With the November international Tests coming to their inevitable end, there's only so many opportunities remaining for the biggest and baddest of the Northern and Southern Hemispheres to release their anger upon one another.
So, with that being the case, it was nice to see some sides grabbing the opportunity with both hands this week, just as Scotland and Australia did at Murrayfield.
Although Ireland and New Zealand undoubtedly featured in what was the match of the weekend, crunching collisions and terrifying tremors were by no means limited to the Aviva Stadium fixture.
So, strap yourself in, ensure there are no fragile objects nearby and enjoy the Biggest Hits in World Rugby This Week.
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