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LEGO BFG 9000 is a Behemoth of a Build

My favorite LEGO building YouTuber ZaziNombies has out done himself with this build. I guess since the new DOOM game is coming out in a couple of weeks, he decided to make the BFG 9000 from the original series (or a lot of people decided to suggest it to him) and geez, it definitely lives up to its name.
It doesn't look that large in the screenshot I took above but trust me when you watch the video (below) you'll really get an idea of how huge this thing is. It took over 5000 LEGO bricks to make and there's one point in the video, he sets the build on top of a scale and (if I read it correctly) it weighs around 20 pounds!
This is one of the few times I wished I had the patience and the money to build something like this. It would be a totally awesome thing to have sitting on my desk at home (or at work, if I could somehow make room for it). Or I could put it on a shelf or something in my bedroom.
But it's such a badass looking build and honestly, I don't know how they figured out how to design it. I mean, with some of their other builds from video games they have the luxury of being able to see high-resolution models of the gun they were making but with the BFG, they only had pixelated little images to look at for reference.
It's pretty awesome. What do you guys think about this build?
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I don't care if it isn't technically the most powerful gun in the game, it will always be my favorite... and everytime I see or hear the name, I'm reminded of Boomstick from Screwattack saying, "THE BIG FUCKING GUN 9000!!!"
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