Jump to content


Glacial Investigator


8 replies to this topic

#1 J4ke

J4ke

  • Sci-Fi Ship Factory


    Posts: 256
    Joined: 18-September 09
    Member: 7471

Posted 01 October 2012 - 09:51 PM

Posted Image

Well, it's been a journey and half, but my biggest ship to date is finally done. Clocking in at 98 studs long, it misses out on SHIP-rating only because I didn't want it to. I'm weird and contrary like that.

I've said pretty much everything about the build process in the WIP pics, so I'll keep it short and simple for a change. Here's a big, modular spaceship. There's loads of pics, enjoy. If you're coming to STEAM next weekend, you can see it in person. I can't promise any swooshes though, it's a little fragile.

A final note on the background: yes, it's a bit busy, but I thought having the original IP2K box art as the background would be cool. Unfortunately, I can't not have it, because I made a mistake when saving it last night. Besides, the white/grey background that all the other photos have tends to lose the wings, so at least with this picture you can see all the bits. I really must apologise for the photography though. Still, I tried. Enjoy it, because I certainly enjoyed building it.

More pics here.
Yakob the Red, Knight of Kaliphlin / Rebel Pilot / Ice Planet Dude

Flickriffic!

#2 Algernon

Algernon

  • Not a Doofus


    Posts: 2249
    Joined: 21-January 08
    Member: 2558

Posted 01 October 2012 - 10:37 PM

That's awesome. I love seeing IP2K get some love. I'd love to see some interior shots.

#3 Bob De Quatre

Bob De Quatre

  • Salmon Slapper


    Posts: 2846
    Joined: 14-July 12
    Member: 29683
    Country: France

Posted 02 October 2012 - 08:48 AM

Awesome ship  :thumbup:
I really like the modularity. It fit very well in the theme, and has a lot of play feature. I'm wondering where the big blue vehicule goes in the ship.
The section where you seem to have piled lots of equipement doesn't looks safe for space travel tough  :wink:

Posted Image

New Member? Read This | Questions? Need Help? Ask Here

Site Guidelines | Eurobricks FAQ | Visual User Guide


#4 Hammerstein NWC

Hammerstein NWC

    Posts: 504
    Joined: 20-May 12
    Member: 28710
    Country: Sarnia

Posted 02 October 2012 - 10:54 AM

Beautiful colours really finish off this epic build for me! :thumbup:
Trying to win over a tough crowd at Eurobricks!

Check me out on Flickr!  http://www.flickr.co...os/strawdog316/
Comments criticism and feedback always welcome!

#5 soccerkid6

soccerkid6

  • Mitgardia's moccing machine


    Posts: 6200
    Joined: 03-October 11
    Member: 20775
    Country: USA

Posted 02 October 2012 - 12:32 PM

The size alone is impressive, but the detail on it is incredible :thumbup: Especially like the radar dish on top  :classic:
Sir Glorfindel of Mitgardia, Architect Regent of Valholl, Officer of Valholl, Treasurer of the Valholl Mason's guild, Economic Titan, Knight of Valholl, Mason Teacher, Shadow Rider, Gentleman, Farmer, and Protector in the Guilds of Historica
Here is my website: http://brickbuilt.org
My flickr: link
Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image  Posted Image
John 14:6, Jesus answered, "I am the way the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me."

#6 DraikNova

DraikNova

  • Exploded Brains.


    Posts: 4554
    Joined: 20-April 12
    Member: 28078
    Country: Ninjago

Posted 02 October 2012 - 05:12 PM

Wow. Good choice for the cockpit. I also like the satellite dish and the overall detailing.
A new year, a new Mask of (Ultimate) Power, a new Matoran marching band.

My MOCpages
Galaxy Squad Set Suggestions

#7 DraikNova

DraikNova

  • Exploded Brains.


    Posts: 4554
    Joined: 20-April 12
    Member: 28078
    Country: Ninjago

Posted 02 October 2012 - 05:12 PM

EDIT: Whoops, double post.

Edited by DraikNova, 02 October 2012 - 06:54 PM.

A new year, a new Mask of (Ultimate) Power, a new Matoran marching band.

My MOCpages
Galaxy Squad Set Suggestions

#8 Wedge09

Wedge09

  • One-shot kill, one-shot kill, one-shot kill!


    Posts: 2999
    Joined: 18-July 12
    Member: 29763
    Country: Italy

Posted 02 October 2012 - 05:25 PM

Fantastic ship  :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:  

The size and the color scheme are very good :wink: :wink: :wink: :wink:

My gallery on Flickr, My gallery on Brickshelf as WedgeNT, My (tiny) collection & don't forget to visit my new blog Life in a Brick


Posted ImagePosted Image

Alexander Vandangant, 99-year-old male Elf Hunter in Sandy's HeroicaRPG

and proud member of Avalonia

Wedge09, proud member of the Rebel Alliance in Shadows of Nar Eurbrikka

Weyrdág, in Sandy's Cruel Angel’s Thesis ~ Downfall of Heroes


Come to ridiscover the Guilds of Historica


P.S: M¥ n4m3$ 1$ W3Ð9309


#9 Apollo

Apollo

    Posts: 75
    Joined: 21-June 10
    Member: 11578
    Country: USA

Posted 02 October 2012 - 07:22 PM

Wow!  I believe this is the first interplanetary Ice Planet cruiser MOC I've seen!  And I love it!  The detail is off the charts and completely reminiscent of how the vehicles and structures were built throughout the theme!  I can see this vessel space-faring over the icy atmosphere of Krysto, escorted by Deep Freeze Defenders.

Thank you for sharing, IP2002 is my favorite Space Theme!

Edited by Apollo, 02 October 2012 - 07:26 PM.

Posted Image

"I believe in what I see, I believe in what I hear; I believe in what I'm feeling, changes how the world appears."
Rush




Reply to this topic



  


0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users