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Microsoft Unveils Their New Surface Tablet. What Could This Mean For Tablet Gaming?

I remember being among the detractors when the first Apple iPad was unveiled, having vocally denounced it as an overpriced more…

Arcade, Fighting, PlayStation 3, PSN, PSN, Reviews, SEGA, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
RipTen Review: Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown (PSN)

My history with Sega’s Virtua Fighter franchise has always been a shaky one. I normally have an aversion to 3D fighting more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
The Voice Behind Optimus Prime Discusses Transformers: Fall of Cybertron

Because of both the original target audience of the Transformers brand and the setting of the upcoming Transformers: Fall of more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Darksiders II’s Summer of Death Is Much Happier Than It Sounds

Pre-ordered Darksiders II but questioning if the game will be worth the asking price?  Well, in case the game is not enough more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Ripten Rewind: WWE All Stars (PS3)

After a week’s hiatus thanks to E3, the RipTen Rewind is back like a vertebrae. We like to keep things simple for the Rewind, more…

Features, Kinect, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Sony, Xbox 360
Microsoft’s Absence from Gamescom, TGS Shows Publisher’s Hand

Prior to E3, I made a prediction that Microsoft was going to tease their new console during their press conference. While I more…

PC, PlayStation 3, Previews, Xbox 360
E3 2012: Black Ops 2 – Why I May Finally Buy Another Call of Duty

I’ll be upfront with you, Call of Duty fans – I’ve only played the massive franchise fleetingly since the original Call more…

Action, News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
E3 2012: Dungeon Fighter Live Announced for the Xbox Live Arcade

If you have never heard of the game Dungeon & Fighter, you’re definitely not alone. The game has a dedicated following in more…

First Person Shooter, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
E3 2012: Doom 3 BFG Edition Announced. Prepare To Relive The Nightmare.

Re-releasing older video games on modern game consoles has become a common practice nowadays, however the quality and value can more…

First Person, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
E3 2012: Bethesda Delivers The Bloody Goods With The Dishonored Launch Trailer

Bethesda may be busy putting the finishing polish on “Dawnguard”, the first DLC pack for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, but this more…

DLC, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Role Playing Game, Xbox 360
E3 2012: Trailer For Skyrim DLC Dawnguard Promises Vampires, New Factions and The Crossbow!

Fans of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim have been waiting patiently for the first downloadable content, and the good news is that more…

PC, PlayStation 3, Previews, Xbox 360
E3 2012: Tomb Raider Will Make You Care About Lara Croft

It’s no secret that Square Enix’s reboot of Tomb Raider appears to be quite inspired by the Uncharted series, and there more…

Kinect, News, Xbox 360
E3 2012: NBA Baller Beats Debuts As An Xbox 360 Kinect Exclusive

If you’re a basketball fan who happens to like rhythm and dancing games, NBA Baller Beats might just be game worth looking more…

Kinect, Microsoft, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
E3 2012: Splinter Cell: Blacklist Will See Light Spring 2013

Microsoft’s E3 press conference brought us the announcement of a 6th title in the Splinter Cell series. Splinter Cell: more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
E3 2012: Electronic Arts Officially Unveil The Bone-Chilling Details Of Dead Space 3.

Like many a great video game hero, Isaac Clarke just can’t seem to catch a break. You wouldn’t be blamed for thinking that more…