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Casual, DS, Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, Genre, NES, News, Nintendo, Party, Platformer, Retro, SNES, Wii
Wii Sports Now the Best-Selling Game of All Time

Wii Sports has surpassed Super Mario Bros. as the best-selling game of all time. With over 40 million units sold (obviously more…

First Person, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Role Playing Game, Sandbox, Sony, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Fallout 3 Review (PC)

Unless you’re living under a rock, I’m sure that you’ve heard about Fallout 3 and how awesome it is.  If there is any doubt, more…

Music, News, Party
Rumor: Next Traveler’s Tales LEGO™ Game Is.. LEGO™ Rock Band?

Every once in a while, we here at Ripten come across barbaric rumors that seem too good to be true, and othertimes, too strange more…

DS, News, Nintendo, PC, PlayStation 2, PSP, Wii
New Game Releases: Jan. 4 – Jan. 10

It’s 2009 guys and gals, which means a new year full of new games. Too bad the games that most of us really want to play more…

Arcade, Fighting, Genre, Microsoft, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
Exclusive First Street Fighter IV Review

The Official Xbox Magazine scored the exclusive first review rights for Street Fighter IV. What’s the verdict? Check out what more…

Action, Adventure, Art, News, PlayStation 3, Third Person, Xbox 360
New Screenshots for Sierra’s WET

These screens for Sierra’s WET are pretty gorgeous. If you haven’t heard about WET, or at least haven’t heard from them in a more…

Action, First Person Shooter, Mac, News, PC, Real Time Strategy, Role Playing Game
Savage 2 now free-to-play

Savage 2: A Tortured Soul, S2 Games’ multiplayer battlefield game, is now free (as in beer). Just download the game, create more…

Blogroll, Film and TV, Misc, Trailers
The Watercooler – The Year in Unnecessary Censorship

Warning: The Watercooler is the best thing you will see on the Internet today, mainly because it is the best thing I saw on more…

Blogroll, First Person, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Role Playing Game, Sony, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Trailers, Xbox 360
Best. Headshot. EVER.

Anyone who has seen or played Fallout 3 knows that the slo-mo VATS system can provide some pretty gruesome scenes — this is more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
XBLA Wednesday: Merv Griffin’s Crosswords

The final Xbox Live Arcade game of 2008 is available today, and all you crossword puzzle and game show fanatics are gonna love more…

Action, DS, Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, GameCube, Genre, Misc, N64, NES, Nintendo, Platformer, Retro, SNES, Trailers, Wii
The Watercooler – I Can’t Defeat Air Man

Warning: The Watercooler is the best thing you will see on the Internet today, mainly because it is the best thing I saw on more…

Action, Adventure, Casual, Features, First Person, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, News, Nintendo, Party, Platformer, PlayStation 3, Role Playing Game, Sandbox, Sony, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Trailers, Wii, Xbox 360
Ripten Readers’ Choice: Game of the Year Nominees

2008 was a big year. There were so many great games released that it’s incredibly hard to decide which one deserves to be more…

Action, Adventure, First Person, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Earn 250K Playing Games and Drinking Dr Pepper

… and then you woke up. Yes, it’s true. Someone out there is about to get paid $250,000 over the course of three years to more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Trailers, Xbox 360
OMG He’s Glitching: Gears 2 Glitch Collection

If you’ve ever played Gears multiplayer with me, you probably heard me scream “he’s freaking glitching!” on more than one more…

First Person Shooter, Horror, Microsoft, News, PC, Xbox 360
First Left 4 Dead DLC details

Ironically enough, Left 4 Dead isn’t showing any signs of dying- Shacknews reports that Valve are planning a big announcement more…