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RipTen Review: Warlords (XBLA)

I would be remiss if I didn’t start my review by delving into the history behind this game. The original Warlords was more…

News, Trailers
Become a Master and Guardian of Middle-earth

While out of the pop culture eye of Sauron for a few years now, The Lord of Rings is looking to make a comeback this holiday more…

Reviews, Third Person Shooter, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Hybrid (XBLA)

Hybrid’s lineage is perhaps one of its most interesting aspects. This unlikely project has 5th Cell, the developer of more…

News, PC, Sandbox, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
Minecraft Sales Surpass 8 Million on the PC, New Xbox Live Content on the Way

If you had told us two years ago that Minecraft would be breaking sales records, we probably wouldn’t have believed you. more…

Features, News, PC, PSN, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
ESRB Introduces New Rating System For Online Content

Whenever you boot up an online-enabled game, the familiar phrase “Online interactions not rated by the ESRB” will always be one f more…

Action, Horror, PlayStation 3, PSN, PSN, Reviews, Stealth, Third Person, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Naughty Bear: Panic In Paradise (XBLA)

When watching Texas Chainsaw Massacre’s Leatherface chase down innocent teenagers with a chainsaw, haven’t you always more…

News, PC, PSN, XBL Arcade
The Next Episode of The Walking Dead Is Around the Corner

If you’re like me, you’re chomping at the bit for more news about the next episode in Telltale Games’ The Walking more…

News, Side Scroller, Stealth, Steam, XBL Arcade
Become a Ninja on Steam with Mark of the Ninja Next Month

It’s no secret around here how impressive Klei Entertainment’s Mark of the Ninja has been.  Despite its strange release on more…

Action, Features, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Third Person, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Jet Set Radio HD (PSN)

Nostalgia can be a cruel mistress. Revisiting a beloved game from the days of yore can sometimes invoke warm fuzzy feelings, 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…

Features, News, PlayStation 3, PS Vita, Sony
Why Sony’s Gamescom Showing Is Both Impressive and Worrisome

Coming out of E3, Sony had some problems to address.  While the PlayStation powerhouse showed off impressive exclusives like more…

Platformer, Reviews, Role Playing Game, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
RipTen Review: Dust: An Elysian Tail (XBLA)

For those of us raised in the bygone era of 2D side-scrollers, the recent success of games like Rayman Origins, Shadow more…

Reviews, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Deadlight (XBLA)

The  zombie apocalypse theme is well-tread ground in pretty much every entertainment medium these days, so we wouldn’t blame more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, XBL Arcade
Limbo Developer’s Next Project Years from Release

For fans of the downloadable title Limbo, I have a good news, bad news situation for all of you.  The good news is that more…

Action, Casual, Kinect, Reviews, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Wreckateer (XBLA)

One of my favorite games of all time is The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction. There is just something about watching more…