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Ever wanted to see how soldier-turned-UFC star Tim Kennedy would fare against other elite MMA middleweights, especially if they don’t get an extra 30 seconds of recovery time between rounds for no good reason? Here’s your chance. Kennedy, a former active-duty Special Forces sniper who’s now a sergeant first class in the Texas Army National Guard, joins welterweight Gunnar Nelson as a downloadable character in the latest update of “EA Sports UFC,” now available for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. He’s listed atop the game’s official roster, which includes UFC champ Chris Weidman, legends Anderson Silva and Dan Henderson, and…

Wait, you’re saying that not every soldier is dropping out of little birds with scuba gear on their back and a sniper rifle in their hands? I won’t believe it. So much for that daily trip to the recruiting station. You’re saying the reality of warfare for most soldiers is a lot less riveting. I guess if you say so. It looks like the video game designers for Modern Warfare have gotten the message too and designed a game that captures those realities much to the chagrin of gamers everywhere.

The much anticipated shoot ’em video game “Call of Duty: Black Ops” drops Tuesday. Some thieves in Maryland couldn’t wait to get their hands on the new game and robbed a GameStop stealing 100 copies Saturday night. Those willing to wait had their appetites whet with this commercial with the message: “There’s a soldier in all of us.” As you can it features non-soldiers in a combat setting firing off all types of weapons. It even has NBA star Kobe Bryant and late night TV host Jimmy Kimmel getting into the action. My favorite part is how “Mamba” is written…

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