Last 15 posts from Società di archeologia e cimeli

Inspirational Lego 13

Posted on March 30th, 2015 under . Posted by

Welcome to another episode of all those cool Lego builds you can find out there, and this week, it`s a bit of everything.One of the weeks, I`ll probably be doing another special on this or that, but for now, let`s just get on with it.We`re starting off…

Cross Ange – review

Posted on March 29th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

The first anime series I`ve finished from the `winter season`, Cross Ange is something with a bit of a special twist.In that it focusses on mecha`s, dragons and… lesbian love triangles!Okay, that definitly is an odd mix.  Heck, even the first tw…

This week`s Haul

Posted on March 29th, 2015 under , . Posted by

A few great items have been added to the collections this weekend, as the mailman came in, but also that most enjoyable of flea market like events… the kid that cleans out his room.Yeah yeah, the little kid that transfers to the big kid as he lost in…

F1 2015 GP of Malaysia

Posted on March 29th, 2015 under . Posted by

FORZA FERRARI!!!!And all the rest is, as they say, history.The squadra is back on the highest placing, so put a german in the car and the results follow.  The Ferrari team did show good pace in the pre-season tests, they where best of the rest in …

Shadow Play

Posted on March 28th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

Time to come out of a short Lego hiatus as I was doing a gazillion other things that needed to be done, and start MOC`cing again.Over on Eurobricks in our Guilds of Historica book 2, we are now in the Civil War section for Kaliphim, the desert lands in…

New StarCom models for the collection

Posted on March 27th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

Another trip to Vinnie, another set of vessels for the collection…They both where already `under negotiation` the first time, but he parted with them in the end.  I`ll give him my CW Powerglide as a gift and a token of appreciation for these, so…

Building the Cavalry

Posted on March 26th, 2015 under , . Posted by

Perhaps one, if not the, most intresting army builder sets of the past few years, has to be the Lone Ranger one.Set 79106 gives you a cowboy, but more imporantly 3 `Union` soldiers for any ACW project you might have running, a cannon and a horse.Okay, …

Raising Steam – Terry Pratchett

Posted on March 25th, 2015 under , . Posted by

I never thought that when I started reading this book, it would be the last one ever to be published while sir Terry was alive.So there is one more novel coming, but then, the Discworld will travel into the big galaxy upon it`s mighty Turtle and into l…

The Vault… my first video

Posted on March 24th, 2015 under . Posted by

It`s a short one, at 4.02 minutes in length, but I went in and finally tried my hand at YouTube.In this first short episode, I tackle a bit of different items, but it was fun to do…Now, the general idea is to do this about 6 times a year, so no promi…

Sometimes, Time IS on your side

Posted on March 24th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

The one benefit perhaps you have as a collector of 80s toys it seems, is that time is actually your best friend.Things you want to add, and which are not uber rare prototypes and the likes, are bound to be showing up sooner or later and there seems to …

Inspirational Lego 12: Tolkien`s Middle Earth

Posted on March 23rd, 2015 under , , . Posted by

And so we return one last time to the MELO contest, as the battles are fought, and the winner is known.It was an awesome display of skill over the months and a real visual festival…But in the end, the winner was… ANDREW JNHe gained the upperhand in…

Classic Build: Lego City yellow car

Posted on March 22nd, 2015 under , . Posted by

This is the set that the little road repair one came with yesterday when I picked it up in the recycling store.  To be honest, I hadn`t even seen that the other one was included as well…Set 6530 is a simple little set from around the early …

A big haul of Transformers

Posted on March 21st, 2015 under , . Posted by

I hinted at it last week, and now I finally found the gap to photograph all the contents of a pretty nifty find I had last week.A big box with 13 of the more recent Transformer models, all in all costing me less then 60 euro and which I hope to be able…

Classic build: Road Repair Set

Posted on March 20th, 2015 under , . Posted by

Today, let`s go back into the past, and to 1983 to be precise.This small set, the 6606 Road Repair, was one of the two sets I found in a single bag at the recycle store, costing me 4.50 for both sets (the other will appear here one of the days).It was …

Coming Soon: ??? *I need a name*

Posted on March 19th, 2015 under . Posted by

Yeah, I bet SHE has grabbed your attention now, hasn`t she?Which is great, because then you can help me out by reading along a bit more…After 5 years of blogging here, I`m about to take the `next step`, namely vlogging and upping them to YouTube (wit…