Last 15 posts from Società di archeologia e cimeli

The Haul Report #31

Posted on May 27th, 2016 under . Posted by

Well, it`s half an hour to go before I leave for Brick Mania Liege, so I am putting down this weeks hauls.After all, I close the tally always on fridays, and since I won`t be shopping anyways apart from perhaps at the event, I might as well do it now a…

Classic Lego Build: 6264 Forbidden Cove

Posted on May 27th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Hailing from the second line of Pirate sets LEGO released, the islanders came into play in 1994 with this smallest of their three island camps.Forbidden Cove is from the time you got baseplates with your sets, and features a mysterious cave that has a …

Star Trek: The Arena vignette

Posted on May 26th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Let`s start with an understatement: sometimes, TOS (The Original Series) of Star Trek could get a bit cheesy.  But what was more cheesy, in the special effects department, then the battle between Kirk and the Gorn in the first season.Cardboar…

Classic Lego Build: 6656 Tow Truck

Posted on May 26th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

While Lego City is not my cup of tea, as they usually tend to have a limited amount of parts I can use, and come with figures that are not my style.However, when I obtained that large City lot from a mate last year, I did build every set in it to prese…

Mega Bloks Build Report: 10703 Lazy Smurf

Posted on May 26th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

No, I`m not a purist.  I can appreciate some other brands as well as my beloved LEGO, and of those, Mega Bloks isn`t that bad at all.And face it, they got some mighty fine licenses in their range, like HALO, or the upcoming Star Trek TOS series.On…

Unboxing my Lego Disney minifigures

Posted on May 26th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Two weeks ago, my local “source” called me to tell the good news they had received a box for me, so I went to pick it up and sort out the Disney series.Now, I always purchase a CMF series box IF they get one, and while I only wanted a few figures of th…

The Clan of the Cave Bear – Jean M. Auel

Posted on May 26th, 2016 under . Posted by

The first of the five volumes long Earth`s Children book series, this was something of a novelty in the fiction series.The setting is the neolithic era, not the most common of era`s after all.Plot:Ayla, a Homo Sapiens, is 5 years old when she is swept …

Stargate Atlantis BC-304 Daedalus

Posted on May 25th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Based on the instructions of a clone brand called Best Lock, I counted out what I needed in “real” LEGO bricks and went on to build this iconic vessel from the Stargate franchise.The model is just under 40 studs long, meaning it`s a good size for both …

To Boldly Go…

Posted on May 24th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

My beloved Star Trek turns 50 this year, and as such I`m putting together some builds (at last) within my beloved franchise of franchises.Yeah, and I definitly will be getting the Mega Bloks Enterprise…But for all my adventures in Lego, I went and pu…

Inspirational Lego #31

Posted on May 23rd, 2016 under . Posted by

Another monday, another selection of 10 cool builds I came across on the internet.And we start this week with a big bad machine… that looks better in Lego then in it`s source material.Devastator was a bit of a clunky mess in the second Transformers m…

Mechelen Speelstad 2016

Posted on May 22nd, 2016 under , . Posted by

For the third year in a row, we had been invited by LEGO Benelux to attend Mechelen Speelstad, not really a convention, but a real children event.So we send along 6 of our most serious members for a day of entertaining the little ones.Meet the teamTop …

The Haul Report # 30

Posted on May 22nd, 2016 under . Posted by

Hey all, here we are again with the finds I did for my collection this week, and some good stuff was in it.Starting with the great CMF series of Disney figures, a highly anticipated series and at the moment not easily found in the stores due to the pop…

Build Report: 70335 Ultimate Lavaria

Posted on May 21st, 2016 under , , . Posted by

While I`m not to fond of the Nexo Knights range, this was one of the smaller ones I just HAD to get.Okay, so the bad guys have more usuable parts for the moc’cer like me, if you tend to build castles and pirate vessels that is, but this set also has on…

Classic Lego Build: 6049 Viking Voyager

Posted on May 21st, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Today, you can expect a bit of a bombardment of posts on my little corner of the internet, as I`m going to try and catch up on the build reports from the past 3 weeks.  Otherwise, it`s all going to get just a bit to jumbled up on my end ;-)Long be…

Star Trek Dark Armada

Posted on May 19th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

If there is one of the things you tend to come around easier in Trek then in Wars or in Gate, then it is low buget love projects like this.Star Trek Dark Armada is a dutch / belgian series of currently 7 episodes (of various lenghts, going between 2 to…