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PlayStation 3, Reviews, Sandbox, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)

Grand Theft Auto is one of the most popular, and controversial franchises in gaming. Way back in November of 2003, Rockstar more…

Action, Adventure, Features, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Sandbox, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Saints Row IV (PC)

When it comes to Saints Row, there’s not many words you can use to truly describe the franchise. Unique is about as accurate more…

Action, MMO, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Sandbox, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Defiance (PC)

To be perfectly honest, I’ve never been a huge MMO fan. Although, one day I’d like to be. My issue with MMO’s are they never more…

Action, First Person, Horror, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Sandbox, Survival, Survival Horror, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Dead Island Riptide (PC)

Deep Silver attracted a lot of attention with their initial reveal of the original Dead Island. While many would say it more…

Driving, PC, PlayStation 3, Previews, Xbox 360
Ripping Through The Streets In Grid 2′s Multiplayer (Hands On)

Codemasters is easily recognized and praised for their critically claimed Dirt series, but around five years ago they more…

Contest, First Person Shooter, PC, Simulation, Steam, Third Person Shooter
[Updated] Arma III Alpha Lite Giveaway

Update: All codes have now been distributed. Thank you for showing interest and if you received a code, we hope you enjoy more…

DLC, First Person, Reviews, Role Playing Game, Sandbox, Third Person, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim: Dragonborn (360)

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has been out for a little over a year now, and Bethesda has yet to provide the expansion more…

Driving, Reviews, Sandbox, Simulation, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Forza Horizon (360)

What happens when you take the physics and feel of a racing simulator and combine it with the open road? Forza Horizon more…

Action, Horror, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Resident Evil 6 (Xbox 360)

Disclaimer: This review contains slight gameplay spoilers. No story related spoilers are mentioned though.  Resident Evil more…

DLC, First Person, Reviews, Role Playing Game, Sandbox, Third Person, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim: Hearthfire (360)

Bethesda took gamers by surprise with the reveal of their second piece of downloadable content for Skyrim, entitled more…

PlayStation 3, Reviews, Role Playing Game, Third Person, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Risen 2: Dark Waters (Xbox 360)

If you’ve ever played the original Risen on consoles you’ll know exactly how much of a technical disaster the final product more…

Reviews, Sports, Third Person, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD (XBLA)

Poor Tony Hawk. He use to have a place in gaming back in the late 90′s. Over the past couple of years, each effort has been more…

DLC, Reviews, Role Playing Game, Sandbox, Third Person, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim: Dawnguard (360)

It’s been nearly 8 months since the release of 2011′s critically acclaimed The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. During that time, more…

First Person, Horror, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Role Playing Game, Xbox 360
E3 2012: Dead Island: Riptide Not a Remake, Will be $50 Due To ‘End of Console Generation’

During this years annual E3, Deep Silver came out of left field with the surprise announcement of Dead Island: Riptide. Aside more…

Features, Role Playing Game, Third Person, Xbox 360
RipTen Second Opinion: The Witcher 2 (Xbox 360)

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings was classified as one of the greatest RPGs in recent years when it released on PC in 2011. more…