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Space Invaders: Infinity Gene Dated For PSN and Xbox Live

Space Invaders: Infinity Gene is set for release on September 14th for both PSN and Xbox Live. Originally released in 2009 for the iphone, Infinity Gene is a modern update of the ground breaking 70's classic.

DJ Hero 2 and Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Demos Available Now on XBLA

The demos for DJ Hero 2 and Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock have arrived on Xbox Live Arcade today, giving you a chance to sample them before they release this autumn...

Sonic Adventure and More for Xbox LIVE Marketplace in September

There is just all sorts of news coming up from Xbox LIVE Director of Programming Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb today. First, we learn about the upcoming Xbox 360 controller with adjustable D-pad, and now we get to learn what awaits us on the Xbox LIVE Marketplace throughout the month of September.

The Ripten Swagtastic Castle Crashers Giveaway!!

To celebrate the long awaited release of Castle Crashers on PSN this week, our friends at The Behemoth have provided us with some awesome swag to give away to our Castle Crashers fans . . . that's you!!

New Castlevania to Include Topless Enemies?

With Castlevania: Lords of Shadow getting ready to drop, it's interesting to take a look at its rating: M for Blood and Gore, Nudity...

Monday Night Combat Update Changes

Monday Night Combat has a "Live System Update" which allows the game to update without having to download a full patch. And the first MNC Live System Update has gone, well, live.

New Game Releases: 8/22 – 8/28

This has to be one of the best weeks in new games this summer as we get Mafia II (360, PS3, PC), Worms Reloaded (PC), Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (360) and Shank (360, PS3), just to name a few. Hit the jump for the full list of new games this week.

Torchlight “Hopefully” Out on PSN, XBLA This Holiday Season

Runic Games CEO Max Schaefer said this week at GamesCom that they will "hopefully" release Torchlight onto the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade "by the holidays."

First Costume Quest Trailer Released

THQ and Double Fine have released the first trailer for Costume Quest, the next game from the legendary Tim Schafer (creator of Day of the Tentacle and Psychonauts, amongst others)...

Japanese Sonic 4 Website Reveals New Lost Labyrinth Zone Screens (Update 2)

Earlier this year, a preliminary version of Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 was leaked. Reaction from the head-start hedgehog huggers was poor, and SEGA took the game back into development, delaying its release so they could ...

RipTen Review: Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light (XBLA)

Square-Enix and Crystal Dynamics' most recent entry into the Tomb Raider franchise is a significant departure for the series; even the name has changed from Tomb Raider to Lara Croft. Fans of the series will notice the change the instant the title boots up.

Red Faction: Battlegrounds Details Announced

THQ revealed details on it's upcoming vehicle combat game at GDC Europe. The game is being released for PSN and XBLA as a companion product to Red Faction: Armageddon. Don Whiteford, creative director at THQ Digital, brought the game up during a session about expansion into . . .

Ripten Review: Monday Night Combat (XBLA)

Monday Night Combat is a class-based third person shooter that borrows elements from Team Fortress 2 and Defense of the Ancients and successfully melds them into a fun XBLA title with a unique feel that's ...

New Game Releases: 8/15 – 8/21

Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days is the big highlight this week, while Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light hits the Xbox Live Arcade to end the 360's Summer of Arcade event.

Bizarre Xbox 360 Glitch Unlocks Five XBLA Games

A recently-discovered glitch has apparently made it possible for owners of a certain hit Xbox 360 game to be able to play full versions of five titles from the platform's Xbox LIVE Arcade Marketplace.