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indie, News, Platformer
Return To The Sky Is A Gorgeous Platformer

Created by a group of students from DigiPen, Return to the Sky is a 2D escape platformer where players take on the role of an more…

Platformer, Previews, XBL Arcade
PAX Prime 2012: Mark of the Ninja Sneaks in for the Kill

Though you would have seen some of the biggest upcoming titles at PAX, it is often the smaller titles that serve as the most more…

3DS, Platformer, Reviews
RipTen Review: New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)

I may not have been born of the era, but I was still playing Super Mario Bros. 3 by the time I could hold a controller.  I more…

News, Nintendo, Platformer
Disney’s Wreck-It Ralph to Receive the Side-Scrolling Treatment on Nintendo Systems

Though Pixar has taken the animation spotlight in Disney’s production studios in recent years, the upcoming Wreck-It more…

News, Platformer, PSN, XBL Arcade
Pid Finds a Publisher on Its Way to the Downloadable Market

Good news for fans of 2D platformers (I can’t be the only one still, right?), upcoming downloadable title Pid has found a more…

Previews, PSN, XBL Arcade
E3 2012: Pid’s Downloadable Future Looks Bright

RipTen’s preview of Might & Delight’s Pid In a conference full of titles pushing the limits of graphical and aural more…

Android, iOS, iPad, News
Today’s Free Mobile Apps: Paper Monsters (iOS) Hockey Fight (Android)

Each morning, get a cup of coffee, Mountain Dew, or whatever poison you choose, grab your mobile device or pad, and join more…

indie, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews, Side Scroller
RipTen Review: Vessel (PC)

In the golden age of the worker, when worker’s rights were freshly won and the unions were widely respected as groups that more…

Platformer, PSN, Reviews, Side Scroller, XBL Arcade
RipTen Review: Scarygirl (XBLA)

Since I’m unfamiliar with the origins of Nathan Jurevicius’s Scarygirl, my initial expectations of the game are decided more…

News
Limbo Now Available For Mac on Steam

If your primary computer is a Mac, as is my situation, you may find your choices severely limited on Steam. While some great more…

Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews, Side Scroller, XBL Arcade
RipTen Review: Trine 2 (XBLA)

Trine 2 combines a beautiful, artistic and vibrant world with platforming, puzzles and action / RPG elements to create one of more…

Mac, News, PC, Platformer, Steam, Xbox 360
Team Meat Begin Creating New Game, “More Experimental”

Team Meat, the two person company behind Super Meat Boy, have begun work on their new game, this time looking at being more more…

Action, Adventure, DLC, News, Platformer, XBL Arcade
Lara Croft & the Guardian of Light Launching Without Online Co-Op

I think the two Summer of Arcade games that I’m most excited about are Monday Night Combat and Lara Croft & The Guardian more…

Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
Ripten Review: Limbo (XBLA)

Let me put this out there from the get go: Limbo isn’t as big and amazing as everyone has made it out to be. Yes it is a good more…

Features, Rumors
Latest Sonic the Hedgehog Voice Actor Jason Griffith Parting Ways with SEGA’s Iconic Character?

The recent web chatter on several hardcore Sonic fan sites revolves around the possibility of the character’s voice actor more…