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News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
E3 2011: Battlefield 3 Trailer Show’s why it’s Unique

EA’s new E3 Battlefield 3 Trailer Shows what sets the game apart.  In my opinion a great looking game with interesting more…

Kinect, News, Xbox 360
E3 2011: Mass Effect 3 Will Have Kinect Support

At the E3 2011 Microsoft Keynote press event Bioware’s Ray Muzyka announced Kinect support for Mass Effect 3. “It’s more…

3DS, Features, News
3DS Final Design Confirmed

The 3DS design that was revealed at E3 this year was carefully described as not necessarily final.  However, in a recent more…

Misc, News
E3 2010 Critic Awards Handed Out

Well E3 is long gone into the morning sun, and now all that remains is the cliche post-show hand out of awards. They’re just more…

Features, MMO, Video
New Old Republic Gameplay Trailer Released By LucasArts

The actual gameplay trailer we witnessed behind closed doors at E3 2010 has finally been released by LucasArts!!  Watch as all more…

Industry-News, News, Video
Complete Portal 2 E310 Demo Footage Now Available In Full HD

Remember when we told you that the entire Portal 2 E310 demo was being released in seven small parts directly from Valve?  more…

Microsoft, News, Nintendo, PlayStation 3, Sony, Wii, Xbox 360
Mega64′s TruthPhones™ Reveal What E3′s Big Three Presenters Were Really Thinking

As anyone who saw the presentations of Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony at E3 can attest, not everything went right, or well, more…

Features, MMO, News, PC, Previews
The Old Republic “Sure Thing” and TERA “Sleeper Hit” Leading New Wave of MMOs

In the coming weeks and months I will have much more to say about both of these games, but let me just say a couple of things more…

Events, Features, Industry-News, News
E3 2010 Game Critics Awards Announced

The 2010 edition of the secret handshake club, better known as the Game Critics, has just announced their E3 2010 voting more…

Editorials, Features
Real Gamers vs. Booth Babes, Give Us What We Really Want

I’m going to preface this writeup by clarifying that E3 2010 was my first time attending as press, and that I still spent a more…

Features, Microsoft, News, Nintendo, Sony, Xbox 360
Microsoft: My Ware Bad, My Ware Hood, My Ware Do Stuff That Your Ware Wish It Could (Kinect & 360s)

Albert Penello, Director of Platform Marketing for Xbox, recently sat down for an interview to talk about Microsoft’s E3 more…

Events, Features, News
Ripten’s Best of E3 2010 Awards

The last of our E3 2010 previews are rolling in today and the E3 decor you’ve come to embrace the past two weeks will soon be more…

3DS, DS, Editorials, Features, Nintendo
Three Problems with the Nintendo 3DS

The Nintendo 3DS is a portable gaming device that has me really excited. Upon getting the unit in my hands at E3 and actually more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3, Previews, Xbox 360
E310 Hands-On Preview: Kane & Lynch 2: A Sequel Done Right

The original Kane & Lynch: Dead Men was praised for its intense story and  gritty characters, but the gameplay left more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
E310 Hands-On Preview: Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, The One You’ve Been Waiting For

Let’s face it, Castlevania has never successfully made the transition from 2D to 3D.  While Konami continues to release great more…