Airsoft can make GOOD FRIENDS! – THUMPY AND RANGEMASTER LARRY!


Yea, this just happened! – – There IS a life outside Airsoft and MilSim, but, hey…this crazy ‘biz sometimes makes strange bedfellows.  Take this as Exhibit One, your honor; RANGEMASTER LARRY’s uncommon ability to be everybody’s best sidekick.  He’s actually the frontman for the AIRSOFT MEDICINE podcast and YouTube channel…don’t believe all that “its-all-about DOCTOR…

MATTHEWS TACTICAL: One INNOVATOR to FOLLOW, Gearheads!


For some time now we’ve been DIGGING on a CAROLINA GUY with an EYE FOR INNOVATIVE GEAR AND GADGETS…so, after a quick Q-&-A Session back-channel over on the NCAirsoft.Org website, where he’s often dispensing PRICELESS GEAR ADVICE and selling his expert services and products, too…we’ve got an IN DEPTH interview with MATTAC head-honcho, MATTHEWS himself!…

Relationship between wargame scale and unit size – ConsimWorld


See on Scoop.it – Thumpy’s 3D House of Airsoft @ Scoop.it – – This should also be useful for MILSIM GAME PROMOTERS/ORGANIZERS, at least as far as the two lower parts of the graph are concerned:  we HATE going to an event where each side is named for a unit that is GROSSLY out-of-scale for…

Breaking News: PolarStar has first military customer…in ASIA!


This could be the break that MilSim and Airsoft players have been waiting for. The first official adoption of 6MM ammunition as a dedicated training device by an official military organization, in Mongolia. And a major order for PolarStar’s revolutionary system in ASIA…the birthplace of Airsoft! – – Thumpy’s 3-D House of Airsoft monitors all…

Last Man In for SHOT Show 2012…is THUMPY!


IT IS OFFICIAL! Thumpy will be going to SHOT Show 2012 in LAS VEGAS, Baby, and our 2nd trip covering Airsoft, Tactical Gear and Guns, and the MilSim business world with the 3D HOUSE OF AIRSOFT will be Bad to the Bone! – – Final confirmations were not received until Tuesday from the NSSA for…

Liars, Poseurs, and Frauds…And An Airsoft Firestorm @ Soldier Systems


Via Scoop.it – Thumpy’s 3D House of Airsoft @ Scoop.it – FOLLOWUP to the earlier SCOOP.It postings from Soldier Systems’s reposting from Raven Concealment Systems…and if you scroll down, you’ll see an additional Comment post from 215 Gear in Tidewater Virginia…which set off a firestorm with Airsofters, Real-mil and LE players and those who train…

2011 in review


WE HAD A ROCKIN’ 2011 at the 3-D House of Airsoft! The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 44,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera…

MECHBOX.COM is coming BACK in 2012!


– This is incredibly good news for every airsofter!  One of the most INNOVATIVE and informative web-locales in the history of the game has a reboot on the way in January 2012…Mechbox.com is where most budding ‘airsmiths and gun gurus…Thumpy included…went to first learn how to ‘wrench and screw-gun our way inside and outside of…

Pat Robertson’s “take” on Airsoft and FPS Games


LINK TO STORY SITE: http://www.cbn.com/cbnnews/us/2011/December/The-Good-and-Bad-of-Warfare-Video-Games-/ OK, Here’s one that even the THUMP-Man would have never seen coming in a million years!  “Tele-Evangelist”/Big Mouth extraordinaire Pat Robertson is not only a real-steel shotgunner…enjoying the thrill of “clay pigeon” shooting with his grandkid…. he apparently “green-lighted” the following story that actually portrays airsoft in a pretty positive…