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#27/15 [Project Build] - Helms Deep

Next Themed Build:

  • Tirion (Valinor)

    Votes: 32 47.8%
  • Laurelin & Telperion

    Votes: 4 6.0%
  • corrupted Isengard

    Votes: 31 46.3%

  • Total voters


hon. Head Designer
Staff member
Project Build
Project Builds are Themed Builds that last for multiple weeks, allowing bigger and more detailed builds.

This Project Build lasts for 3 weeks and ends on Sunday, September 6th

Helms Deep
Reference: [Tolkiengateway]
Resourcepack: Rohan


The terrain of the plots was created by @Mandos, thanks for the help!

Themed Builds are used in applications for the Artist rank.

Vote for the next Themed Build in the poll above this post. If a topic remains unchosen four consecutive times it will be replaced with another option.

How to participate
Use the following instructions to get your Themed Build working:
  • Join Freebuild server! IP: freebuild.mcmiddleearth.com
  • Get to the Themed Build area: /warp currentthemedbuild
  • Claim a plot: /theme
  • Go to your plot (after claiming): /theme toplot
  • Reset your plot if you want to start over: /theme resetplot
  • People who have reserved a plot but not built in it in the first 2 hours may have their claim removed by staff members.

Artist Application Guidelines

How to apply for Artist
  • You'll need screenshots of at least one Themed Build as part of an Artist application.
  • Screenshots should be taken using the resourcepack defined at the top of this post.
  • Take at least one screenshot of your Themed Build with your plot-sign clearly visible.
  • Upload your screenshots to an image hoster, preferably make an album on imgur.com
  • Apply >>here<< by making a thread with your username as title, and follow >>this format<<