New patch for CS:GO and details of Assassin's Creed III Remastered. Game news of the week15 March 2019
Creator of Assassin’s Creed became a vice president of Google, and Brendan Greene from PUBG Corp. will research new gaming techniques. Read about main news of the gaming industry in our traditional digest.
Spoiler: how to play through Devil May Cry 5 in 10 minutes
The secret ending of the new Devil May Cry 5 allows playing through the game in just 10 minutes. This is not for the first time that Ubisoft developers hide such a surprise for players in their games. Earlier speed run was present in Far Cry 5 and Far Cry 4. As for Devil May Cry released on March 8, its secret ending has its own peculiarities.
For example, players revealed that they could finish the game fast during the first playthrough if they select Heaven or Hell mode, where rivals (as well as heroes) die from the first hit. The main condition is to be the first to hit Urizen during the prologue. In the normal mode, a 10-minute final is possible only during the second playthrough, when Nero is strong enough for the fight.
Details of Assassin's Creed III Remastered are known
Ubisoft representatives shared a detailed list of changes that players can expect in the upcoming Assassin's Creed III Remastered. The remastering of the historical action will offer upgrades of graphics and gameplay. The main changes also relate to the improvement of stealth and revision of the storyline campaign, which will be simpler for perception.
Besides, developers changed the light and made a higher quality rendering of materials and items. Moreover, players can now point the weapon with the maximum accuracy manually, navigation menu was changed, and the map was optimized. Assassin’s Creed III Remastered is expected for PS4, Xbox One, and РС on March 28.
Patch for CS:GO influenced the cost of AUG and added a new case
Valve released a patch for CS:GO that increased the price of AUG to $3300 and changed the system of bonus crediting and removal after several lost rounds in a row. Besides, the patch includes flashbang assists for gamers that successfully flash an enemy, and the magazine of M4A1-S was increased (25 bullets instead of 20).
Gamers will be able to enjoy a new Prisma Case that contains 17 weapon skins, including the Horizon Knives. Besides, developers added Loadout Shuffle feature that will help the player to randomly choose weapon skins before each new map.
Creator of Assassin’s Creed was appointed a vice president of Google
Jade Raymond that participated in the creation of the iconic franchise Assassin’s Creed from Ubisoft is now Google’s vice president. Jade wrote about it on her Twitter page.
Apart from the work on Assassin’s Creed, Jade is known in the gaming industry as a producer of Splinter Cell: Blacklist, Assassin’s Creed II, and Watch Dogs. Besides, she had been engaged in the promotion of the Ubisoft Toronto studio until 2014. The fact that Jade Raymond became the vice president of Google may imply that the tech giant seriously intends to make a name in the gaming industry.
Brendan Greene will lead the division of PUBG Corp. in Amsterdam
The director of PUBG Brendan Greene, known as PLAYERUNKNOWN, will change the direction and location of his professional activity. Now he will be the head of the new division called PUBG Special Projects located in Amsterdam. There Brendan Greene will be engaged in the latest developments, researches of game processes, and creative projects (mainly multiuser). Taeseok Jang development team lead will be responsible for PUBG Corp.