Allkeyshop TV News 18 April (Recap)
New Apex Legends Patch Fortifies The Buff Characters Of The Game
A new patch dropped for Apex Legends and it is version 1.1.1 The “Thicc-Boi Buffs”. The patch fortifies the buff men of the game like Gibraltar and Caustic. The patch gives them a 10% reduction to all forms of death as well as some extra bonuses to their abilities. Gibraltar gets extra armor and his gun shield was buffed from 50 to 75HP. Caustic on the other hand can now throw his ultimate gas-bomb at a length of 33 meters as compared to the previous 28. Plus his gas now deals 4HP per tick instead of 1.
Sega Reveals New Face Of Kyohei Hamura For Judgement
The new face of Kyohei Hamura was revealed by Sega for the Yakuza spin-off Judgement. The original character was based in the likeness of actor Pierre Taki who was charged with drug use and possession last month. Since Japan has strict drug laws and a huge social stigma surrounds anybody who breaks them, the character had to be changed, The changes are not that drastic though, and since the devs worked fast, the original release date for the game in the west will not change, it will still be on June 25.
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Announced
The Xbox Game Pass Ultimate was announced and it is actually a bundle that includes the Xbox Game Pass plus the Xbox Live Gold. The price for this subscription bundle is $ 14.99 a month. Those who are a part of the Xbox Insider Community will be able to the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate right now and for everyone else, it will be available later this year. The Xbox Game Pass allows subscribers to download and play games and the Xbox Live Gold allows you to play the games with online multiplayer.
Sekiro Shadows Die Twice Originally Had Sekiro Cure Every Single NPC Afflicted By Dragonrot
Modder Lance Mcdonald was able to uncover some cut content in FromSoftware’s Sekiro Shadows Die Twice. Mcdonald was able to find an unused tutorial method as well as a lot of dialogue that was not able to make it to the full game. Everything that he unearthed seems to point to the method of healing Dragonrot. It looks like, originally the plan was for Sekiro to go to every NPC that has been afflicted by Dragonrot and heal them individually using the Dragonrot Pellet that was made by Emma.
Total War Warhammer 2 To Get ‘Lord Packs’ Expansion
Total War Warhammer 2 has a new DLC pack called the prophet and the warlock which will be adding the skink prophet Tehenhauin to the Skaven Race as well as the warlock-engineer Ikit Claw to the Lizardmen race. Although this is a great DLC, those wanting more out of the expansions, say new races, should not get their hopes up. Creative Assembly announced that they will no longer be adding any more races, armies of factions to the game only ‘Lord Packs’ like the one the prophet and the warlock expansion.
Gamescom: Opening Night Live To Be Hosted By Geoff Keighly
Gamescom is getting a livestream show called Gamescom: opening night live which will be hosted by Geoff Keighley. The livestream will have announcements from “Major Game Publishers”. This will be on August 19, Monday at 7 PM UK time or 2 PM Eastern or 11 AM Pacific. Keighley, we have already seen before as he is both the producer and host of the game awards last December. Mark your calendars so that you wouldn’t miss this event.
Noctis’ Regalis Available In Final Fantasy 14
Final Fantasy 15 is crossing over to Final Fantasy 14 the iconic Regalia. Noctis’ beautiful car does stand out in the fantasy world of Eorzea since nobody here has really seen a car. Their mode of transport is usually giant birds, fat cats, and airships. Adding the Regalia in the game makes it the very first four-person mount, giving you a chance to go on a road trip with three other party members. The Regalia is available for 200,000 Manderville Gold Saucer points until May 27 only.
Marvel Alliance 3: The Black Order Launch Date Announcement
The Marvel Alliance 3: The Black Order launch date has been confirmed and it will be on July 19, 2019, and it will be exclusively for the Nintendo Switch. This newest installment will give players the chance to create. Their dream team with both new heroes and iconic characters across the Marvel Universe to get the Infinity Stones back from Thanos and the Black Order which are the children of Thanos. The game offers a four-player drop in drop out co-op and it can be played locally or online.
The Minecraft Movie Release Date Pushed Back To 2022
The Minecraft Movie that was previously announced to launch on May 2019 has now been pushed back to 2020. The movie had been announced three years ago with Rob Mcelhenny supposedly directing the film. Mcelhenny left the film because of some scheduling issues and was replaced by Peter Sollett. The movie had been listed by IMDB as Minecraft: The First Movie, however, right now it is just being called “The Minecraft Movie”. The new launch date for the movie is now March 4, 2022.
Infocom Source Codes Available On Github
Are you familiar with Infocom’s text adventures and interactive stories like the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the galaxy, Zork, Planetfall, Sorcerer and Nord and Bert? Good news is that their complete source code is available on Github, thanks to the efforts of Jason Scott, a historian, and archivist. He hopes to preserve and safeguard video game history with his efforts, However, Activision purchased Infocom in 1986 making them the owners of the IP and could possibly put a stop to Scott’s work.
Team Kaliber Drops Jonathan Komala For Cheating In the Fortnite World Cup
The Fortnite World Cup cash prize is $30 Million USD and since that is a lot of money one Fortnite pro has opted to use a cheating software to have the upper hand in the game. The pro in question is Jonathan Kosmala of team Kaliber. The person who exposed Kosmala was the cheat creator himself only known as CBV. CBV said that his software is only meant for fun but not for cheating or scamming other players. Team Kaliber has already dropped Kosmala and made an official statement on Twitter.
PUBG Gets Weapon Progression And More In Update
PUBG has received an update on its test servers, and it focuses on weapon progression. The update implements a new system that tracks players’ weapon kills, and other stats like headshots, and more. Each weapon has ten mastery, and ten levels each. As players climb through these tiers, they can unlock unique rewards which are not available in the in-game store. Rewards range from charms, medals, and emblems. This feature is first available on PC while consoles will follow a week later.
Fortnite Air Royale Limited-Time Mode Now Live
Epic Games has rolled out a new update with a new limited time mode going live. The new LTM lets players battle it out as “the last plane flying.” Players will pilot the X-4 Stormwing as they battle other players, and at the same time keeping their Stormwing from touching the ground. Another challenge players will face is the Storm Circle which closes from the above. There’s a second LTM dubbed “Deep Fried” which tasks players to building higher restaurant bases to protect their mascots.
Gears 5 Gets A Multiplayer Reveal In June
Gears 5 is probably Microsoft’s biggest release for 2019, and the company has announced that its multiplayer mode is set to be revealed in June in an all-new esports TV show. Microsoft has partnered with Eleague for the Eleague Gears Summer Series: The Bonds and Betrayals of Brotherhood. This is a six-part event series will also feature live tournament gameplay also featuring gears players. The event will take place on Friday, June 14 11 PM ET on TBS.
Disc-Less Xbox One To Launch In May
Microsoft has announced an all-digital Xbox One S console, and it is available starting May 2019. The console has 1 TB hard drive, and is priced at 250 dollars. Microsoft said that it will be receiving price drops as needed so this console is always cheaper than the standard Xbox One S. The all-digital Xbox One S will come with digital copies of Sea of Thieves, Minecraft and Forza Horizon 3 all pre-installed in the console. All other games will be available via the Microsoft Store.
The Sims 4 In Consoles Get Mouse And Keyboard Support
EA has rolled out a new patch for the Sims 4 which finally brings keyboard and mouse support to players on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Now players can directly connect any supported keyboard and mouse to the consoles. Players have options for handedness and sensitivity available in their system’s option menus. The update also brings a belated and extended Lunar New Year celebration.
Red Dead Online Offers Bonuses This Week
Rockstar Games announced a new care package for Red Dead Online, along with some bonuses for showdown, race and gun rush mode for this week. This week, players will get to enjoy 1.5 times the gold and RDO cash, all showdown modes, race or gun rush. This also applies to plunder, target races, up in smoke, spoils of war a land of opportunities, missions, free roam missions, and free roam events. All ammo are also available at 25% off, and ammo rank requirement has also been lifted.
The Division 2 Still On Top Of UK Charts
The Division 2 is still sitting at the top of the UK Sales Charts for the second consecutive week since its return to the sales chart’s number 1 spot. The game is followed by FIFA 19 which still has its sales game going strong, making it land on the 2nd spot. On third is Red Dead Redemption 2, followed by Super Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Yoshi’s Crafted World in 4th and 5th places respectively.
Two Point Hospital Adds Free Co-op Challenge Feature This Month
Two Point Hospital is getting a new co-op multiplayer challenge feature, and it is set to arrive on April 30th. This new feature is called the Superbug Initiative, and players will work with other players in order to complete challenges. The Superbug initiative will be available to all players come April 30th, but the devs are going to conduct a beta test ahead of the feature’s release. Players can join the beta accessing the betas option in their Steam library.
Overwatch Is Free-To-Play For A Limited Time
Overwatch is currently free-to-play for a limited time! The promotion will run from now until April 23rd. This free trial will give players access to all heroes, including Baptiste, as well as 27 maps. According to Blizzard, players can “level up, earn loot boxes, unlock a variety of different customization options for their heroes, and keep any progress made during the trial when they then purchase the game on the same blizzard or console account. “this free trial is a tie in with the game’s latest PVE, Storm Rising.
Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Kompetition Kicks Off In May
Mortal Kombat 11’s Mortal Kombat Pro Kompetition has been announced! This new professional esports series will see players battling it out for the prize of 100,000 dollars in the final Kombat Finale in 2020. There will be nine live tournaments that will be happening in North America, Latin America, and Europe. The first tournament happens from May 24-26 in St. Charles Illinois. The full schedule of events is available over at Mortal Kombat.com
Anno 1800 Season Pass And Free Content Announced
Ubisoft announced Anno 1800’s season pass. This consists of three DLCs that will be available separately, and are all set to launch in 2019. Season pass owners will receive three cosmetic customization items to customize players’ multiplayer profiles: The Prisoner Portrait, and two exclusive company logos. The Anno 1800 season pass is now available for purchase.