Peach’s Tower
Peach’s Tower

Peach’s Tower

Mario Odyssey inspired me to build a white, tapering tower with a red roof. Initially I had only planned the tower and a ‘normal’ LEGO tree (limb elements) - but could not get the look I desired.

Top of the Tower
Top of the Tower

After thinking about using spheres as the tree elements, the MOC looked more cartooney than I had intended. This made the addition of the Goomba, Spiney and warp pipe fairly natural. Now it is truly a Mario MOC of the Mushroom Kingdom.

Koopa Troop
Koopa Troop

The Goomba design belongs to Matt De Lanoy.

Coincidentally, Colossal Castle Context XV had a “Video Game” category - which also encouraged me to add the hallmark Mario props.

I intentionally left out the main characters of the video game - mostly as I did not like any minifigure renditions. I also like how the ‘natural’ state of the scene allows your imagination to fill in what may be going on.

Tower Ivy
Tower Ivy

Peach’s Tower
Peach’s Tower

Making Of Pictures

Below are some ‘making of’ pictures including how I create each section of the round tower.

Lower Segment
Lower Segment
Lower Segment
Lower Segment
Test Segment
Test Segment
Test Segment
Test Segment
Test Segment
Test Segment
Test Segment
Test Segment
Middle Segment
Middle Segment
Inner Structure
Inner Structure
Middle Segment
Middle Segment
Middle Segment
Middle Segment
Upper Wall Parts
Upper Wall Parts
Tree
Tree
Tree
Tree
Goomba
Goomba
Goomba
Goomba

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