Monster Gaming Week (21 December 2014)

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. Minecraft update 1.6.4 brings horses, witches and fireworks

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition and Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition both just got a big update.

2. Tis the season for an Xbox Christmas sale

If you don’t fancy watching “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” for the umpteenth time over Christmas, Microsoft’s Christmas sale could be right up your street.

3. Asassin’s Creed Unity – Patch 4 has been put on hold

Assassin’s Creed Unity’s fourth patch has been put on hold, according to the game’s developer.

4. Grand Theft Auto 5 Online Heists (finally) revealed

To say we’ve waited a long time for multiplayer Heists to get added into Grand Theft Auto Online would be the understatement of the year.

5. Q&A: Fable Legends: @ Bafta Game Showcase 2014

Back track a year ago and Fable Legends was announced at E3, now since then the game has gone into development and gamers have also had the chance to play with the game’s BETA.

6. Countdown to 2015 Deals: December 16th – Lord of the Rings

In addition to the Xbox Christmas sale, Microsoft is also discounting deals on a daily basis up until the New Year.

7. Sebastien Loeb Rally Evo announced for PS4 and Xbox One

Sebastien Loeb Rally Evo is racing on to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One next year.

8. Ubisoft reveals first Far Cry 4 DLC – Escape from Durgresh Prison

The first downloadable content for Far Cry 4 will launch next month, Ubisoft has announced.

9. Halo 5: Guardians beta open to Xbox One Preview members

The Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer beta will be open to Xbox One Preview program participants starting from today.

10. Rockstar hasn’t ruled out a sequel to Red Dead Redemption

Rockstar Games hasn’t ruled out the possibility of Red Dead Redemption 2.

Other Posts This Week

FIFA 15 stays top of UK Video Games Chart
Countdown to 2015 Deals: December 17th – Costume Quest 2 and Tropico 5
Countdown to 2015 Deals: December 18th – Outlast
Tetris Ultimate launches on Xbox One and PS4
Don Bradman Cricket bowling for PS4 and Xbox One
Telltale Games and Mojang team up for Minecraft: Story Mode
Life Is Strange dated and priced
Minecraft receives second Doctor Who skin pack
Evolve set for open beta on Xbox One, closed testing on PS4
Countdown to 2015 Deals: December 19th – Murdered: Soul Suspect
Let it go with LittleBigPlanet 3’s latest DLC

Most-Watched Video of the Week

DmC: Devil May Cry – “Definitive Edition Trailer”

Reviews Posted This Week

WWE 2k15

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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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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.

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