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Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby DNL » Tue Mar 24, 2009 7:00 pm

Here is the Third stage of Hrothingas Castle:

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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby CastleLord » Tue Mar 24, 2009 7:11 pm

Let me be the first one to say duuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuh. :o :twitch:
Oh and GREAT moc! :D

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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby BrianofBrick06 » Tue Mar 24, 2009 7:15 pm

Oh my...DNL...Stage three is impressive, wait all three were impressive...wait, i meant to say they keep getting better...DNL your landscaping is always what catches my eye first, and stage three is not exception. Although, stage three has the best lego "life" associated with the building (those scaffolds for example) of the castle. Stage three is my favorite, however, because of the combination of vivid landscaping and smooth castle walls to compliment both the landscaping and busy activity outside of the walls. Once again, and again, NICELY done...
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby knight howdy » Tue Mar 24, 2009 8:14 pm

this is AMAZING!
the creativity...well evrything is good about it.
awsome...just awsome.
So....you think you can build with lego.
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby mrkovach » Tue Mar 24, 2009 8:52 pm

Well, there is only one word that could properly sum this up. AMAZING!
This is great, magnificent, perfect, etc.
Nice work! :)
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby lbaixinho » Tue Mar 24, 2009 8:55 pm

Impressive work. Very realistic.

For me the only problem isn't with this MOC, seems that step from the castle 2 to 3 is bigger than the previous.
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby Remyth » Tue Mar 24, 2009 9:45 pm

Superbly done! Stuffed full of amazing details and yet it doesn't seem cluttered. Very much in your style.

You have given me a myriad of ideas for building my own castles. I thank you for that, sir!

Once again amazing job and I can't wait for the next stage. Keep building!

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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby The dark tide » Wed Mar 25, 2009 1:26 am

You truly are a master builder. You have put so many suttleties into this MOC, its really amazing. I especially love your tower technique...though I am not sure how its done.
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby Blueandwhite » Wed Mar 25, 2009 1:34 am

Insane!

That's one amazing MOC. The details are simply breathtaking. Ironically, my favourite detail is the use of the 1x2 bricks and short legs to create longer tunics and mail coats. Incredibly simple yet effective. I love the progression of this MOC, and I like how each stage is full of life. The fact that the costuming is also evolving is another wonderful touch.

If there's a stage 4, I hope that some of the towers/elements from stage 3 stick around. Perhaps an outer curtain wall? In any case, good stuff.
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby dharmatoad » Wed Mar 25, 2009 3:35 am

Ditto to all the well-earned and deserved praise above...

Two little details (among many) that I wanted to highlight - the clever hauberk (that's the knee-length mail armor) on the guard in the doorway. A use for the short legs! Secondly, I really like the offsetting in the windows.

Really spectacular and inspirational work and series...
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby Heir of Black Falcon » Wed Mar 25, 2009 7:20 am

WOW. And I am not talking about World of Warcraft! The development of your castle has been fun to watch. Some nice architectural details as well. Looks like a very defensible castle as well as appealing design. The crane and scaffolding are nice touches as well. Won’t repeat everything already said but again nice work.

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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby Griffon » Wed Mar 25, 2009 7:36 am

I'm speachless! no wait! is said something! it's amazing! :D
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby albero78 » Wed Mar 25, 2009 8:56 am

Congratulations: I like all the details. :)
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby Brik Masta » Wed Mar 25, 2009 12:28 pm

:woo: I've been waiting for this. Great build! :woo:
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Re: Castle Evolution Stage |3|

Postby Teherean » Wed Mar 25, 2009 1:00 pm

Wow! This stage is the best one yet. are there any more stages to come? Because from my opinion, I don't think it can get any better. Loving all the techniques on the windows and arrow-slits. great job Daniel.
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