Editorials, Features, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 4, Sony, Xbox One
Next-Gen Or No Gen?

I’d like to preface what I’ve written here by saying that this is not a scathing attack on Microsoft, the Xbox One, or any of more…

Editorials, Features, News
NFL Video Game Character Draft

The NFL Draft is a yearly event that ushers in new players across the league and while the NCAA has some more…

Senator Calls Games a Place to Practice Violence

Earlier this week IGN posted an article about California Senator Dianne Feinstein’s latest sentiments about video games and more…

Top 10 LucasArts Games

Wednesday’s news of Disney effectively shutting down LucasArts was sad indeed. Though their body of work hasn’t necessarily more…

Editorials, PC
Torment: One Week Remains to Fund Two Crucial Stretch Goals

I have to hope, pray and assume that most of you are familiar with the Torment: Tides of Numenera Kickstarter that’s rapidly more…

Basing your entire strategy around one horrible idea is, well,  a horrible idea.
Editorials, Features, Fighting
RipTen Dojo: Overcoming the Plateau

Plateau. Few words are more frightening to a person in pursuit of a goal, and given that this is a series about improving at more…

Dhalsim's wife in the arcade version of Street Fighter Alpha 2.
Arcade, Editorials, Features, Fighting, News
RipTen Dojo: The Lost Art of Interactive Level Design

One of my earliest and fondest memories of playing Street Fighter 2 when I was younger is something that meant very little in more…

Editorials, Features, Mac, News, PC
Has the Auction House Ruined Diablo III?

This week patch 1.0.3 landed on the Diablo III servers, and while there was a great deal to be excited about, there was even more…

Editorials, Features, Fighting
RipTen Dojo: What Makes for a Good Crossover Fighting Game?

In last week’s installment of RipTen Dojo I talked about why a lot of crossover games imagined by fans are generally better more…

Until Simpsons vs Futurama comes out, I guess I'll have to stick with this.
Editorials, Features, Fighting
RipTen Dojo: Why “Dream Crossovers” Just Don’t Work

Everyone has what they consider a dream match between two athletes or teams. Particularly in martial arts, people will more…

E3 2012: Follow Us On Twitter

  For the latest up to day news follow us on twitter @RipTen- seriously- tons of news is popping up every second. My porn more…

A tiny snip from Akira's command list in Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown. The full command list for him is somewhere around 4 to 5 times the size of this.
Editorials, Features, Fighting, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
RipTen Dojo: Why I Can’t Get Behind 3D Fighting Games

(Before we get too deep into this week’s Ripten Dojo, I want to point out that the next few articles were going to be based more…

Editorials, News, Trailers
Hitman Attack of the Saints Trailer is a Magnet for Videogame Detractors

You may have heard that there is a new trailer for Hitman: Absolution that was released in advance of its major showing at more…

It'll be sort of like this, except I'll be carrying my arcade stick up a flight of stairs, bench pressing it, and so on.
Editorials, Features, Fighting, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
RipTen Dojo: Training for the Tournament

Readers, I’m going to go to a local tournament soon. To be precise, the tournament in question is in a month and five days. more…

Editorials, Industry-News, MMO, News
38 Studios’ Project Copernicus Video Isn’t For You

Last week, we reported on the mess that 38 Studios had gotten themselves into, running through nearly $50 million dollars in more…