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The Real HD DMC4 Console Comparison: Motion Blur In PS3 Version *Update*

Any differences shown in screenshot comparisons can lead the uninformed to tout one version as superior to the other. This is the...

Devil May Cry 4 Hands-On Demo Impressions (Xbox 360)

After about an hour of repeatedly playing the just-released demo of Devil May Cry 4, I've found myself effectively shot in the face with...

Grand Theft Auto IV — Polished and Prepped for a Spring Release *Update –...

Niko's aiming for Spring -- brown is supposed to be in this season. Rockstar's golden hooker, Grand Theft Auto, was supposed to return last October...

Ninja Gaiden II Probably NOT Coming to PS3… Or Is It?

I'm sure this is not what you were hoping for. According to the February issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly, it's a definite "maybe". Of...

Richard Diamant Interview Part 2: Art Style, Water, and the Advantages of Blu-ray

The second part of our interview with Richard Diamant, Naughty Dog's Lead Character Artist, is upon us. In this part Richard talks about...

Richard Diamant Interview Part 1: Background & Uncharted Character Design

Today we begin our three part interview with Naughty Dog's Lead Character Artist, Richard Diamant. Joining this experienced developer in January 2006, Richard...

Ripten’s Uncharted Interview Tease: “Ingame and Cutscene Models the Same”

We are very lucky at Ripten to be joined by Naughty Dog's Lead Character Artist, Richard Diamant, for an exclusive interview about his...

Our Top Game of 2007, Plus 9 More We Wouldn’t Kick Out of Bed...

Welcome to our first annual "Ripten Game of the Year Awards," or "Rippy" as Chad likes to call it. After much debate, we decided to...

Rumor: Rare Back Catalogue Coming to Xbox Live Arcade?

Xbox Evolved claims that in talks with very reliable sources evidence has presented itself in the form of, well, we don’t know what form...

First DMC4 Review – Plus Exclusive Features for PS3 Version

NeoGaf user Dave1988 has posted a summary of the first Devil May Cry 4 review from the German GamePro magazine. We summarize...

New Bionic Commando Screens and Artwork

Originally released back in 1988, Bionic Commando is back. Here at Ripten we can present you with a selection of new screenshots...

Grand Theft Auto 3 Trilogy To Be Available on Steam?

Steam, Valve's download service, has been picking up...city crims, in the form of the Grand Theft Auto 3 Trilogy. GTA1 & 2 have been available...

New York Times Gives Game Honors, Rocks the Boat

Seth Schiesel of the New York Times is handing out yearly awards to various games and while most of the choices are no-brainers, there...

Manhunt 2 Once Again a No-Go in Britain

Following up on a story that our own Patrick Steen reported on earlier in the week, the British Board of Film Classification has successfully...

Heavenly Sword Updated: Nariko Rumbles

And she's happy about it. Heavenly Sword has been updated to 1.10 and only one feature can be confirmed. Rumble. Some impatient souls...