We’ve seen what Prometheus would’ve looked like had it been made entirely out of paper. We’ve also seen what Fast & Furious 6 would’ve looked like had all the stunts been performed with remote controlled cars. Now here’s what the trailer for The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug would’ve look like had Peter Jackson decided to use LEGO instead of actors, sets, and computer effects.
As you can see, it’s basically the same thing.
As a point of comparison, here’s the non-LEGO version. Can you even notice the difference?