Archive for July, 2010

Jul
16

Massive E3 Game Release List

July 16th 2010 by ThumbGods Editor in e3 4 comments

I was at E3 this year, but somehow I spent most of my time being on the wrong side of the conference center (why didn’t anyone tell me the LA conference center was so big?) or wandering around in sensory overload (videos do not do it justice), or meeting friends (yay!). Fortunately the BingeGamer crew […]

Jul
13

Word Record for Non-Stop Gaming

July 13th 2010 by ThumbGods Editor in Discussion, e3, Game Contests 2 comments

Press releases that land in my inbox:   VOGEL’S ANNOUNCES WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT FOR  NON-STOP GAMING   Attempts to Beat the 40 Hour Gaming World’s Record on July 16, 2010 in Rotterdam   Gamers Use Vogel’s TwistDock at Marathon to Keep Controllers Charged for Continuous Gaming July 13, 2010, Eindhoven, Netherlands, – Vogel’s www.vogels.com, the leading […]

Jul
13

Landit Bandit, from The Bearded Ladies, comes out in the US today!

July 13th 2010 by ThumbGods Editor in Gaming News 0 comments

Landit Bandit, from The Bearded Ladies, comes out in the US today. That’s all. 0

Jul
06

Moonbase Alpha

July 6th 2010 by ThumbGods Editor in Gaming News 0 comments

NASA’s new educational space game is out on Steam today. A few days ago, I was invited to check out NASA’s new game, Moonbase Alpha. Fortunately for you, it was still under wraps so you all were spared my clever, clever puns about a Moonbase Alpha beta. Via Moonbase Alpha on Simpson’s Paradox 0

Jul
05

Michelle Malkin Beta Testers

July 5th 2010 by ThumbGods Editor in Beta 1 comment

I have a alert set up for beta opps, so this landed in my inbox today. Do you use an Android-based cell phone? We are looking for some beta testers to give our michellemalkin.com Android app a spin. UPDATE: Thanks for the overwhelming response. The beta signup is now closed. If you missed it, don’t […]

Jul
05

What We’re Talking About On ThumbGods

July 5th 2010 by ThumbGods Editor in Discussion, e3 1 comment

Ok, my E3 haze is beginning to lift, and it’s time for a wrap-up of  what we’ve been talking about on ThumbGods. We’re talking about the love survival kit app, watching the DragonQuest IV trailer, looking forward to Landit Bandit. Ranker sent us the sexiest videogame commercials. On the E3 front, we’ve gotten caught up […]

Jul
05

Landit Bandit, from The Bearded Ladies

July 5th 2010 by ThumbGods Editor in Gaming News 11 comments

Swedish indie devs, The Bearded Ladies, are announce the launch of their retro-inspired helicopter-adventure game Landit Bandit. The game promises co-op or duel mode, sexy girls and killer penguins. The feel-good digital game of the summer has finally landed. Literally. Join eccentric characters Marley and Lander, as well as hot island babes and Tommy Gun-wielding […]

Jul
01

Heroes of Kalevala Video

July 1st 2010 by ThumbGods Editor in Gaming News 0 comments

From the press release: Tampere, Finland – July 1, 2010 – 10tons Ltd announced today a brand new game called Heroes of Kalevala. Heroes of Kalevala is a village-building match-3 game. The game world is inspired by Finnish national epic Kalevala. The game will feature state of the art match-3 mechanics, an extensive village building […]