Release date: November 6 (worldwide)
Platforms: Xbox 360
The return of Microsoft's blockbuster franchise starts another trilogy of adventures. In the campaign, Master Chief dusts himself off to fight a mysterious new enemy threatening the galaxy, multiplayer becomes sharper and faster, while Spartan Ops mode offers new episodic co-operative challenges over the coming months.
> Digital Spy's review of Halo 4
Release date: November 9 (Europe), November 6 (north America)
This LittleBigPlanet spinoff allows players to tinker all kinds of kart racing mechanics, from the tracks down to the camera, weapons and opposition, offering potentially limitless course designs both online and off.
Other gaming releases this week:
Mass Effect Trilogy (Xbox 360, PS3, PC) - November 9
Saints Row The Third: The Full Package (Xbox 360, PS3, PC) - November 9
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