ABS Round 2.6!
We have gotten pretty far into ABS Season 2, and round 2.6 was finished recently. And now we can bring you the official results!
Round 2.6 was sponsored by the Bricklink store, Brick Silvers. So check their shop out the next time you're looking to buy some parts.

The winner of Round 2.6 is Kevin Wanner! There was a total of 22 entries in Round 2.6, and you can see them all in the dedicated Flickr group.

Full scoring breakdown, and interview responses from the contestants can be found below.


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Eurobricks Christmas Raffle 2017
For quite a few years now, Eurobricks has had an annual Xmas raffle. All that's required to enter this year, is to build a model of your ideal Christmas tree, and then post it in this thread.

There are always loads of incredible minifigures given out, and the chances of winning are extremely high.

To enter you must have had a Eurobricks account before November 6th, 2017.
Entries must be submitted before 10 pm GMT, by the 28th of November, 2017.

Colossal Castle Contest XV
It's that time of the year again. Classic-castle is hosting its 15th annual Colossal Castle contest. Yes, you read that right, it is the 15th year for this contest! The Colossal Castle Contest XV (or CCCXV for short) runs from now until December 31st.

As always, the contest spans multiple categories, with each category having its own unique prize. Additionally, a Master Builder prize is given to the competitor who enters at least 6 categories and has the highest score when their top 6 builds are averaged.

Make sure to read all the information about the categories and prizes, as well as the rules regarding how to enter.

Winter Wonderland Worlds Contest
With Winter almost here, Rebrick is hosting a 'Winter Wonderland Worlds' contest. There are plenty of prizes to be won, with 1 grand prize winner, and 11 runner up winners, all of which include several LEGO sets and LEGO Worlds for the PS4 and Classic Space and Monsters Packs.

Entries should depict a winter scene or vignette, and can be built in LEGO worlds, physical bricks, or a digital building service, like LEGO Digital Designer. Read all the rules here, and then get to work on those entries you only have until November 28th!

Four-sided Castle Roof Tutorial
This tutorial is focused on the castle roof design I used for Harburg Castle. The roof has two slopes, and is four sided, making it a bit more complex than your typical roof.

For this example, I will be roofing a 12x12 area. Keep reading for the complete tutorial with step-by-step pictures.


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