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Features, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Wii, Xbox 360
Ripten Review: DJ Hero 2 (Xbox 360)

Last year, Activision released DJ Hero, a new competitor in the music game genre. DJ Hero took many by surprise, introducing more…

Action, Adventure, Apple, Casual, dungeon crawl, iOS, Mobile, Reviews
RipTen Review: Samurai 2 (iPhone)

Let me start off this review by saying that this game is absolutely gorgeous, and makes me happy I sprung for the retina more…

Features, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Wii, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Rock Band 3 (Xbox 360)

When the first Rock Band released, it was a huge welcome into the gaming world and gave gamers a nerdy opportunity more…

Features, PC, Retro, Reviews
Ripten Retrograde: Fallout (1997)

I guess I should explain what this is. This isn’t really a traditional review of a game, because video games just advance more…

Features, Gadgets, Hardware, Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews
RipTen Hardware Review – Splitfish FragFX Shark

As many know, the competition for peripherals is getting fierce out there with the emergence of Razor, SteelSeries and more…

Action, iOS, iPad, Reviews
RipTen Review: Time Crisis 2nd Strike (iPhone)

Time Crisis was my favorite arcade game as a kid. Even now, I’ve been known to head down to the arcade to get my Light Gun on more…

Features, Reviews, Role Playing Game, Xbox 360
Ripten Review: Fable III (Xbox 360)

The Fable franchise has been the subject of harsh criticism over the past few years, but the discontent of the masses comes more…

Action, Adventure, Features, Reviews, Sandbox
RipTen Review: Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare (XBLA)

John Marston makes his return to your console with Zombies, Monsters and Bigfoot…oh my!  We all knew Read Dead more…

Features, Reviews, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Ripten Review: Costume Quest (XBLA)

By Stephanie Gutowski I developed an obsession for Costume Quest shortly after Double Fine released its initial screen more…

indie, Reviews, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Super Meat Boy (XBLA)

When approaching this new platformer, Super Meat Boy, I  had to take a tough critical standpoint – It’s hard to live up to more…

Features, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Xbox 360
Ripten Review: Vanquish (Xbox 360)

Vanquish. What is it? Well, for starters it’s a brand new IP by Sega, Platinum Games, and Shinji Mikami, creator of the more…

Features, First Person Shooter, Home Page Feature, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Simulation, Xbox 360
Ripten Review: Medal of Honor (PC)

Medal of Honor has been in the light of public attention lately albeit not for the most positive of reasons. People scathed more…

Action, Apple, Genre, iOS, Microsoft, Mobile, Nintendo, Platformer, PlayStation 3, PSN, Retro, Reviews, SEGA, Sony, Wii, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode I (XBLA)

Growing up in the 90′s as the war raged on between Nintendo and SEGA presented an interesting paradigm.  Personally more…

Features, Hardware, PC, Reviews
RipTen Review: Nvidia GeForce GTS 450 (PC)

When the high end 400 series of Nvidia GPU’s (460-480) were released earlier this year, they were received with unanimous more…

Features, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Castlevania: Lords of Shadow (PS3)

First and foremost, I will start this review with my opinion: Castlevania: Lords of Shadow is the series first triumph in more…