Black Fantasy. One part Lovecraft, one part H.G. Wells, it’s a thematic sub-genre of sci-fi, focusing on the smoke-blackened and biomechanical. A Wellsian Tripod flicking its sinuous tentacles through the streets of 19th-century London, vomiting black smoke and filling the Thames with red weed would be black fantasy, where as a brightly colored flying saucer would not be. Think the Sentinels in The Matrix and you’ve got a good mental picture of black fantasy.
For the last month or so, the LEGO Community has been holding a Black Fantasy Lego contest.
Now it’s finally over, and the results are simply incredible. I will
never cease to be amazed by what the modern day Da Vinci can achieve
with a cardboard box full of brightly-colored Lego bricks… or, in
this case, LEGOs spray-painted black with fringes of fluorescent
Who knew they made LEGOs with so many tentacles these days?
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