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Reviews, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: BattleBlock Theater

I have been waiting for Battleblock Theater since the second I finished Castle Crashers. For those of you who don’t know The more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Xbox LIVE Friends List, Messaging, Party Issues – Microsoft Aware and Working on Fix

Earlier today, the Xbox LIVE service crapped the bed and was inaccessible to many subscribers. While the majority of the more…

Features, News, Xbox 360
Xbox LIVE Servers Go Down, Hacked? Not So Pleasant Always-Online Reminder

Though nothing has been officially confirmed, it certainly seems like the Xbox LIVE servers are down. There are rumors more…

News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Square Enix Announces Huge Xbox Live Sale

  Today, Square Enix announced their their biggest Xbox Live sale to date, beginning today, and running until March more…

News, Xbox Live
Over 40 New Apps Set to Adorn Our Xbox Live Dashboards in 2013

Remember the days when a game console was just a game console, designed and delivered for the sole purpose of giving you more…

News, Nintendo, Wii, Wii U
Nintendo Network ID Linked to a Single Console, Underage “Consent Charge” Applies

The Wii U is now on the market and the video game media has been flooded with coverage, focusing on what the system has to offer more…

Features, News
Xbox Live 10th Anniversary Bitter for Many

Communication matters, and Microsoft is likely to learn this hard way. On this, the marking of the tenth anniversary of Xbox more…

DS, DSi, News, Nintendo, Wii
Man Convicted Of Pirating Almost $12 Million In Nintendo Games Set To Walk The Plank

In a recent article we published concerning pirated versions of Halo 4 hitting the streets, we discussed the swift action more…

First Person Shooter, News, Nintendo, Wii U
Wii U Owners Will Not Be Getting The Elite Experience In Black Ops II

With the launch of the Wii U console exactly one month away, the coverage of both the hardware and the games continues to more…

First Person Shooter, News, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Experience The Dark Depths of Metro 2033 For Less, Only On Xbox Live

When Metro 2033 was released back in 2010, it had the impact of a small drop in an ocean of first person shooters that were more…

First Person Shooter, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Want To Play Halo 4 Early? Prepare To Meet Microsoft’s Banhammer

The news that Halo 4 has leaked onto the internet two weeks before the retail launch is really a surprise to nobody. Highly more…

News
Microsoft Offers Xbox Incentives for Watching The Presidential Debates

If you’re anything like me and have been neck-deep in coverage of the 2012 campaign, you’re probably excited to see how more…

Features, Music, PSN, Reviews, Xbox Live
RipTen Review: Rock Band Blitz (XBLA)

I first enjoyed the rhythm genre during its more nascent days, but Rock Band made me truly love music games.  Harmonix more…

Features, News, PlayStation 3, PSN
Psychonauts to Bend Minds on the PlayStation 3

By now, speaking about Psychonauts inevitably means mentioning the game’s cult status and the lack of a deserved 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…