Posts Tagged ‘lego’

LEGO easter egg MOC

Posted on April 25th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Well, this was supposed to be joining the easter layout at Brick Mania Wetteren two weeks ago, but well, things took a different turn.Never the less, this has, as such, become the final Tolkien build I will be doing…The egg was build with instruction…

Cancelling projects… that happens if you change hobbies

Posted on April 23rd, 2017 under , . Posted by

In the first of a few posts I`ll be doing today, I`m talking about the “end of the line” of my LEGO hobby, though I won`t go in the specifics of what exactly triggered it.That wouldn`t be very gentlemanly after all, and no need to start a Flame War ove…

Build Report: 241502 Flamy the Fox

Posted on April 22nd, 2017 under , , . Posted by

A small build report today, as we tackle one of the foil packs that came with the Elves magazine.Flamy the Fox is a small 12 part set featured around the little fox pet from the range.The build begins on 2 plates of 2×3 in Tan.A slope and some magenta …

Build Report: 8396 Soldier’s Arsenal

Posted on April 19th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Today’s build report is a small boxed set from the 2009 Pirates II line, and one I bought rather a lot of to boost my Imperial force.While at 12 parts and a minifigure, this would be a polybag nowadays, shortly under a decade ago they came in small lit…

Inspirational Lego 118

Posted on April 17th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Another episode of Inspirational today, as I`m keeping up to share all the eye catchers I`ve seen over the years.And we start this episode with a Skryim inspired build.I love how Isaac’s shop has an open backside with some great detailing in it, as wel…

Build Report: 7414 Elephant Caravan

Posted on April 12th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Today`s build report is an awesome set from 2003, hailing from the Orient Expedition range.The Elephant caravan is well, centred around the elephant, a great LEGO animal that hasn`t been featured to much in their ranges.While it only contains 70 odd pi…

Inspirational Lego 117

Posted on April 10th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Hey all and here we are again on the regular monday slot with 10 great builds I found on the internet… …and it`ll be the last time on this slot, but more on that in a post later this week.We start this week with the Oswion Mining Site, a fanta…

Opinion: Fife and Gun

Posted on April 1st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Okay, so that isn`t perhaps a good title for this opinion piece, but it sounded better then: I`m building down LEGO and returning to wargaming.Now this might come as a shocker, but walk with me for a moment…The “feeling” has been growing for a while …

Building Middle Earth episode 3

Posted on April 1st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Hey all, first saturday of the month and then it’s time to show the progress made on my Middle Earth building during march.Which isn`t, truth to be told, much at all I fear.The past month has had me mainly focussing on (finally) starting work on the Fr…

Custom LEGO Mardier officer

Posted on March 31st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Well, this is something new, my very first ever customised LEGO torso.And it is one for the nation of Mardier, in the Brethren of the Broken Seas. With my skills in graphic software being limited, making decals no option, a PAD Printer being way out of…

Inspirational Lego 116

Posted on March 31st, 2017 under , . Posted by

Two within a week, what a treat!As I said in the previous episode, since I`ll be off for almost two weeks, I moved the episode for the coming monday a bit forward.Now, as I still have quite a few other posts to so the coming two days, I figured it`s ti…

Build Report: 41092 Stephanie’s Pizzeria

Posted on March 30th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

A small Friends set today on the menu, as we take on this 80+ part set from 2015.Now, I actually bought this because it came with a 2+1 action in Kruidvat, but parts are parts is it not ;-)Opening the box, we get two bags of parts and the instruction b…

Inspirational Lego 115

Posted on March 27th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Hey all, here we are again for the weekly dose of awesome builds I`ve found on the internet.Now, I`m already telling you that 116 will arrive this weekend already, as the week after that I will be away from my PC.  Far away.  Having a few bee…

The Green Shark

Posted on March 26th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

A small figure build this time, which I created for an LAKC contest on Facebook in which you could take home a Spiderman Super Jumper polybag.Unfortunatly, he didn`t take home the win, but never the less I thought I’d share him here.His pilum is a cust…

A new header… long overdue

Posted on March 24th, 2017 under , . Posted by

This month marked the 7 year and 1 month long birthday of my little blog… and I finally gotten around to making a little change.It has been planned for like, probably 6 years and 11 months or so though, so I`m “more or less” swift this time round.Whe…

A new header… long overdue

Posted on March 24th, 2017 under , . Posted by

This month marked the 7 year and 1 month long birthday of my little blog… and I finally gotten around to making a little change.It has been planned for like, probably 6 years and 11 months or so though, so I`m “more or less” swift this time round.Whe…

Build Report: 79007 Battle at the Black Gate

Posted on March 23rd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

In today’s build report, I’m visiting my favorite theme, The Lord of the Rings.Battle of the Black Gate is one of the few sets from the Return of the King wave, which really lacked any Gondor influenced sets in my opinion, and with “King” Aragorn comes…

Marching to Quinnsville

Posted on March 20th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

A build that originated from two very different origin points, my first complete Company for BoBS has been recruited and stationed in Quinnsville for the defence of the town.While I “bought” the troops for the game a week or two ago, I finally came rou…

Inspirational Lego # 114

Posted on March 20th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Another monday, so another morning to look at some jawdropping builds I came across strolling the internet.We start the week with the Alpharabius, a sleek and stylish spaceship.  It uses a fantastic design to connect the canopy section with t…

Charge of the Irish Brigade WiP 1

Posted on March 17th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

It`s Saint Patty’s today… and for the first time in like forever, I`ll survive it as I`m on kid-sitter duty tonight.But that doesn`t mean I won`t fly the green flag of Erin, albeit virtually.You see, I finally got decently started on my Fredericksbur…

Build Report: 30251 Winzar’s Pack Patrol

Posted on March 15th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

In today’s build report, we go back to the beginnings of the Legends of Chima range, as we tackle this polybag from 2013.Now, I rather liked Chima actually, the sets had some good parts for fantasy and castle builds, and they often could be found dirt-…

Margert 2T Cog

Posted on March 13th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Another of the trading vessels I reeled in in the recent Eslandola auction, the Margert was the target of a true bid wars.  Seems no less then 21 bids where brought out for this small vessel’s license, but in the end she is joining the Junkya…

Inspirational Lego # 113

Posted on March 13th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Another monday, another selection of awesome internet finds to fire up those inspiration synapses ;-)We start the week with this medieval fortress.Build in the Guilds of Historica rpg on Eurobricks, Balkr fortress captures the atmosphere of northern Mi…

Nino Grande 4T2 vessel

Posted on March 12th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

This is a bit of a special build, as it is the very first thing I ever seriously build in the LDD program.I won the Nino Grande in an auction organised by Eslandola, and she is being put into service right on time to participate in the next MCRA and as…

54mm British and Lego Star Wars

Posted on March 11th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Life continues to conspire to keep me from the club but I did some painting this week. First up were four 54mm British light infantry to round out the figures I need for Tricorne.I think the original I used as a guide is on the right. More or less clos…