Monthly Archive: March 2014

Balin and Ori in the Mines of Moria

    Retaking Moria is all fun and games until…     … some weird time traveling happens!     Then, it gets awkward pretty quickly.         For the non Tolkien-geeks among you, the tomb and the skeleton lying next to it...

Nanoblock Hina Dolls

  Today is Hina Matsuri in Japan. A few weeks ago, after I expressed interest in Nanoblock (the Japanese answer to Lego), my wife bought me a Hina Dolls set, so that I can give it a try. While I have been curious about them for...

Building Orthanc – Part Four

  Today, we’re building the exterior of the first two levels. Not the most exciting build, it’s very repetitive, but it’s necessary for the construction to start looking like Orthanc:                   It’s starting to look like something…...