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Ripten Review: Alan Wake’s American Nightmare (XBLA)

Alan Wake is probably one of my favorite games. It wasn’t a perfect game by any means. It could get tedious from time to more…

News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
Hope for an XBLA Version of Oddworld Stranger’s Wrath Lives

Our friends over at VG24/7 sure do know how to brighten my day. Recently, they spoke with Just Add Water, the studio more…

News, XBL Arcade
Xbox Live Prices Go Up Despite Decline in Metacritic Scores (XBLA)

The Xbox Live Arcade is mirroring the times, says a recent analysis, and that may leave you strapped for cash. The fine more…

News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Xbox Live Arcade House Party Line-up Revealed, Dated and Priced

Microsoft’s Major Nelson, via his blog, has revealed the full line-up for this year’s Xbox Live House Party. This is a more…

First Person Shooter, Industry-News, News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Crysis Is “Not” An Xbox Live Arcade Title

Late last week, we reported that the single player portion of the original Crysis would make its way onto consoles sometime more…

Action, News, Role Playing Game, Trailers, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Crimson Alliance – Direwolf the Warrior Trailer

Certain Affinity has released the latest trailer for their upcoming multiplayer action RPG, Crimson Alliance. “Choose more…

iPad, News, PC, Tower Defense, XBL Arcade, Xbox Live
The First Unstoppable Gorg Screenshots Look Sweet

When Futuremark isn’t busy making your PC cry with their benchmarking software like 3DMark 11, they sometimes manage to churn more…

Internet Games, News, PC, Xbox 360
360 Version of Minecraft to Launch in Beta

Minecraft is a huge game. It finally hit 3 million users recently, and a version for the Xbox 360 is finally coming. That’s more…

Platformer, Reviews, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
RipTen Review: Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet (XBLA)

FuelCell Games has created a fascinating, unique experience with their latest downloadable title, Insanely Twisted Shadow more…

iPad, News, PC, Real Time Strategy, XBL Arcade
Futuremark Unveils a New Tower Defense Game From 1954, “Unstoppable Gorg”

Last week I got a telegram (yes, an actual telegram) from 1954.  It was from Futuremark Games.  The makers of Shattered more…

News, Trailers, Video, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Bastion’s Lush Xbox Live Launch Trailer

Warner Bros. Interactive have released a launch trailer for their upcoming Xbox Live Arcade title Bastion. The video shows more…

Industry-News, Microsoft, News, Real Time Strategy, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
New South Park Game Coming Exclusively To XBLA

345 Games have confirmed the development of a second South Park title exclusively for Xbox LIVE Arcade. Its been nearly two more…

PlayStation 3, PSN, Reviews, Strategy, Survival Horror, Third Person, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Dead Block (XBLA)

Candygun Games just launched their latest title Dead Block for Xbox Live Arcade. Players must fight for survival against the more…

Driving, PlayStation 3, PSN, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Burnout CRASH! Announced with Screens

Criterion Games and Electronic Arts Inc. today announced Burnout CRASH! The next instalment in the Burnout series will arrive more…

dungeon crawl, Industry-News, Mac, News, PC, Steam, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
Torchlight Reaches 1 Million Sales Across All Platforms

Runic Games celebrated today as they announced their dungeon crawling RPG, Torchlight has sold over 1 million copies across all more…