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Yakuza 3: Dress Up Your Hostess Girls

I have never played any of the Yakuza series, but from what I gather they sound a lot like the GTA games, which makes...

CES Stage Presentation of inFamous features electricity and awesomeness

I nearly featured the word "shockingly" in the title of this post. Nearly. Just count yourself lucky that I...

Prototype Comes Back from the Dead

Prototype was a hotly anticipated open-world action game that was originally supposed to release last year. After an impressive showing at GDC, Prototype...

Fallout 3 Review (PC)

Unless you're living under a rock, I'm sure that you've heard about Fallout 3 and how awesome it is.  If there is any doubt,...

Ripten Readers’ Choice: Game of the Year Nominees

2008 was a big year. There were so many great games released that it's incredibly hard to decide which one deserves to be...

GTA: Chinatown Wars to be released March 2009

Rockstar has announced today that Grand Theft Auto's DS debut, Chinatown Wars, will be released on March 17 and 20, 2009, in America and...

GTA4 DLC Release Confirmed for Feb. 17th

Earlier today, Rockstar confirmed that the much-talked-about downloadable content for Grand Theft Auto IV would be released on February 17, 2009, exclusively for the...

PC Review: Far Cry 2

Let's get one thing straight before proceeding: I hated the original Far Cry. It was a long, soul-sucking siege in a Hawaiian shirt that...

Sony Scoop on MAG, Resistance PSP, Infamous, and Socom Confrontation Trophies

A trusted source has let Ripten in on some information regarding the status of several high profile Sony titles on the horizon, so I...

Riccitiello: “There will be a Mercenaries 3 and … a Mercenaries 10.”

Pandemic's sandbox destruction plaything Mercenaries 2 is apparently getting an additional installment (and then some), according to John Riccitiello. The announcement reared its expected...

New Xbox Experience Loads Games 10-15 Seconds Faster via Hard Drive, Worth the Space?

Stephen Totilo over at the MTV Multiplayer blog decided to spend a portion of his Halloween holiday by treating himself to the "New Xbox...

PS3 Underdelivers Again – FarCry 2 Gimped?

After all this hullabaloo about how the PlayStation 3 is the only "true" HD console, here comes the release of FarCry 2 to slap...

NYPD in Row Over Saints Row 2: Volition May Have New York Privileges Revoked

Illinois developer Volition, the makers of Saints Row 2, are under fire today as the New York Police department came out swinging their PR-25...

LittleBigGiveaway: Two LittleBigPlanet Beta Keys Up For Grabs!

We here at Ripten love our community- almost to the point where it's illegal, really. But while we're standing at a minimal 500 yard...

New Tomb Raider: Underworld Video: See Lara Croft’s Sexy New Animations and Capabilities

Another Tomb Raider: Underworld developer video has surfaced, and in it, the game's Creative Director and Lead Animator delve into the plethora of new...