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First Look: The Godfather 2

While the original The Godfather game was more of a typical thug action game, with extortion and racketeering seen as addicting side tasks, The...

Halo’s Believe Diorama Made With Burger King Viva Piñata Toys

Believa Piñata There isn't much more I can add. We all remember Halo's Believe TV advert, but did you ever wonder what it might...

Ripten’s Best of E3 2008

We've taken a week now to get our bearings and fully recover from our jet-lag, and I think overall we all felt that E3...

Review: FF Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift

From Emily: After acquiring the games journalism bug when I coerced him into live-blogging the Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix beta with...

Metal Gear Solid 4 Review

In the not too distant future, videogames have become routine.  The marketplace is controlled by commercial enterprises, publishing the same fast paced action year...

Ripten Radio: E3 08, Day 3 Wrap Up

Our third installment of Ripten Radio, will run you through the high (and sometimes low) points from E3 08 day 3. We give hands-on...

E3 08 Hands-On Preview: Ninja Town

I got a chance yesterday to demo some upcoming products from SouthPeak Games, one of which was Ninja Town, a tactical strategy game for...

Hands-On with Battlestations: Pacific

I love it when developers take the complaints of reviewers and the requests of their fans and deliver a sequel that addresses every one....

Vagina Hero: Exclusive First Look

Not content with the current level of Guitar Hero milking, what if Activision decided to take it to the next level with yet another...

Exclusive Creature Creator Offers Twice the Penis Possibilities

Computer giant HP is offering an exclusive edition of the Spore Creature Creator, complete with double the number of body parts of its free-to-download...

Halo Wars Begin The Information Drip

The steady flow of information about the units in the upcoming RTS, Halo Wars, is slowly beginning. Ensemble Studios have now revealed the Warthog...

Procedural Generation Competition 2nd Place Winner: Dyson

This happy asteroid is on my team now This game is seriously tripped out when you zoom way in and watch the plants grow. “Is...

EA Brings Educational Games to DS

Looks like Electronic Arts is thinking of the children. Today they announced that they’re releasing Brain Quest for the DS, which is based on...

PC Review: The Political Machine 2008

It's been 17 months since Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton started to duke it out for the Democratic nomination, less than a month since...

Civilization IV: Colonization Scheduled for Fall

It’s a given that if a game comes out with the word Civilization in the title and the name Sid Meier attached to it,...