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Action, First Person, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Mirror’s Edge: Demo Impressions

Yes, I know the demo was released on PSN yesterday. However I have a 360 and I had to feverishly wait for the demo to go up more…

News, Xbox 360
Downloading The New Xbox Experience Off Friends Means No Xbox LIVE

For those lucky enough to get early access to the New Xbox Experience (I envy you), you better not think about sharing it with more…

Microsoft, News, Role Playing Game, Third Person, Trailers, Xbox 360
This Is How Many Headshots It Takes To Kill Somebody In Fallout 3

I haven’t played Fallout 3. But please, somebody who has, please tell me: do all the NPCs have bulletproof adamantium skulls? more…

Action, Adventure, First Person, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
Should We Be Able To Kill Kids in Games?

Call me sick, but in my time with Fable 2, I’ve tried to kill kids. Multiple times. You see, my character’s evil. He’d do more…

Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3, Sandbox, Sony, Third Person, Xbox 360
Riccitiello: “There will be a Mercenaries 3 and … a Mercenaries 10.”

Pandemic’s sandbox destruction plaything Mercenaries 2 is apparently getting an additional installment (and then some), more…

Art, Blogroll, Misc, Trailers
The Watercooler – 01 November 2008

The Watercooler is a daily Ripten feature that basically gives people something to talk about. It is the best thing you will more…

Action, Adventure, Genre, Microsoft, News, Role Playing Game, Sandbox, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Trailers, Xbox 360
New Xbox Experience Loads Games 10-15 Seconds Faster via Hard Drive, Worth the Space?

Stephen Totilo over at the MTV Multiplayer blog decided to spend a portion of his Halloween holiday by treating himself to more…

News
EA Game Banning Forum Post “Misunderstanding”, C&C Community Manager Issues Apology

You know that saying about shit rolling downhill? Yeah, well you better believe it does. A few nights ago, we reported that a more…

Blogroll, Dreamcast, Events, Features, Genesis, Microsoft, Misc, Nintendo, PC, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Retro, Saturn, SEGA, Sony, Wii, Xbox 360
Happy Halloween! Share Your Scary Game Moment

Halloween is upon us, and we thought it would be a good time to share some “I just shit myself” scary video game moments. more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, News, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Trailers, Xbox 360
Go Behind-the-Scenes of Gears 2 at Epic Studios with Loads of Exclusives on Monday’s X-Play

If you’re anything like me, you love to watch behind-the-scenes footage of pretty much anything. The making of a Snickers more…

Internet Games, News, Puzzle, Retro
Rise From Your Grave: Psychobabble

Remember the good old days of Popcap Games when they had online multiplayer? Psychobabble, a creative twist on magnetic more…

Action, News, PC, Survival Horror, Xbox 360
Left 4 Dead Achievement Pokes Fun At Dead Rising

Left 4 Dead surprises me everyday with the amount of sheer awesome that’s being generated by the game’s hype machine. If you more…

Gadgets, Misc
Seriously, This Chair Hovers

Hoverit Ltd, a UK-based design company, recently announced their new levitating lounge chair. Yeah, I know it’s a tongue more…

Blogroll, Cosplay, Misc, Trailers
The Watercooler – Special Halloween Edition

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

Genre, Microsoft, Misc, Music, News, Nintendo, Party, PlayStation 3, Sony, Wii, Xbox 360
Beatles Game Announced: Fans Will Rock Plastic Instruments, Just Not In Rock Band 2

We previously reported that The Beatles would be coming to Rock Band 2 based on what the Wall Street Journal Online deemed more…