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Review Build: ISS: Sealing Things Up

Review Build: ISS: Sealing Things Up

No, I’m not done with the entire International Space Station build yet. I’ve still got to get it some more power. But I have finished up all of the pressurized sections with the completion of the American managed side of this amazing feat of engineering. And what an interesting session it was. Now, some of […]

Coming Soon: Tomcat & Black Hawk

Coming Soon: Tomcat & Black Hawk

Shortly after I posted about the Knight Bus appearing on the Coming Soon page, Metal Earth sent out their monthly newsletter with a sneak peek at an upcoming model, the Black Hawk helicopter. And I completely forgot to post anything about it. But then I check things today, and they’ve added an F-14 Tomcat to […]

A Display for the Golden Rose

A Display for the Golden Rose

A few weeks ago, I built the Golden Rose as a Valantine’s gift for my wife. It’s a beautiful model, and she really liked it. But then I realized I had created a couple of challenges for her as well. Where to put it and how to keep it safe? I mean, yeah, a vase […]

Coming Soon: the Knight Bus

Coming Soon: the Knight Bus

Oh hell yes, Metal Earth! This is freaking awesome. And did you notice the interior? Not only does it have the beds, it has the chandelier! I can’t wait to get this, my daughter is going to freak! She loves Harry Potter and purple is her favorite color, too. Now… the next question is… can […]

Build: Golden Rose (in Gold!)

Build: Golden Rose (in Gold!)

So… it seemed an appropriate time to build this model last week. Because I built it to give to my wife. It was going to be a surprise Valentine’s gift, but then one of my kids came over and saw me working (most of the time my wife doesn’t end up over in the corner […]