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The Prototype- Overwatchin’

Come one come all! On this week’s installment of the prototype Mike, Jaimie and Cam board the claustrophobically crowded Overwatch hype train! Cam kind of snuck on without buying a ticket, Mike can’t help but drool wide eyed out the window, and Jaimie finds himself feeling more excited to pass …

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The Prototype E3 2016 wrap up & thoughts

It’s that time of year again folks, we got games, we got media, we got eight hour lines to try out a single game named Zelda. It’s E3 2016 and today Jaime, Mike and Cameron will argue about Call of Duty.. in spaaaaaace. Oh and they will talk about the …

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The Prototype – 75 – Movie Games

​ Everyone may recall the uproarious response to the late Roger Ebert’s shared opinion that video games will never be considered an art form. Now we here at the Prototype would certainly have something to say about that, but video games based on movies, and vice versa, are most certainly …

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Report on: Anime North 2016

In the blazing heat of the new summer, Anime North makes it’s annual inevitable return. A massive, destructive force of fandom. Some come to embrace Japanese culture, others come to Cosplay, others come just to party. Anime North 2016 was, as always, held May 27 to 29 at the Toronto …

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Report on: TCAF: Toronto Comic Art Festival

On an inexplicably snowy may weekend, a week after Free Comic Book Day, TCAF becomes an event which, in the crowded world of comic conventions, remains exceptional. Once a show highlighting the local community, TCAF has grown to a national experience with artists who defy the medium’s reliance mainstream comic industry. …

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TWiG topic show 141-Game of thrones

Today, Michael Dodd, Andrew Roebuck, Ryan Merkley and Tiffany Compton explore the world of Westeros and Essos, and comment on their favourite scenes, characters, and plot twists. On the other side, they explore what the book and show have done differently, and what each has done better (or worse) than …

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Nerd News Network episode 82

Welcome back to TWiG’s Nerd News network! After a brief break from the newsdesk, we are back! In this episode of the Nerd News Network we do start things off rather seriously as we talk about a major Canadian disaster. Mike “The Birdman” Dodd talks about the wild fires of …

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