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R.I.P.D.: The Game
R.I.P.D.: The Game Release Date and Price Announced
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From the team that brought you God Mode, developer Old School Games and publisher Atlus have announced an adaptation of Universal's motion picture R.I.P.D. (Rest in Peace Department) starring Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges.

"Based on the upcoming 3D supernatural action-adventure film, R.I.P.D., you and a partner will take up the holsters of two lawmen dispatched to the otherworld to protect and serve the living from an increasingly destructive array of souls who refuse to move peacefully to the other side. Top-notch teamwork and an arsenal of badass weapons are the keys to defeating your enemies and bringing order back to the world."

  • Film Authenticity - Working directly with Universal, Old School received ongoing access to the movie materials so that players could experience a faithful adaptation of the unique world of R.I.P.D., including environments, enemies, weaponry, effects and humor from the film.
  • Partner with your Friends Online - Two-player online co-op allows wanna-be gunslingers to use teamwork as they battle their way through the game. Your enemies won’t have a chance against the right team strategy.
  • Over the Top Action - Gunslingers will blast, impale, explode, and arrest enemies just as the heroes do in the film.
  • Unique In-Game Betting System - Co-op partners can put their in-game currency where their mouth is with a new feature that allows them to bet on who’s a better R.I.P.D. officer. Measured by which player can capture the most enemies, who can stay standing the longest, and other action-packed challenges, the virtual betting system allows players to always keep the stakes high.

R.I.P.D.: The Game will be available July 17th for 800MSP.




 
 

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Comment #1 by IKickedABaby
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 08:55:56 PM
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Why?


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Comment #2 by The Pants Party [STAFF]
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 08:56:33 PM
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Because people like shooting monsters with their friends?


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Comment #3 by Dirty130
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 09:01:38 PM
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I'll get the trial and go from there.


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Comment #4 by KcazIsKewl
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 09:08:42 PM
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"Never seen that before!"


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Comment #5 by Soulreaper 1337
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 09:20:22 PM
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I loved god mode on steam so im guessing this will be even better because they shouldn't have as many problems the second time.


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Comment #6 by mellowknight
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 09:22:38 PM
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This game looks like shit.


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Comment #7 by Creasy47
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 09:23:19 PM
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About to check out some gameplay. The film looks horrendous.


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Comment #8 by PraysForPlagues
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 09:23:20 PM
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First thing I thought was, "Wow, looks like God Mode." And a matter of fact it it is. It may actually be not that bad if it's like that game.


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Comment #9 by JP Villa
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 09:29:52 PM
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well, if Jeff Bridges does some voice acting it could be interesting? maybe? ehhh probably not...


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Comment #10 by cheevo360
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 09:54:57 PM
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We got lots of worst games already released this year and this one is going be next game for being worst. I couldn't really judge this game for now but many screenshots show it is look like another worst game. Atlus released their last game and it is worst game called God Mode. I am expect RIPD will be their next worst title.

Atlus need to quit release so many crap games and bring back Catherine and release it for next generation consoles. I really like to see Catherine 2. :)


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Comment #11 by Skid Row Trash
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 09:59:34 PM
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Looks like shit, another rush job to get a game out in time for movie hype to fool ignorant people into buying it.

It will be garbage as these things always are. Don't think so?

What was the latest one of these movie games? Fast and the Furios game? 1/10's everywhere.


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Comment #12 by Blue Thunder28
Monday, July 08, 2013 @ 11:27:47 PM
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What a wonderful outlook on things.


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Comment #13 by blleiffer
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 01:01:56 AM
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A rushed game based on a movie that will most likely flop. Wow what a great idea.


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Comment #14 by CrownlessKing
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 01:08:43 AM
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Honestly the movie looks pretty badass. I never played God Mode but I heard good things about it, so this really couldn't be all that bad. Hell, I hardly ever get movie licensed games but in this case I may just go ahead and do so.


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Comment #15 by Snowed
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 01:59:46 AM
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@13 Actually lol'ed.

I didn't know people like 14 actually exist. How can someone watch the RIPD trailer and think it's anything but the worst kind of garbage? I mean even the name is cringe worthy.

Writer: "Hey production studio, I've got this great idea for a movie. Get this, when really good cops die they are forced to join the Rest in Peace Department and they fight demons from hell in OUR WORLD. Shit's sick, right? Get this, since they can't look like themselves the main character looks like a dumb chinese guy and and Jeff Bridges looks like a smokin model. LOL right?"

Producer: "I've no fucking clue how my career fell into such a decline that this movie will sit at the top of my mountain of failures. Let's see if we can go down as the absolute most fucking stupid summer blockbuster to ever be released. We'll have a no-name make a video game based on it to that no one on the planet will ever want to buy."


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Comment #16 by BlueMenpatchi
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 02:03:55 AM
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Loved God Mode can't wait to play this.


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Comment #17 by Godfather93a
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 02:32:01 AM
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Does any one else read Cheevo360's posts in Toki Wartooth's voice? :)


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Comment #18 by agw023
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 02:33:52 AM
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That's crazy how they are going to release a game before the movie!


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Comment #19 by G4M3 CHANGER
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 02:50:19 AM
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I would rather have my hands chopped off


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Comment #20 by creaper210
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 03:08:17 AM
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It sounds like people think this is a full game, when it is actually only $10. It has coop, so that already makes it much better.
I'll wait till' I see some gameplay before judging.


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Comment #21 by Com_Raven
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 04:06:51 AM
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@10 I suggest you learn the difference between "bad", "worse" and "worst".


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Comment #22 by ginge88isfun
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 04:09:41 AM
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Interesting but i'll let the trial decide for me.


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Comment #23 by ziggy78900
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 04:20:32 AM
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screen shot looks a litlle like borderlands


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Comment #24 by The Pants Party [STAFF]
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 05:07:38 AM
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@15: I dunno, maybe I have low standards or just like to be entertained, but it looks like a funny, mindless action flick that I'll enjoy. *shrug*

@21: Give him a break, he's deaf. Not easy to grasp the intricacies of a language that way. :)


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Comment #25 by Snowed
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 05:12:52 AM
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@24 Seems like you'd have to be scraping the bottom of the barrel to want to see this over really ANY of the other summer blockbusters. If you see them all, then good on you. But otherwise... Well, I guess there's benefit for me in you making sure summer blockbusters are successful.


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Comment #26 by Akuza
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 05:30:07 AM
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Interesting that atlus are publishing it...

ill check out the trial, but i don't think ill be buying it thus far as movie games tend to horrific.


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Comment #27 by Akuza
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 05:32:11 AM
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@25 why would you want to see 1 movie over another when you can watch them all?

do you intend on watching 1 movie this summer? I highly doubt it.


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Comment #28 by wyliecoyote1973
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 06:19:38 AM
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Looks OK for an Arcade title, Dont it?


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Comment #30 by Miikesmama
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 06:45:37 AM
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#17- that made me laugh out loud!

OT: another forgettable movie-tie in?!


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Comment #31 by Miikesmama
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 06:47:20 AM
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Oh, wait, it's an Arcade game for 800MSP! Ok, then it could be ok


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Comment #32 by Iconoclast Envy
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 08:22:31 AM
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Reminds me of God Mode, only problem with that its too easy to max your level upgrade all your weapons and costumes. Hopefully we'll see some dlc with a raised cap and more stages, weapons, and better looking costumes!


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Comment #33 by Jardinho
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 10:21:06 AM
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Does nobody else think of a Diner Dash-style game set in a funeral home/undertakers when they hear the name of this?


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Comment #34 by deluxnugs
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 11:31:37 AM
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Nuggets and biscuits...


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Comment #35 by THC BLUNTED
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 12:19:13 PM
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This might be ok but Im not gonna risk it because movie game tie-ins are always terrible.


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Comment #36 by Restricted-Access
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 01:51:12 PM
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@35
You don't HAVE TO risk it - just download the trial version!

Personally, I think the movie was made to be a video game. The fact the game is only 800 MS Points, instead of a full-blown 360 retail disc release, should make it less daunting!

I'll certainly give the "FREE TRIAL" a go!!


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Comment #37 by The Pants Party [STAFF]
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 04:04:28 PM
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@25: I'll probably wait for it to be on disc to watch it, but like I said, it looks good to me. To each his own.


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Comment #38 by Nateboy1989
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 04:24:25 PM
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Sounds like a lot of fun...I'll get it...also...#25..You'd be surprised at how many people do want to watch this....Myself included...The preview looks good and I've always been a sucker for a a Jeff Bridges film...


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Comment #39 by MoldyClay87
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 05:52:57 PM
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ITT: People who must have hated Men In Black.

And are judging a $10 digital game as if it's a $60 retail game.


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Comment #40 by Daniel55645
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 @ 04:31:22 AM
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another movie based game, that can only mean 1 thing for sure. EASY ACHIEVEMENTS!!


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