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Features, Industry-News, News, Role Playing Game
Obsidian Wants To Go All Digital… To “Stab the Used Game Market in The Heart”

Obsidian Entertainment is apparently not a fan of the used games market, which is pretty understandable, considering the more…

News, PlayStation 3, Role Playing Game, Xbox 360
South Park: The Game Will be a “Full-Scale” RPG

Game Informer’s latest cover brings us some information on the next South Park game, and this time creators Trey Parker and more…

First Person Shooter, News, PC, Platformer, Real Time Strategy, Role Playing Game, Steam, Third Person Shooter
Steam Summer Sale Day 5: Alpha Protocol, Homefront

Welcome to day five of the Steam summer sale. Today’s the day to try out some controversial titles: Homefront and Alpha more…

Features, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Previews, Role Playing Game, Video, Xbox 360
Dungeon Siege III – A Polished and Bug-Free Obsidian RPG!?

Yep, that’s what I said.  Now, before you go on yelling and screaming saying I haven’t yet finished the full game or that more…

Mac, News, PC
Steam Winter Sale Day 4: Darksiders, Alpha Protocol 75% off

The Steam Winter Sale continues today, bringing discounts to two of Ripten’s favourite games: Darksiders and Alpha more…

News, PC, Role Playing Game
Get Alpha Protocol for $7.50 Right Now!!

Why are you still reading this!?  Log into Steam and buy Alpha Protocol.  It’s only $7.50!!  What’s the catch?  You’ve more…

Microsoft, News, Nintendo, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Daily Deal: Gamefly

Looking to score a blockbuster game from this summer at an insane price? Then you’ll want to check out Gamefly this week. more…

Features, Industry-News, News, Role Playing Game
Alpha Protocol Has Sold 700,000 Copies

Sega and Obsidian’s Action-RPG Alpha Protocol came out in May this year to mixed reviews from critics, but it has still more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, SEGA, Xbox 360
Alpha Protocol Just Became Omega Protocol, Too

SEGA’s third-person espionage role-playing game, Alpha Protocol, did not quite win over the hearts and minds of gamers more…

Mac, Misc, News, PC
Steam sale Day 2: Ghostbusters, AvP Classic, Resident Evil 5 and More

Steam has updated, and today’s deals have been revealed. The deals set to run for the whole week continue to run, and a new more…

Features, PC, Reviews
RipTen Video Review: Alpha Protocol (PC)

Obsidian’s long awaited espionage RPG has finally arrived!  But can it live up to the hype, or is Alpha Protocol the first more…

DS, DSi, Features, News, PC, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PSP, SEGA, Wii, Xbox 360
New Game Releases: 5/30 – 6/5

In what seems to be a very mediocre week in new game releases, SEGA makes a big splash with the release of Alpha Protocol and more…

Action, Adventure, Microsoft, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
Supposed Alpha Protocol Dev Says Game “Should Have Been Scrapped”

I have a friend in the gaming industry who passionately defends the games he helps create and rightfully so. He puts his blood, more…

Features, News, PC, Trailers
Who Is Michael “Super Spy With Music Video” Thorton?

Part James Bond, part Jason Bourne, and part Jack Bauer — Michael Thorton is the ultimate super spy — but you can call him more…