Allkeyshop TV News 19 August (Recap)
Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts Release Date Announced
The release date for Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts has been revealed. The game will be available on Steam starting November 22nd. Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts is set in Siberia, and has a campaign with five maps. Each map are designed to be replayed over and over again — by doing so, players will be able to unlock additional tools and gear. The game will also be getting an online multiplayer mode in addition to the single-player campaign.
Halo Spartan Ship Coming to Sea of Thieves at Gamescom Week
The Spartan Ship from the Halo franchise will be returning to Sea of Thieves as it celebrates Gamescom week. From August 20th until the 24th, players who will play in the Adventure and Arena modes will be able to earn the complete Halo Spartan Ship Set. This is a great chance for players who missed earning the set back in June during E3 2019.
Forza Motorsport 6 to be Removed From Xbox Live Marketplace
Forza Motorsport 6 will soon become unavailable in the Xbox Marketplace. The announcement from the game’s official website says that Forza Motorsport 6 will be removed from the Xbox Marketplace starting September 15th, and will enter an “End of Life” status. This means the game, as well as all its DLCs will be unavailable for purchase. Players who own the game will still be able to play it.
Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey Launches August 27th on PC
Survival sim Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey will be launching on August 27th for PC, and will be available on the Epic Games Store. The game will also be launching for consoles next year. As its release date nears, publisher Private Division has released a video which showcases the game’s evolution system. In Ancestors, players will start as a chimp which will eventually learn things and skills such as learning how to use a rock as a tool, and more. Players can later evolve the chimps into more skilled adults, and even have ranks such as elders.
Neon Tail Coming to Steam Early Access Next Month
Open world roller skating game Neon Tail has been announced, and it will be available on Steam Early Access starting next month. Neon Tail will have players follow the adventures of a young girl as she tries to “save the streets of Bluepulse City from dimensional disaster.” The game features main and side missions, unique roller skating controls, a fantastic sci-fi city, free-roaming activities, and a lot more. It will be in Early Access for at least a year.
Overwatch League Unveils Spitfire Winston Skin
The Overwatch League is honoring the London Spitfire with a new Winston skin called “Flying Ace.” The Flying Ace Winston skin will be available from August 29th until September 16th for 200 League Tokens. Last year, the London Spitfire made history as the victors of the Overwatch League Grand Finals. The team visited the Blizzard headquarters back in July and had a first look at the skin.
HD Remasters for Commandos 2 and Praetorians Announced
Kalypso Media has announced that they are releasing HD remasters for Commandos 2 and Praetorians. Both remasters will come with enhanced controls and updated graphics for modern PCs. Commandos 2 is a real-time tactics game set in World War II where players will lead a group of commandos as they complete missions inside enemy territory. Praetorians is set in the Roman Empire and players are in a crusade to become Emperor. Both are available on Steam.
Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Complete Edition Announced for PC and PS4
Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes is getting a Complete Edition and will be launching on Steam and PlayStation 4 worldwide on October 17th. The Complete Edition will feature improved visuals, as well as support for 120 FPS on compatible hardware. It will also release with all DLCs Black Dandelion and Bubblegum Fatale which add Shinobu Jacobs and Badgirl as playable characters.
Don’s Starve Together’s Turn of Tides Free Update Out Now
Don’t Starve Together has received another free update called Turn of Tides. It is currently available for the game’s PC version. The update adds sailing as well as boat-building mechanics to the game, and it takes players to Lunar Island where they will find “valuable new resources, craftables, and fearsome enemies.” Console players would have to wait for their turn to receive the update, as Klei needs “an additional 3-4 weeks” to work on it.
Pixel Brawler Zeus Begins Out Now on PC
16-bit style beat’em up arcade game Zeus Begins is out now on PC. InZeus Begins, players will take the role of Zeus as he makes his way back to Olympus and defeat Cronus. Fighting alongside Zeus are mythologic creatures and Titans. The game features a classic 16-bit art style, final bosses, and bonus levels with different enemies to beat on each one.
Fire Emblem: Three Heroes Crosses Over to Tetris 99
From August 23rd until the 27th, players on Tetris 99 will be able to unlock a Fire Emblem: Three Houses theme. In order to earn the theme, players must earn points by winning games and getting high ranks. This event is similar to the previous Splatoon 2 crossover which also unlocked a theme for players. Aside from crossovers, Tetris 99 also has a battle royale mode.
Vault 94 Raid Details for Fallout 76 Revealed
A new blog had been released by Fallout 76 and it gives us details of the game’s first four-player raid into Vault 94. The raid can actually be done solo, however, it is recommended that a team of four with level 50 and up characters is needed to complete the job. In the Vault 94 raid, players are tasked to restore the Wasteland after it had been bombed. Three different missions are available with three different difficulty modes. This will open on August 20th and will come as part of Patch 12.
Iron Crown Collection Event ‘Missed Mark’ in Apex Legends
Apex Legends Executive Producer Drew McCoy said that they “missed the mark when we broke [their] promise by making Apex Packs the only way to get what many consider the coolest skins [they’ve] released.” This was because of the Iron Crown Collection Event where some really gorgeous Legendary skins had been made available only through event-specific crates and cannot be crafted. To appease the fans McCoy decided to rotate the skins on the Apex store available for 1800 Apex Coins.
The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild is Best Selling Zelda Game in the US
According to The NPD Group’s Mat Piscatella, The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild was able to outsell the Twilight Princess game making it the best Zelda title in the United States. The data gathered only takes into account the original release of each entry. What this means is that rereleases, as well as remasters, are not counted. One plus factor for Breath of the Wild is the fact that it was released on two platforms which are the Nintendo Switch and the Wii U.
Here Be Dragons Opens in Early Access
A new turn-based strategy game from a six-person team called Red Zero Games has launched into Early Access and it is called Here Be Dragons. The game takes place on a “living map” and is a satirical take on the journey of Christopher Columbus on discovering the New World. There will be some odd enemies like the Kraken or the tritons and even ghost ships. You must have good strategy and some lucky dice rolls in order to win the battles. Here Be Dragons is expected to be in early access for 3 to 6 months.
Remnant From the Ashes Launches on August 20th Preorders Get To Play on Preview Weekend
Gunfire Game’s Remnant: From the Ashes will be launching officially this coming August 20th and those who were actually able to pre-order the game had the chance to take an earlier peek at the game during the VIP preview weekend event. Remnant: From the Ashes is most promising because of its procedural dungeons with more intricate and more detailed levels. The game is also challenging in a way that you must use your resources wisely. You will also be rewarded according to how you play the game.
Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield New Details Revealed
The Pokémon Company International announced that Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield will be the official video games used during the competitive play of 2020 Play. During competitive play, trainers are able to battle against each other with either Single or Double Battle formats in the Battle Stadium, do note that a Nintendo Switch Online membership is needed for this. There will be Ranked Battles as well as Casual Battles. Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield launches on November 15, 2019.
The Surge 2 Has Gone Gold
Focus Home Interactive, as well as Deck 13, has launched a trailer for Surge 2 to celebrate the game going gold. In the gaming industry, going gold for a game will mean that it is finished and ready for duplication. The game features hardcore and brutal melee combat and some deadly enemies and challenging bosses. Also offering a rich character progression as well as customization and you can also cut off enemy body parts that you need and want to loot. The Surge 2 will be launching on September 24, 2019.
The Eternal Cylinder to Launch by 2020
Developer Ace Team has announced that a new publishing partnership with Good Shepherd Entertainment has been made for their upcoming game The Eternal Cylinder. The game offers a bit of an ambitious take on an open-world survival adventure game. This is expected to launch by sometime 2020. The Eternal Cylinder will be an Epic Games Store exclusive for PC and will also have console releases.
Farming Simulator 19 Platinum Pre-Order Comes With New Vehicles
The most complete farming experience is now here with the announcement of the pre-orders of the Farming Simulator 19 Platinum Edition. This edition will be adding more than 35 vehicles and tools to the game. The tools will come from CLAAS which is one of the biggest farming brands in the world. You can get the Platinum Edition by itself, it will come with the game and expansion or through the game’s Season Pass. Also, preordering this edition will come with the CLAAS Dominator & Torion Pack.
Desperados 3 New Character Unveiled
The last member of the Desperados 3 gang has been introduced and she is Isabelle Moreau. She is the fifth member and is born and raised in New Orleans and has mastered the occult techniques of Voodoo. Moreau has the ability to go into the minds of her enemies and in someway control their actions. She also has the ability to have two enemies share the same fate, if one gets his throat slashed, then the other will too. However, her abilities do come with a price as it does require her own blood.
Play PUBG at Gamescom at Samsung Booth
PUBG Corporation has announced that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds will be present at Gamescom at the Samsung booth starting August 20th up until the 24th. This will be located at Hall 9 Samsung. There will be 30 stations on the floor as well as 10 on stage. There will be Chicken Dinner challenges and some PUBG Partners can also be seen. Of course, some exclusive prices will also be given away. If by chance you are able to go, you can also meet some PUBG personalities like MrTweeday, P4wnyhof, and Lillithy.