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LEGO building

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by NetMonkey, Jun 29, 2010.

  1. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:27 PM
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    NetMonkey

    NetMonkey [OP] Well-Known Member

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    so, i am working on LEGO Universe which is funded by LEGO. through this funding, they also supply us with all the LEGO pieces that were ever made. we get weekly deliveries of LEGOs that take up several pallets. our studio has the 3rd largest collection of LEGOs in the country.

    everyone at the studio is encouraged to build whatever they want so i have been building stuff ever since i started there (i wish i could take pictures of all the stuff that others have built in there... its amazing).

    recently, i started to build a shelf out of LEGOs, but it slowly morphed into a goblin tourture chamber scene. check it out...


    we have about 20 isles of LEGOs:
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    that are 8 racks deep
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    its built to hang on a wall
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  2. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:31 PM
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    BakoTruck

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    That's cool!

    Um.....also were you not loved as a child?
     
  3. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:33 PM
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    wow and i thought the house i built as a kid took skill :(

    looks awesome!!
     
  4. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:34 PM
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    can i steal all of those?
     
  5. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:38 PM
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    Fuckin badass dude. I would love a job like that. I loved legos when i was a kid.
     
  6. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:40 PM
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    holy jebus :D
     
  7. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:42 PM
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    Jason'sLawnCare

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    Wait! Is this your job? That's so cool. Cool creation as well.
     
  8. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:44 PM
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    you have the best job ever, I use to love building all kinds of crazy stuff with legos
     
  9. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:46 PM
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    Looks pretty cool!
     
  10. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:46 PM
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  11. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:57 PM
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    haha wow that seems like an awesome job man! looks good!
     
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  13. Jun 29, 2010 at 5:01 PM
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    sirius satilite radio, more on the way when i get more money. oh ya removed the secondary filter
    I hate you. just kidding. but i do want your job. I miss the technics. how about hooking up a fellow tw member on were i can buy some of the old school legos.
     
  14. Jun 29, 2010 at 5:06 PM
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    Did you see the show on BBC where the guy from Top Gear made the Lego house?
     
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    THAT IS SOOOOOOO AWESOME!!!:drool:
    you are NEVER too old for LEGO's
     
  16. Jun 29, 2010 at 5:19 PM
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    indeed.

    my job isnt to build legos (but there are 2 dudes there whos job IT IS to build legos. they hold the title of "lego build master". seriously... the shit they build is awesome).
    i am actually the configuration manager in charge of all the build systems for the team. its just... alot of times, i am waiting for code to be compiled and for gigs of files to be copied to the game servers, so i have some time to kill :)

    if you are looking for a job in game devlopment, you can check out the Netdevil website.
     
  17. Jun 29, 2010 at 5:20 PM
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    nice dude :)
     
  18. Jun 29, 2010 at 5:22 PM
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    I saved ALL of my Legos from growing up. I can't wait to give them to my son in a few years... He's 2 1/2 now & he'll still try to turn the little pieces into a snack...:rolleyes:
     
  19. Jun 29, 2010 at 5:24 PM
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    Kyouto42

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    That's awesome man. I love lego's... always have. I still have a spaceship I built in a box somewhere (probably in a few pieces) I used to always play with as a kid.



    So now the real question, when are you building a 1:1 scale lego tacoma? :D
     
  20. Jun 29, 2010 at 5:30 PM
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    I sold most of mine in a garage sale a few years ago...$50 bucks (I estimate over $1.5k invested during childhood)...I began regretting this decision about 6 months ago.:mad:

    Oh well, the kid who has them now is likely enjoying them. Whatever; I hate that little rat.:D
     
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