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Don "Solo" Reitz | November 2nd, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Star Wars

2013 Moc Madness Tournament Announcement: Alphabet Fighters!

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It’s time to launch our final contest of the year. We’ve had this one in the works for some time now: a new twist on our annual Moc Madness Tournament that will really put you builders to the test. The theme itself is a classic for Star Wars fans and a perfect way to try out the new format. Please see the full rules for the latest crazy scheme and sign up in the forum if you want to participate.  (more…)

Don "Solo" Reitz | October 9th, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Star Wars, LEGO Volkswagen

Star Warsify The Mini Camper Van Winners

The poll ended tonight and the results are in, here are the winners as chosen by FBTB forum members! In first place with a total of 78 votes is The “Vantha” by MacLane

In second, with 48 votes: the Clone Turbo Van by Master Beef

Third place, with 34 votes: Jawa Sandcamper by Classicsmiley

Fourth place, with 31 votes: Jabba the Van by Brick_Laboratory

And tied for fifth place, both with 29 votes each:
the Slave-VW by Trooper10

and the Vancor by madLEGOman

Congratulations to each of you! Expect a PM later this week to get those prizes on their way. And to everyone who built and voted, thanks again. These contests would be nothing without everyone joining in.

Don "Solo" Reitz | October 1st, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Star Wars, LEGO Volkswagen

Star Warsify The Mini Camper Van Poll Now Open

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The contest ended last night with a final tally of forty eight Star Warsified VWs. Lots of ships and vehicles as expected and a few wildcards tossed in, all around loads of great models. The poll is live and forum members have a week to choose their five favorites. See below for all the crazy and fantastic entries.
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Don "Solo" Reitz | September 27th, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Star Wars, LEGO Volkswagen

Star Warsify The Mini Camper Van Building Contest Final Weekend Reminder

VWX2It’s that time folks, we’re coming up on the last stretch in our latest contest.  The deadline is midnight Monday so you still the weekend plus one more day to get those models finished and submitted. Full rules available here and don’t forget that all entries need to be posted to the the contest thread before it closes.

Don "Solo" Reitz | September 15th, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Star Wars, LEGO Volkswagen

Star Warsify The Mini Camper Van Building Contest Halfway Point Reminder

VWX2Two weeks in and two weeks to go, plenty of time for you to join in on our latest contest! The challenge is simple: start with the mini Volkswagen Camper Van and put a Star Wars twist on. Anything from the movies or Clone Wars cartoon is fair game and there are loads of directions to take this. You can read the full rules here for all the specifics. And be sure to stop by the contest thread and check out the entries so far, we’ve gotten loads of great submissions already and I’m looking forward to more.

Ace Kim | September 1st, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Star Wars, LEGO Volkswagen

Star Warsify The Mini Camper Van Building Contest

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If you haven’t ordered from Shop@Home to get yourself a Mini Camper Van set, or the regular Camper Van set, or don’t have enough money to do either, then now is your chance to win one! LEGO Shop@Home is sponsoring this contest offering prizes of 5 copies of 40079 Mini Volkswagen T1 Camper Van and 1 grand prize of 10220 Volkswagen T1 Camper Van! All you have to do is Star Warsify the Mini Camper Van.

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Don "Solo" Reitz | April 9th, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Vignettes Contest Winners!

The poll ended last night and pleased to bring you the winning entries. In first place by a wide margin is agrahmann’s fantastic arcade console:

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In second place, with it’s clever color usage for that old school look, MrAnderson’s Attack of the Shredder:

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And tied for third, mryoder’s Sewer Patrol and corneliusmurdock’s Ordering a Pizza:

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We decided to forgo the a tie breaker poll and instead will award them both a prize, so to our four winners: congratulations! Ace will get in touch with you this week for shipping details. And to everyone who participated by building and voting: thanks again.

Don "Solo" Reitz | April 1st, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Vignettes Contest Poll Is Up

Teenage Mutant Ninja Vignettes ContestThe entries are in and the time has come to cast your vote. Please sign in to the forum and visit this thread to pick your three favorite scenes. You have a full week to make your choices so be sure to get a good look at all of them before deciding. Thanks again to all the builders who participated, and good luck!

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Don "Solo" Reitz | March 31st, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Final Day For Teenage Mutant Ninja Vignettes Contest Submissions

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Midnight tonight is the deadline and as usual it’s non-negotiable. If you’ve built a vig to compete be sure to submit it to this thread in the next 20 hours or you’ll be out of luck! Lots of great scenes so far. Looking forward to the last minute rush. Good luck everyone.

Don "Solo" Reitz | March 16th, 2013 | Contests, LEGO Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Contest Reminder for Teenage Mutant Ninja Vignettes

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Just a brief heads up – This weekend marks the halfway point through the build phase of our recent contest. You still have two weeks left to come up with a scene if you want in, full rules are right here in the thread.