Tag Archives: Novvember
Vic Viper using bits (settlements, cities, roads) from The Settlers of Catan.
As has been sadly customary, this year I figured I was going to skip NoVVember (the annual Lego monthly “event” in which people build spaceships based on the “Vic Viper” from the videogame Gradius, which I’ve been doing since 2008) … Continue reading
I haven’t done much with Lego this year, and while I miss it, I’m just paralyzed when I actually think about building something. Earlier this year I began sorting my bricks by type, but even that never got finished. Within … Continue reading
I wasn’t sure I would have a Vic Viper built for this year’s Nnovvember celebration. I haven’t touched my Legos in ages and was having trouble motivating myself to get building. In fact, for the past couple weeks I’ve been … Continue reading
It’s not exaggerating to say that I look forward to Nnovvember even more than Christmas. It’s a lot of fun and I love seeing what people do with a small but important set of guidelines. Flickr user Pascal put together … Continue reading
I decided to do a SECOND Vic Viper this Nnovvember, and here it is. The body is actually an impressive (for me) piece of SNOT-work. (“SNOT” = “Studs not on top”, a building technique in which bricks are used in … Continue reading
Time for a Vic Viper! This year’s model (there may be another one, but this is my first) is “chunky style”! Very blocky and heavy looking. I assure you, however, it swooshes quite nicely. More photos can be seen here. … Continue reading