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Features, indie, PC, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews
RipTen Review: Another Perspective

I think there should be a genre name for any kind of game that features a wide-eyed, big-headed character losing their more…

Genre, indie, PC, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews
RipTen Review: Influx (PC)

There’s something quite lovely about Impromptu Games’ InFlux. Some of it is due to the way the lighting looks in the game. more…

indie, News, Platformer
Return To The Sky Is A Gorgeous Platformer

Created by a group of students from DigiPen, Return to the Sky is a 2D escape platformer where players take on the role of an more…

Microsoft, News, Platformer, Xbox One
Microsoft Announces Max: The Curse of Brotherhood

Microsoft unveiled a new game for the Xbox 360 at their press conference. Max: The Curse of Brotherhood was given a brief more…

Platformer, PlayStation 3, PS Vita, Reviews, Side Scroller, Sony
RipTen Review: Guacamelee!

In reviewing games, I’ve played a lot of them, ranging from incredibly good to absolutely terrible. Having played all those more…

News, Platformer, PlayStation 3, Wii U, Xbox 360
Rayman Legends Delay Leads to Extra Content

I was a big fan of Rayman Origins when it came out back in 2011. It was an old-school platformer with a breathtaking art more…

Features, News, Platformer, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Sony
Sony Apologizes For Not Addressing The Last Guardian At Playstation 4 Unveiling

The fact that Sony officially announced the Playstation 4 on February 20, 2013 came as a surprise to nobody. All the pomp and more…

3DS, Adventure, Platformer, Reviews
RipTen Review: Paper Mario: Sticker Star (3DS)

Though Super Mario 64 is widely, and understandably, heralded as one of the Nintendo 64’s crowning achievements, Paper more…

indie, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews, XBL Arcade
RipTen Review: Pid (XBLA)

I’m a reticent person. It’s not that I’m emotionless, it’s just that I naturally tend to experience my reactions in more…

Action, Adventure, News, Platformer, Sony
Sony Still Keeping Quiet On Possible Release Window For The Last Guardian

To say that the release of The Last Guardian has been slow is an understatement; a turtle pulling a grand piano through more…

Platformer, PlayStation 3, PSN, Reviews, SEGA, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
RipTen Review: Sonic Adventure 2 (PSN)

I have to say that, in terms of childhood gaming, Nintendo didn’t have nearly as big an influence on me as Sega did. I was more…

Action, Adventure, News, PC, Platformer, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Square Enix Announces Retailer-Specific Pre-Order Bonuses For Tomb Raider

Square Enix has been causing a lot of buzz in the gaming community with their reboot of Tomb Raider, the ground-breaking more…

Action, PC, Platformer, PlayStation 3, PSN, Reviews, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit (XBLA)

The recent trend of 2D platformers finding their way onto current generation consoles is certainly something I’ll never more…

3DS, Action, Platformer, Reviews
Ripten Review: Fractured Soul (3DS)

  A lot of titles come out on the 3DS eShop and manage to fly under the radar. They’re not always well-promoted, and more…

Features, Platformer, PS Vita, Reviews, Sony
RipTen Review: LittleBigPlanet PS Vita (Vita)

As perhaps Sony’s most family friendly mascot, Sackboy has certainly made the rounds in recent years.  With two console more…