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#1 Infomaniac


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Posted 27 February 2009 - 12:05 AM

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The Old Ivy Tower Garrison

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The Old Ivy Tower has been used as a base of operations for the Sea Dragons for 500+ years.

The island was chosen for its close proximity to major trading ports and supply of fresh water.

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The tower itself is built on the rocky cliff on the southern edge of the island

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The soldiers are rarely threatened and this is mainly an outpost for veterans

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Still, it can't hurt to practice

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#2 Commander Flash

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Posted 27 February 2009 - 12:12 AM

Very nice SNOT technique.Good moc
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Posted 27 February 2009 - 12:17 AM

At first I thought it was Old Navy...

Very good though!

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Posted 27 February 2009 - 01:04 AM

Wow, it looks amazing! love the rock you made(SNOT)! The only flaw is probly the stream or waterfall thing. but great work anyways.
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#5 kill will

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Posted 27 February 2009 - 02:14 AM

Nice! Lots of detail and good SNOT use! I just don't care for the mix of dark and regular green ivy.  :sceptic:
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#6 Captain Blackmoor

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Posted 27 February 2009 - 09:20 PM

This is very good! Loads of detail and nice SNOT techniques, I like the docks, the rocks and the tower the most. Especially the shield decorations on the walls are very nice.  :thumbup:
I'm also a big fan of the fresh water supply on the island.

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#7 I Scream Clone

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Posted 28 February 2009 - 01:23 AM

Kudos on the great design of the tower. Lots of nice side on brick techniques and SNOT are evident. I was a shame the one exposed side of the water was the focal point/best side to photograph, but otherwise this is a great creation and I will definitely study and possible replicate some of the moves you have pulled.  :laugh:


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#8 Sir Dillon

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Posted 28 February 2009 - 02:13 AM

A neat creation full of charm. The rock platform is very well done, and the tower looks worn and past its prime. The checkered patterns on the walls are a fine touch, and breaks up the greys nicely.

The spring is the only thing I dislike. As the water runs, it would cut a path through the rock; having it going up and over the terrain appears strange. The dock also looks a little off to me. Perhaps something built sideways on headlights like [this] could look better?
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Posted 28 February 2009 - 01:40 PM

Very nice concept and MOC. Thanks for sharing. I particularly like the crests on display...

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Posted 28 February 2009 - 11:34 PM

Great stuff!
Awesome work on those rocks and the rest of the landscape. The tower's shape is also nice :)

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