Sam’s Journey

Ordered Sam’s Journey months ago and it finally arrived today. A brand new cartridge game in 2018 for the Commodore 64! Presentation of the box and its’ contents is fantastic – can’t wait to play...

Repairing a Roctec Floppy Drive for an Amiga

This is a guide to repairing a Roctec floppy drive for an Amiga 500 computer.  I thought I’d write this up as much for my own benefit as other peoples so I can refer back...

New Commodore 64 RTS game in 2017!

How cool is this? It’s like being back in the 80’s! This is a brand new Commodore 64 game that has just been released by “The 8-Bit Guy” (of YouTube fame) – on 5.25″ Floppy...

Lego Mini Cooper Build

Just thought I’d post a few pictures of my latest Lego build – the Lego Mini Cooper! This time it’s the legendary Mini Cooper in proper British Racing green. I thought this was a fun...

Adding Bluetooth Audio to a Range Rover Sport Mk1

If, like me, you were disappointed to discover that your beautiful, highly specc’d Range Rover Sport Mk1 did not come equipped with Bluetooth Audio then I have a solution for you that will cost less...

Lego Creator: Ferrari F40 Build

After a recent trip to the Lego Discovery centre in the Trafford Center in Manchester I noticed that they have started doing some very cool looking cars as part of their ‘Creator’ series. My wife...

Changing a Boogie Board Battery

A couple of years ago I bought a cool looking gadget called a Boogie Board from Firebox. Intention was to attach it to the fridge-freezer and use it as a paperless notepad for shopping lists,...

Xbox One Midnight Launch

Queuing up at my local Game store for my Xbox One ‘Day One Edition’ Forza bundle. Not buying much else though, just an extra gamepad and a years Xbox Live subscription. Plan is to start...