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12 replies to this topic  – Started by Sebeus I , Mar 03 2012 11:54 AM

#1 Sebeus I

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Posted 03 March 2012 - 11:54 AM

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I will look out for creations on mocpages in particular (which I was doing for a long time already actually)
As my first find, definitely not the least, I present to you one of the best in its genre.

Benjamin Kobold has surprised me with this amazing accurate replica of the famous Black Pearl.

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This is the best lego Black Pearl I've seen so far and I've seen a lot, Benjamin has taken the right approach for this creation, there are almost no straight lines to start designing around.
The shape of the hull is very accurate to the real thing, though there might be some rough edges.

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I particulary like the windows, most people use the simple arched windows (like the official set) when designing the cabin. Personally I find those completely out of place, the Black Pearl has these very elegant shaped windows and Benjamin respects that.
It might be bold to say this but this version actually reminds me a lot of my own version with the big difference that this one is much better.

Be sure to check out this fantastic ship at mocpages and leave a comment when you can.
This creations certainly deserves more attention  :pir-classic:


#2 Toadtorrent

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Posted 03 March 2012 - 12:01 PM

Wow...that's a great find...and the sculpting with a plate-built hull is wonderful.

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Posted 03 March 2012 - 05:00 PM

I like that.

I really like that.  :pir-blush:

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Posted 03 March 2012 - 05:26 PM

Good find! Let's blog that thing!!

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#5 Commander Red Hat

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Posted 04 March 2012 - 01:55 PM

Brilliant version indeed, the  best I've seen so far.
Great find!  :thumbup:
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Posted 04 March 2012 - 03:56 PM

Great find definatly deserved to be blogged  :pir-classic:
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#7 Hiawatha

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Posted 04 March 2012 - 07:44 PM

Amazing find! Thanks for sharing. :pir-sweet:

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Posted 05 March 2012 - 08:48 PM

All I can say is - Amazing!

I just wish I had the time, patience, bricks and space to build something that well shaped and detailed!

Nice find!

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 08:01 PM

Defenitely the best one I've seen so far!

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 10:12 PM

Nice build!..Would have looked Even Better with a few figures or even maybe a small part of the set of the first POTC? Once again well
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Posted 07 March 2012 - 09:08 AM

brilliant find! the shaping is perfect, best I've seen by a long-shot (not that everyone else's aren't great)

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Posted 08 March 2012 - 03:17 AM

Amazing!  It looks like the Black Pearl From the video game's menu screen.
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Posted 09 March 2012 - 10:49 PM

Absolutely amazing!

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