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Princess Bride Collaborative

Postby Bruce N H » Mon Jul 07, 2014 4:03 pm

Hey all,

Nine builders (including several CC members) --Paul Vermeesch, Dan Church, Max PointnerIan Spacek, Casey McCoy, Philip Berntson, Matthew Oh, Ben Merrill and Lee Muzzy--unveiled a series of Princess Bride MOCs at BrickWorld and then also this weekend most of them were posted online.

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Here's a video where the Beyond the Brick team interviews the builders.

The story starts with Casey's MOC, framing the whole thing with time for a bedtime story.
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The action begins, and Ben Merrill shows us the sea of the shrieking eels
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Dan Church shows the Dread Pirate Roberts in a duel with Inigo Montoya.
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Casey again, showing the confrontation with Fezzik the giant.
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Dan again, the battle of wits against Vizzini. Inconceivable!
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Max Pointner had Westley and Buttercup escape into the fire swamp.
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Casey has a woman in the crowd boo Buttercup.
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Ian Spacek then threw Wesley into the pit of despair.
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Paul Vermeesh has Miracle Max save the day.
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Lee Muzzy has fun storming the castle.
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Paul celebrates mawwiage.
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Matthew Oh gives us the duel. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die.
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Phil and Casey collaborated on the final confrontation with Humperdink.
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A final look at Casey's Wesley and Buttercup.
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Re: Princess Bride Collaborative

Postby Sir Erathor » Mon Jul 07, 2014 5:33 pm

This is one heck of a collab! God job guys! :D
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Re: Princess Bride Collaborative

Postby mpoh98 » Tue Jul 08, 2014 2:09 pm

Thanks guys. :) Glad you like our collaboration, we had a blast building them. :) Just a side note, Max Pointner's Fire Swamp was nominated for Best Vignette at BrickWorld, unfortunately it did not win, but we think it should have. :)

I posted my build here as well, although for my pictures either visit my MOCpage or Eurobricks.

Enjoy!

Thanks for posting this Bruce!
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Re: Princess Bride Collaborative

Postby Azaghal » Wed Jul 09, 2014 7:32 pm

What really gets me is that, even though there's what - eight, nine collaborators? There's still a real conformity of style here - I would easily believe that it was the work of just one (extremely talented) builder. But that doesn't mean you all didn't do a great job!

And thanks, Bruce, for compiling all the different pages where the pictures would be found - now to go through and bookmark at least half of them! :roflol:
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Re: Princess Bride Collaborative

Postby Brickninja » Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:01 pm

Wow, these are all so awesome and recognizable!
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