Events

GameStop Hosting Halo: Reach Preview Events on Friday

GameStop stores across the nation will be hosting early preview events for Halo: Reach this Friday, each with a Major League Gaming player showing off new Reach content and giving out tips and tricks for the new game.

The Best Gaming Cosplay of Comic Con 2010

At last!! RipTen presents to you our favorite video game costumes from the grand daddy of all pop culture conventions!! Comic Con!! You know, the one you probably couldn't afford to go to. Luckily we did, and we had our cameras ready!! Enjoy!!

Double XP Weekend for Transformers: War for Cybertron

The guys at High Moon Studios, developers of Transformers: War for Cybertron, are hosting another double XP multiplayer weekend starting 6:00pm PST, Friday, July 30th through 12:00am PST, Monday, August 2nd.

Five O’Clock Fan Art: Donkey Kong Country

If Donkey Kong had looked like this in the original game, I think Mario would've thought twice before climbing those girders. Yeesh ...

Wii Games Summer 2010 NYC Main Event Coverage

Today I had the pleasure of going to the Wii Games Summer 2010 NYC Main event held at Liberty State Park, NJ. I had pre-registered for the event on the official website at ...

$100,000 Virgin Gaming Red Hot Summer Tournament Is On, Ends August 8th

If you're into lazy days at the beach then this news update isn't for you. But, if your idea of a fun consists of pwning noobs in online tournaments and winning boat loads of money for your efforts, then Virgin Gaming has got you covered ...

Dragon Quest IX Nintendo World Event Pictures

Yesterday my girlfriend was able to attend the Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies launch event at the Nintendo World Store in New York City. Here are ...

My Wallet Is Divided On The 2010 Xbox Live Summer of Arcade

It's been a while since I bought an Xbox Live Arcade game, mostly because I'm too lazy to punch in my credit card number into the Xbox, much less get up, go to the store, and get a points card. (Ugh, playing games is hard!) Regardless of my apathy, I'll probably be buying at least five Xbox Live Arcade games this summer, thanks to Microsoft's XBL Summer of Arcade event.

Halo 3 Offering 2X XP, Gears of War 2 8X XP for 4th of...

Not partying this weekend for the 4th of July? Maybe no plans? Not invited to the local pool party? Well, sorryboutcha, but at least there's plenty of gaming to be done this Independence weekend with special events from both Halo 3 and Gears of War 2 to celebrate...

E3 2010 Game Critics Awards Announced

The 2010 edition of the secret handshake club, better known as the Game Critics, has just announced their E3 2010 voting results. Which publications make up this elite group of gaming gurus? The ones I'm about to list below ...

Super Mario Bros. Marathon Is Happening Live Right Now

Right now the third annual Super Mario Bros. Marathon is going on for charity. The group at Mario Marathon will be playing through several Mario titles and all proceeds will go to the Child’s Play Charity ...

PlayStation Fans “See It, Hear It, Play It & Share it Here First” at...

SCEA announced its sixth consecutive year teaming up with the Alliance of Action Sports for this summer's Dew Tour Skate Open and ISF Skateboarding World Championships.

Ripten’s Best of E3 2010 Awards

The last of our E3 2010 previews are rolling in today and the E3 decor you've come to embrace the past two weeks will soon be gone. But before we bid E3 2010 farewell, let's take a look back ...

E310 Hands-On Preview: Vanquish, You Will Stop “That” From Happening

SEGA and Platinum Games' futuristic third person shooter "Vanquish" is a title I was definitely looking forward to playing at E3 2010, so I made sure to get some hands-on time with it after our behind-closed-doors walk-through ...

E310: New Trailer for Ubisoft’s I Am Alive

Last week, Ubisoft quietly released a new trailer for I Am Alive, the post-earthquake survival shooter announced at Ubidays in '08.