets of gear to be available by December.
Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Launch Solves Game Mystery
With the launch of Red Dead Redemption 2 for PC last week, it may have solved a mystery that was shared last year on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions. When in Van Horn, in the single-player component, players get to find a wanted poster for Princess Isabeau Katharinea Zinsmeister. She had been missing for 15 years now but her father still wants to know about her whereabouts. Digging through the PC version’s backend, dataminers were able to find out that she is an NPC known as ‘IKZ’.
Stardew Valley Gets a Huge Update Later This Month
A huge new content update is coming to Stardew Valley as announced by the game’s creator Eric Barone, also known as, ConcernedApe. The update will be launching later this month and it comes with some new features and it will also be addressing some important points in the game. Eric Barone didn’t want to spoil what the additions were, but what we know is that there will be a ‘unique14-heart event’, a new map called Four Corners, added fish ponds and so much more. It will also come with some game fixes.
Granblue Fantasy Versus Premium Edition Announced to Launch in the West
Granblue Fantasy Versus from Cygames, Arc System Works, and Xseed has announced that a Premium Edition of the game will be launching for the west by the first quarter of 2020. The standard game is available for $59.99 USD and the game’s premium edition will be available for $79.99. This Premium Edition will come with the game’s soundtrack, an art book, a PlayStation 4 theme, PSN avatars, the Color Pack DLC, plus additional bonuses. Granblue Fantasy Versus will be available for the PlayStation 4.
New Sims 4 Update Now Available
A huge new update is available for the Sims 4 as announced by Electronic Arts and Maxis. This comes with new Holiday items for Create A Sim. It will also have a new Multi-Story Column feature. Some UI scaling settings are also now available in the options panel. Players can also get to enjoy a New Main Menu Message with the update. The patch will be downloaded automatically once you launch the game. The complete patch notes are available on the game’s official site.
Railroad Corporation is Set to Launch This Month
The tycoon, strategy game Railroad Corporation is leaving Steam Early Access and is set to launch as a full game by November 18th. During the Steam Early Access period the game only had one chapter and no other game modes. With the game’s full launch we will get to see a new Sandbox Mode where players are able to expand their train network without limitations. Some updates are also available like the Challenge Update and Multiplayer Update. The full release will also come with the second chapter.
League of Legends Team Fnatic Parts Ways with Head Coach
League of Legends team Fnatic has revealed that their coach Joey “YoungBuck” Steltenpool will no longer be with the team. This move has been made due to the disappointing loss of the team to FunPlus Phoenix in the Worlds 2019 quarterfinals. YoungBuck gave an official announcement explaining that he and the team had been “swamped by internal issues in Spring that [they] could not overcome” which had led to their downfall. Fnatic was still able to reach the quarterfinals of Worlds but not as strong.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Possible New Operators Revealed
Information about new operators had been dug up by a dataminer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. The dataminer posted the list of potential operators on Reddit and it included Iskra, Kilgore, Nebo, Stohli, Trigg, Yandi, Farah, Ghost, Hooper, Kato, Lynch, Quin and Zedra. The first six are with the Allegiance and the others are with the Coalition. The information shared is not final though as it is not officially revealed by the developers. We should wait for further announcements about this.
Road Redemption New Update Revealed
The motorcycle-combat racing game Road Redemption has a new update that will come with two revolutionary multiplayer modes. The two new modes are the New Campaign ++ mode as well as the Campaign+ mode. This will double the riders per level as well as tougher AI. Changes in the game include co-op across multiple monitors, Remote Play Together, improved graphics, performance, audio in local multiplayer modes, new music tracks, improved combat animations, and improved AI.
The Commandos 2 HD Remaster and Praetorians HD – Remaster Revealed
Kalypso Media and Yippee! Entertainment and Torus Games were able to announce that revamps of the iconic strategy game’s Commandos 2 and Praetorians will be launching next year. The Commandos 2 HD Remaster and Praetorians HD – Remaster for PC will be launching on January 24, 2020. Console versions of the game will also available and they are for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. These will be available by Spring of 2020. The titles are available individually or as part of a double pack.