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News, Video, XBL Arcade
Summer Of Arcade 2013 Lineup And Prices

Apparently Microsoft announced this year’s Summer of Arcade lineup this past E3, but what with all the news of consoles and more…

Action, Reviews, Survival, Third Person, XBL Arcade
RipTen Review: State of Decay (XBLA)

It came as a total surprise, but I blame no one but myself. I had managed to join a group of survivors and integrate myself more…

Features, Previews, Survival, XBL Arcade
Slouching Onward: State of Decay Impressions

It’s difficult to write about Undead Labs’ State of Decay concisely, as it’s a game that defies the concept. On its more…

Microsoft, News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox One
360 Minecraft Saves May Or May Not Carry Over To Xbox One Version

I’ll admit to being slightly surprised that Microsoft announced that Minecraft would be coming to Xbox One. I’m well aware more…

News, PSN, XBL Arcade
Terraria Comes to Consoles March 27th

After teasing us with the console release of the indie smash hit Terraria for months, developer 505 Games has finally seen more…

Features, News, Previews, PSN, Steam, XBL Arcade, Xbox Live
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of The Shadows Preview

It’s hard to truly capture the majesty and nostalgia of something as iconic as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and more…

News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Square Enix Announces Huge Xbox Live Sale

  Today, Square Enix announced their their biggest Xbox Live sale to date, beginning today, and running until March more…

Features, News, PC, PlayStation 3, PSN, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Turtle Power Returns This Summer with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

This summer will mark the release of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows, a downloadable TMNT game for the PC, more…

MOBA, PlayStation 3, PSN, Reviews, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Guardians of Middle-earth (XBLA)

Console gamers have it pretty good these days, as many franchises originally confined to the PC have started making their way more…

indie, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews, XBL Arcade
RipTen Review: Pid (XBLA)

I’m a reticent person. It’s not that I’m emotionless, it’s just that I naturally tend to experience my reactions in more…

Action, PSN, Reviews, XBL Arcade
RipTen Review: Warlords (XBLA)

I would be remiss if I didn’t start my review by delving into the history behind this game. The original Warlords was more…

Reviews, Third Person Shooter, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Hybrid (XBLA)

Hybrid’s lineage is perhaps one of its most interesting aspects. This unlikely project has 5th Cell, the developer of more…

News, PC, Sandbox, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
Minecraft Sales Surpass 8 Million on the PC, New Xbox Live Content on the Way

If you had told us two years ago that Minecraft would be breaking sales records, we probably wouldn’t have believed you. more…

indie, Reviews, Simulation, XBL Arcade
RipTen Review: Smooth Operator: Call Center Chaos (XBLIG)

The broad genre of sim games allows players to mechanically engage with interesting conceits. Dense plane sims have users at more…

Features, News, PC, PSN, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
ESRB Introduces New Rating System For Online Content

Whenever you boot up an online-enabled game, the familiar phrase “Online interactions not rated by the ESRB” will always be one f more…