@Ripten, Home of Opinionated Writers with Achievements and Trophies.
News, PlayStation 3, Role Playing Game, Xbox 360
FFXIII Gets Another Weather Named Character

The latest issue of Shonen Jump in Japan finally revealed the mysterious blonde character who has appeared in trailers and more…

Arcade, Genre, News, Retro
Space Invaders Alarm Clock

Wake up to the sounds of an intergalactic alien invasion with this slick-looking Space Invaders alarm clock. Direct from more…

First Person Shooter, Internet Games, News
“Hunting with Palin” Flash Game Lets You See Russia (And Shoot The Hell Out Of It)

Into politics? Into videogames? Then have we got a treat for you! Atom.com has released a brand new flash game entitled more…

Action, Adventure, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, Misc, News, Nintendo, PC, PlayStation 3, Sony, Sports, Wii, Xbox 360
Ubisoft Launches $10 Milion Ad Campaign with Help From South Park, Family Guy, and the NFL

Gaming is serious business, and Ubisoft is dishing out 10 million dollars to make sure that you are well aware of their more…

First Person Shooter, Genre, News, PlayStation 3, Sony, Survival Horror
PS3 Bioshock to Get Post Release Graphics Patch

If you have been following our coverage of fan reaction to 2K’s PS3 Bioshock demo, then you are well aware of some gamers more…

MMO, News, PC
Champions Online Closed Beta Applications Begin

Champions fans, unite! Cryptic Studios has announced today that players can start submitting applications in order to enter the more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3, Sandbox, Sony, Xbox 360
NYPD in Row Over Saints Row 2: Volition May Have New York Privileges Revoked

Illinois developer Volition, the makers of Saints Row 2, are under fire today as the New York Police department came out more…

Events, News
Tokyo Game Show: A Non-Press Account

Editor’s Forward: While Ripten did report on news coming out of TGS 08, we were not able to attend the event in person. more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Sony, Survival Horror, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Xbox 360 Review: Dead Space

From the dark recesses of my mailbox surfaced a copy of the recently released EA game, Dead Space. Readily equipped with more…

Genre, News, Platformer, PlayStation 3, Sony, Trailers
Sackboy Gives Sarah Palin the Pimp Hand

If you’re like me – and I know you are – you have been enjoying the Schadenfreude as Republican vice-presidential more…

Genre, Microsoft, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Role Playing Game, Sony, Xbox 360
The Fallout from Fallout 3’s Piracy

Vault 101 just got plundered. The eagerly anticipated Fallout 3 is nearly upon us, yet a full three weeks before its more…

First Person, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Mirror’s Edge set to be the First in a Series; Level Editor hinted at for Second Title

In a recent interview with Ausgamers, Owen O’Brien, Senior Producer of Mirror’s Edge, has revealed that the game is the first more…

DS, Microsoft, News, Nintendo, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
SouthPeak Games Buys Gamecock Media Group

Today, publisher SouthPeak Games announced that it has acquired Austin-based Gamecock Media Group. SouthPeak, the company more…

Driving, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Obama Billboards Appear In Burnout Paradise

In a move that’s well beyond any lame Second Life appearances, the Obama campaign has bought ad space in Paradise City. EA more…

Film and TV, Misc, News, Trailers
What If Pixar Had Made ‘The Dark Knight’?

You know, I occasionally see these mash-up videos that combine two Intellectual Properties to create a fairly awesome more…