Mid 2017 Update

The last few months have been quite a rollercoaster of emotions and events that I felt the need to do a proper write up of the events from the last 2 and a half months. There’s been so many things going on in both my personal life and LEGO hobby that it’s been really crazy… Read More Mid 2017 Update

NESF-M08TS Jackal

The NEST Special Forces have retrofitted the Seeker Mk. II into the NESF-M08TS Jackal, focusing more on upgrading it’s offensive capabilities with the addition of the MS-DMSMQLR2 shoulder missiles and a lighter yet equally powerful SR-0004a U-Type Sniper Rifle. It also has twin auto guns mounted from the back to give it extra firepower in medium range combat.… Read More NESF-M08TS Jackal

MessyWorks Video Blog: Episode 1

Episode 1 of my video blog series is now up! 😀 In this episode, I talk about the Hero Factory Leg Extender piece and how it’s used for my mech building, tackling issues on leg and hip stability and a little on leg design. There’s also some discussion involving a 4×4 wedge, using 1×1 round bricks vs a 1L Technic connector, and lastly a little bit on that 1×2 plate with 45 degree slope on one stud. … Read More MessyWorks Video Blog: Episode 1

NESF-M07TSL Sailia

Testing the new V3 framework, the NEST Special Forces have rolled out the Sailia test unit. This will serve as a basis for future NEST reFrames and is currently undergoing field testing operations for evaluation and feedback. Part of the evaluation is testing the new weapon systems as the Sailia is equipped with the experimental weapons ER-YYG01XI Energy Rifle and RG-ELMARAIL Rail Cannon.

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Tutorial: Designing and Building Your Own LEGO Mecha Head (チュートリアル:あなただけのレゴロボ頭部のデザインと組み立て方)

Now in Dual Language (EN/日本語)
The way I design and build my own LEGO mecha heads is similar in approach to how I go about making each and every mech build. In this tutorial, I’ll be discussing my 4 part build cycle that involves building a frame, plating and designing the frame, detailing, and rechecking.… Read More Tutorial: Designing and Building Your Own LEGO Mecha Head (チュートリアル:あなただけのレゴロボ頭部のデザインと組み立て方)