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New Abilities Trailer for Splinter Cell: Blacklist

I recently had a chance to see Splinter Cell: Blacklist in action at PAX East with a hands-off demo that was provided by more…

Features, News, Trailers, Video
Fan Made Live Action Dead Space Trailer

If you’re a fan of the Dead Space series, now on it’s third installment, do yourself a favor and watch this live action more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Xbox LIVE Friends List, Messaging, Party Issues – Microsoft Aware and Working on Fix

Earlier today, the Xbox LIVE service crapped the bed and was inaccessible to many subscribers. While the majority of the more…

Features, News, Xbox 360
Xbox LIVE Servers Go Down, Hacked? Not So Pleasant Always-Online Reminder

Though nothing has been officially confirmed, it certainly seems like the Xbox LIVE servers are down. There are rumors more…

News
Cliff Bleszinski Reaches 10K Donation Goal, Will Shave Head Tomorrow

Former Epic Games Design Director, Cliff Bleszinski, created a St. Baldrick’s Foundation fund raiser just over a week more…

Features, News
“Paralyzed” Gamer Scams $20,000 in Donations, Walks During Live Stream

A Twitch streaming gamer by the name of Angel Hamilton, more commonly known to those who followed him as “ZillianOP,” had more…

Features, News
Batman: Arkham Origins Promises “Expanded World” Plus Series First Gotham Streets Setting

In a Game Informer video interview that accompanied their May cover reveal, Warner Bros. Games Montreal Narrative more…

News
Batman: Arkham Origins Revealed, League of Assassins Crash Gotham City Oct. 25

The May Game Informer cover reveal officially announces the third installment of the popular Batman: Arkham franchise as a more…

News
Adam Sessler Shares His Thoughts On How The Gaming Industry Values Metacritic

A very animated Adam Sessler talks about Metacritic and the importance placed upon it by our industry — how the score given more…

News
Rod Fergusson Leaving Irrational Games, What’s Next?

In news broken today by Brian Crecente over at Polygon, it appears that Rod Fergusson, Executive Vice President of more…

News
Francis Rages About Always Online Microsoft Tweets, Introduces Microsoft Axebox

Francis. He’s one of my favorite YouTube personalities dating back to his hilarious Gamer Fuel spot that should have been. more…

News
Cliff Bleszinski Plans to Shave Head in Support of Childhood Cancer Research

The former Epic Games Design Director and self proclaimed possible “Tony Stark of videogames,” Cliff Bleszinski, is willing more…

Features, Interviews, News, Xbox 360
Epic Talks Gears: Judgment, Designed to be “As Accessible as Possible”

RIPTEN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH JIM BROWN The Epic Games and People Can Fly release of Gears of War: Judgment hit stores more…

Features, News
Disney Closes LucasArts One Year After Lucasfilm Purchase

Disney, who acquired Lucasfilms and all of the subsidiaries within it last year for a total of $4.05 billion dollars, has more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3
Naughty Dog: The Last of Us is “All About the Story”

While playing The Last of Us recently, I asked Naughty Dog Community Strategist, Arne Meyer, how many hours a player could more…