Imperial Guards: are they the same?

November 14th, 2008 posted by Zorro

One of our newest members, General Armendariz, has discovered this abnormality: two Lego Imperial Guards, exactly the same, but with different button colors.

Click here to discuss this abnormality in the Classic Pirates forum

This strange difference has already been noticed by multiple members, some of whom have even posted pictures of them. So if you want to discuss this or just want to know more about this phenomenon, then you should head on over to the LEGO Pirate forum!

Comic in the new 2009 Soldier’s Fort set

November 13th, 2008 posted by Mister Phes

Did you know that the 6242 Soldier’s Fort set contains a comic?  It most certainly does and we have pictures of the comic!

An excerpt from the comic

An excerpt from the comic

Of course we're only going to show you a two frame excerpt here, so if you want to see two pages worth of comic goodness you better get to the LEGO Pirate Forum this instant!

Want to BUY 2009 Pirate LEGO Sets?

Check out our 2009 Pirate LEGO set "eBay Auction Watch" thread which we update daily with new eBay auctions that YOU can win!

eBay not for you?  Keep your eye on our 2009 Pirates sets on Bricklink thread where we will be listing BrickLink sellers with 2009 Pirate LEGO sets in stock.

Prefer to order by phone? Our New pirate sets phone number! thread might have the answer for you.

How About Some General Discussion?

No problem!  Our Pirate Sets Found In Stores! thread has been there from the beginning, reporting every  sighting (well as many as we can find) of the news sets.  So don't miss out on the exciting discussion!

PICTORIAL REVIEW: 6242 Soldier’s Fort by Lego12

November 13th, 2008 posted by Mister Phes

Lego12 delivers us a comprehensive set review of the new 6242 Soldier's Fort.  Turns out it's a Modular Design!

6242 Soldiers Fort - built

6242 Soldier's Fort - built (notice the flag is upside down?)

Lego12 has took dozens of pictures which display every facet of this wonderful new set.  There are even a few surpirses which have went unnoticed by the general pictures.

Dive into the Pirate LEGO Forum to see this set analysed in scrunitizing detail!

2009 Imperial Guard Mini-figures

November 12th, 2008 posted by Mister Phes

We have pictures of the 2009 Imperial Guard Mini-figures - front and back!

LEGO Pirate Forum user Lego12 has been one of the lucky first to procure the 2009 Pirate LEGO sets.  There are set reviews brewing but while they're being finalised here's a little something for you...  The 2009 Imperial Guard mini-figures!

2009 Imperial Guard Mini-Figures from the front

2009 Imperial Guard Mini-Figures from the front

2009 Imperial Guard Mini-Figures from the back

2009 Imperial Guard Mini-Figures from the back

As you can see the LEGO Group has gone steps further for these new Imperial Guards and incorporated a design into the shakos as well as into the back of the torsos.  What a great touch!

Don't delay!  Hurry to the LEGO Pirate Forum and Discuss the 2009 Imperial Guards right now!

A Bottle O’ Rum by modelgal

November 11th, 2008 posted by Captain Zuloo

"15 men on a dead man's chest, yo ho ho and a bottle o' rum! Drink and the devil had done for the rest, yo ho ho and a bottle o' rum!"

 

Click to discuss a Bottle O' Rum by modelgal in the pirate forum

The true pirate's treasure, this MOC is a brilliant one indeed. A life sized dose of grog with great details like a jolly roger on the front, the true pirate in you won't be able to resist this one!

Discuss A Bottle O' Rum by modelgal in the pirate forum!

MISB 6285 Black Seas Barracuda on eBay

November 10th, 2008 posted by Mister Phes

Last week we showed you a 6286 MISB Skulls Eye Schooner which sold for US $785.00! This week we've found  a MISB 6285 Black Seas Barracuda stored in acryllic casing - you cannot get any better preserved than that!

MISB 6285 Black Seas Barracuda Preserved in Acryllic Casing

MISB 6285 Black Seas Barracuda Preserved in Acryllic Casing - Front

6285 Black Seas Barracuda MISB Preserved in Acryllic - back

MISB 6285 Black Seas Barracuda Preserved in Acryllic Casing - Back

At the time of writing the price is awesome and auction ends soon so rush to eBay and place a bid!

But wait!  There's more!

MISB 6290 Red Beard Runner, 6291 Armada Flagship & 6292 Enchanted Island in the one auction!

Yes, that's right. THREE MISB sets in the same auction!

6290 Red Beard Runner, 6291 Armada Flagship and 6292 Enchanted Island MISB

6290 Red Beard Runner, 6291 Armada Flagship & 6292 Enchanted Island MISB

This auction is also ending end soon, so rush to the eBay auction page and place your bid!

Want more MISB Box sets?

Keep up with our Mint in Sealed Box Madness thread because we have found dozens and dozens of MISB eBay auctions for you to win.

The Shipwrecked Pirates by 8 year old Ward

November 9th, 2008 posted by Captain Zuloo

Sometimes in an AFOL community, we forget who the LEGO Group's main target is. So it's nice to be reminded with such a nice MOC from a younger LEGO enthusiast.

Click to discuss theShipwrecked Pirates by Ward in the pirate forum

Ward, the nephew of Capt. Kirk's girlfriend, has created this raft entitled "Shipwrecked Pirates". At the age of 8, this pirate fan has a bright future ahead of him. After all, he is in good company!

Marvel at the talents of this junior fan of LEGO and
his Shipwrecked Pirates in the Classic-Pirates.com forum.

New Pirates sets already spotted!

November 8th, 2008 posted by Zorro

Eurobricks member Sir Dano found something on Flickr... pictures of the new Pirate sets, lying around in a store awaiting their first customers. We couldn't even dream of them being spotted this fast! PS: SHOOTING CANNONS in North America this time!

Click here to see more pictures of the new pirate sets in the Classic Pirates forum
Found in the Imagination Center at Disney World.

Click here to discuss this marvelous find on the Classic Pirates forum!



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