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13 replies to this topic  – Started by pif500 , Jan 23 2011 08:00 PM

#1 pif500

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Posted 23 January 2011 - 08:00 PM

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#2 TheBrickster

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Posted 23 January 2011 - 08:11 PM

Very nice Pif.  I love the curved design of the tower. Nice colors and the SNOT water came out real well with the white and light blue plates.

Sharp! :thumbup:

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Posted 23 January 2011 - 08:15 PM

I like it very much, especially the roof made of Lego figure hands. I don't remember seeing that technique anywhere before. Nice job!

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#4 Dirty Bert

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 05:17 AM

Subtle things like the ladder and the minifig hand shingled roof make this very nice.  Well done.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 06:27 AM

Love your extensive use of the hands.

But while the hand-shingled roof is very nice, that rocket-battle-droid-head-and-hand duck? Pure genius. :thumbup:

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 10:06 AM

Nice little moc! Lots of great details on show and it's nice you have added some interior. Great work!
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Posted 24 January 2011 - 10:30 AM

This fort looks cute. Maybe it isn't the best word to describe a pirate fort, but I hope the pirates won't mind...
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#8 Admiral Croissant

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 12:19 PM

I like both roofs and the round tower.
There are 2 trans blue 1x1 plates in the water which seem a bit out of place but I suppose you didn't have enough bricks left?
Outside of that it's a very nice MOC. Almost every spot is filled up with another small detail. Good job!
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#9 Decale

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 03:50 PM

Your MOC is a real encyclopedia of cool techniques Pif500!
Minfig hands roof, circular tower, good-looking SNOT sea, brick-built birds with plume and droid head :pir-sweet:
I'm sure I'm forgetting details.
What part is smoking the dude with gray hair?
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Posted 24 January 2011 - 05:13 PM

I like this a lot because it is simple, yet it has just enough interesting details like the curved wall, birds, and the lovely roofs to make it stand out.
Nice one! :pir-classic:

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#11 lt.Gonville brickhead

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 11:28 PM

The curvature is great and the colourscheme works very well. :pir-classic:
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Posted 25 January 2011 - 03:05 AM

the ladder is a work of art in a great work of art!
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#13 Tabris

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Posted 27 January 2011 - 09:04 AM

Such a lovely scene. The color scheme is very appropiate. Great job :thumbup:

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Posted 27 January 2011 - 10:57 AM

A nice build with a lovely ambiance. I really do like the round wall, something w don't get to see too often. The SNOT water has become some sort of standard for calm winds. I like how you put some light blue in there. As already mentioned, the droid-head-duck is most likely ingenious since it looks so real. :thumbup:

The levers are also a great idea to close those little gaps and the dark brown planks on the left roof add a lot.

What I'm not so sure about is the yellow roof and how it is attached to the tower. Looks pretty loose for my taste.

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