Monthly Archives: February 2012

Space Marine Bike: started

Finally go stared on my Warhammer 40K model test build. One of the main things I’m testing is how well my Mr Color paints work in the stead of Citadel Paints, I don’t want to keep stock of too many … Continue reading

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Severed

I had high hopes for Severed after enjoying Scott Snyder’s Detective run. The story maybe didn’t quite live up to my unfairly lofty expectations, but it was still pretty damned good. I think issue 4 was probably the best as … Continue reading

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Mine Storm overlay

As I have already stated, Mine Storm is possibly my favorite Vectrex Game, so it seemed reasonable to purchase an overlay from vectrex.co.uk (as well as a Pole Position one). While this isn’t a perfect overlay (unfortunately they were all … Continue reading

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Warhammer 40,000

I was in Games Workshop at the weekend getting a couple of new paint brushes and decided to buy myself a Warhammer 40,000 model. I went for something pretty cheap as these little kits can cost quite a lot of … Continue reading

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SKP Repair: a cautionary tale

So, I got my 360 back from SKP Repair a little while ago, then 11 days later it failed with the same E74 error. I should have realised something was wrong when they took ages and made several mistakes. They … Continue reading

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Songs I like 15: Midnight City

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Mine Storm high score (sort of)

I’m not a hardcore games player, so it’s taken me a while to get past Mine Field 13 on the built in version of Mine Storm (I have a UK machine, so this is the easier “euro” version). Due to … Continue reading

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How to love your Vectrex…

In these cold and wintry times, how do you show your Vectrex some love? That’s right, with a home made cover to keep it warm at night.

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Songs I like 14: Mind Killer

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Rom Robot

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Spinner: more or less finished

So, after a long wait for a bottle of Mr Color blue paint (the first got lost in transit), I have completed the Blade Runner Spinner. As always, there’s loads of bits I’m not happy with and the fit and … Continue reading

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Songs I like 13: Fire

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