Last 15 posts from Società di archeologia e cimeli

SDCC Bag`s End… got my Holy Grail

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

Yes!!! I finally have the one set I dreaded the most to get for my Lego Tolkien collection.The reason?  This was an SDCC (San Diego Comic Con) exclusive in 2013, and sheer impossible to get for those about an ocean away.On BrickLink, they tend to …

Building a big dino… with laser eyes!

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

In less then a month, we will be treated with the new Jurassic World movie, and Lego has released some very nice sets to go with the film, and will be supporting it into the Dimensions as well.But for the past decade, there have been Lego dinosaurs aro…

Discovery of the Day: RetroLayer

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

It all started with the book I`m currently reading, House Corrino, from the prequel series to the classic movie Dune.I then drifted back to the days as a 14 year old or there abouts, when I had the RTS game on my computer… and did a fun google for it…

Updated the 2015 sets list

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

Today, Lego presented a new trailer for Dimesions (with an excellent Christopher Lloyd) and with that, some additional sets that will be coming out for the Skylanders / Infinity like game.I took the opportunity from that to update my 2015 sets list som…

The Flash season 1 – second half

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

Okay, I was wrong, Harrison Wells didn`t turn out to be a future Barry Allen, but Eobard Thawne, decendant of Eddy.But WOW, what a rollercoaster season this has been!While the first half of the season was a big okay, the second half turned out to be ev…

Bricks of the Mouse Guard

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

My Kickstarter arrived earlier this week, and what a gorgeous set of pieces this is.Created by Crazy Bricks, of the well known AFOL Guy Himber, comes this series of accessories to customise your figures into the heroic Mouse Guard.This series of childr…

Mark Your Calendars: Brick Event Evergem (BE)

Posted on May 19th, 2015 under , . Posted by

For those not knowing what to do the first weekend of October, there is a Lego event then in Evergem.Located near the flemish city of Ghent, it might be worth checking out if you`re nearby, or want to do something nice with the kids.Personally, I proba…

Avengers: Age of Ultron

Posted on May 19th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

So I finally went to see this newest Marvel `flagship` movie yesterday together with Nemesis.  Now, I always try to wait a few weeks so that the initial rush settles down, so in a theatre filled for only  a quarter, there was enough personal …

Inspirational Lego 18

Posted on May 18th, 2015 under , , , , , . Posted by

Another monday, another round of gorgeous eye candy as I present 10 awesome builds I came along this week as I strolled the internet.And by god, there are some big things amongst them this time…We all love Game of Thrones, for it`s War of the Roses f…

Lego Classic Build: 6973 Deep Freeze Defender

Posted on May 17th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

Ladies and Gentleman, I have it!Or something else along those lines.  But the bottomline is, after 25 odd years I finally have the set I wanted to posess when being still a youngling.Hailing from 1993, the Ice Planet 2002 range has always been my …

Lego MOC: Iceship! Iceship!! ICESHIP!!!

Posted on May 16th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

Okay, so I don`t know wether to actually call this a `creation`, or a `modification` to be honest, but a while ago I found a building instruction online by Chris McVeigh to build a Benny`s Spaceship in Chibi style.Now, I first wanted to actually build …

Agents of SHIELD season 2

Posted on May 15th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

What does the investigator for the murder on Twin Peaks Laura Palmer and the commander of the Battlestar Galactica in common?They both played prominent roles in the second season of Marvel`s ‘tie together’ series Agents of SHIELD.Though the season is r…

Building the Barrel Escape

Posted on May 15th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

Slowly but steadily I`m catching on, as this set was `only` build near the end of january.  Luckily, I keep notes so that my Swiss cheese for brains doesn`t have to remember everything.Hauling from the The Hobbit range, set 79004 – Barrel Escape i…

MASK Razorback

Posted on May 15th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

This has always been one of the, if not the, favorite vehicles of mine from the MASK toyline.As a kid, I loved the Brad Turner character, and when he got a NASCAR racing car, I played hours and hours with it.And the livery was almost as nice as the Mel…

StarCom Emperor Dark

Posted on May 14th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

This is a pretty cool gift that I got from the GF back in april, at the anniversary of the relationship.Back in the 80s, the main villain of the StarCom series, a scientist that names himself Emperor Dark, was only available through a mail-in action wi…