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Features, Microsoft, News
Microsoft Denies Xbox Live Security Compromised

When we start to talk about possible breaches of Microsoft’s online security, many gamers get paranoid. While known for being more…

Microsoft, MMO, News, PC, Real Time Strategy
Microsoft Previews Age of Empires Online’s Skirmish Hall in New Video

Microsoft has released the latest ‘booster pack’ of content for Age of Empires Online in the form of a new Skirmish Mode. more…

Events, Microsoft, Rumors, Sony, Wii U
Will The PS4 and Next Xbox be Announced at E3 2012?

Nintendo’s response to slowing Wii sales was to announce the Wii U at E3 last year, hoping to leapfrog both Microsoft and more…

indie, News, Xbox Live
Microsoft Tweaks Indie Game Size Limits and Pricing On Xbox Live

Indie games published on Xbox Live can now be bigger and cheaper. Microsoft has changed the maximum file size limit of more…

Action, Editorials, Industry-News, PlayStation 3, PSN, Sandbox, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Buyer’s Remorse: The Problem With Online Passes

You go to Gamestop. You buy your copy of Battlefield 3 and get ready for some long hours of multiplayer madness. All the more…

Industry-News, Microsoft, News, Nintendo, Sony
Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft Have Pulled Their Individual Support From SOPA…Sorta

Well that’s interesting. It seems that Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony have all decided to pull their support from SOPA. more…

First Person Shooter, Microsoft, Reviews, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary (Xbox 360)

The HD remake is becoming a rather popular trend in gaming these days.  Just last week, Metal Gear Solid released their HD more…

Action, PC, Platformer, PlayStation 3, PSN, Retro, Reviews, Wii, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: BurgerTime World Tour (XBLA)

The original BurgerTime was released in 1982, and took its place as an arcade classic fondly remembered by many alongside the more…

PC, Platformer, Reviews, SEGA, Side Scroller, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Sonic Generations (Xbox 360)

June 2011 marked the 20th anniversary of everyone’s favorite cobalt Erinaceus europaeus, and SEGA has decided to mark the more…

Microsoft, News, Role Playing Game, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Mass Effect 3 Beta Leaks Onto XBL, Bioware Responds

If you happen to be apart of Microsoft’s Xbox Live Preview Program for the new dashboard launching this holiday, you may have more…

Industry-News, Microsoft, Rumors, Xbox, Xbox 360
Is a New Xbox (“Xbox Next”) Coming in 2013?

Develop seems to be on a roll today.  Just earlier they reported that the PS4 was in the works, and now we have news of a more…

First Person Shooter, Kinect, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Check out the Full List of Halo Anniversary Achievements

Master Chief isn’t just having his original adventure reskinned and rehashed, oh no.  He’s also getting a full blown list of more…

Driving, Kinect, Microsoft, Reviews, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Forza Motorsport 4 (Xbox 360)

Forza 4 is a very big game. So big, in fact, that even after completing well over 100 career races I have experienced a more…

Features, indie, Industry-News, Kinect, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Microsoft Studios Acquires Twisted Pixel – Splosions Incoming

It was only a matter of time. After pumping out Xbox Live hits like The Maw and Mr and Ms Splosion Man – and now the more…

DLC, Features, Microsoft, News, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Gears of War 3 Takes DLC To a New Low

Epic Games have finally brought Gears of War 3 before us, but their attempt at DLC is the most pathetic approach I’ve seen more…