Gameloft’s latest mobile military shooter, Modern Combat 5: Blackout, is getting a substantial update today along with a nice price drop. Regularly listed at $6.99, the highly rated FPS can be had for just $3.99 right now, matching the lowest we’ve seen it go for.
Already listed in “App Store’s Best of 2014” in 28 countries, MC5: Blackout received a number of new additions to its multiplayer suite along with a host of other goodies to keep players locked and loaded over the holiday season. Expect to see two new multiplayer maps (Scramble and Overtime), new level-120 cap limit, new class skills, weapons, masks and kill signs. Gameloft has added in vote and rematch systems for multiplayer maps and specific match-ups along with some holiday themed music, skins and more.
Head below for details on the update:
What’s New in Version 1.1.0
The holidays are about to hit with a bang! ‘Tis the season to lock, load, and be jolly!
MULTIPLAYER BONANZA – Dominate enemies on two beloved Modern Combat maps: Scramble and Overtime. – Vote for the next map you want to battle on. – Get revenge in Squad Battles by asking for a rematch. – Climb the Solo and Squad multiplayer leagues.
CLASS HAS ITS PERKS – Support your team with the new Class Skills that help all nearby allies. – Level up to reach the new Level-120 cap.
CHRISTMAS IS COMING TO TOWN – Holiday jingles added to the menu. – Seasonal masks: Santa, The Reindeer and more. – New blizzard effect for the Rooftops map. – Special Christmas decorations all around. – Special Santa skin for all VIPs. (Seasonal content will last throughout the Christmas season.)
BATTLEPACK GOODIES – Cool masks. – Awesome new kill signs. – Pro weapons.
NEW WIDGET – See which friends are online and what they’re doing. – Check the status of live events. – Check your Solo and Squad League rank.
IMPROVEMENTS & FIXES – Improved anti-cheating system. – Added a “Report” icon to inform us of suspected cheaters. – Enhanced Spectator Mode and kill cams. – Improved spawning system.
Modern Combat 5: Blackout: $3.99 (Reg. $7)
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