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Cosplay, Features
Cosplay Spotlight: Gaige (Borderlands 2)

A girl and her robot. With new Borderlands 2 DLC coming out soon, I figured it was time to reflect on the game.  This more…

Features, News
Batman: Arkham Origins Promises “Expanded World” Plus Series First Gotham Streets Setting

In a Game Informer video interview that accompanied their May cover reveal, Warner Bros. Games Montreal Narrative more…

Features, Interviews, News, Xbox 360
Epic Talks Gears: Judgment, Designed to be “As Accessible as Possible”

RIPTEN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH JIM BROWN The Epic Games and People Can Fly release of Gears of War: Judgment hit stores more…

Features, News
Disney Closes LucasArts One Year After Lucasfilm Purchase

Disney, who acquired Lucasfilms and all of the subsidiaries within it last year for a total of $4.05 billion dollars, has more…

Features, MMO, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Defiance Preview

I’m not a journalist. I have never professed to be, and I won’t ever begin to do so. However, through a difficult to more…

Cosplay, Features
Cosplay Spotlight: Infested Kerrigan (StarCraft)

Nice planet. I’ll take it. StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm has been out for just under a month, and what better way to more…

Features, Interviews, News
Chris Avellone Crosses His Fingers and Readies His Sketchbook for Torment Reunion

I posted a little piece a few days ago about the Torment: Tides of Numenera Kickstarter stretch goals, explaining why the more…

Comics, Features
How Zombies Ruined My Life: a Call of Duty Fan Comic

The ‘Zombies’ mode in Call of Duty can be a right pain sometimes. I outright hated it when it made its first appearance more…

Features, News
BioShock Infinite: Siege of Columbia Board Game is Breathtaking

The general consensus around the internet is that Irrational’s latest, BioShock Infinite, is pretty great. But if you ever more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3
Naughty Dog: The Last of Us is “All About the Story”

While playing The Last of Us recently, I asked Naughty Dog Community Strategist, Arne Meyer, how many hours a player could more…

Features, News, Xbox 360
Maxim Brings Execution Mode Back to Judgment Ahead of Schedule

Originally scheduled for release on April 2nd, the first part of the Maxim sponsored free DLC for Gears of War: Judgment, more…

Features, News
Crytek To Bid On Darksiders IP

When THQ was auctioned off piecemeal, one of the franchises unlucky enough to be left out in the cold was Darksiders, the more…

Features, News
MGS5 Confirmed for PS4? Joakim Mogren Strikes Again on Twitter

While the smoke and mirrors act of Joakim Mogren was doused aggressively at Hideo Kojima’s GDC press conference, that hasn’t more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Kojima Says David Hayter Will Not Voice Snake in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

News has surfaced that David Hayter, the man who voiced Solid Snake in pretty much every Metal Gear Solid game he has more…

Features, News, Xbox 360
Epic Confirms Remnant Warzone Mode in Judgment Not Part of Paid DLC, No Plans to Block or Officially Release

An unlockable hidden mode accessible with a few top secret button press combinations? No, I’m not talking about Contra, I’m more…