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Broken Thumbs: Track and Field

By Mike Swenson 

With the Olympics starting July 27 in London, I thought we’d take a look back at one of of greatest games in the genre: Track and Field.

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Broken Thumbs

As summer nears, the thought of packing up the consoles is a tough deci­sion many will have to make. May brings some block­buster titles that are sure to keep your thumbs in motion.

For console gamers, we see the release of Minecraft for Xbox 360 on May 8th as well as the long overdue, Max Payne 3 for ps3. And with the hugely anticipated release of Diablo 3 on May 15th for PC, gamers worldwide will be over­hauling their machines in hopes of getting an edge. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (ps3/360) makes it’s debut on May 22. And lastly, May 29 will bring us much awaited DLC for Batman:Arkham City (ps3/360) with Harley Quinn’s Revenge.

Some other notable releases:

• Starhawk (ps3) May 8

• Dargon’s Dogma (360) May 22

• Resistance: Burning  Skies (Vita) May 29

Broken Thumbs: Twisted Metal

By Mike Swenson

Twisted Metal (PS3)- A quick review. If you liked Twisted Metal Black for PS2, then you’ll probably like this one.

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Broken Thumbs: Great year for gamers

By Mike Swenson

2011 is officially behind us and with it, the close of one of the greatest years in gaming his­tory. With epic titles such as Skyrim, Batman: Arkham City, Mod­ern Warfare 3, and Uncharted 3, it’s easy to see that video games are truly a retail force to be reckoned with. Whether you’re a gamer or not, odds are someone you know is.

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Broken Thumbs: Kinect Sports – a great party play

By Alex Morrison
Xbox 360. Check. Kinect. Check. Seeing your parent’s flail in front of the TV, espe­cially your dad. Check. Nin­tendo may have pulled a George Lucas and revolutionized the industry that they are in, but Xbox took the idea one step further by taking the controller out of the equation by making your body the ‘controller’ for a whole new level of gaming. Continue reading