The Daily Moot: Stardew Valley 1.5News Picks
1. Stardew Valley 1.5
Stardew Valley just got a massive new update providing “the biggest solid chunk of new content that's been added to the game since launch.” The update is mostly focused on late-game content and adds new quests, characters, items, farm types and much more. Aside from content, the update also brings in some new features including split screen local co-op. Stardew Valley 1.5 is live now on PC and is expected to come to consoles “early next year.”
2. Cold War Multiplayer Free Access Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War’s multiplayer is currently free to play for a limited time. Players will be able to enjoy all of the game’s stage 1 modes and playlists including the more unique game modes like Prop Hunt and Fireteam Dirty Bomb. The multiplayer free access week is set to run from now through Christmas Eve. You can check out the trailer for season 1 of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War below.
3. Epic Freebies Another day of freebies from Epic Games is here as part of their ongoing holiday giveaway. Today’s free game is the singleplayer survival horror game Alien: Isolation. You can grab your free copy of Alien: Isolation directly from the Epic Games Store from now until tomorrow at 8am Pacific Time.
4. Wrath: Aeon of Ruin Delayed The full release of Wrath: Aeon of Ruin has been delayed. The upcoming first-person shooter, which pays homage to the legacy shooters of the past, will be the first game released on the original Quake engine in more than 20 years. Although the game has been available in early access for over a year now, Killpixel explained that the studio encountered significant development problems after multiple members of their team “fell ill to COVID-19.” Originally expected to launch in February, Wrath: Aeon of Ruin is now expected to arrive in Summer 2021. You can check out the reveal trailer for the game below.