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Posted January 15, 2014in Sore Thumbs

‘HALO: SPARTAN ASSAULT’    (T) *** Microsoft Game Studios Xbox One Less than two months after the release of the Xbox One, and we’ve already got a Halo game. Sort of. [...]

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Posted January 08, 2014in Sore Thumbs

‘THE WALKING DEAD: SEASON TWO EPISODE 1 – ALL THAT REMAINS’    (M) **** Telltale Games Xbox Live Arcade The second season of Telltale Games’ beloved zombie series has, at long [...]

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Posted December 27, 2013in Sore Thumbs

WII FIT U    (E) ***1/2 Nintendo Wii U It’s the dawn of a new year, but it won’t be for long, so it’s important to make the most of those [...]

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Posted December 18, 2013in Sore Thumbs

GRAN TURISMO 6    (E) *** Sony Computer Entertainment PlayStation 3 200 racetracks. 1200 cars. In its bid to one-up rival racing series Forza Motorsport and its paltry 200 cars, Gran [...]

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Posted October 02, 2013in Sore Thumbs

‘GRAND THEFT AUTO V’ (M) ***** Rockstar Games Xbox 360 If “Grand Theft Auto IV” was a satirical deconstruction of the American dream, then “GTA V” broadens its scope by [...]

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Posted August 28, 2013in Sore Thumbs

‘DUCKTALES REMASTERED’ (E) **** Capcom PlayStation Network If upon hearing the word, “DuckTales,” your first thought is, “woo-hoo,” then this game was made specifically for you. Such was the refrain [...]

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Posted August 21, 2013in Sore Thumbs

‘DISNEY INFINITY’ (E10+) ***1/2 Disney Interactive Studios Xbox 360 Hand a child a toy, and he’ll bring it to life with his imagination. “Disney Infinity” is a simulation of this [...]

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Posted August 14, 2013in Sore Thumbs

‘BROTHERS: A TALE OF TWO SONS’    (T) **** 505 Games Xbox Live Arcade Like “Ico” and “Journey,” “Brothers” is one of those games with a strong emotional resonance, despite — [...]

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Posted July 31, 2013in Sore Thumbs

‘SHIN MEGAMI TENSEI IV’    (M) **** Atlus Nintendo 3DS If you think about it, “Pokemon” games are actually animal cruelty simulators. First you attack and imprison wild Pokemon, and then [...]

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Posted July 24, 2013in Sore Thumbs

‘TIME AND ETERNITY’ (T) *1/2 NIS America PlayStation 3 Nothing brings out a princess’ inner bridezilla quite like seeing her husband-to-be assassinated at the altar. Such is the plight of [...]

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