the last few years I’ve come to appreciate the video gaming generation I grew
up on; late 80’s to late 90’s. The
amazing thing is; I’m not the only one.
Many people who were gamers during those years also appreciate the
quality and memories that those games have.
A lot of this renewed enthusiasm in those older games is a result of social
media websites such as youtube, blogs, and eBay. These sites help us relive our past and
remind us that it was those classic games that shaped the passions and hobbies
we have today. In recognizing this, I now
like to watch and read any material that provides a greater understanding into my
Here are two awesome
Lego collectables that I’m adding to my collection. The first is a video game called Lego City
Undercover for the Nintendo Wii U. The
game is a combination between Grand Theft Auto, the Die Hard franchise and a Lego
game. I really think combining all three
ideas into one game was an awesome idea because I’m a fan of them all. The cover of the game is a classic Lego video
game cover, displaying all the fun things to do in the game. I also like that the game comes with a colour
The second Lego
collectable that I’m adding to my collection is a minifigure of Chase McCain,
the hero from the game. This minifigure (set 5000281) was given out to anyone that pre-ordered the game. The figure is simple with only 4 pieces to
build, but it’s nicely detailed and a beautiful toy to display. For those that want more than just to
display, Lego also released a separate playset of Lego City Undercover featuring Chase McCain. Besides that playset, I
have to say this is a really nice collectable freebie that I hope Lego
continues to do with future pre-ordered games.