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Editorials, Industry-News, Uncategorized
The Forever Alone Podcast (F.A.P) Episode 2

On this week’s episode of the FAP it’s serious business.  Two industry insiders help us uncover the TopWare Interactive more…

Contest, Editorials, First Person Shooter, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Uncategorized, Xbox 360
RipTen and Cliffy B Present: The Best of Dicktits (NSFW)

As the Bulletstorm approaches, the man with the plan – Epic Games design director Cliff Bleszinski – has held an Epic more…

Features, Industry-News, News, Uncategorized
Man Pirates $700k Worth of Games, Gets 2 1/2 Years

…He now has no games. Today, Qiang “Michael” Bi was sentenced to two and a half years in federal prison after his more…

Features, Industry-News, PC, PlayStation 3, Uncategorized, Xbox 360
Ten Trends This Generation of Gaming Will Be Remembered For

The PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii make up the current generation of consoles.  The next generation, though glimmering on the more…

DLC, Features, Film and TV, Misc, Uncategorized
Ripten Radio Presents: Ripcast Episode 17

The charm of the Ripcast, as our regular listeners know, is the overwhelming enthusiasm of the Ripcast crew. You can tell we more…

Blogroll, Film and TV, Microsoft, Misc, Uncategorized
Ripten Radio Presents: Ripcast Episode 16

As the Ripcast hits sweet 16, we recap last week’s show, go over our playlists, and talk a bit about some stuff in a really more…

Art, Misc, Uncategorized
Lady makes Left 4 Dead plush toy

Kotaku reader Trevor H’s girlfriend has made him this pretty good Smoker (from Left 4 Dead) plush toy, as part of her mission more…

Features, Misc, News, Uncategorized
Oh yeah, we have forums!

In case you’re new to the site, or just a little forgetful, I’d like to remind everyone that Ripten does actually have more…

Misc, PC, Uncategorized
Game betas: they aren’t supposed to be fun

Stardock President Brad Wardell has put up a post on his blog regarding the Demigod beta, during which he delivers an more…

Misc, PC, Uncategorized
Mod DB’s Top 100 mods of 2008

2 weeks and 58,736 votes ago, community modding site Mod DB began voting on the best 100 mods from the year. The votes are more…

Features, Film and TV, Misc, News, Trailers, Uncategorized
Yet Another Reason to Hate Kevin Pereira

*Picture does not fully represent the envy you will soon feel. Olivia Munn’s boobs. That’s really all you need to know. Now more…

News, Uncategorized
John McCain’s VP Pick Is… Lara Croft?

Think of electioneering as a real-time strategy game. You make your moves at the same time as your opponent, and in the end more…

First Person Shooter, Misc, News, Uncategorized, Xbox 360
Upcoming McFarlane Halo 3 Toys Include Master Chief, Flood, and Hayabusa Armor

The elusive Hayabusa armor from Halo 3. If you’re a big fan of playing with dolls– ahem, sorry, “action figures”– then you’d more…

Art, Reviews, Role Playing Game, Uncategorized
Tabletop Review: Against the Giants

I’ve been playing Dungeons and Dragons Miniatures for some time now, and it was generally a positive experience. Still, as more…

Genre, Misc, Music, News, Trailers, Uncategorized
Rock Bander Bangs Metallica, Only 99% Awesome

I can’t do that shit. I suck. I can barely bang out an Easy song on drums. This guy totally grabs all the rock manliness I more…