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Editorials, Features
Games Don’t Desensitize Us To Violence (And The SuperNanny Talks Out Her Fanny)

My love of pixel on pixel violence began with the 1993 Commodore Amiga hit Cannon Fodder. Pouring out grenades and bullets in more…

Features, News
Psychologist: Blaming Video Games For Violence Is Racist!

If you wanted to count the number of times video games have been blamed for tragedies, you would need the fingers of more…

Editorials, Features, News
Jack Thompson Claims Victory in Medal of Honor Debate – Says Gamers Can, “Go To Hell”

You can call Jack Thompson many things, but modest is not one of them.  In the wake of EA’s decision to change the name of more…

Film and TV, First Person Shooter, Interviews, Simulation, Third Person Shooter, Video
Latest Episode of Penn & Teller’s Bullshit! Tackles Violent Video Games

Violence and video games is a topic almost as old as time itself, and we’re all getting tired of hearing people discuss more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Reward Reaches $50,000 for Missing Ont. Teen, Microsoft and Jack Thompson Offer Assistance

The search continues for the missing Ontario Canada 15 year-old, Brandon Crisp, who fled his home after an argument with his more…

Genre, Microsoft, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
Firefox Add-On Helps Counts Down to Jack Thompson’s Disbarment Date

If the constant Jack Thompson disbarment updates aren’t giving you the kind of instant gratification you hunger for, thank more…

News
Jack Thompson Disbarred! Oh Snap!

In news to be filed in the “couldn’t come soon enough” category, anti-videogame lawyer extraordinaire Jack Thompson has been more…

Action, Adventure, News
Jack Thompson: Anti-Videogame Advocate and Clairvoyant Threatens Take 2

Thailand just got an ally in its war on Grand Theft Auto: Jack Thompson. A caricature of thriving in the face of more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, Misc, News, PlayStation 3, Sandbox, Sony, Third Person, Xbox 360
Christian Conservative Essay on Videogames Fumbles and Falls Flat

Jesus takes time to teach a child about the PS3 rumble feature Jesus wept. The Christian Examiner Online has weighed in with more…

Genre, Misc, News
Game Over? Court Recommends Permanent Disbarment of Jack Thompson

Game Over? Court Recommends Permanent Disbarment of Jack Thompson Could it be the beginning of the end for gaming’s loudest more…

Events, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3, Previews, Sony, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Hands-On with Dark Sector Multiplayer (Bonus Official Screenshot Gallery!)

During GDC, the Ripten crew was privy to an exclusive invite-only shindig presented by the good people at D3Publishing. What more…

News
Video Tribute to Jack Thompson

With the recent antics of everybody’s favorite neighborhood lawyer stirring gamers everywhere to utter a few choice words more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
WTF: Jack Thompson Defends Mass Effect?

Brian from Kotaku and Jack Thompson seem to exchange e-mails fairly frequently, and what came from this exchange may very more…

Action, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3, Sony, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Jack Thompson Winding up for GTA IV

With the announcement earlier this week of a release date for GTA IV, the always accurate Miami lawyer Jack Thompson has more…

Action, Genre, News, PlayStation 3, Sony
Copy of Grand Theft Auto III Signed By Jack Thompson For Sale on Ebay

Very ironic, however I am not impressed as this pales in comparison to the bible I found in a hotel room, signed by none more…