Tag Archives: digital

It’s Just a Tool

FateHeart uses digital image editing like a pro, this time subjecting his United Earth Federation mecha to stunning digital paint jobs and decals. [MORE]

The Space Marines Want You!

Nick Royer of HJ Media Studios has caught a serious whiff of inspiration, as evidenced by his proposed LEGO theme, the intergalactic Space Marines. This is the theme I’ve dreamt of since I was a kid playing with mostly blue and grey Space LEGO. Witness the possibilities and support the project on CUUSOO so we can get these things made already!!! [MORE]

Blaze Pixie

The Blaze Pixie takes my top award thus far out of all of this year’s Morgan190 Halloween Calendar minfiigs. Custom and existing pieces are combined to make a kick butt character. [MORE]

Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B A Start

Cygnet UD is bringing it back…waaaaaay back…to a simpler time when this control pad transported us to whole new worlds, like 3-1, Hyrule, and Zebes. Combine some solid building with some Photoshopped embellishments, and begin gameplay. [MORE]

J’onn J’onzz Now Hunts Minifigs

mnap73 is at it again with this fantastic digital custom minifig of DC Comic’s Martian Manhunter. [MORE]

I Have A 3-Inch Version Of You On My Shelf.

Cygnet continues to push the limits of digital minifig customization with this engaging disc battle scene from TRON: Legacy. [MORE]

…If It Weren’t For You Meddling Kids

“And I would have gotten away with it too, if it weren’t for you meddling kids.” Ultimately, it was the predictability of Scooby-Doo that drove me away at a certain age, but my lack of familiarity with this custom minifig’s source material didn’t keep it from capturing my attention. Check out how Cygnet managed to give the Scooby Gang’s recent villain, The Woodsman, the royal minifig treatment. [MORE]

Greetings, Programs!!!

Nope, there aren’t any “TRON: Legacy” licensed sets coming anytime soon, but in the DIY spirit of building toys, Cygnet has produced this pretty stunning Sam Flynn figure. I hope someone at TLG is taking notes. [MORE]

The Mute Swan Is Clearly Just A Myth

Yes, The Ugly Duckling is no more, but the Swan known in AFOL circles as Cygnet is proving that the myth that these birds are silent creatures is crap. In fact, the so called “swan song” that one is said to sing at its time of death is the stuff of myth, because this bird’s doing and saying as much as ever post mortem. Check out this exclusive interview to get the real deal on what this former blogger is getting up to now.

They Say Digital’s All The Rage These Days

The Digital Minifigure Customization Flickr group wants you. Heh. On the heels of Ugly Duckling announcing its premature end, its fearless leader, Cygnet, launches a space for AFOLs to talk about and appreciate this generally uncovered aspect of the hobby.