Last 15 posts from Società di archeologia e cimeli

Dimensions Marathon

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

With Year 2 only about a month away, it`s time to put in some real effort on my Dimensions game.While I`ve platinummed it ages ago, I still have a lot of gold bricks to pick up left and right, and I want to have as good as all done by the time the exce…

Classic Build Report: 6987 Message Intercept Base

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

In today`s build report, I tackling the big base of the 1988 Blacktron subtheme.At about 540 plus pieces, and some baseplates like the good old sets used to have, this was the big one of the range back then.Manned by no less then 5 Blacktron spacenauts…

The Haul Report # 39

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

Well, this week has been one of literally “in house” trading…You see, the Smurf had to clean up his room after making it look like a real battlefield, and as he opened cabinet after cabinet… a couple of Lego sets actually turned up in which he had …

Lapzwanzer’s Finest Chocolates

Posted on July 23rd, 2016 under , , , . Posted by

Ever since professor Lapzwanzer discovered the secret of cacao in the Mysterious Cave, he has been totally enthralled by the substance, in that he even gave up his post as first contact specialist.Instead, he decided to open a small store in Quinnsvill…

Mario

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

A small thing I`ve build today, numbering about 70 pieces, is a “pixel art” of that infamous italian plumber, Mario.Of Nintendo fame, he is almost as old as I am, and I thought it cool to make a small build for him.Now, this is based on a pixel art pic…

Give Mega Bloks some loving!

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

Okay, so my “Convention Buddy” is probably going to strangle me in a very slow and painfull manner for writing this Opinion piece, but bear with me…First things first, I love LEGO, but I can also appreciate the sets from other construction toy compan…

USS Kelvin NCC 0514

Posted on July 20th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

The vessel that has lend it`s name to the movies alternate timeline continuity, the USS Kelvin was an ill-fated Federation science vessel that first encountered the Romulan Narada of captain Nero.Totally outmatched, Jim Kirk`s gather George was captain…

Titan A. E.

Posted on July 20th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

What do you do when it`s a sweltering heat outside and you`re hiding from it?  In my case, put on the fan, sort out Lego elements and watch movies and series in the meantime.And yesterday, I watched Titan AE, whose dvd I picked up last week.PlotTh…

Classic Lego Build: 6952 Solar Power Transporter

Posted on July 18th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

In today`s classic build, we are visiting a 1985 Space set, the Solar Power Transporter.While I like the ships of that era, the ground vehicles… not so much.  They just didn`t do it for swooshing kid me 30 years ago.And this large wheeled machin…

Inspirational Lego # 79

Posted on July 18th, 2016 under . Posted by

In the midst of a pounding hot sun outside and a Pokemon Go craze all around me (yeah, I admit, I ain`t starting it until I have my new phone), I still bring you 10 cool builds to start the week with.And the first one is the Marketplace of Barqa, inclu…

Star Trek Online: Future Proof (continued)

Posted on July 17th, 2016 under , . Posted by

So with the latest expansion, the Future Proof storyline has been expanded.  After completing the previous storyarc, Yesterday`s war, we where left with the Envoy and his allies forming the Temporal Liberation Front, and now you`re out to sto…

The Haul Report # 38

Posted on July 17th, 2016 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hey everyone, here we are again with a nice heap of haul`s this week, and I have something special added to the collection.I obtained one of the exclusive sets by Certified Professional Dirk Denoyelle, namely the I love MRI set.This set has been devell…

Star Trek Stargazer book 2: Progenitor

Posted on July 17th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

The second novel of the adventures of a young captain Jean-Luc Picard, which details his time as captain of the USS Stargazer.A command he had gotten in special circumstances, this novel by Michael Jan Friedman details the adventures of the senior staf…

USS Enterprise NX-01

Posted on July 15th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

She`s done!  The vessel to go with my traditional NX-01 cap has been build and is ready to take along to conventions.The NX class Enterprise, captained by Jonathan Archer, as she was shown in the Star Trek series “Enterprise”.I always liked her `p…

Build Report: 75915 Pteranodon Capture

Posted on July 15th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Okay, so here is another fine example of my immense backlog.  I received this set from the GF for my birthday… LAST year, and build it almost immediatly.Today, I can finally present the rather lovely set from the Jurassic World range.Opening the…