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2861 replies to this topic  – Started by Oswald the Rabbit , Jul 23 2010 05:18 AM

#1626 KielDaMan


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Posted 30 March 2011 - 09:01 AM

 lightningtiger, on 30 March 2011 - 08:15 AM, said:

By the looks of it I'll be buying more POTC than SW this year,
Same here, I have to re-allocate some of my SW budget just to get that oh-so-beautiful QAR. Posted Image If the 4194 review is any indication, I'm pretty sure QAR will be amazing. Can't wait to finally grab one. Posted Image

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Posted 30 March 2011 - 09:16 AM

I liked the sets since the prelim pictures, but after these reviews I'm totally in love with them. Amazing, so much great new parts, torsos faces, hairpieces on son on. This is a fantastic new theme  :thumbup: Great work Lego.
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#1628 Delta 38

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Posted 30 March 2011 - 10:15 AM

Ooh, nice!
I really like those mermaids, but Whitecap Bay looks to be more expensive than the London Escape set. I also just noticed that Jack with his coat doesn't appear in the four sets that I'm definitely buying.
I'm very tempted to cut some of my Star Wars budget allowance now.

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Posted 30 March 2011 - 11:43 AM

Too bad about the Hat.. I really hoped it was a separate piece. But the rest of the set is very nice! Can't wait for these to be delivered on my doorstep!

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Posted 30 March 2011 - 09:07 PM

QAR scores a zero for accuracy - but as an addition to my pirate fleet it's a winner. Looks great!
It's all part of the plan....

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Posted 30 March 2011 - 09:22 PM

Tres interresant!
I found this on the LEGO club magazine today, seems very interesting.
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What does it mean?
I think it looks like a fig holding some sort of gun or fishing rod, also looks like a firing projectile. LEGO usually has hidden images in their preview pictures so I wouldn't be surprised if this is one.

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Posted 31 March 2011 - 07:41 PM


Dobitak posted some new images on Kockice.
I didn't ask him about hat of that guy you are talking about. :pir-sceptic:
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Posted 31 March 2011 - 07:50 PM

 Stardusty, on 31 March 2011 - 07:41 PM, said:

Thanks for more pictures.
Nice to see there are some details inside the cabin!

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#1634 lego wonkyeye

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Posted 01 April 2011 - 12:07 AM

The lego pirates of the carribean dead mans chest game trailer is know released. you can find it here:

Looks good, Raghetti (one eyed guy) has new hair. Its the hair used on the new ron weasly.

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Posted 01 April 2011 - 12:36 AM

Isla de Muerta review (Russian)
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Also, it seems Lego is packing the instructions and poster with cardboard to keep it straight!
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#1636 Big Cam

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Posted 01 April 2011 - 01:18 AM

Damn, my wallet is going to hurt, every set looks so good.

Thanks for the pictures.

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Posted 01 April 2011 - 01:37 AM

Are these sets out? Anywhere in Canada?
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Posted 01 April 2011 - 02:06 AM

The (QAR)for the most part looks awesome! Some flaws the cannons don't have wheels,but they have the brown base for the cannon. The sails are beautiful and the design looks good. I was kinda hoping for a deck like the (IFS),but it looks more like the (BB).Anyways I plan on getting all these sets except the mill,to me it has the least appeal. I think instead I'll spend an extra 10 bucks and buy doubles of the London escape  :pir-classic: !

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Posted 01 April 2011 - 04:31 AM

Whitecap Bay looks like a terrific set and it has all the elements that appeals to me. I guess this set crosses over with castle quite nicely.

Brickset has released images of 2 POTC polybag sets.

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I think this is what buyers will receive alongside their POTC video game purchase, a promotion from Gamestop.

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The Black Pearl.

#1640 Delta 38

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Posted 01 April 2011 - 07:26 AM

The wooden Captain Jack is quite nice. I think that torso's new.
If only those polybag sets were available here! :sceptic:

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Posted 01 April 2011 - 02:10 PM

No wonder the Black Pearl costs less than the QAR.

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Posted 01 April 2011 - 04:58 PM

 Bfahome, on 01 April 2011 - 02:10 PM, said:

No wonder the Black Pearl costs less than the QAR.
True :pir-tongue:  
I like the desing of the small pearl, but i seriosly wont gonna buy such a small set in 100€!  :pir_laugh2:
Wooden jack is also very nice looking, so its such a shame at polybags wont appear here in Finland. Or do they? I havent seen any, maby polybags only comes in big citys stores.

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Posted 01 April 2011 - 06:51 PM

I wonder where one can get the mini BP? Im going to preorder the game to get the exclusive Jack but I have not seen any information about the Mini BP.

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Posted 02 April 2011 - 12:29 AM

 Stardusty, on 31 March 2011 - 07:41 PM, said:

Foto 4195 (QUEEN ANNE)

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Posted 02 April 2011 - 02:44 AM

Okay, I'm starting to freak out :pir-cry_sad: !

Every picture that I've seen of the QAR indicates that the ship only comes with three shooting cannons. Even though there are slots for four cannons. Can anyone confirm if the QAR has three or four cannons included? I know that I could just purchase an extra cannon from bricklink or ebay if I wanted, but I'm a little obsessive compulsive (purist) about that sort of thing :pir-tongue:

Another note about the QAR that bothers me, is the six cannon flaps (sorry don't know the official term) on each side of the ship, when only four of them are functional. Anyone else feel the same way?

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Posted 02 April 2011 - 06:04 AM

WOW, the more pictures I see of the (QAR)the more I fall in love :pir-wub:. I can't wait to get my hands on these sets, and also I'm excited to see the upcoming pictures of the Pearl. I wonder what that ship will look like??

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Posted 02 April 2011 - 06:13 AM

Like I've mentioned before I preordered QAR and The Mill on B&N a couple weeks ago. They don't charge you until the item ships; I hope when they do ship the Canadian dollar's parity with the US Dollar will be at a good level...currently it's at like $1 CAD to $1.04 USD.

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Posted 02 April 2011 - 07:57 AM

Actually, that reminds me. Will the QAR actually have that trans-orange skeleton torso?
I really hope this means that transparent figures (of any kind) will become a reality in the future.
I know it's been stated multiple times that transparent figures would be loose or unstable, but we've had transparent heads and now a transparent torso (if skeleton torsos count).

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Posted 02 April 2011 - 04:31 PM

the POTC minisite's bios are complete!

Check them out!

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Posted 02 April 2011 - 04:40 PM

 dr jones, on 02 April 2011 - 04:31 PM, said:

the POTC minisite's bios are complete!

Check them out!

I saw that earlier, but thanks for the link.

I'm curious about Angelica's hair/hat. The hair looks identical to Syrena's and Elizabeth's, but it has a hat. Will it be moulded on like Jack's, or will it be detachable? I'll just have to wait and see...

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