Lego was a HUGE part of my childhood and a pretty big part of my adult life. I even made one of my early video’s, before I got into How-To’s and crafting, about playing with 10lb of lego my friend acquired.
I’ve always enjoyed playing with it, but never had the ingenuity to design something professional looking without following the step by step instructions provided with the lego kit.
Alex Jones (OrionPax) doesn’t seem to have any problem with that. He spent around 2 months of planning and building, but he managed to put together a pretty amazing version of the Ghostbuster headquarters.
LEGO – Ghostbusters – Headquarters
Dr. Peter Venkman: What do you think, Egon? Dr. Egon Spengler: I think this building should be condemned. There’s serious metal fatigue in all the load-bearing members, the wiring is substandard, it’s completely inadequate for our power needs, and the neighborhood is like a demilitarized zone. Dr Ray Stantz: Hey. Does this pole still work? [slides down a fireman’s pole] Dr Ray Stantz: Wow. This place is great. When can we move in? You gotta try this pole. I’m gonna get my stuff. Hey. We should stay here. Tonight. Sleep here. You know, to try it out. [Venkman looks at Spengler. Spengler slowly shakes his head. Venkman turns to the real estate agent] Dr. Peter Venkman: I think we’ll take it!