Last 15 posts from Società di archeologia e cimeli

The Tundra Bull

Posted on July 10th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Tundra Bulls are hairy, smelly, vicious and ferocious, lumbering brutes that live in the northern tundra`s of Mitgardia.  But fortunatly, they also aren`t to bright, making them suitable to become tamed by the barbarian tribes to serve as …

Great Birthday Gifts part I

Posted on July 9th, 2014 under . Posted by

Part I???  Yeah, it is not because I celebrate my birthday more then once a year, but it is because I also got a lot of gift vouchers from friends and in-laws, as well as `sponsorship`, which will allow me some raiding on the local Lego brand stor…

I had half an hour… and an old City carwash

Posted on July 7th, 2014 under , . Posted by

This evening I was visiting the parents in law, and amongst the toys for all their grand children was the old Lego City (back then still called Legoland) car wash and petrol station.While we where waiting for dinner, the mum-in-law told me she still ne…

F1 2014 GP of Britain – review

Posted on July 6th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Well, this weekend started of with a premiere, as Williams put Suzie Wolff in the car on FP1 friday morning, the first woman in Formula One since Amati in the Brabham in 1992.But unfortunatly for the blonde bombshell, the Williams lasted only 4 rounds …

Shrine of the Flaming Wind

Posted on July 5th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

In the lands of Kaliphlin, there is a small region dedicated to the lores of the elements and who live by a code of honor amongst their warriors.  yellowish in skin hue, these people forge the most fearsome blades, thin and elegant, but deadly to …

The Plan – Week 21

Posted on July 5th, 2014 under , . Posted by

I know it ain`t much, but at least I got about 3 hours of game time in with WoW this week.Which, like I reported earlier this week, completed the 1000 achievements goal for 2014 with one of the remaining Midsummer Festival achievements.Bar those, I com…

The Gettysburg Adress

Posted on July 4th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

I always have had an intrest in the ACW (American Civil War) even back when I was still wargaming, and for Independance Day I decided to build a small vignette.Though the adress itself was given the 19th of November 1863, it was a direct follow up to t…

The Gettysburg Adress

Posted on July 4th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

I always have had an intrest in the ACW (American Civil War) even back when I was still wargaming, and for Independance Day I decided to build a small vignette.Though the adress itself was given the 19th of November 1863, it was a direct follow up to t…

I did it for the Promo`s!

Posted on July 3rd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Well, every month on the morning of the first, I go check the LEGO online store for that months promo bags.This month, it was a Chima promo, Flax the Phoenix on his flyer.  An intresting set at 30 euros required to buy, this has bar a minifig I ca…

Lego: A Love Story by Jonathan Bender – Book Review

Posted on July 2nd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Let me start with this: this book is fantastic!  I really loved reading it, devoured it actually, and it had a serious back tone as well, not being a fan written publicity flyer.The tale goes about a 30 year old guy, married and childless (they ha…

The 2014 Goals: at the halfway mark

Posted on July 1st, 2014 under . Posted by

Well, the year is now 6 months in, and that means time for an oversight on how far we`re standing on the goals and plans for this year.Now, like any good geek, some goals got dropped like the trading cards part of Pacific Rim (I decided in the end to n…

1000 Achievements Achieved

Posted on June 30th, 2014 under . Posted by

Yesterday I popped onto WoW for an hour or two, to (finally) start grabbing those missing achievements from the Midsummer Festival.And that resulted in popping number 1000, now slightly putting me under the 50% mark of obtained achievements in the game…

A Good Catch

Posted on June 29th, 2014 under . Posted by

Irony is a bitch that often comes back to bite you in the behind.Days after I posted about how Belgium doesn`t have a garage sale culture and rarely any LEGO is to be found there… I had a garage sale behind my corner and found 3 LEGO sets.They had be…

The Plan – Week 20 – Minifgures Online

Posted on June 28th, 2014 under , . Posted by

I did play some this week, but unfortunatly with the NDA, even in Open Beta now, I cannot say to much about it.Now, what i can say is, get the game, it`s simple, it`s enjoyable and it runs on a tablet as well.But the first impressions then:My character…

Ways to the fill the room with Bricks

Posted on June 26th, 2014 under , . Posted by

One of the downsides of being an AFOL, is that you never can have enough bricks.  There is always that one piece you miss (I had it with a MOC just this morning), and then you go out and order a multitude of them just in case…But where does one …