Jump to content

  • Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log In with Google      Sign In   
  • Create Account

Welcome to BZPower!

Hi there, while we hope you enjoy browsing through the site, there's a lot more you can do if you register. Some perks of joining include:
  • Create your own topics, participate in existing discussions, and vote in polls
  • Show off your creations, stories, art, music, and movies
  • Enter contests to win free LEGO sets and other prizes
  • Participate in raffles to win LEGO prizes
  • Organize with other members to attend or send your MOCs to LEGO fan events all over the world
  • Much, much more!
Enjoy your visit!


Faber's MOCs on Location

  • Please log in to reply
7 replies to this topic

#1 Offline Hapori Tohu

Hapori Tohu
  • None
  • Heart of BZPower

  • 16-July 01
  • 4,015 posts

Posted Dec 15 2013 - 09:57 PM

Christian Faber recently <a href='http://faberfiles.blogspot.com/2013/12/hero-factory-mocs-on-location.html' target='offsite'>updated his blog</a> with a couple of cool pictures. He created some Hero Factory MOCs and then added them to some scenery from the past few years of the theme's story. They really showcase Faber's building ability and serve as a reminder that LEGO is in great hands with Advance and Hero Factory should have some great things ahead of it.

View the full article

  • 0

#2 Offline Vorahk1Panrahk2

  • Premier Member
  • Premier Outstanding BZP Citizens
  • Mask of Time Discovered

  • 08-July 03
  • 4,076 posts
  •   Outstanding BZPower Citizen

Posted Dec 15 2013 - 11:11 PM

Heh, nice use of the much loathed (or are they still?) blue pins. The creations are great by themselves, but I almost love the "sets" and photography even more. They breath a very strong life into the creations.


Great stuff. ^_^ I should really spend more time on his blog. 

  • 0

Posted Image

BZPRPG Profiles

#3 Offline Toatapio Nuva

Toatapio Nuva
  • Members
  • Anger Pacified

  • 10-December 04
  • 6,509 posts

Posted Dec 16 2013 - 02:44 AM

It's amazing how Faber can make even something as bland as Hero Factory sets to look actually cool. He's really amazing.

  • 0

#4 Offline Kopekemaster

  • Members
  • Stone Champion Nuva

  • 22-October 11
  • 1,544 posts

Posted Dec 16 2013 - 12:25 PM

I gotta say, I really like the first picture. If all of HF was that epic, I might be more into it.


Faber did a really good job with all of these.

  • 0

#5 Offline Hitoshura

  • Members
  • Flying Force!

  • 16-February 13
  • 2,489 posts

Posted Dec 16 2013 - 03:38 PM

It's amazing how Faber can make even something as bland as Hero Factory sets to look actually cool. He's really amazing.


  • 0

#6 Offline Wazdakka

  • Members
  • Submerged!

  • 31-October 12
  • 1,157 posts

Posted Dec 16 2013 - 05:09 PM

If Hero Factory was like this, then I'd buy all of the sets in a heartbeat. Love the beefiness of them and the detail. 

  • 0

Steam Name: Toa Onua - always ready for TF2 or a good chat.Xbox Live Gamertag: PluggedSky51173 - Halo 4 for (4) the win!Minecraft Username: ThePoohster - sometimes play on T9K.Wants: 2003 Jaller (from Jaller and Gukko set), Exo-Toa, Turaga Nuju, Turaga Vakama, Black, White, and Grey Krana, Heat Vision, Sonic, Fire Resistance, Power Scream, and Shadow Kraata, Axonn, ORANGE FIKOU.

I got rid of my picture, are you happy?




#7 Offline ~garnira returns~

~garnira returns~
  • Members
  • Encountering Protodermis

  • 02-June 08
  • 843 posts

Posted Dec 17 2013 - 12:22 AM

I love these! He certainly has an interesting building style!

  • 0

leechfoam.gif "Copy and paste me into your sig! The shadows command you!"

 ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)



#8 Offline Aanchir

  • Premier Member
  • Premier Reporters
  • Another Chir Brother

  • 04-September 06
  • 6,662 posts
  •   BZP Reporter

Posted Dec 17 2013 - 08:29 AM

These are some great MOCs and great photos, but I disagree with a lot of the comments about how "I wish HF sets were like this". What makes a good set and what makes a good MOC are different things. I think if these WERE released as sets, we'd see a lot of complaints about their color schemes not being exciting or cohesive enough and their builds being repetitive.

They DO have some amazing traits, though, like really good proportions (they have this in common with a lot of sets), some neat techniques for the lower legs, and of course their impressive bulk. The custom heads in the second photo are simple, but have a lot of personality. I'm not so fond of the weapons, which feel a bit unfinished, but conceptually these models really feel exciting, which is helped by their dynamic poses and immersive backgrounds.

I'm also impressed with one thing nobody's commented on — the little "Hero Factory MOC Shop" logo he came up with!

  • 0

0 user(s) are browsing this forum

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users