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2 replies to this topic  – Started by Captain Grog , Feb 09 2011 01:53 AM

#1 Captain Grog

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Posted 09 February 2011 - 01:53 AM

Does anyone know why Lego decided to change some of the colors of their bricks? My biggest complaint is the new shade of brown because the new barrels, treasure chests, etc do not go well with my old ones from the 90's. Could this be an attempt to try and make people want to replace their old brown pieces with these new ones?

#2 Mr. Gray

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Posted 09 February 2011 - 03:10 AM

View PostCaptain Grog, on 09 February 2011 - 01:53 AM, said:

Does anyone know why Lego decided to change some of the colors of their bricks?

I think the massive change in many different colors, including trans, was due to the color deteriorating over time, and these new colors were used to prevent this from happening. I hate reddish brown, but whatever, it's the brown that is used now. I feel your pain, though.  :pir-cry_sad:

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Posted 09 February 2011 - 03:43 AM

I would start by searching to see if this question has already been answered in other topics: :pir-wink:
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