LEGO Ideas gets a new take on the ever-popular castle submission

LEGO Buy at Buy at Buy at Buy at fans might have a special place in their hearts for brick-built castles, but this submission offers a different style to the rest.

While many LEGO Buy at Buy at Buy at Buy at castles stay within the traditional, medieval style, the latest LEGO Ideas project to reach 10,000 supporters takes us to a different era: gothic. Designed by Ponyraptor (their first submission to. reach 10,000 votes), this 2,995-piece set includes various pointed turrets and arched windows, creating a mysterious and intimidating building.

To match the vibe of the structure, Gothic Castle is inhabited by five minifigures: a servant, a lady, two gentlemen, and (of course) the Count himself, who could have walked straight out of Dracula. The interior is also decorated in keeping with the style, including objects such as candlesticks, a chandelier, and brick-built gargoyles.

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The fate of Gothic Castle now rests in the hands of the LEGO Ideas review panel, joining 47 other projects who also made it through to the first round of 2023. Here’s a reminder of all the other projects to pass 10,000 votes so far.

Every LEGO Ideas project in the first 2023 review

Number LEGO Ideas project LEGO Ideas user Date qualified 
1    Dr. Seuss and LEGOLegoFan_506    January 2, 2023    
2    Sweet HoneyRobertVII    January 4, 2023    
3    The Botanical GardenGoannas    January 9, 2023    
4    The Crown – A Piece of HistoryPiraten    January 12, 2023    
5    Stargate SG1: Embarkation RoomStarbrick_SG1    January 12, 2023    
6    Roscosmos Soyuz MS SpacecraftTom_Brick    January 15, 2023    
7   Motorized Howl’s Moving Castleericlego321   January 16, 2023   
8   The StargateCaptain Mutant   January 16, 2023   
9   Medieval Seaside Marketbricks_fan_uy   January 17, 2023   
10  Brick BoulevardBricky_Brick  January 19, 2023  
11  Retro Comic StoreLEGOverwatch  January 22, 2023  
12  Shrek’s Swamp – 20th AnniversaryThe Real Ashnflash  January 22, 2023  
13  Baby Green Sea Turtle – KineticQuaintWolf082  January 23, 2023  
14 Humpback WhaleLes Briques de Loïc January 25, 2023  
15 Shrek’s Swampdanielbradleyy January 26, 2023 
16 Brooklyn Nine-Nine: 99th PrecinctBen Fankhauser January 27, 2023 
17LED LampCastor-Troy and Max BrichJanuary 28, 2023
18Bricks CoffeeUTAMARU_BRICK8January 28, 2023
19Ogel Creek Saw MillKrackenator4January 31, 2023
20Hollow Knight: Forgotten CrossroadBen OsborneFebruary 1, 2023
21LEGO GodzillaMatthew EspositoFebruary 2, 2023
22Claus ToysPablo Sánchez JiménezFebruary 2, 2023
23Twilight: Cullen HouseLobsterThermidorFebruary 4, 2023
24Where’s Wally/Waldo?Iyan HaFebruary 4, 2023
25V.&T.R.R. #12, GENOASgJessFebruary 9, 2023
26River Side LodgeteraumaFebruary 14, 2023
27CATAN – The GameChristoph RugeFebruary 15, 2023
28Daft Punk – The Robotseliot.obrienFebruary 15, 2023
29Monsters Inc: The Door to MonstropolisHollyonFilmFebruary 18, 2023
30Iljinai Family HouseRock the BrickFebruary 19, 2023
31Multi-ToolTall Guy BricksFebruary 19, 2023
32Portal 2 Quantum Tunneling Device. The “Portal Gun”Hooded-BlazeFebruary 20, 2023
33LEGOLAND Train StationMind the Bricks and PatgeoFebruary 25, 2023
34E.T. the Extra-TerrestrialMarcos GaravelliFebruary 27, 2023
35Amethyst Geodegman13579March 3, 2023
36The ScreampacemanshipMarch 5, 2023
37U Liotru – Elephant Fountain – CataniaGiovanni MirullaMarch 6, 2023
38LEGO Astronaut – Never Give UplegotrumanMarch 7, 2023
39The Iron Gianthachiroku24March 8, 2023
40Bluey! Again!Monkey ScoutMarch 13, 2023
41Naruto: Ichiraku Ramen Shop – 25th AnniversaryDadiTwinsMarch 13, 2023
42Robotic Mech FactoryThe_B3_March 13, 2023
43DuckTales: The Money BinsxavalentineMarch 15, 2023
44BIONICLE: Toa Head StatueyannickbuildsthingsMarch 15, 2023
45Deejay Chiama ItaliaFACEBRICKUPMarch 16, 2023
46The Metropolitan: Don’t Miss Your Train!LilBillyMarch 18, 2023
47Classic TelephoneBrick DangerousMarch 21, 2023
48Gothic CastlePonyraptorMarch 23, 2023

Featured image: Ponyraptor

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