The Diamond Hammer: Minecraft creations from the host of the Hammer Of Retribution Ogg-Cast

 

PROJECT 25: TIDYING UP THE BASE

   
Project coordinates: X +359 : Y +67 : Z +128
Date completed: 5 September 2015
Minecraft day completed: 3652

The Sinclair's Foundry world approaches day 3653, and the start of its second decade; for the uninitiated, if day 0 is designated as 1st January 2000, accounting for the leap year (which 2000 was), day 3653 is 1st January 2010. With only a handful of days left, I thought I'd use this last bit of time to make a few improvements around the base that have been needed for a while, but which I never got round to. Chiefly amongst these has been the front door - I'd always envisaged it as carving straight into the front of the base, but the internal structure and the height of rooms meant it ended up three blocks below where the outside surface was, and had steps up before the land sloped back downwards. Seen from above, it's an almost apologetic afterthought. So, something needed to change...