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Official LEGO Survey – March 2012

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

It's that time when the LEGO Group would like YOUR feedback!

They have a special message for you so please read:

Dear LEGO fan,

The LEGO fan community is important to us. To improve and support the LEGO fan community we have partnered with Aarhus University, Denmark, and DePaul University, Chicago, to carry out this survey. The survey is part of a large ongoing research project aimed at better understanding user activities and interactions in communities.

We would greatly appreciate if you would complete the questionnaire (see link below). It will take you approx. 20-30 minutes. Please note that you must be at least 13 years old to take this survey.

The survey ends by May, 17, 2012 (midnight GMT). All responses are strictly confidential. We will share the top line findings (in English) with you once we have analyzed the data.

Thank you very much for your help!

Kind regards,

Jan Beyer
Community Operations Manager EU/Asia

James Foulds
Community Operations Senior Manager, Americas/Australia

Tormod Askildsen
Head of the LEGO Community Events & Engagement team

Take the Survey NOW!

If you've like to discuss this survey or share your opinion please visit the Survey thread in the  LEGO Pirate Forum.

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NEW eBay Search Tool

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011

Here is the beta release of  new our eBay Search Tool.

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A Screenshot of the eBay Search Tool

Hardcore eBay users probably won't see the point in this tool, but whose who aren't savvy with eBay's search functions might find some benefits.

As this is only a beta version there may be bugs and we're also open to feedback on how we could improve the tool.

So feel free to leave feedback and ask questions in the LEGO Pirates Forum or try the eBay Search Tool RIGHT NOW!

Creative Critic Winners

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

Creative Critic Winners

The Creative Critic winners for our Pirates of the Caribbean Contest have been decided!

To find out if you've won a LEGO prize, take a look at the
Creative Critic Winners Thread in the LEGO Pirate Forum.

Go there NOW!

The Winners

Saturday, August 6th, 2011

Contest WinnersThe votes for our Pirates of the Caribbean Contest have been counted and the winners have been announced!

If you're dying to know if you've won a prize, you better hurry to the
Contest Winners Thread in the LEGO Pirate Forum.

Go there NOW!

LAST Weekend to VOTE

Friday, July 29th, 2011

HURRY!

This is your last weekend to vote for the Pirates of the Caribbean Contest Winners!

Voting officially closes at 11:59PM/23:59 UTC±0 on July 31st 2011.

And if you've entered, you're insane not to vote because you can allocate upto 2 points to your own entry! That could give you a winning advantage!

So VOTE NOW!!!

Vote the MOC Forum Division Winner (Building Contest)

Vote for the Mailing List Division Winner (Story Contest)

Bonus Points

Pirates of the Caribbean Contet - Voting

Jut remember claiming Bonus Points is a 2 Step process.  Some people have only completed one of two the steps and if this is not corrected by close of voting, ALL their points will be invalidated.

To learn more read the Bonus Points thread in the LEGO Pirates Forum.

Get Voting RIGHT NOW!

Vote for the WINNERS!

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Our Pirates of the Caribbean Contest has come to an end so now its time to vote for the winners.

You get 5 points for each division and you may even allocate 1 point per division to your own entry.

To get started visit the Voting Rules & Questions thread.

P.S. The Creative Critic continues through voting so don't miss this opportunity to review the entries and leave your final thoughts.

Contest Deadline Extended!

Saturday, July 9th, 2011

Since we're sweethearts we're giving everybody Sunday to finish and refine their entries.

So the contest will now conclude at 11:59AM/11:59 UTC±0 July 11th 2011.

Then over the next week we shall create indices for the entries and voting will begin Friday July 15th.

Last chance to enter!

► Build a MOC depicting a scene or vessel from any of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies.
Enter the MOC Forum Division (Building Contest)

► Write a short story (300 words or less) about the classic LEGO Pirates encountering the characters/vessels/locations from the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.
Enter the Mailing List Division (Story Contest)

LAST WEEK to get your entries in!

Saturday, July 2nd, 2011

After 11:59PM/23:59 UTC±0  on July 9th 2011
we will not be accepting anymore entries.

Here's what's on offer:

Pirates of the Caribbean Contest Prizes

There will be two divisions each with its own Creative Critic awards.

The Forum Division

Build a LEGO® MOC depicting a scene or vessel from any of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies.

Entries will be submitted in the LEGO Pirates MOC Sub-forum so you will need a valid Eurobricks account to enter.

The Mailing List Division

To write a short story (300 words or less) about classic LEGO® Pirates encountering the characters from the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.

You need to be a Classic-Pirates.com Mailing List subscriber to enter.

Creative Critic

Each division will also have Creative Critic awards so be sure to leave your best feedback.

The Prizes

Disney Interactive studios have provided us with an XBOX 360 copy of LEGO® Pirates of the Carribean: the Video Game and the LEGO® Group has provided a cache of sets!

1 x LEGO® Pirates of the Carribean: the Video Game
4 x 4183 The Mill
4 x 4192 Aqua de Vida
4 x 4191 Captain’s Cabin

When Does It End?

July 9th 2011 at 11:59PM/23:59 UTC±0.   Be sure to have a Eurobricks account and/or Mailing List subscription to enter!

P.S. There will be voting bonuses for those who've joined the Mailing List and Liked the Facebook Page.

Got a Question?

Ask away in the Pirates of the Caribbean Contest thread.



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