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2013 Calgary Comic Expo

Thwompers and Thwompette’s. We’re super happy to announce our appearance at the 2013 Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo. April 26th – 28th. Visit us at our booth (#110) where we’ll be sharing it with our great friends The Outlaws of … Continue reading

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THWOMP @ Geekmoot

We’re very excited to announce that we’re playing GeekMoot, Saturday July 27th at the Hillhurst Community Centre. It’s an all-day gaming convention started 2 years ago. We’ll be playing from 9-11. There will be a BBQ, comedy from the 404’s, … Continue reading

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Hey There, Long Time

Oh yeah, the website. We have one of those. Well, lets use it more often shall we? From now on I plan on doing some more writing in addition to what I’m doing over at CalgaryIsAwesome.com. More video game stuff, … Continue reading

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Calgary Comic Expo

To quote Ron Burgandy, “Ladies and gentlemen. Can I please have your attention. I’ve just been handed an urgent and horrifying news story. I need all of you, to stop what you’re doing and listen. CANNONBALL!” Only replace Cannonball with Calgary Comic … Continue reading

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Band News!

By the way, in all the fun of the holiday season we forgot to mention two incredibly important things. 1. Kirk, our beloved ‘Hammer’, and bass keyboardist has left us. He’s hunting the dingo that ate his baby in Australia, … Continue reading

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Friendship Burns, A Lot

The past weeks have shown us many new Skyrim mod’s. Last week we were blessed with the Macho Man Randy Savage Skyrim mod. This week someone has made a My Little Pony mod. Let the nightmares begin. Via GammaSquad Bookmark … Continue reading

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Super Dumb

PETA, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals or NAMBLA, have released many questionable advertisements, featuring questionable tactics, drawing questionable conclusions. This one takes the mushroom. Tanooki suits = Mario loves fur and murder. If you want to help a Tanooki … Continue reading

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Showvember

Well hey kids. It’s been awhile since we’ve THWOMP’D anyone but that comes to an end, now! If you’re not busy this weekend we’re setting up shop at the Palomino (109-7th Ave SW) for two shows! On Thursday we’re happy to … Continue reading

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Great or Greatest Video Game System Ever?

The future of gaming is here. The Battman video game system. As far as knockoffs go this is by far the greatest I’ve ever seen. I would order one, but I feel as though I would regret giving these folks … Continue reading

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Attention Music Nerds!

Music Calgary is putting on two events on September 15th w/ Howard Bilerman, engineer and producer (Arcade Fire, Gospeed! You Black Emperor, Superchunk, Wolf Parade, The Nils, Tricky Woo etc.) . So if you’re anyone who takes their music seriously, … Continue reading

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