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Legend Of Zelda: The Gathering

So this is awesome. A contributor over at GamesRadar put together this 242-card Magic the Gathering set based on everyone’s favorite Hylian ass-kicker Link and the Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. Does anyone have a color printer … Continue reading

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And Now A Message From Nathan Fillion

I’m not sure if this is the biggest problem facing society right now…but it is the grossest. Here Captain Malcolm Reynolds informs us about a problem that’s affected every gamer. Take it away Castle. (Via Destructoid) Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post … Continue reading

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More Like Game of Awesome

Man, do we love combinations of things. We love Game of Thrones, the epic HBO show based on the George R.R. Martin novels and we love video game music. We’re pretty sure it would make for an epic SNES RPG. … Continue reading

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Play the Sad Walking Away Music…

Unfortunately our performance at the Calgary Comic Expo on Saturday, June 18 has been cancelled. Due to technical issues and the last minute nature of the problems there was nothing we could do. We’ll all be hanging out all weekend. Hopefully … Continue reading

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Video Games IRL

Finally something cool happened to me. I was driving down Glenmore Trail here in Calgary yesterday and THIS HAPPENED!!! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Instrument…The Game Boy

After having the privilege of playing with Grey Screen last month at Broken City, we thought we’d share this video about creating music using everyone’s favorite, battery sucking video game artifact. The Game Boy. Unlike Grey Screen this guy makes music … Continue reading

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It’s A-Me, Hipster Mario!

Making it’s premiere at this years SXSW, here’s a re-imagining of everyone’s favorite Italian plumber. Now with more hallucinations and a cool indie soundtrack. Get your scarves and ironic glasses and enjoy. (via I Watch Stuff) Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post … Continue reading

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THWOMP Live @ Broken City March 23rd

THWOMP is playing at Broken City next Wednesday. Joining us will be Black Wizard from New Westminster, BC.  And also Grey Screen, a chiptune artist from Calgary. Come down around 7 p.m. to cheer us on as we destroy everyone at … Continue reading

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It’s Dangerous To Go Alone! Take This.

Last week was the 25th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda. That was a long time ago. A classic for the ages. It’s only fitting that Nintendo releases this awesome looking game the same year.  (via Destructoid) Bookmark on Delicious … Continue reading

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Fill Your Potion Jar With This

Who doesn’t like the 80’s? It gave us hair metal, neon spandex and Ewoks. Alright those aren’t great but we also got the Nintendo and John Hughes movies. This video is a retro mash-up of those two wonderful things. (Via … Continue reading

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