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News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
New Hitman: Absolution Trailer and Screenshots

Square Enix and IO Interactive decided to brighten up the opening of May by treating us to a new Hitman: Absolution trailer more…

Features, Industry-News, News
Nexon Not Buying Out EA, Just in Talks for FIFA Online Offering

A few days back, we reported that Nexon was rumored to have been in talks to buy out Electronic Arts. I’m sure most of you (I more…

Features, Home Page Feature, Misc
Geeked Out: Mordin Mini-Munny

RipTen’s favorite cosplayer and all around art guru Denise Kuan is back at her Munny-crafting ways. We last featured more…

Features, Misc, SNES
Geeked Out: The SNES Arcade

Feast your eyes upon this glorious homemade SNES. With the Triforce, Link, and Mario emblazoned on its front and two sides, more…

Internet Games, News, PC
Zynga CEO Wants to Make Zynga a “Forever” Brand Like Google

Zynga’s CEO Mark Pincus wants Zynga to be a “forever brand” like Google, one games company at a time. There was once upon a more…

Horror, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Devil May Cry HD Collection (Xbox 360)

As a kid, I was mostly a PC gamer. After I turned 7 or 8, my parents deigned me too old to play videogames and granted me more…

Features, Misc, Mods, PlayStation 3
Geeked Out: You Know You Want this Steampunk PS3 Mod

Steampunk’s one of those genres that’s spawned a lifestyle for some folks. While I’m not quite so gung-ho about steampunk as more…

Features, Previews
Assassin’s Creed 3 – A Glimpse of Bunker Hill

On the PAX East 2012 show floor, I was ushered into a small, dimly lit screening room to preview the latest entry more…

Action, Features, News, PC, Previews, Third Person
War of the Roses Makes Battlefield: 1472 a Reality

Incepted from the mechanics of Mount & Blade and the War of the Roses era, War of the Roses was born… and god are more…

News
Hitman: Absolution Professional Edition Announced for Silent Assassins

As with all big releases, the latest chapter of the Hitman series will launch with an insane special edition, obviously meant more…

Misc
Geeked Out: Geth? Fine By Me Shirt

If you’re familiar with American Apparel’s line of t-shirts supporting gay rights, then this “Geth? Fine By Me” tee probably more…

News, PC
New War of the Roses Video Shows Off Melee Combat and Face Stabbing

I’m a gianormous (my lovely portmanteau of ‘giant’ and ‘enormous’ used only in special cases; this is one of them) history more…

Features, Misc
Geeked Out: 8-Bit Google Maps

Google is notorious for its April Fools’ jokes, usually so astounding that I sometimes wonder how long the Google teams take more…

Features, News
Geeked Out: Hand-Painted Pokemon Converse

Redditor BamCrashPow is a lucky fellow with talented friends. Yes, those are hand-painted Pokemon converse. Hipster and more…

Features, Misc
Geeked Out: 8-Bit Pale Ale

When I say “gamer juice”, you probably think of an energy drink laced with ginseng, Pixy Stix, and cocaine. But rather than more…