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#1 Mark of Falworth

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 09:44 PM

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In the delta of the Khos river stands Zuriel Castle, which guards the mouth of the river that brings life to the heart of the deserts of Loreos.
Having successfully withstood all attacks launched against it by formidable foes, it stands as a bulwark against the enemies of the Desert Prince.


For the Glory of Loreos!

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Well, this was certainly a stretch to say the least. The irregular rockwork was pretty  challenging, but building a castle on top of irregular rockwork was very difficult. :tongue:

Thankfully it all came together nicely, and I'm very happy with how it turned out.  

This is my first entry to the Tudor Castle category of the CCCX

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#2 Lasse

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 10:13 PM

Fantastic MOC :thumbup:

Many good details. The water and the rocks look great.

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#3 badboytje88

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 10:24 PM

Just saw this on flickr or brickshelf, not sure which one, great MOC! Is the roof brown or dark red?

#4 Nintendawg

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 10:37 PM

That nice blue water looks good enough to jump into. I also like the use of the CMF stands on the drawbridge.

#5 Infernum

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 01:18 AM

Wow! The building, rockwork, and water are all perfect! Great build! :classic:
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#6 Kai NRG

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 02:24 AM

Great build, the water especially strikes me as excellent! :thumbup:  Love the castle roofs as well!

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 05:38 AM

Awesome build Mark, I did see this on Flickr yesterday but didn´t have time to comment on it, so here goes.
Again amazing detail on the terrain, but you are the terrain and cliff master :P and watermaster :D
Great roofdesign on the castle, I too wonder is it reddishbrown bricks?
Overall a very great job.

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 01:20 PM

Really like the roof design with slopes and log bricks :thumbup: The tan and grey colors look great together as well :classic:
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#9 robuko

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 01:37 PM

I like what you did there.  And there and there and there!  Very nice to see the creativity on the textures here, and great colour and technique.
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Posted 20 November 2012 - 01:50 PM

Stunnig MOC, absolutely stunning. :wub:
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#11 Mark of Falworth

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Posted 21 November 2012 - 03:46 AM

Thanks a bunch guys! :grin:

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Posted 21 November 2012 - 04:11 PM

Wow  very nice, i like the water!

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Posted 23 November 2012 - 10:23 PM

This is a beautiful MOC with some brilliant techniques!  I love the lower walls, the tan panelling, and the water/rocks.  The roofing is also well done, as are the palm trees and the foliage.  This is superb!  You should consider building for Kaliphlin in the Guilds of Historica.

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