Introducing children into the world of STEM disciplines (Science – Technology – Engineering and Maths) through a completely new and playful approach! 5 models to build! You can choose between the Elder Dragon, Red flying Phoenix, Red Twin-headed, Red Phaegal Dragon or Red Flying Wyvern. Learn all about dragons in the booklet which features quizzes, activities and facts for further learning. Includes a booklet with theory, experimental activities and building instructions! Full colour images and interesting facts. Thought provoking building challenges and exercises. All models can be assembled by downloading the free internet instructions available at Engino website. All models are available as interactive 3D instructions viewed either from a PC or from smartphones and tablets through the ENGINO 3D Viewer app (kidCAD), downloadable for free in Android, Apple (iOS) and Windows mobile operating systems. For ages 8+ years
Whether you’ve come to Chinatown for years or it’s your first time, our Chinatown walking tour is ideal for you! Did you know that Chinatown is home to one of Chicago’s largest parks? Have you ever toured Chinatown’s Buddhist temple? Our public tour covers the historical commercial Wentworth Avenue, Chinatown Gate, Nine Dragon Wall, Landmark On-Leong Merchants Association (Pui Tak Center today), Chinese Buddhist Temple, St. Therese Catholic Church, Chinese Zodiac Square, the Four Greatest Inventions of ancient Chinese, Chinatown Mural, as well as Ping Tom Memorial Park.The 90-minute walking tour takes place on Saturday at 10 a.m. between May 25 and August 31, 2019.Meeting at Chinatown Square by the Zodiac Animal Statues, guests will explore famous Chinatown landmarks such as The Nine Dragon Wall, St. Therese Chinese Catholic Church, the former On Leong Building, and Ping Tom Memorial Park.For more information please visit our website: www.chicagocci.com
In the world of The Elder Scrolls Online, everything comes with a price. Which is why it is good to load up on crowns before you go and get yourself in trouble along the way. Crowns are the virtual currency of the ESO game and you can purchase almost anything using them.You’re low on tokens or want to speed up research? With 3000 ESO Coins Crown Pack you can do that. Enough waiting for the upgraded skills – with instant research you will take your progress in your own hands and be done with it as soon as you want to.Your character looks a little old fashioned, acts bland or is generally uninteresting? Why not buy some new skins, exciting personalities or emotes that say: „This is someone to be reckoned with!”. And nothing screams power like character upgrades. With 3 000 coins, you can make your character become a better rider, make him able to carry more supplies in their bag and change their appearance, name or even race.Does your house look like an interior designer’s worst nightmare? With the help of 3000 crowns, refurnishing has never been easier. Your in-game bedroom, living room and kitchen will look like new, and additional accessories will make the neighbors green with envy. If you’re still unsatisfied, you can always buy a new house. With Crowns, nothing is outside your reach.And what about your mount? A plain-looking, boring old horse doesn’t make a great impression, does it? No, what you need is something exotic, something for others to remember you by. How about a camel, or a wolf? Or perhaps a bear or a lion is something more up your alley? You can choose your favorite including some very special ones.Using the Crowns, you can also purchase additional gameplay content. Multiple DLCs await, such as Dark Brotherhood, where mysterious organization recognizes your skills in taking life and invites you to join its ranks; the story of Dragon Bones will task you with stopping a sinister cult’s conspiracy to awaken a dreadful dragon; Thieves Guild opens an entirely new aspect in the game world, rife with new enemies and tasks; and Orsinium, will let you fight the hordes of Orcs in their own dominion.Crowns are available for to use onThe Elder Scrolls Online website as a key
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is an action-RPG game developed by Bethesda Softworks. As the name suggests, it is the fifth game of The Elder Scrolls series. This time, players have an opportunity to visit and travel through huge Skyrim province. It is hard not to mention that the game is the winner of more than 200 Game of the Year Awards which makes it one of the most awarded games in the genre. Let yourself be sucked into the beautiful yet harsh, fantasy world of Skyrim and start one of your biggest adventures!Let your adventure begin - start your journey now! Learn an epic storyline of The Elder Scrolls V: SkyrimThe action of Skyrim begins 200 years after the events presented in Oblivion. Everyone believed that dragons, huge legendary beasts that once terrorized the whole land, are long gone and the people of Skyrim can feel safe. Unfortunately, the malicious force of Alduin, god destruction in the form of a terrifying dragon, has brought those devastating beasts back to life. According to an ancient prophecy, it is the beginning of the end of the world of men. However, there is still some hope. The prophecy says about Dovahkiin (Dragonborn) – an extremely rare person with the soul of a dragon. You are the Dovahkiin – you are the last hope, not only for the people of Skyrim but for the whole of mankind.Immersive, huge world, just waiting for you to discover it, full of complex and satisfying gameplay mechanics!TES V: Skyrim is an action-RPG game playable in both, first-person and third-person perspectives, depending on the player’s preferences. After a short introduction to the storyline and basic elements of the gameplay and creating your character, we can do whatever we want. There are ten different races that we can choose from, each of them with its individual features and traits. The developers have prepared a lot of options concerning character creation – players can tweak a vast selection of appearance features. After completing that, the player can totally ignore the main storyline and star his very own adventure.Skyrim allows you to do whatever you want, to go wherever you want and to be whoever you want! There is no restricted class system in the game. The skills of your character will increase with your progress. The skill system has been completely re-designed. There are eighteen different skill trees in the game, each of them with unique abilities. The more you use specific kind of magic or weapon, the more powerful you become. For example, if you always wanted to play a heavily armored, unstoppable warrior, find yourself a two-handed axe and just start using it.Your capability of using the weapon will slightly increase with each hit, which will result in leveling up Two-handed Weapons skill tree. Upon leveling up, you will have a chance to increase one of three basic statistics – Mana, Stamina, or Health. As mentioned before,The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim gives you total freedom – if you decide that you got bored with heavy warrior and now you would like to try a more subtle approach, just find yourself adequate equipment and start using it! If you can’t decide what kind of character you want to play, you can even become warrior/hunter/rogue/mage, etc. That is how real freedom looks like! Speaking of which – almost from the beginning of your adventure, you can go wherever you want.Skyrim for PCgives us a huge, alive world that we can explore freely. There are five, main cities in the game, very different from one another. The game’s world is very diversified. During exploration, players will many different kinds of environments like forests, huge plains, and snowy mountains. The game has implemented a level scaling system which means that every NPC levels up with your character. Thanks to this procedure, the game will never be too hard or too easy.ReceptionThe Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a winner of over 200 Game of the Year Awards making it one of the most awarded games in history. According to Steam service, over 97% of user reviews are positive and it reached 94/100 Metascore on the Metacritic website. Many people claim that this is an absolute ‘must-play’ not only for fans of the RPG genre but for any enthusiast of games in general. The Developers form Bethesda Studios have managed to create a game that has set the tone for many years.
Timmy loves making origami dragons! What happens when one comes to life? Listen to Timmy and the Dragon to find out about Timmy and his amazing adventure with a live dragon. There is also a website for directions on making your own origami dragon and dragon scales paper. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tamara L. Adams. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/181599/bk_acx0_181599_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The story continues in the ninth volume of Hiccup's How to Train Your Dragon memoirs read by David Tennant. Bad times have come to the Archipelago. Ever since the woods of Berserk burned down, it is almost as if the world is cursed. Dragons are starting to revolt against their Masters. The waters have risen, flooding fields and washing whole villages away. But worse still, the wicked witch Excellinor has returned. Can Hiccup find the King's Things and win the sword-fighting contest to stop Alvin the Treacherous from becoming King of the Wilderwest? How to Train Your Dragon is a DreamWorks film starring Gerrard Butler, America Ferrera and Jonah Hill, out on DVD adapted from the bestselling How to Train Your Dragon series by Cressida Cowell. Listen to the rest of Hiccup's exploits in How to Train Your Dragon, How to Be a Pirate, How to Speak Dragonese, How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse, How to Twist a Dragon's Tale, A Hero's Guide to Deadly Dragons, How to Ride a Dragon's Storm and How to Break a Dragon's Heart. Check out the website for games, downloads, activities and sneak peeks! Hear all about Hiccup and all of your favourite characters, learn to speak Dragonese and train your own Dragon to do tricks! 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Tennant. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hkid/000151/bk_hkid_000151_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Listen to the books that inspired the How to Train Your Dragon films, narrated by David Tennant. THE STORY CONTINUES in the second volume of Hiccup's How to Train Your Dragon memoirs.... Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was an awesome sword-fighter, a dragon-whisperer and the greatest Viking Hero who ever lived. But it wasn't always like that. Hiccup's memoirs look back to when Hiccup was just an ordinary boy, and finding it very hard to be a Hero. Can Hiccup find Grimbeard the Ghastly's treasure before Alvin the Treacherous gets his sneaky hands on it? And if Hiccup opens a box that says DO NOT OPEN, will he live to tell the tale? How to Train Your Dragon is now a major DreamWorks franchise starring Gerard Butler, Cate Blanchett and Jonah Hill and the TV series, Riders of Berk, can be seen on CBeebies and Cartoon Network. Read the rest of Hiccup's exploits in the rest of the series and check out the all-new Hiccup website at www.howtotrainyourdragonbooks.com. It's the place to go for games, downloads, activities and sneak peeks! 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Tennant. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hkid/000028/bk_hkid_000028_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Dragons versus humans: can Hiccup save the dragons? Find out in the epic finale to the How to Train Your Dragon series, read by David Tennant. It is the Doomsday of Yule. At the end of this day, either the humans or the dragons will face extinction. Alvin the Treacherous is about to be crowned the King of the Wilderwest on the island of Tomorrow. His reign of terror will begin with the destruction of dragons everywhere. The fate of the dragon world lies in the hands of one young boy as he stands on the nearby isle of Hero's End with nothing to show but everything to fight for. Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third's Quest is clear. First he must defeat the Dragon Guardians of Tomorrow and prove that he is in fact the rightful king, even though Hiccup has none of the King's Things and Alvin the Treacherous has all 10 of them. And then he faces his final battle: Hiccup must fight the Dragon Furious and end the Rebellion...alone. As Doomsday draws to an end, can Hiccup be the Hero of the hour? Will the dragons survive? How to Train Your Dragon is now a major DreamWorks franchise. How to Train Your Dragon 3 is scheduled for 2017, starring Cate Blanchett and Jonah Hill, and the TV series, Defenders of Berk, can be seen on CBBC and Netflix. Listen to all of Hiccup's exploits in the series: How to Train Your Dragon, How to Be a Pirate, How to Speak Dragonese, How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse, How to Twist a Dragon's Tale, A Hero's Guide to Deadly Dragons, How to Ride a Dragon's Storm, How to Break a Dragon's Heart, How to Steal a Dragon's Sword, How to Seize a Dragon's Jewel and How to Betray a Dragon's Hero. Check out the brilliant website at www.howtotrainyourdragonbooks.com. It's the place to go for games, downloads, activities and sneak peeks! 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Tennant. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/twuk/001162/bk_twuk_001162_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A visual book for the visual artist, 3D Filmmaking: Techniques and Best Practices for Stereoscopic Filmmakers provides a comprehensive overview of the theory, language, and methods behind stereoscopic 3D filmmaking, all in one package. Celebrated 3D filmmaker Celine Tricart explores every facet of the art, from the technical to the practical, including: 3D vision History of 3D cinema Stereoscopic basics and techniques How to shoot in 3D 3D VFXs, animation in 3D, and 2D to 3D conversion Live broadcast in 3D 3D viewing and projection 3D as a storytelling tool Screenwriting for 3D Working with a stereographer 3D storyboarding and previz 3D postproduction Sound design in-depth A must-read for any 3D filmmaker, producer, writer, or technician interested in the third dimension, 3D Filmmaking covers the history of the form, defines key 3D terms and places them into context, and offers lessons on using the medium as a visual storytelling tool, creating a perfect blend of concepts, practice, and history. Full color throughout, the book also includes a pair of 3D glasses for you to view the 3D images within, and each chapter features detailed color diagrams and examples in anaglyph 3D, as well as interviews with 3D visionaries like Jean Pierre Jeunet (Director, Amélie, Alien 4), Chris Sanders (Director, How to Train Your Dragon, The Croods), Demetri Portelli (Stereographer, Hugo), Phil McNally (Stereoscopic Supervisor, How to Train Your Dragon, Madagascar 4), Tim Webber (VFX supervisor, Gravity), Scott Farrar (VFX supervisor, the Transformers franchise), and Victoria Alonso (Stereoscopic Supervisor, Marvel Studios). A companion website (www.routledge.com/cw/tricart) features links to useful resources and footage from 3D films.