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3vil (semi) Official Lego!

Postby Bennanteno » Tue Apr 29, 2008 6:20 pm

Check this out!  Even just as a Lego factory set, it's impressive to see a  community created space faction on the Lego website for purchase.

http://shop.lego.com/ByTheme/Product.as ... 192&cn=301

100 dollars though?
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Postby Rody » Wed Apr 30, 2008 3:00 am

still, it is awesome, I hope they make more creations like that
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Postby Atomsk » Wed Apr 30, 2008 11:11 am

This set seems overpriced.
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Postby feuer_faust » Wed Apr 30, 2008 1:05 pm

Atomsk wrote:This set seems overpriced.

All the factory ones are. Still neat, though.
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Postby Almighty Benny » Wed Apr 30, 2008 2:55 pm

As a rule, I try not to buy sets that are priced over 10 cents per piece. There are exceptions though, because extra minifigs will sometimes offset the piece to price ratio in smaller sets, and they're the reason for buying the smaller sets in the first place.
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Postby Rayhawk » Wed Apr 30, 2008 10:00 pm

It seems overpriced because it's much bigger than you think it is.  Standard Lego designs show all their features on the surface, so it's easy to see how much is going on when you look at the cover photo.  The fan-based designs have all the detail on the inside, so from the cover photos they look less impressive than they actually are.
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Postby piltogg » Thu May 01, 2008 7:17 pm

well- lego will probaly have instructions for it somewhere so just buy all the bricks over at briklink then build it yourself if you wan't to avoid the price by about $5
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