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Events, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
New Xbox Experience to Launch November 19

Major Nelson, who is currently chilling out and live-blogging in Japan at the Tokyo Game Show, just confirmed that the New more…

News
No More Heroes 2 Trailer Touches Down

Did you get the joke in the headline? Because the main character’s name is Travis Touchdown…see? Anyway, Suda 51 and more…

News, Platformer, PlayStation 3, Sandbox, Simulation, Sony
LittleBigGiveaway: Two LittleBigPlanet Beta Keys Up For Grabs!

We here at Ripten love our community- almost to the point where it’s illegal, really. But while we’re standing at a minimal more…

Action, Art, DS, Events, PC, Platformer, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360
If Ever There Was a Good Reason for Lego Cannibalism: LEGO Batman Cake

Holy crap. At first glance, that image looks like a promotional set for the recently released LEGO Batman game, and more…

Features, Misc, News, Trailers
Dave Perry: Videogames Can Only Get Better

Game designer Dave Perry, the man behind one of the greatest games of all time, Earthworm Jim,  has given a talk over at TED more…

Action, Adventure, Genre, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3, Sandbox, Sony, Third Person, Trailers, Xbox 360
New Tomb Raider: Underworld Video: See Lara Croft’s Sexy New Animations and Capabilities

Another Tomb Raider: Underworld developer video has surfaced, and in it, the game’s Creative Director and Lead Animator delve more…

Genre, Misc, News
New Nintendo Points Can’t be Shared Between the Wii and DSi

It has been revealed that the new point system Nintendo will be using when the DSi store launches cannot be shared between more…

Action, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
2K Responds Again to PS3 Bioshock Complaints

A few days ago we reported that 2K Community Manager, Elizabeth Tobey, had responded to complaints voiced by gamers on their more…

Action, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Master Chief is a Political Liability

The lexicon of American politics includes many derogatory terms: carpetbagger, hatchet man, or flip-flopper. Now we can add more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, Misc, News, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Gears Branded “Shoes of War”

First there was the Lancer Assault Rifle replica. Now, for your consideration, the brain trust at Globe skate footwear bring more…

Microsoft, News, Nintendo, PC, PlayStation 3, Sony, Wii, Xbox 360
Fall 2008 Lineup: R² Breakdown

Fall is fast approaching, and your bank balance will soon be dropping faster than the leaves on the tree outside your window. more…

News
LittleBigComputer: Brilliant or Insane?

At this rate we might as well make the “hey look at this crazy-ass thing some dude made in LittleBigPlanet” post a daily more…

News
Fallout 3 DC Metro Ads Causing Shock and Awe

Game advertisements, from the Halo 3 commercials last year to the Gears of War “Mad World” ad the year before, have gotten more…

Genre, Microsoft, Music, News, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
Rock Band 2 Merch Store Helps You Fool Your Friends Into Thinking You’re in a Real Band

Hey look up there! It’s me; I’m so famous! I’m in this band called Your Favorite Constellation, you’ve probably heard of us. more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, News, Role Playing Game, Third Person, Xbox 360
“Great Job – Now GTFO YOU’RE FIRED!” Silicon Knights Lays Off 26 Employees

According to Canadian developer Silicon Knights, the layoff of 26 employees was – ahem – too human. Joystiq reports more…