Oeiras BRInCKa Lego 2013 in Portugal – Here we go again with Pirates, Kingdom and some Battle Theater

The great moments continue with these three themes. In terms of Pirates, there is a feeling that is more of the same because the ships have globally most of the times the same structure despite is different details or features. There we also some traditional Portuguese models such as the Portuguese Caravel and the Admiral ship among others.

In terms of buildings there were at least two that really impressed me, one of them the great fortress, which is a sort of white castle with plenty of battlements and cannons and also a nice old regular set of 1992, the Imperial trading Post which you can take a deep look at the extended gallery.

Taking a glance to the kingdom or castle, Continue reading

Lego Fan Event 2012 in Lisbon – Part 4: The Pirates

For the Pirates, it was reserved a considerable table with plenty of Space. The boats were almost endless with nice details such as the sails, the custom mini-figures, the cannons and much more. There was even a so called “nau dos descobrimentos” a typical Portuguese boat of the fifteenth century (discovering age).

But the theme wasn’t just for the bad guys and its boats. The pirates had also an interesting village in a hidden bay with plenty of things to look at: a big watermill, a fortress, and even a suspended jail for the prisoners where some of the many features that this village had. Sharks everywhere and some small rafts composed the shore. The skull cavern was not even forgotten.

But the army was rather well prepared with dozens of soldiers, cannons, a big white fortress and some very nice custom ships. Continue reading