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18 replies to this topic  – Started by MstrOfPppts , Mar 08 2014 02:31 AM

#1 MstrOfPppts

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 02:31 AM

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Team Captain Nemo and MstrOfPppts decided to go for a classic pirates set design with an updated color scheme. The idea whilst thinking out of the box, was to connect the sets in a way that's different to what we expected from everyone to do. So here's what we came up with:

~ Captain Nemo ~

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Arg! Behold Privateer Port — a place for any pirate to call home! Load treasures onto the rowboat with the crane or find new hidden treasure! Lock up your enemies in the jail or use the zip line to escape when breaking out! Or perhaps just fire the cannon and spot ships with the spyglass. Live the life of a pirate! Includes a pirate captain, two crewmembers, a skeleton prisoner, a rowboat, a cannon and a monkey!

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~ MstrOfPppts ~

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Pillar hideout is a temporary pirate shelter mainly built from wreckage. Hide the treasure into one of the pillars and fire the cannon against any scallywags! Use the hidden map room to plan the smuggling routes and never run out of precious rum! Includes a pirate lady, three crewmembers, a cannon and a shark!

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~ Complete model ~

Due to lack of time for anyone of us to build both models, a quick photshop will have to do ... behold the Shipwreck Cove!

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 03:14 AM

Awesome! thats a really cool way of using the connection, and together they make a really cool looking pirate hideout.
best of luck!

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 04:52 AM

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 10:10 AM

slightly cartoonish but feels oddly authentic looking. pretty much how the Lego pirates theme should be. great job!

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 01:22 PM

Sweet builds, and the connected model is fantastic! I love the hideout feel Posted Image
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Posted 08 March 2014 - 01:34 PM

I really like how you connect the two sets. Really great Posted Image

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 02:54 PM

I think these sets have some excellent playability and the way you've joined them vertically is definitely thinking outside the box.  Good job!

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 03:12 PM

Excellent work! Love the way you guys made the connection between the two models!

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 04:52 PM

Very clever thinking. Each set works on it's own merits but stacked together they create something a bit more. All the connections look legal, so it could be a  TLG set.

Plenty of exciting play feature to. My one criticism is that I feel the second (lower) set lacks a boat in order to get pirates to the islands.

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 05:10 PM

Great job, I like the different take on the modularity aspect,
nice photoshopping (although you missed a spot, at the chain near the fishing line).
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Posted 08 March 2014 - 05:18 PM

Nice work - great stuff!

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 05:53 PM

Excellent job to both of you. I would buy these if they were real sets.

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 08:41 PM

This has a really classic feeling, I like it. A big fan of how vertical it is. Clever.

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 11:55 PM

What a great presentation of the MOCs. They are like official sets. Very classic feel.. Nice.. Good luck guys

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Posted 09 March 2014 - 03:31 PM

Nice job!  These look just like a set TLG would produce!

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Posted 09 March 2014 - 11:00 PM

That's a very innovative connection for sure.  I love the "outside the box" thinking.  And the MOC is great too!
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Posted 10 March 2014 - 07:28 PM

Excellent presentation of a clever idea, well done guys!

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 09:16 PM

Good idea  and very nice presentation! Good luck!
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Posted 12 March 2014 - 05:20 PM

Your combined entry has 'Official LEGO set' written all over it. I love everything about it.
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