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Top 10 Stories, Reviews, Videos and More From This Week

Published On November 16, 2014 | By Anthony Barker | News

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

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This Week’s Top 10 Posts

1. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare post-release patch detailed

A patch for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will be available later this week.

2. Halo 5: Guardians beta to run at 720p/60fps

The Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer beta will run at 720p/60fps, the game’s developer has revealed.

3. Over half of COD: Advanced Warfare sales were on Xbox

Over half of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s sales were on the Xbox One and Xbox 360, according to opening week figures.

4. 343 Industries apologises for matchmaking issues in Halo: The Master Chief Collection

343 Industries has admitted that they fully deserve the criticism they have received following matchmaking issues with Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

5. Call of Duty is the best-selling first-person shooter series of all time

Unsurprisingly, Call of Duty is the best-selling first-person shooter series of all time, having sold almost 190 million units across all formats.

6. FIFA 15 ‘blocks PS4 Share Play feature’

EA has reportedly chosen to restrict PS4 players from using the console’s Share Play feature in FIFA 15.

7. Microsoft working on Halo: The Master Chief Collection matchmaking issue

Halo: The Master Chief Collection players are unable to find a game in matchmaking, according to multiple users.

8. Ubisoft to change review policy following Assassin’s Creed Unity criticism

Ubisoft is set to change their review policy, the published has revealed.

9. Game of Thrones: A Telltale Game Series ‘premiering soon’

Game of Thrones: A Telltale Game Series will contain six episodes, the game’s developer has confirmed.

10. 343 Industries ‘working 24/7’ to fix Halo: The Master Chief Collection matchmaking issue

343 Industries has “identified the primary matchmaking issue” in Halo: The Master Chief Collection and is working on a fix.

Other Posts This Week

Next-gen GTA V will have a day one patch
Dragon Age: Inquisition trial now available on EA Access
Pure Pool breaks onto the Xbox One
Far Cry 4 map editor doesn’t support competitive multiplayer
ScreamRide set for spring release

Most-Watched Video of the Week

Far Cry 4 – “Season Pass Teaser”

Other Videos Released This Week

Assassin’s Creed Unity – “Launch Trailer”
Toybox Turbos – “The Frantic and Fun Game Modes Trailer”
LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham – “Launch Trailer”
Dragon Age: Inquisition – “The Iron Bull”
Far Cry 4 – “101 Trailer”
Never Alone – “Official Launch Trailer”
Shape Up – “Launch Trailer”
WWE 2k15 – “Controls Trailer (PlayStation 4 and Xbox One)”
The Crew – “Season Pass Trailer”
Assassin’s Creed Unity – “Let’s Play Live #1”
Halo: The Master Chief Collection – “Halo 3 and Halo 4 Gameplay #2”
Halo: The Master Chief Collection – “Live Stream #1 (Halo 2 Campaign)”
Halo: The Master Chief Collection – “Halo 3 and Halo 4 Gameplay”
Halo: The Master Chief Collection – “A First Look At The Xbox One Halo App”
Halo: The Master Chief Collection – “Halo 1 and Halo 2 Gameplay”
Assassin’s Creed Unity – “Let’s Play Live #2”

Reviews Posted This Week

Styx: Master of Shadows

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Stick it to the Man

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Samurai Warriors 4

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection

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Slender: The Arrival

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Xbox 360 Achievements

Styx: Master of Shadows

33 Achievements

Pier Solar and the Great Architects

37 Achievements

Shape Up

42 Achievements

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

55 Achievements

How to Survive: Storm Warning Edition

37 Achievements

Dragon Age: Inquisition

50 Achievements

Halo: The Master Chief Collection

450 Achievements

PS3 Trophies

Assassin’s Creed Rogue

47 Trophies

Styx: Master of Shadows

34 Trophies

Pier Solar and the Great Architects

38 Trophies

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015

41 Trophies

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

56 Trophies

How to Survive: Storm Warning Edition

12 Trophies

Assassin’s Creed Unity

51 Trophies

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

51 Trophies

So there you have it. That’s all the latest news, reviews and videos from the past week, here on Console Monster. Let us know what your favourite gaming story was from last week by leaving a comment below!

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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.