Last 15 posts from Società di archeologia e cimeli

AoM Barracks phase 2 MoC: Fight!

Posted on October 20th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

FIGHT!The word echoed over the training grounds as the mock up fights began.Young warriors from various places had gathered, and seek some Mitgardian weapons training for the inenvitable fights that would be coming in the future.  the North was a …

Building Cap vs Hydra

Posted on October 19th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

What better Lego build to post today then the Captain America vs Hydra set, following my opinion on the Winter Soldier movie I posted this morning.Released with the first movie, set 76017 features cap on his motorcycle facing of the Red Skull (with the…

Captain America; The Winter Soldier review

Posted on October 19th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Said to be the best Marvel movie ever released (pre Guardians of the Galaxy), I finally managed to see the 2nd movie of this iconic Marvel character staring Chris Evans again.Now this of course means high expectations, helped with the fact that the mov…

A Lot of Hobbits… but no Smaug

Posted on October 18th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Well, I guess it was statistically bound to happen sometime.  With all the Lego orders I place through the online store, one of those days something had had to go wrong.Unfortunatly, it happened with my entire new wave of Lego orders, and with the…

The Plan – week 36

Posted on October 18th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Lego Lego Lego… it`s about the only game I still play.  I cancelled my WoW and EVE subs and am running them to the end, but after that it is the definitive end for me paying subscriptions for games.The reason is simple, time restraints.  I …

Transformers 4 Age of Extinction review

Posted on October 17th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Let me start with a confession.  I refused to go watch this movie in the cinemas.  I grew up with Transformers, I like the Autobots, dinobots are awesome… but I hate what Michael `boom Boom BOOM` Bay does with these movies.Like any other ge…

The Hobbit canvas art

Posted on October 17th, 2014 under . Posted by

A small new addition to the collection, to flavour up my creative area (aka, the pc desk :-p) , comes this canvas printed The Hobbit picture.The seller on ebay UK (search for UK seller mb130372) has a whole lot of those kinds of products, featuring The…

Building the Chima big croc

Posted on October 17th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Chima Legendary Beasts.  They might not have really taken off in retail (I bought only a wolf once, the one featured in the lil` red riding hood moc last week), but they aren`t that expensive actually, and contain nice parts in nice colours.When `…

Inspirational Lego: The running pirate

Posted on October 16th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Sometimes, a moc tells a story, but it is even greater when a series of MOC`s tell a continues story.After all, more is not per se less when it comes to building with the beloved little bricks…Take for example this sequence of the Running Pirate, a c…

The Great Experiment: epic failure

Posted on October 15th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Two weeks.  Actually less then two weeks.  That is how long it took me to hopelessly flunk the Great Experiment to see which would trade back it`s value first: Lego or Magic.Why?  Because I`m weak of heart when it comes to the little pla…

The Hobbit MoC: The Road Goes Ever On

Posted on October 15th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

So I decided to enter the Middle Earth moccing contest on Eurobricks, detailing the works of JRR Tolkien`s Middle Earth.  The contest is organised in honor of the very last wave of sets coming out shortly, and I decided to enter Category C, in whi…

Lego Chima Magazines

Posted on October 14th, 2014 under . Posted by

Translated by Junior Press down here in the `low countries`, the Lego Chima magazine and the likes are always a decent buy in my book.Coming usually with an exlusive minifigure, these magazines tend to go around 4 euros in the stores, and are generally…

New STUDS cards for the collection

Posted on October 13th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Three more cards to complete my eternal goal of getting all the STUDS cards in the series.Two promos detailing the excellent Star Trek vessels, and a signature card of Cale Leiphardt and his special train.This puts the total to 119 cards collected, but…

F1 GP of Russia 2014 – review

Posted on October 12th, 2014 under , . Posted by

A week after the traggic crash of Jules Bianchi, who is still fighting for his life in Japan, the Formula 1 circus hits Sochi in Russia for the very first GP of Russia ever.  In honour of Jules, Marussia has decided not to put Rossi in the car, al…

Minifigures Series 12 – opening the box

Posted on October 12th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Last thursday I finally got the call I was waiting for. The local toy store had my Lego order in, a full sealed box of the new Collectible Minifigures line, Series 12, centered around the Minifigures Online series.Seeing the prices the boxes tend to go…