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First Person Shooter, News, Xbox 360
Bungie Hint At Halo 3 Expansion, Not New Game

After receiving the Edge Award for Interactive Innovation, Halo 3 creators Bungie have thanked the publication via a highly more…

Features, Microsoft, News, Nintendo, PlayStation 3, PSP, Sony, Wii, Xbox 360
Even PS3 Owners Rate Xbox Live Best

In a recent opinion poll, 74.7% of the PlayStation 3 owners surveyed considered Xbox Live to be the online service with the more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
New 360 Dashboard Update is Entirely Optional

Major Nelson let loose on his latest podcast that the upcoming Dashboard update for the Xbox 360 will be entirely optional.  more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
New Xbox 360 Dashboard Screenshots

During Monday’s Microsoft Press Conference, the company announced what they are calling the ‘New Xbox Experience.’ One more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Get Ready For the New Xbox Live Experience

Ripten’s own Andrew Podolsky reported on the upcoming “new Xbox Live Experience” in his Microsoft Press Conference coverage, more…

Microsoft, Xbox 360
Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix Beta Night – Roommates Discuss

Got the (deep breath) Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix Beta (phew) up and running on the 42 in LCD and roped my more…

First Person, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
COD4 Update Now Available Through Xbox Live

Hopefully people will now actually die when you shoot them in the head. It’s been talked about for months, rumored for more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, News, Previews, Role Playing Game, Third Person, Xbox 360
Earn Money in Fable 2 Before It Releases – No Prostitution Required

In an attempt to get you more excited about Fable 2′s release, Peter Molyneux and the studly geniuses at Lionhead are giving more…

Microsoft, News, PC, Strategy, Xbox 360
Rumor: Halo Wars Coming to PC with Cross-Platform Play – UPDATE – Denied!

According to the folks over at the Angry Pixel, their source at Microsoft informs them that the upcoming Halo RTS, Halo Wars, more…

First Person Shooter, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Master Chief Eats Soap – CoD4 Takes Top Spot on Xbox Live

Major Nelson posted the LIVE activity for the week of January 14th, and guess what took the top spot? Well, I guess I already more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, News, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Cheers! Undertow is Your Free Xbox Live Game

Undertow is officially Microsoft’s sacrificial lamb, offered up to all the players who suffered through the recent Xbox Live more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Microsoft Had My 360 Whacked (And Other Fun Stuff)

Anyone who’s been following the news (or rumors, as Microsoft would have you believe) knows that I have not been having much more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox, Xbox 360
Major Nelson Muffled: Microsoft Can’t Legally Discuss Xbox Live Issues

What good is being the Xbox Live spokesperson, if you’re unable to speak? Xbox Live’s problems are old news by now. Since more…

Action, Genre, Microsoft, PlayStation 3, Sony, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Impressions: The Club

Bizarre Creations’ perspective on the action genre made The Club an intriguing inclusion on the release schedules. They lack more…

Action, Adventure, First Person Shooter, Genre, Microsoft, Music, News, Xbox, Xbox 360
Xbox LIVE Server Problems Cause Achievements To Disappear

As if the recent Xbox Live issues hadn’t caused enough problems, it now appears that you can actually lose an unlocked more…