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TomSka (real name: Thomas Ridgewell) is a UK-based web filmmaker, producer, vlogger and actor known for his live-action and animated productions, particularly asdfmovies. He also voices his Author Avatar, Tom in Eddsworld and, after Edd Gould's passing, is the main producer and scriptwriter.His main YouTube channel is here, his second channel, containing mostly vlogs and behind-the-scenes material is here. He also has a Twitter and Tumblr account.He also made a game called KatataK (deriving from Cat Attack) that can be purchased for iOS and Android devices.
Tropes present in his works or otherwise related to him:
Action Bomb: Tom himself is revealed to be one at the end of "HOLY SHIT CATS".
And I Must Scream: Of sorts, near the end of "What Happened?" The video is based around someone who has committed suicide, but whenever someone asks what happened, another person will take the gun and shoot themselves in the head. Tom is the Only Sane Man in this situation. There's a particularly diabolical officer who asks the question and forces Tom to shoot himself, screaming all the while.
My close friend, business partner and - if I�m being honest - muse Edd Gould was dead. Cancer had made its final move on him the night before. While I partied, he fought for his life� and lost. (...) I miss him so fucking much.
Tom's also had problems with depression, which contributed, subconsciously, to the darker tone of asdfmovie7.
Disproportionate Retribution: Chris stabs Tom in "STABBED" with a salty knife laced with tiny bees, then programs Tom's phone to order a mushroom pizza filled with more bees when Tom calls for an ambulance, all because Tom ate Chris's sandwich.
Driven to Suicide: Tom tries to talk his lover out of this in "Musical Suicide", which is exactly what it sounds like.It turns out that Tom had mistaken her for someone else (after all, he had been looking at her from behind).
The ending of "EPIC GIRLFRIEND PRANKS" has Tom saying "I love you" and shooting himself through the chin.
Epic Fail: In "Baby with a Gun", Tom ends up threatening the titular baby with a gun of his own. Realizing how mean he sounded, Tom proceeds to give the baby his gun, and only then does he realize his massive fuckup.
Tom: Now it's a baby with two guns.
Fake American: He has an amazing American accent, which he seems to slip into at times.
Ooh, Me Accent's Slipping: Sort of, in "Pokemon Extreme," when it's not his accent that slips, per se, it's that he uses the British pronunciation of "been" (like "bean").
Fun with Subtitles: There's some fun to be had with some of the subtitles on Tom's videos. For a really good example, see "Sniper Pug".
Tom: See, Chris, the thing is—(pulls out gun)—I'll just kill him.
A rather shocking one at the end of "EPIC GIRLFRIEND PRANKS". We see Alice arriving at home, telling Tom that he has to stop pranking her. She goes into a dark room, turns on the light, and finds Tom hanging. It turns out to have been yet another prank.
The end of "Sniper Pug". The team is celebrating Sgt. Pugsley's gallant sharpshooting that saved them from their enemies, only to realize that they never took care of the bomb that was the basis of their whole mission. And it's about to detonate.
So I don't really remember anything from the night, but little bits kind of came back to me over the next couple days, including flirting with an assortment of people. I'm very sorry if that was you, I don't remember who you are, though, 'cause I got roofied, and it wasn't good, it wasn't like The Hangover 1, it was like The Hangover 2... forgettable.