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Metal Gear Solid Tech Advisor Arrested

Tomoaki Iishiba, a US Army Captain stationed in Fort Lewis, Washington, was charged in a Seattle federal court for attempting to ship holographic night-vision...

Analyst Says Spore Likely Delayed Again

While the above image might be a tad bit of an exaggeration, it certainly feels accurate. Despite Spore's new expected release date of March/April...

Top Ten Most Badass Weapons in Gaming History – # 1 The Cerebral Bore

I like my brain. It has, along with my other primary sensory apparatuses, always allowed me to do lots of useful stuff. Math has...

Cal Marching Band Levels Up with 16-bit Video Game Halftime Show

If you were lucky enough to be in attendance during this years Cal vs Washington State game, you not only witnessed a 3 point...

Top Ten Developers – #1 Nintendo

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Halloween Special: Top 10 Scare The Hell Out Of You Games

Here at Ripten, we're nothing if not festive. As the weather turns cold and the pumpkins light up, we take a look at some...

Top Ten Developers – #3 Capcom

Little known facts about Capcom: Their name is pronounced Kapukon in Katakana, the writing system designated for foreign words in the Japanese language. Megaman...

Top Ten Developers – #4 Konami

Our next contender came out of the tangled streets of Osaka, Japan. Osaka is loud, boisterous, exciting, and over the top. It should be...

Top Ten Developers – #5 Ubisoft

Ubisoft's name comes from the word “ubiquitous”, which means to be everywhere at the same time. With the many branches Ubisoft has throughout Europe...

Top Ten Developers – #7 LucasArts

To think of LucasArts (formerly Lucasfilm Games) is to think of George Lucas, the man who created it all. The pompadour sporting and flannel...

Top Ten Developers – #8 Square Enix

Some developers draw inspiration from a particular genre. Electronic Arts built up some of the most successful franchises in the sports world, Id Software...

Buy In Style – Get Sony PS3 Plus $150 For Games And Accessories Free

The Microsoft Xbox 360 may be dropping in price but Sony has an even better deal for thrifty online shoppers. Head on over to Sonystyle.com,...

Metriod’s Samus (vs) Halo’s Master Chief (King Of The Game – Early Concept Art)

We are working away on bringing our readers the "King Of The Game" series but wanted to share some early sketches with you in...

“King Of The Game” – Division Two

Here we go, division two of the "King Of The Game" Tournament. If you want to check out division one and read the tournament...

Thirty-Two Enter, Only One Will Be Crowned “King Of The Game”

This is what we have all been waiting for ... a battle for the ages, and the time is now. We have assembled 32...