The problem now is that they're creating a rift between regular Lego and the snazzy, bright-and-shiny Lego sets. Kids being kids, they're gonna want to get the sets of their favourite movie/cartoon/character/whatever. But if they get, say, a tub of generic Lego, most of them are going to be disappointed (and their… » 11/27/14 2:34pm Yesterday 2:34pm

George, there was an article in the archaelogy section of Fortean Times at some point in the last couple of years, and it was about two complete skeletons that had been unearthed, only to be found to contain the bones of many different people. For the life of me, I can't find the issue with that article in it, and my… » 11/26/14 1:12pm Wednesday 1:12pm

If you're not playing Dragon Age: Inquisition, you should be

So I decided to surface before my surgery tomorrow and do my due diligence—Dragon Age: Inquisition is, hands-down, the most amazing game I've ever played. Now, full disclosure—I don't play a lot of different video games, or franchises (like, for instance, I've never played Elder Scrolls or Metal Gear Solid, say). The… » 11/24/14 4:26pm Monday 4:26pm

Crafting's a bit complicated, but I like complicated crafting. Essentially, at the smith, you have two areas: create armour/weapons and modify armour/weapons. If you click on the "create" stations, you'll see the options you have to create stuff, based on the recipes (or schematics) you've found so far. Then, each of… » 11/22/14 3:53pm 11/22/14 3:53pm