GameOn has reached its 15th episode! A milestone like this deserves a rocking party!

We’re joined this week by video game rock band Thwomp. You’ve heard them in past episodes of the show, now find out what drove them to rock out to tunes from your favorite video games.

We’re also joined by a Canadian icon. He’s one of the hosts of Body Break, Hal Johnson!

Three of our regular contributors are back this time around. Tom Ross gives you ideas on how to spend your summer gaming at no cost, fitness model and athletic coach Karma Schopp talks about some of the people you’ll run into at the gym and Steve is back with Best of the Best! This time, Steve and Jeff talk about all things Sonic.

Kaja from Starlit Citadel is back for another Starlit Citadel’s Board Game of the Week! You can find out more about Starlit Citadel at their website,

And we’re taking a look at ConBravo, coming to Burlington, Ontario from July 27th to the 29th. Be sure to check out their website  for more details about this great event!

Thanks for listening! Join us every Thursday for another exciting episode of GameOn!


Audio was used for this podcast from the following sources;

Video games – Super Smash Bros. Melee, Super Mario 64, Mortal Kombat II, Metal Gear Solid, Super Mario Bros 3, Star Fox 64, Super Mario Bros, Mass Effect 2, Chrono Trigger, Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Super Mario Bros 2, Dr. Mario, Red Dead Redemption

Internet – Leeroy Jenkins, Rejected Cartoons, Little Kuriboh (Yu-gi-oh! Abridged)

Movies – Mortal Kombat, Wayne’s World, SpaceBalls, Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure, Back to the Future, Zoolander, Super Mario Bros: The Movie, Monty Python and the Quest for the Holy Grail

TV series – Spongebob Squarepants, Futurama, Family Guy, World Wrestling Entertainment, Dragon Ball Z, G Gundam, The Simpsons, Super Mario Bros. Super Show, Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic Sat AM, Family Matters

Music – Thwomp – Dr. Mario – Fever, The Easton Ellises – Liquorstore, Motorhead – The Game, Disturbed – The Game, Drowning Pool – The Game, Cindy Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, Gamestage Music #1 -  Smashes Cupcakes, Wreck – Jim Johnston, Yacht – Utopia (Instrumental), Stephen Millis – Luigi’s Haunted Travel Theme (There Will Be Brawl soundtrack), Waterflame – Run!, Stage 3-1 – Mike Tyson’s Punch-out Medley, Giuseppe Cilfone – Crazy Experiment, You’re the Best Around – Joe Esposito,  Don Henley – Dirty Laundry

A big thank you to all the guys from Thwomp for being on today’s episode. You can hear the latest music from Thwomp here.

Also a big thank you to Hal Johnson of Body Break for being on today’s episode. You can find all the latest from Hal Johnson and Joanne McLeod at their website,

Thanks once again  to the Easton Ellises. They are the band that contributed GameOn’s theme song, Liquorstore. Be sure to check them out at their website.

And a big thank you to all of our contributors, Tom Ross, Steve Johnson and Karma Schopp! Our team of contributors continues to grow by the day and we’re looking forward to more contributors as we continue ahead at full speed.

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Jeff Johnson is a Canadian journalist and the host of GameOn here at GameNTrain. He was born in Ontario, but moved to British Columbia to learn what it's like to be attacked by deer on a regular basis. If you've got an idea for a feature story on GameOn or would like to be featured as a contibutor, simply e-mail You can also find Jeff on Google+ at