Tuesday, November 19, 2013

2013 MOC Madness

Contest: 2013 MOC Madness
Hosted by: FBTB
Description/categories: Single elimination tournament style, build SW fighters based on letters (e.g. like the X-Wing, Y-Wing, etc)
Deadline: Rounds started now, will continue over next month or so
Contest rules


Saturday, November 2, 2013

Colossal Castle Contest XI

Hey, I've been in blogging malaise for a long time, but I certainly need to announce the main contest at my home forum.
Contest: Colossal Castle Contest XI
Hosted by: Classic-Castle.com
Description/categories: Thirteen different categories
Deadline: December 31
Contest rules


Friday, October 18, 2013

Caleb's 3rd Annual 4x4 Contest

Contest: Caleb's 3rd Annual 4x4 Contest
Hosted by: Caleb R.
Description/categories: Build 4x4 vignettes in different categories each round
Deadline: Round 1 has started, but you have until October 24 to submit your entry. Top builders will proceed to round 2.
Contest rules


Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Mini Castle Contest

Okay, in my general blogging malaise of late, several contests have either begun or ended. I'll try to go back and catch up, but at the very least I need to note my own:

Contest: Mini Castle Contest VIII
Hosted by: Me (in my role as Classic-Castle admin)
Description/categories: Build a castle MOC to scale with the microfigs found in the LEGO games (or a 2-brick-tall fig in general)
Deadline: October 31
Contest rules


Monday, September 16, 2013

Happy birthday, Classic-Castle!

In addition to maintaining my little family of LEGO blogs, I'm also actively involved in Classic-Castle.com, the source for all your LEGO Castle needs. Classic-Castle just turned ten years old! In recognition of that, let's look back at ten years of the Colossal Castle Contest, CC's signature event. Here are the winners from CCC I, CCC III, CCC III, CCC IV, CCC V, CCC VI, CCC VII, CCC VIII, CCC IX, and CCC X.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Pimp my Nerdly

Contest:
Hosted by: BrickNerd
Description/categories: Customize Nerdly, the mascot of BrickNerd
Deadline: September 30
Contest rules


Star Warsify the Mini Camper Van

Contest: Star Warsify the Mini Camper Van
Hosted by: FBTB
Description/categories: Turn the mini VW camper into a Star Wars vehicle
Deadline: September 30
Contest rules


Pimp my Camper

Contest: Pimp my Camper
Hosted by: Eurobricks
Description/categories: Build your own customized version of the mini VW camper
Deadline: September 30
Contest rules


Thursday, August 22, 2013

Build a Hero

Contest:
Hosted by: TTPES
Description/categories: Build your own hero that would fit in either the DC or Marvel universe.
Deadline: September 31
Contest rules


Wednesday, August 21, 2013

MocOlympics 2013

Contest: MocOlympics 2013
Hosted by: MOCpage group
Description/categories: Single elimination tournament of head-to-head match-ups.
Deadline: Sign up by September 1 to enter.
Contest rules


Saturday, August 17, 2013

Iron Builder 3.0 - Round 8 - Siercon and Coral vs the Brothers Falworth

Contest: Iron Builder 3.0 - Round 8 - Siercon and Coral vs the Brothers Falworth
Hosted by: Builders Lounge
Description/categories: In this invitational competition, builders face off to build MOCs based on a particular element
Deadline: Not sure. They get a month, but I don't know if they're counting this from the reveal at BrickFair or if they got a couple of day's leeway due to travel time.
Contest rules


Garheim Second Annual Fishing Tournament

Contest: Garheim Second Annual Fishing Tournament
Hosted by: LCC Garheim faction
Description/categories: Builds around the theme of fishing.
Deadline: August 12 (oops)

SHIPtember

Contest:
Hosted by: Si-MOCS
Description/categories: Build a SHIP in one month.
Deadline: September 30
Contest rules


Tuesday, August 13, 2013

CMF Postcard Diorama Contest

Contest: CMF Postcard Diorama Contest
Hosted by: Brick Fanatics and The Minifig Store
Description/categories: Create a postcard scene featuring any Collectible Minifigure on vacation.
Deadline: September 1
Contest rules


Monday, August 12, 2013

Iron Builder 3.0 - Round 7

Contest: Iron Builder 3.0 - Round 7
Hosted by: Builders Lounge
Winners:
Gilcélio

Heroica RPG 2nd Anniversary Building Contest

Contest: Heroica RPG 2nd Anniversary Building Contest
Hosted by: Eurobricks forum
Description/categories: Build a scene, building, location or other creation, that would fit into the rich fantasy setting of the Heroica RPG
Deadline: September 8
Contest rules


Photo this Caption contest

Contest: Photo this Caption contest
Hosted by: MOCpages group
Description/categories: Build a MOC to go along with one of the following captions:
  • Caption 1: "Fascinating new ways to lose weight."
  • Caption 2: "…Pat's day took a sudden turn for the worse…."
  • Caption 3: "Stay off the lawn… OR ELSE"
  • Caption 4: "beep beep beep beep beep beep BOOM!
  • Caption 5: "Bigfoot as a child."
Deadline: August 31
Contest rules


Friends Bricks Building Challenge

Contest: Friends Bricks Building Challenge
Hosted by: FriendsBricks
Description/categories: Modify an existing Friends set
Deadline: August 31
Contest rules


Lenfald Local Challenge 10 - Celebration

Contest: Lenfald Local Challenge 10 - Celebration
Hosted by: LCC on Classic-Castle
Description/categories: Build a scene showing a celebration for the new queen's coronation (Lenfald faction members only)
Deadline: August 12 (sorry - you can still hurry and enter today)
Contest rules


Me in LEGO

Contest: Me in LEGO
Hosted by: Thecrazyearththing
Description/categories: Build a fig version of yourself
Deadline: August 20
Contest rules


ReBrick Anniversary Castle Contest

Contest: ReBrick Anniversary Castle Contest
Hosted by: ReBrick
Description/categories: Build a castle-themed creation. Semi-finalists will be chosen at nine major fan events, and one will be chosen via online submission on ReBrick. Most of the fan events have already happened, but you could still qualify at BrickCon, or submit online.
Deadline: October 31
Contest rules


Wednesday, August 7, 2013

2013 LEGO Military Annual Build winners

Contest: 2013 LEGO Military Annual Build winners
Hosted by: Flickr group
Winners: With seven categories, I can't include all of the 2nd and 3rd placers, so follow the link for full results
Behind the Scenes Warriors category: OpelBlitz by Veeborg

They Dreamed it, You Build it category: Stormtalon by Lego Admiral

No Runway, No Problem category - Serpent Gunship by Andreas

Wheeled Warriors category: VRCP by Andrew Somers

Interior diorama - Hogan's Heroes by BMW Indy

Outdoor diorama category: Deception by Andreas

And, everyone's favorite category, Friends vs Fabuland: Coupe de Grace by Erunaamo

Get to da choppa! winners

Contest: Get to da choppa! winners
Hosted by: BrickArms forums
Winners:
Sketto gunship by Cooper Works

AT-99 Scorpion Gunship by Double0

Bioshock zeppelin by Reboot

Imperial Conquest Contest

Contest: Imperial Conquest Contest
Hosted by: Greco-Roman LEGO Flickr group
Description/categories: Categories for both historical and fictional/fantasy battles set in the ancient Greek or Roman world.
Deadline: Sept 27
Contest rules


Alamance Arts Council Brick Building Competition

Contest: Alamance Arts Council Brick Building Competition
Hosted by: Alamance County Arts Council
Description/categories: Categories only by age range (6-9, 10-14, 15-20, 21+). No theme or building style restrictions, only size limits. However, you must attend the event in Burlington, North Carolina to participate and win. This will surely limit the number of active FOLs who can enter, so if you are anywhere nearby, especially if you are a teen, you should give it a shot. Big cash prizes for the winners, LEGO prizes for 2nd and 3rd places.
Deadline: September 7 to register, but you must attend on Sept 21, 22.
Contest rules


Titans and Monsters: Attack on BZ Koro

Contest: Titans and Monsters: Attack on BZ Koro
Hosted by: BZ Power
Description/categories: Several categories, all related to building giant monsters and mechs that battle it out in a city (think Pacific Rim)
Deadline: August 9, so hurry! (Sorry, I don't read BZPower regularly, and just saw an entry on Flickr.)
Contest rules


Monday, July 29, 2013

2014 Event Kit Contest

Contest: 2014 Event Kit Contest
Hosted by: BrickWorld
Description/categories: Design an event kit for next year's BrickWorld, with the theme of Candy - Sweet Escapes
Deadline: August 31
Contest rules


Saturday, July 27, 2013

BRAWL 2013

Contest: BRAWL - Brickfilm Rapidly Awll Week Long
Hosted by: Brickfilm.com
Description/categories: In a few hours (midnight GMT) they will announce a theme. You have exactly one week to complete a Brickfilm based on that theme.
Deadline: August 4, but check to be sure if they mean 12:01 AM or 11:59 PM, this contest is designed to have a very short deadline, and I don't want you to think you have an extra 24 hours.
Contest rules


Wednesday, July 24, 2013

LEGO goes nature

Contest: LEGO goes nature
Hosted by: Imperium der Steine
Description/categories: Take photos of your LEGO outside in a natural setting - categories for large Star Wars sets or scenes, small sets or individual figs, and a category for all other themes.
Deadline: July 25 (hurry!)
Contest rules

Vote on Eurobricks Hero Factory month contests

Contest: Hero Factory month contests
Hosted by: Eurobricks
Vote here for the 'Hero or Monster' category.
Vote here for the 'Before and After' category.
Vote here for the 'Digital Hero' category.

Monday, July 22, 2013

LEGO Brick People

Contest: LEGO Brick People
Hosted by: LBAFOL
Description/categories: Build a person out of bricks, or from a set brick list
Deadline: July 19 (sorry)
Contest rules


Saturday, July 20, 2013

Art of War Contest

Contest:
Hosted by: Siercon and Coral
Description/categories: Build a scene showing a figure in stylized combat.
Deadline: August 11
Contest rules


$20,000 LEGO DC Universe Super Heroes Video Contest

Contest: $20,000 LEGO DC Universe Super Heroes Video Contest
Hosted by: Tongal
Description/categories: This will run in three phases. In the first phase you submit an idea for a video based on LEGO DC Super Heroes. The second phase is for the pitch, and the third phase is for the actual video.
Deadline: Phase 1, July 24
Contest rules


Friday, July 19, 2013

Cover photo and icon contests

Contest: Cover photo and icon contests
Hosted by: Nick Brick
Description/categories: Come up with cover photos and icons for the LEGO Halo and LEGO Destiny Flickr groups
Deadline: July 31
Contest rules: Halo, Destiny


Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Lone Ranger Contest

Contest: Lone Ranger Contest
Hosted by: Lowlug
Description/categories: Build any western MOC - two categories based on size - either 16x16 or less, and 32x32 or more
Deadline: September 1
Contest rules


Garheim's Local Challenge #11 – The New Soldiers - winner

Contest: Garheim's Local Challenge #11 – The New Soldiers
Hosted by: LCC on Classic-Castle
Winner:

Daken the Bladesmith - training of the novices


Halo contest extension

Contest: Halo contest
Hosted by: Flickr group
Deadline: Extended to July 28

Metro: Last Light winners

Contest: Metro: Last Light
Hosted by: The Metro Flickr group
Winners: Giovanni - Artyom


Titus - Reign of Anarchy


Color it Blacktron winners

Contest: Color it Blacktron
Hosted by: Elephant Knight
Winners:

Optimal Control - Blacktron Knights' Castle


Spaceruner - Carp Class Scoutship


Brickmoc Minifig winner

Contest: Brickmoc Minifig Contest
Hosted by: Brickmoc
Winner: General JJ