I like the amount of detail that went into the review - covering each component of the set separately. It would be great if all of the sets had a review like that on C-C.c. Maybe I should try doing a forestmen set one of these days.
However, a couple errors I spotted:
2 shields with the bear and lion emblem
I believe the other shield is supposed to be a monkey.
Also, the part you refer to as a new baseplate was used in some Jack Stone sets a few years ago: