Archive for 'Hobbies' Category


By jbayer - Last updated: Monday, April 30, 2012

An old favorite of mine, a game called Ogre, which was first issued in 1975, is being reissued in a new release. It is being funded using the Kickstart web site, and already has exceeded it’s goals by 1500%. Ogre is a tactical ground combat game set in the late 21st century. In 2085 A.D., armored warfare […]


F-35 Lightning II

By jbayer - Last updated: Monday, November 1, 2010

I recently ordered an F-35 Lightning II from Hobby-Lobby.  I ordered this model because of the big wing area and the vectored thrust, which will (among other things) enable the plane to slow down a lot for landing. I expect the plane in a week or so, once I have it I’ll post some pics […]