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Author Archives: Stephen "Shanghai Six" Machuga

BOLT ACTION: Providing Next Gen to the Troops!


Last weekend, Operation Supply Drop swooped down to some wounded vets at Walter Reed National Military hospital to provide some video gaming goodness to them. Is it “next gen” or are we at a point with the Xbox One and Playstation 4 where we’re calling them “current gen” consoles? Bottom ...

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Front Towards Gamer Radio 259: Secret Duck Sex

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The gang is all back together for this week’s show, with Gamergirltalk coming back from reconstructive naming surgery; she will no longer be referred to as “Gamer Girl Talk” but her Xbox Live gamer tag, “Soapy Warpig”. Because, you know, video games. But none of it matters, because she’ll always ...

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GOBBLE GOBBLE VI: More Bearded Gentlemen Playing Video Games!


There’s nothing we like here at Operation Supply Drop then making sure US Special Forces teams get hooked up with video games. Those guys are on extremely stressful, short rotations where they are constantly going outside the wire to go ziptie some bad guys up, they need as much to ...

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League of Legends Jungle Professor FoxDropLoL: Front Towards Gamer Radio 258

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League of Legends Diamond-ranked jungle professor FoxDropLoL stops by the podcast this week to talk about his crazy streaming/Youtube recording schedule, what his plans are for both Season 5 and the days when League of Legends is out of the gaming world spotlight, what he’s been doing recently to fight the ...

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Front Towards Gamer Radio 257: War Never Changes

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The boys are forced again to fend for themselves while Mama Bear Gigi takes another siesta for this week’s show, likely having something to do with a work-related injury involving her 3DS and Animal Crossing. Shanghai Six gets down with Sunless Sea and a little more Darkest Dungeon, while Quinn ...

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GLITTER LANCE: Aureylian’s Fan-Sponsored Supply Drop Lands in Iraq!


Youtube Minecraft goddess Miss Aureylian reached out to Operation Supply Drop during the holiday season and told us that she wanted to help the troops through OSD. She said that she’s got such a devoted fan base, that every holiday that comes around, they flood her post office box with presents ...

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Can Online Poker Be Solved?

An intriguing new computer program says yes… kind of…. Games of chance cannot be solved. To be clear, this means games such as roulette, slot machines, and things of that nature can’t be figured out or bested via practice or strategy. That is why casinos, both land-based and online, can ...

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GOBBLE GOBBLE V: Attack of the Ugly Special Forces Christmas Sweater!

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Another wonderful series of pictures back from Josh and his “explosive ordinace disposal” (EOD) squad attached to a Special Forces team.  Ever see the movie “The Hurt Locker”? Yeah, it’s those crazy guys who get to disarm unexploded bombs all day, every day. Sound like fun? Yeah, not so much. ...

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CRAFT SKULL: February Supply Drops Announced!


If you’re on this site, then you’re already a fan of the military and the men and women who keep America safe every day. But thanks to the magic of the movie American Sniper, for a glorious few months, America is sitting up and remembering that, “Hey, you know what? Soldiers ...

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Front Towards Gamer Radio 256: Future Bounty Hunter Dude III

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Front Towards Gamer Radio’s host who is missing a Y chromosome is unable to attend the taping due to garbage mass transit issues, so Quinn and Shanghai do battle with an hour of air time without their Animal Crossing-obsessed co-host. Quinn talks the Grim Fandango remastered edition and how sweet ...

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