Space Invaders Messanger Bag, for Those Times you Actually Leave the House

Thinkgeek have rolled out a new line of messenger bags with a Space Invaders design- perfect for that one day a year when you leave the basement to get a Mother's Day card from the shop down the road ...

Video Game Cutting Boards For Kitchen Gamers

Rejoice all you fanboys and girls. Your kitchen is now complete. 1337Motif of Etsy offers several geeky-awesome retro cutting boards, all handed crafted out of maple, walnut, or cherry. Now you have a reason to learn how to cook.

Super Mario Bros. Crossover Now With Ryu Hayabusa

Have you ever thought while playing Mario how much easier it would be if you could just ninja star your way through every little puny Goomba that got in your way? Well one guy certainly did, so he made it a reality.

$1400 Ryu Action Figure Up For Auction On eBay

Lets say hypothetically you have $1,400 (USD) laying around and you want to spend it. Firstly I would suggest you donate it to us lovely folk here at Ripten...

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 ...

Peter Cullen Talks About Playing Optimus Prime, and… Mario?

During the 80's, Peter Cullen was a hero to an entire generation of young boys throughout their formative years. In fact, he may have even been two or three. They just didn't really know it.

Win SEGA’s Sonic 4 Video Contest for a Trip to SEGA Japan

Perhaps the timing of this is a little awkward. You see, for years now, there have been many a complaint about SEGA's handling of the once-prominent Sonic the Hedgehog franchise, particularly where the games are concerned. And many people have dreamed of having the simple opportunity to be able to go right up to SEGA's Japanese headquarters and tell them every last thing that is wrong with Sonic, and what can be done to fix it.

SEGA on Reaction to Sonic 4 and Episodic Releases

It took them a while, but it appears that SEGA has finally started to figure out just what Sonic fans are looking for. And what they are looking for is 4... Sonic the Hedgehog 4, that is.

Carpenter Gave Kojima His Blessing to Create Solid Snake

If you follow Metal Gear very much at all, then you have more than likely seen comments or comparisons which liken series protagonist Solid Snake to another Snake who is fairly well known among movie aficionados.

Retro Classics to Be Updated for Nintendo 3DS

Nintendo have already announced that Ocarina of Time will be coming to the 3DS, but a handful of NES and SNES classics including Yoshi's Island have also been revealed to be coming to the system.

SEGA on Sonic 4’s Leaks and Franchise Critics

Needless to say, eyes both critical and skeptical have been cast toward SEGA's development of Sonic the Hedgehog 4 ever since it was first announced last year ...

Ripten Review: Tecmo Bowl Throwback (PSN)

Long armed touchdown passes, sixty-five yard field goals with room to spare, and cut scenes after a critical sack are back. Tecmo delivers to us a full refresh of an old classic ...

Predator Duck Hunt Mashup Good For Laughs

Now I'm one of those kids that played Duck Hunt with my face about twelve inches away from the screen and my NES Zapper pressed firmly up against the glass, so I can't really appreciate the frustrated look on our machine gun toting friend in the animated clip below -- but I can sure as hell laugh at it.

Earthworm Jim HD Hits XBL Arcade June 9th

The Earthworm Jim HD game we showed you two days ago has been confirmed as a June 9th Xbox LIVE Arcade release by Microsoft's Major Nelson, and it can be yours for 800 MS Points ...

Rumor: Activision Remaking GoldenEye for the Wii

According to survey floating around the net and an anonymous source (via GoNintendo), Activision is supposedly working on a Goldeneye remake for the Nintendo...