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Compound Bow Archers

Postby Siercon and Coral » Mon Jun 06, 2011 4:43 pm

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So we’ve been anxious to share with people our compound bow. We're happy how this one turned out, and figured as this being the brick battle clash capitol of the world, we should stick it up. Hope you like it and feel free to make your own! We would love to see these catch on.

The compound bow is made from six separate pieces and matches the size of the new elven bow produced by Lego. AND if you tweak it just right it can even FIRE the loaded arrows!!
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Here several Forestmen Sharpshooters ambush a scouting party sent by the tyrannical Lion Kingdom. We tried to show the different uses of the bow as well as a close up comparison. Minifigs can sling the bows across their backs, draw them back to fire, and more. Hope you all enjoy :D
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And like most everything we do we like making lots of them! :)
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Postby BFenix » Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:03 pm

You posted them! Im glad, because those are simply amazing, nice dio too!

(and I think that should be a smiley with DIO in it, or maybe its just me being greedy, nevermind)
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Postby Bragallot » Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:04 pm

:shock: Want. For Night Elves.

Edit: I don't know how Dio would have felt about appearing on this forum, but he's appeared in South Park so it might be a good idea :)
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Postby Ex-Lep » Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:14 pm

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Postby Hoboman » Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:15 pm

As I said in the other thread, I love these. They look great. I am just unsure that they do not look too modern for Midevil kinds of guys.

Now a couple Ninja Assassins in a SciFi army, these would scream ultra-cool.  :D
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Postby RoC77 » Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:15 pm

Wow, now someone can make a Rambo fig.....
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Postby Zahru II » Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:17 pm

That is phenomenal, excellent work!
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Postby Warhead » Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:19 pm

No, now someone (me) who has a Rambo fig (and has been modernising him to post up on here) can add a badass and insanely awesome bow to his armoury.

These are inspired!
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Postby Natalya » Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:33 pm

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Postby morganm » Mon Jun 06, 2011 6:46 pm

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Postby Pwnerade » Tue Jun 07, 2011 2:50 am

Working bows? Truly an astounding achievement! :guinness:
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Postby Killer Karetsu » Tue Jun 07, 2011 5:06 am

Pwnerade wrote:Working bows? Truly an astounding achievement! :guinness:

Hear, hear!
Simply fantastic.
EDIT: and you should do more dioramas, this one looks awesome!
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Postby White Nun » Tue Jun 07, 2011 6:52 am

Outstanding, absolutely outstanding!   Love the dioramas, they really put the icing on the cake.
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Postby Tuefish » Tue Jun 07, 2011 12:46 pm

The only way these could be moar awesome would be if they were transparent and orange.
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Postby Natalya » Tue Jun 07, 2011 1:39 pm

I made one last night for my Akkadian Vas Kallas minifig.  It looks futuristic enough for space people to use it too.
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