LEGO- Battlefleet Gothic Lunar Class Cruiser

By Gothmog | January 21st, 2016 | Categories: BFG, Conversion Corner, Conversions, LEGO, Offbeat

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Come see this MASSIVE project I did a few years back; a LEGO Lunar Class cruiser to scale with it’s grim dark couterpart:

The colouration (red) washed out some of the depth perception in these photos. Speaking of colour, I would have liked it to be more uniform, but I worked with what I had. Another let down was my inability to incorporate torpedo tubes, due to the complexity of the armoured prow (which is ironically the most fragile part). Although, I do like how the prow turned out, eagle and all.

All in all it is within 85% to scale with the model (mid-size one in the foreground for scale), limited by the size of certain lego pieces and a little short towards the aft (running out of critical structural pieces). The level of detail is better in person.

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Not shown is the interior. There are 3 decks and the bridge, each with crew on them. Unfortunately, due to space limitations with keeping it to scale, I had to put the strategium on the main deck rather than the bridge. It still has a rotating door and a command throne though. Right behind the Strategium (which is directly under the bridge) are the engineering spaces and forward of it is a main space, then a hatch, then the gunnery decks. Each Lance turret has operators and the weapons batteries also have crews.


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About the Author: Gothmog

Hobbyist and Gamer since 1999. Blood Angels faithful since the beginning. I am also big into various GW Specialist Games and Historical Wargames. Love the hobby, love the fluff, Grognard for life. @Gotmog_Balrog www.sepulchreofheroes.blogspot.com
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