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#26 PhoenixAustria

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Posted 19 April 2012 - 04:55 PM

Great job, Cunctator! This really IS another blow away city layout, wow, i'm impressed!!

I love the way you built up the lively cityscape by using official LEGO sets and your own creations, which are by the way gorgeous! :)

Keep up the good work!

#27 Farnheim

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Posted 20 April 2012 - 11:20 AM

Awesome, simply awesome! What a big city!  :oh: The level of detail you've put into it is simply amazing. There are so many different little sceneries to detect.

Great job!  :thumbup:
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#28 Man with a hat

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Posted 21 April 2012 - 10:32 AM

An incredible layout.
You really put a lot of effort in it, I see. All the modularised sets as well as your own MOCs, and it all fits really well together. Amazing.

#29 Redhead1982

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Posted 21 April 2012 - 12:52 PM

Thanks for the update. Town hall fits in very nicely. Also, there are some lovely buildings around that I'd love to have a closer look. Both 16-wides next to the tan building look interesting, and so does the dark red building. You're lucky to have so much space for a great layout.  :classic:
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#30 The Blue Brick

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Posted 21 April 2012 - 01:18 PM

Great update indeed.  :thumbup: I like how you have moved the Town Hall two studs back.

I also thought there was too little sidewalk space.  :classic:

#31 LEGOfan123

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Posted 21 April 2012 - 10:44 PM

Wow! Great city Cunctator! :sweet:  I really like your MOCs and your Diagon Alley buildings modifications! My favourite is Gringotts. :thumbup:

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#32 Cunctator

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Posted 22 April 2012 - 04:21 PM

First of all I thank everybody for all the nice comments  :blush:

I'd like to show you few updates:

Here my town plan cinema converted in a corner building:

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Let me know what you think about it.

Here the city bank that has opened a branch in my city:
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A scene of a wedding:
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and lastly a photo with the bride's father visibly emotioned :sweet:
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Hope you have enjoyed them!

Edited by Phred, 26 November 2012 - 07:01 PM.
Added photos to March 2012 Update.


#33 The Blue Brick

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Posted 22 April 2012 - 05:07 PM

I love the cinema. The plaza in front of the Town Plan Town Hall is great too.

Or did you mod it into a church.  :classic:

Edited by The Blue Brick, 22 April 2012 - 05:08 PM.


#34 Johan the Yellowhead

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Posted 24 April 2012 - 01:52 PM

Mind-boggling fantastic, overwhelming... Aahhh, need I say more? Wonderful build here, I love the combination of ‘official’ sets with your own creation. And then also the adjusted 'official' sets! Love it. Oh, I wonder, if only I had two of those Green Grocers, the world would look so much... greener...
May the Brick be with you!

#35 XSody

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Posted 05 November 2012 - 09:46 PM

Amazing stuff man. :O

#36 adreva11

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 07:02 PM

its like a lego simcity great job how much did that cost you in total??

#37 SharpShot

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:06 AM

Amazing. I :wub: it.

#38 Cunctator

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Posted 09 December 2012 - 03:01 PM

Last update for 2012 with my last modulars! I eliminated the green area in front of the buildings to give more room to modulars.

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Here my last modular: a pharmacy and a boutique at ground floor.

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Little park behind the buildings

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More pictures are available in my brickshelf gallery
Hope you like it!

Bye

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#39 lightningtiger

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Posted 09 December 2012 - 09:05 PM

Wonderful :wub: ....still wonderful looking modular city there 'Cunctator'.....AWESOME mix of Lego and MOC designs with plenty of action happening - Brick On 'Cunctator' ! :classic:

#40 Hey Joe

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 10:47 AM

Very, very impressive and thanks for sharing!

Personally, the green space works for me; you need someplace to expand in the future, right?

One thing I would do is make some sort of 'background'.  Something spray painted a simple light blue (something along the lines of a City box background would be better!) would look 10x better than a brick wall and would make your lovely work stand out so much more.
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#41 glendo

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 11:20 AM

this town is truly awe-inspiring. i plan to have a city layout like yours in the next couple of years, and i will look to yours as inspiration. thank you.
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#42 Kristel

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 11:21 AM

Very impressive indeed!   Your MOCs fit is really well with the official ones.

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#43 riverbricks

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 12:05 AM

Amazing city!

#44 SalvoBrick

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 12:42 PM

Impressive town! :)
Did you used that system for the roads to save space and bricks?
Hope you don't mind if I keep some ideas from your modulars.
Uh, your cinema is much better than the new modular set :)

Edited by SalvoBrick, 13 January 2013 - 12:43 PM.


#45 Phazon

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 12:53 PM

Your city is really impressive! Beautiful MOC's and the modulars together and a big layout too, I like it. How large is your display table?
That cinema looks like the artdeco cinema some of us expected to get. :wink:
The town's size is what makes it stand out, because it gives the feel of a real city.

Edited by Phazon, 13 January 2013 - 12:59 PM.


#46 Cunctator

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 02:42 PM

Thanks to everybody for the comments.

@Salvobrick: brick built roads are wonderfull but for the moment I prefer to buy bricks for buildings.
Feel free to keep ideas even because I did the same with your town houses :wink:
I'm glad you like my cinema: I will buy anyway the 10232 that for me is a very good building  

@Phazon: Thanks! The layout has not a regular shape, If I remember well it's ~3.8m long with 2.8m of train layout.

Keep watching for further updates!



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