Friday, 29 June 2012

The Colosseum

A truly gigantic and beautiful Moc of the Colosseum built by Flickr user "TheBrickMan".

The Colosseum is built in a perfect oval shape and is divided in two halves. One half is built to look like the Colosseum in it's ancient Rome setting. The other half is what the Colosseum looks like in the present day.

Check it out on Flickr!

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Monday, 25 June 2012

The Restaurant

Flickr user "Pepa Quin" has built a huge restaurant. This is the RAM Restaurant and Brewery from Wheeling, Illinois.

The building is constructed mostly from Dark Red 1x2 plates.

The detailing of the installations on the roof is very well done. Also there is a little surprise on the roof...

Check it out on Flickr.

Wednesday, 20 June 2012

The Haunted Castle

This is a very creepy haunted castle built by Flickr user "Burning Brick".

The builder used tons of awesome building techniques on this moc.

The black roof is built from small triple slope pieces. This makes the roof look very detailed.

The windows are built to resemble stained glass, which looks beautiful.

The plants, trees and ivy on the building make the whole building look even more scary.

Check out more on Flickr.

Friday, 15 June 2012

Fish for everyone!

Again a beautiful creation by by dutch Lowlug member and Flickr user "Konajra".

This is a very fine steam trawler, built in minifig scale. Many of these have sailed the oceans in search of fish.

Like we have seen before from this builder the hull of the ship is simply amazing. Also the amount of detail on the ship is a joy to the eye.

Check out more detailed photos on Flickr!

Wednesday, 13 June 2012

Steampunk again!

Again a beautiful Star Wars Steampunk MOC created by Flickr user "Steadibrick"

The Tie Fighter obviously runs on steam and it's proportions are just perfect!

See more on "Steadibrick's" Flickr photostream!

Sunday, 10 June 2012

Micro Machu Picchu

This is a beautiful micro scale Machu Picchu created by Flickr user "Matija Grguric".

This is a small part of the huge Machu Picchu site, these are presumed to be houses where the Inca's would have lived.

Check out more on Flickr!

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

Lego Cuusoo: Dark Bucket

Some exciting news from Cuusoo today, the Star Wars Dark Bucket has reached 10.000 votes!

This is a cool idea, since a lot of people would like to have a huge Stormtrooper army.

However it is unlikely Lego will make a set exactly like the one submitted. This because they do not hold the license for producing Star Wars products that consist solly of action figures (minifigs).

They entire Lego community is looking forward to what Lego will do with this idea.

Personally I hope they will now consider raising the number of minifigs in the regular sets.

Check it out on Cuusoo!

UPDATE: Unfortunately Lego has rejected the idea of the Bucket completely, due to licensing conflicts.

Friday, 1 June 2012

Nick Fury

Nick Fury needed a ride, and what a ride it is!

This is an awesome motorcycle built by Flickr user "_Tiler".

The motorcycle is constructed very nicely. I just love the small brown slope, it is instantly recognizable as the seat.

And also, Nick Fury is just awesome!

Check it out on Flickr!