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Gearbox: Making Pigs Fly, Robots Dance, and Why They’re Just Getting Started

On Friday, September 3rd, Gearbox Software dropped a bomb on the gaming world when they announced that they had shown up to PAX more…

Adventure, dungeon crawl, Features, MMO, News, PC, Role Playing Game
Lord of The Rings Online is now Free-to-Play

Middle Earth has never looked so tempting. Turbine has officially announced their MMO RPG Tolken based game Lord of The more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360
Michael Jackson The Experience not coming to Kinect and Move until 2011

Can’t wait to bust a move to Thriller on your game console? Well, you’re going to wait a little longer. This morning more…

Features, First Person Shooter, PlayStation 3, Rumors
Walmart.com Lists MAG 2 for PlayStation 3

It’s not uncommon for a retailer to let slip a game’s existence by listing it for sale before it’s formally announced. It’s more…

Anime, Features, Industry-News, News, PlayStation 3, Video, Xbox 360
New Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Trailer is Insane – Also Confirms Tron Bonne

Capcom just dropped a new MvC 3 trailer and needless to say … it’s awesome.  It’s also a bit strange, but who more…

Art, Features
Five O’Clock Fan Art: Portal and Silent Hill

This is the first time that Silent Hill has been combined with something it has no right combining with, and I’m sure it more…

Casual, Editorials, Features, Industry-News, Microsoft, Nintendo, PC, PlayStation 3, PSN, Wii, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Why Nintendo Needs to Fix the Wii Online Network

Nearly everything Nintendo releases is simplified so it can be used by everyone.  This includes people who have no interest more…

Events, Features, PC, PlayStation 3, Trailers, Xbox 360
Extended Portal 2 Co-op Trailer Released

Ripten’s own Danielle Cantrell recently had a chance to play Portal 2 at PAX, and while our excitement hasn’t quite more…

dungeon crawl, Features, Film and TV, News, Role Playing Game
Oblivion Movie Trademark Filed

Looks like an Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion motion picture could be in the works. ZeniMax has filed a trademark to create a more…

Editorials, Events, Features, Nintendo, Wii
Wii Games Summer 2010 Grand Championships Event Recap 9/3/2010 – 9/4/2010

Wii Games Summer 2010 Grand Championships Recap 9/2/2010 Wii Games Summer 2010 Grand Championships Recap 9/5/2010 September more…

Art, Features
Five O’Clock Fan Art: Transformers

In honor of the recent Transformers DLC, I bring you this picture of Optimus Prime trying to get a Big Mac. At least that’s more…

Features, News, Video
King of Fighters Movie Makes Street Fighter Flicks Seem Oscar Worthy

Yeah I know, hard to believe. Watch these “highlights” from 2009′s straight to video release of King of Fighters directed by more…

Features, First Person Shooter, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam to be Unveiled at Tokyo Game Show

The official Bad Company 2 Battlefield blog announced today that Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam will be showcased at the more…

Features, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Video, Xbox 360
Ripten Review: Tom Clancy’s H.A.W.X. 2 (Xbox 360)

A common problem I find with air combat games, especially on consoles, is that they shoot themselves in the foot and become more…

Features, First Person, Home Page Feature, Horror, PC, Reviews
Ripten Review: Amnesia: The Dark Descent (PC)

Note: The following review was written by new recruit James Bannister. He lives in the UK just like Sam, which probably more…