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Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale

Posted on February 21st, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Earlier this week we watched the most recent instalment in the Sword Art Online franchise, where kids get stuck in videogames on life or death…Now, this movie comes after season 2, and I still haven`t watched an episode of it myself, but I told Noshi…

The LEGO Ninjago Movie

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

After the comical the LEGO Movie and the fantastic LEGO Batman movie, it was time to sit down and watch the third theatrical release of the LEGO franchise.Based on the popular Ninjago line of, well, Ninja’s, this movie is aimed at the younger members o…

Fullmetal Alchemist (Netflix)

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , . Posted by

This week saw the release on Netflix of the Fullmetal Alchemist real action movie, so that evening me and Noshi sat down and gave it a try.Now, we both need to watch the actual anime, so I don’t have a point of reference with the series to go by, which…

The second month of the AHPC8

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , . Posted by

How does time fly, as the second month of the painting challenge has passed…And that also means I have only a single month to go to try and get a lot of things completed.Now, in this short clip, I’m taking a look at all the models I did finish so far…

Tijl Uilenspiegel Crisis 2017 LE

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

A bit of a special set of figures for this round, as it is the limited edition entry set from the past Crisis wargame show we organised at TSA.  And it is a character that has a great influence on school children of my generation… The mo…

The Haul Report 121

Posted on February 18th, 2018 under . Posted by

A very busy week this time, as a lot of things have been added to the collection…Though not necessarily expensive ones, as I got a nice amount of freebies as well.But first things first, and that is that I picked up my copy of the newest White Dwarf …

TSA Clubevening 16th of february 2018

Posted on February 17th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Yesterday, I wasn`t playing any games at the club myself, so that meant I went to have a look around and bring another oversight of the games being played…While it was busy this week, there weren`t actually that many games being played, as a lot of p…

One goes as one comes

Posted on February 16th, 2018 under . Posted by

Well, I have been talking about my issues about Age of Sigmar a few months ago, and during that time I kept pondering it.Now, I added my conclusions / decisions to this little video I uploaded to YouTube, just because I liked to this time. Just another…

On the Painting Desk 34

Posted on February 15th, 2018 under . Posted by

Well, as the desk was nearly cleaned up the past weeks, I did what ever self-respecting gamer does…Fill it up to the nook again after an all-nighter glueing figures and fingers together xDFrom more warriors to Dux to heavy support for my Emperor’s Ch…

Gotham by Gaslight

Posted on February 15th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

The most recent Batman story from the DC animated universe, Gotham by Gaslight takes us back to the beginning of the 1900s.Now, this is a pretty fun given, putting familiar characters in an all different setting.When a lady of the night, Poison Ivy, is…

Starting a Paint Log

Posted on February 15th, 2018 under . Posted by

A small but essential little help for the hobby, I finally made myself what is called a “paint log”.Well, like a bit overdue… by a year or 20…The Paint Log is just that actually, a logbook where you record your painting in, either chronologically o…

116th Pennsylvania… and some levies

Posted on February 15th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

This weeks entry into the Painting Challenge is one of the reasons I actually got into it, to build further on my full OrBat for the II Corps, 1 Division og Hancock, as it fought at Fredericksburg.While I already finished some of the generals last week…

The End of the F***ing World

Posted on February 14th, 2018 under , . Posted by

The hit series from Netflix from the beginning of the year according to reviews, Noshi and me started watching this show.And she quit after two episodes, as the dark british humor isn`t her cup of tea.Tonight, I sat down and watched the remainder of th…

King Arthur: Excalibur Rising

Posted on February 14th, 2018 under , . Posted by

Another Excalibur movie, on one of the most popular legends of the western world, King Arthur. Bad acting, location filming in the public parc, forced dialogue, bad special effects, incredible cheesy feel…. right, let’s sit back for a trip to the 80s…

Exposition: Klank van de Stad

Posted on February 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

Past sunday Noshi and me went to one of the many museums in Antwerp, het Vleeshuis, where all sorts of musical instruments are currently on display.This exposition, Klank van de Stad, details the history of music and sound in Antwerp, going as far back…

OS Miniatures Alpine Gnomes

Posted on February 14th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

So this is it, my full Kickstarter of OS (Old School) Miniatures has been painted for use in the AHPC.While the figures are full of character, they do have some unfortunate hick-ups as well in my opinion.But they are so full of character, and look so c…

Neo Angelique Abyss

Posted on February 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

The latest anime series I benched while spending a whole night glueing models, this was one of my “random picks” of series.Based on the Neo Angelique game, this is a spin-off of the Angelique series and numbers 13 episodes, released in 2008.The world o…

Star Trek Discovery

Posted on February 13th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Star Trek is back on television since Enterprise, and even though the opinions are divided… I liked it.Discovery is the newest series in the franchise, and it is set against the onslaught that was the Klingon – Federation war, 10 years prior to the K…

The Haul Report 120

Posted on February 10th, 2018 under . Posted by

Hello everyone to another week of hauling stuff…While this episode might not be the grand haul, it is something I “needed” for my force.Through a belgian Facebook group, I could lay my hand at three more Noise Marines, and as such I can now, with the…

Thor Ragnarok

Posted on February 9th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Yesterday evening and this morning, me and Noshi watched the latest Thor instalment from the Marvel stable.Now, we both liked it for the fact it was light and humorous, the sort of superhero films we both prefer compared to the more dark and gloomy DC …

Knightfall

Posted on February 9th, 2018 under , . Posted by

The first season of a new historical drama series on History has just ended, and it`s a bt of a mixed bag for me.You see, I`m still not sure wether I like it, or dislike it, as the differences in strenghts are so wide.Based on the rise and fall of the …

On the Painting Desk 33

Posted on February 9th, 2018 under . Posted by

Well, I didn`t paint that much the past week, mainly finishing some ACW command.But I hope for this week to finish a full regiment, though doubtfull, and at least one of the remaining bonus entries…The Tijl entry will definitly get done, and I will b…

Noshi’s Pick: OtherLife

Posted on February 9th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

While strolling through NetFlix past wednesday, the girlfriend found this movie on it and we sat down to watch it.At first, we thought it would be something in inception style, but this australian made sci-fi thriller is a tat different though.Ren is t…

Generals Hancock and Zook

Posted on February 8th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

A bit less (well, far less) then I wanted to get finished this week, but big club battles took up a lot of time, as such I didn`t get as many painting hours in as I estimated.But never the less, now that my target has been achieved, I can focus more…

The gift of Gundam

Posted on February 6th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

One of the models that will feature in the big Lords of War battle we will be running at TSA on the last friday of april, this ZGMF-X56S Impulse Gundam, in his Sword mode, is ready for battle.Now, how does this came to be?Well, first of all, let me sta…