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…

Thumpy gets a handle on HIGH NOON TARGETS


OHHH…look what the THUMPSTER has his grubby paws on!  A nice little CARE PACKAGE from the gang at HIGH NOON TARGETS! — — We will be shaking this bad boy out soon, but think BB trap you can mount indoors or outside…and it comes with a pretty radical close-range paper target, too.  Lots of thought…

SHOT Show 2013 – MEDIA DAY AT THE RANGE!


Momday, January 14 marked the start of SHOT Show 2013 for the 3-D House of Airsoft and hundreds of media attendees, as the busses rolled out of the Las Vegas Strip and out to the Boulder City’s Pistol and Rifle Range for MEDIA DAY AT THE RANGE! — This year’s event was a first for…

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!…

UPDATE FOR THUMPY’S LINKS


Been awhile since we updated the links to the THUMPY’s NEWS Section of the NCAO Forums, so, please check us out in all our various forms….and subscribe here, too…scroll all the way to the bottom to find THUMPY’S NEWS WELCOME TO THE INNOVATION REVOLUTION! If you are a FREE member of the NCAO Forums (and…

COMING SOON: Thumpy Reviews THE AIRSOFT BIBLE Books of Tactics and COMMS!


– THUMPY is very excited to be doing a THOROUGH REVIEW of the first two books of The Airsoft Bible, by US Marine, former Paintballer and current Airsofter/Author/Carolinian William S. Frisbee, Jr.   These are two HEFTY little field guides, the first two parts of what Frisbee hopes will be a series of “books” that…

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…

AIRSOFT RETREAT: SHOT 2012 Pictures by booliganairsoft – Photobucket


Via Scoop.it – Thumpy’s 3D House of Airsoft @ Scoop.it – Our buddy BOOLIGAN from Airsoft Retreat is one of, if not THE finest reviewer of airsoft and misim products anywhere.  His common sence, well-researched and knowlegable insights are widely-red and respected…as are his extensive PHOTOS that document every ASR review.   This year, the…

SHOT Show and Airsoft…Looking Back and LOOKING AHEAD to 2012


A look back at LAST year’s SHOT Show..for you guys who don’t know what its all about…lots of THUMPY’s videos from 2011 in VEGAS!  This should get you SHOT Noobs ready for the FLOOD of goodness headed your way all next week! – For an HISTORICAL perspective, who better to go to than Thumpy’s Go-To…

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…

NEW KRISS Details from KWA and EVIKE’s Matt


OK, he might be getting himself out of the doghouse with KWA and the rest of us….as EVIKE TV’s host MATT gets some direct answers from KWA uber-tech MIKE on the KWA HK45…but the REAL SCOOP is at the end, when KWA lets some of the details out of the bag on the long-awaited KRISS…

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…