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3DS, Game Boy, News, Nintendo, SEGA, TurboGrafx-16
Game Gear And TurboGrafx-16 Coming To 3DS Virtual Console

Nintendo revealed today that Game Gear and Turbografx-16 games will be coming to the 3DS Virtual Console along with Game Boy more…

iOS, iPad, Reviews, Survival Horror, TurboGrafx-16
Ripten Mobile Review: Splatterhouse (iPhone)

For the old-school gamer, who could forget playing Splatterhouse? Well, the classic gore-fest has been re-released by Namco more…

NEC, News, Nintendo, PSN, PSP, Retro, Sony, TurboGrafx-16, Wii
Rumor: Western PSP’s Getting a Virtual Console of Its Own?

It appears that the days of Nintendo’s virtual monopoly on oldschool video game systems that weren’t made by them may be more…

Genre, Microsoft, NEC, Nintendo, PlayStation 3, Previews, PSN, Sony, Strategy, TurboGrafx-16, Wii, Xbox 360
Preview: Military Madness

Way before Advance Wars, there was Military Madness for TurboGrafx-16, and now, here it is again, only for XBLA, PSN, and more…

Action, Game Boy Advance, Microsoft, Mobile, NEC, Nintendo, PSP, Sony, Wii
Metal Gear Solid Tech Advisor Arrested

Tomoaki Iishiba, a US Army Captain stationed in Fort Lewis, Washington, was charged in a Seattle federal court for attempting more…

Mac, NEC, PC, Simulation
Analyst Says Spore Likely Delayed Again

While the above image might be a tad bit of an exaggeration, it certainly feels accurate. Despite Spore’s new expected release more…

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Top Ten Most Badass Weapons in Gaming History – # 1 The Cerebral Bore

I like my brain. It has, along with my other primary sensory apparatuses, always allowed me to do lots of useful stuff. Math more…

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Cal Marching Band Levels Up with 16-bit Video Game Halftime Show

If you were lucky enough to be in attendance during this years Cal vs Washington State game, you not only witnessed a 3 point more…

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Top Ten Developers – #1 Nintendo

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Halloween Special: Top 10 Scare The Hell Out Of You Games

Here at Ripten, we’re nothing if not festive. As the weather turns cold and the pumpkins light up, we take a look at some more…

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Top Ten Developers – #3 Capcom

Little known facts about Capcom: Their name is pronounced Kapukon in Katakana, the writing system designated for foreign more…

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Top Ten Developers – #4 Konami

Our next contender came out of the tangled streets of Osaka, Japan. Osaka is loud, boisterous, exciting, and over the top. It more…

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Top Ten Developers – #5 Ubisoft

Ubisoft’s name comes from the word “ubiquitous”, which means to be everywhere at the same time. With the many branches more…

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Top Ten Developers – #7 LucasArts

To think of LucasArts (formerly Lucasfilm Games) is to think of George Lucas, the man who created it all. The pompadour more…

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Top Ten Developers – #8 Square Enix

Some developers draw inspiration from a particular genre. Electronic Arts built up some of the most successful franchises in more…