Monster Gaming Week (16 December 2013)

Monster Gaming Week (16 December 2013)

Published On December 16, 2013 | By Anthony Barker | News

If you missed any gaming news over the past seven days, today we give you another chance to catch up with our latest news and reviews from the past week.

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Monster News

Monster Month What We Have Been Playing – November 2013

We bring you our gaming antics in November

Assassin’s Creed 4 DLC: new locations and AC5 hints

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag’s upcoming add-on Freedom Cry will include new locations and hints at the next game

Call of Duty: Ghosts getting ‘The Wolf’ guard dog DLC?

Additional skins for the Call of Duty: Ghosts guard dog may be released as DLC, judging by an image uploaded toReddit

Xbox One smashes sales records

Microsoft’s Xbox One has been crowned the fastest-selling video game console to date in Australia

Metal Gear Solid V Q&A with Hideo Kojima

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes will launch in Spring 2014 as a prologue, it has been revealed

Free Peggle 2 Xbox One DLC will add local multiplayer

Earlier this week, Log wrote ofPeggle 2that “DLC will make this the game we wanted it to be”. Turns out he was right. PopCap Games producer Jared Neuss has announced that the developer will add a much-demanded local multiplayer mode, Duel

Zaavi Threatens Owners Of Mis-Sold Vitas

The UK based retailer Zaavi made a pre-christmas error when it sent customers a Playstation Vita worth £169.99, in place of Vita title Tearaway, RRP £19.99.Needless to say the company wanted the console back, but the way in which they ask

December 16th and the Death of Blockbuster

We all knew it was coming, we had news a few weeks back of further store closures. As if to finish of what little hope anyone had of the DVD rental firm staying open, it’s now been confirmed by administrators that come close of play on December 15th

PS4 Remote Play on PS4 and PS Vita Walkthrough

Check out this latest video walkthrough for Sony’s Remote Play on PS4 and PS Vita

Twitch introduces major video updates

Twitch.tv has introduced its latest video update, which has been in use on Twitch’s mobile and console platforms since May. The update increases its traffic capacity and enforces the new minimumbroadcast requirementsin an effort to provid

Rainbow 6: Patriots ‘had to be remade’

Ubisoft has broken its silence regarding Rainbow 6: Patriots. Speaking to IGN, North American president Laurent Detoc explained why Patriots suddenly went dark, plus why he feels that a switch to next-gen consoles has been good for the project. &ldq

Monster Videos

Halo: Spartan Assault – Release Date Trailer

The Walking Dead Episodes – Season Two Trailer

– Remote Play on PS4 and PS Vita Walkthrough

Dead Rising 3 – Zombie Prank

Saints Row IV – How The Saints Save Christmas

Max: The Curse of the Brotherhood – Announcement Trailer

Need for Speed Rivals – 2015 Mustang Gameplay

Forza Motorsport 5 – Accolades Trailer

Monster Reviews

XCOM: Enemy Within

So there you have it. All the latest news and reviews from the last week. Let us know what your favourite gaming story was from last week by leaving a comment below!

More news as and when it comes in, so stay tuned to Console Monster, as well as follow us on Twitter @ConsoleMonster.

About The Author

Anthony is the designer, developer and owner of Console Monster. In his spare time, Anthony is a keen gamer who enjoys playing mostly First-Person Shooters and Racing games. When he is not developing games or tweaking this site, Anthony likes to be on the slopes snowboarding or hurtling down off-road tracks on his mountain bike.