However, it's not dull for me, because it's my birthday. And not just any old birthday, oh no. It's one of those ends-in-a-zero-it-must-be-time-for-serious-maturing birthday.
|The big tri-decennial.|
Therefore, almost all my gifts so far have been decidedly nerdy. Ailsa got me Back to the Future Lego; dice in different languages, specifically German, Italian and Japanese; and in a particularly cute touch, she got local comic book artist and our nerdy chum Neil Slorance to do a picture of us as our favourite superheroes, Animal Man and Batwoman.
|Please check out Neil's work: he has done some lovely little comics, both online and in hard copy. Even 0Canadian astronaut-and-bard Chris Hadfield likes him.|
|Forge World's catalogue picture. I wondered why I seemingly had an extra head - it's apparently so I can brandish a severed one at my foes.|
|You can buy a PDF direct from their site for just £12 if you fancy trying this out.|
|From Crooked Game's website: I don't care if I ever play the game, owning a Number 6 figure would be awesome.|