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Lego Osprey – Why so much ?

Lego recently shipped a new Technics set to retailers – however have since recalled as many as they can……. the set – LEGO Technic 42113 Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey Helicopter. Why ? Because its “war/weapon” related – Lego has a policy of not releasing realistic war/weapon related items. Which is great to keep the image…

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“Get off the line…..”

Are you old enough to remember the good old BBS days ? If so the title above would ring some bells. I honestly cannot remember how old I was when I got into BBS’s, but had my Amiga 500+ with a USR Courier 14.4k modem, and loved it. The ability to ring a (usually) local…

Gaming

The Perfect Act

Over the years, games have reached (and in some cases surpassed) the quality of stories and characters in modern movies, leaving some players wanting more interaction with a certain character, and for those into it, cosplaying as that character. I am NOT the latter – sorry. 🙂 Take for example the three primary characters in…

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One Set Of Rules…except for you.

I use torrents to obtains some files I require (come on, who can say they don’t, regardless if its legit or not) and generally do not have any problems. Except for one site I visit. They employ a ratio system to ensure files are kept alive long as possible – you seed for 72 hours…

Gaming

Game Over for Gameplanet

A long time New Zealand based gaming site, Gameplanet has fallen victim to the hard times for media during COVID-19. Gameplanet has been on life-support for a while now, as some readers may have observed. We’ve held out and sustained the financial losses for as long as we could, but there is, sadly, no realistic…

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The Case Of….

nothing. I just don’t have a case for my PC. Think its time to poke around the house for some materials to build one. The current cardbox case is literally being ripped apart as I add components. Last week : Today: PS: Stupid head gear still on the go.