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Holy Fruit-of-the-Loom, Batman! My old pal Thorsten Bonsch has kicked off a new series of Gothic Batman scenes with this rendition of Bruce and Dick's tony changing area in the Batcave. Note the highly ornate cabinets for their costumes, and even a candelabra on the table. All this surrounded by the rugged stalactites and stalagmites of the mysterious underground lair.

Wrap-up from LEGO's booth at Toy Fair New York 2018 Well folks, this is our final article from here in midtown Manhattan at Toy Fair New York 2018. Today we've brought you hands-on coverage of LEGO's latest, including new Harry Potter, Jurassic World, and Star Wars sets, among others.

Random set of the day: Ferrari Finish Line Today's random set is 8672 Ferrari Finish Line, released in 2006. It's one of 23 Racers sets produced that year. It contains 573 pieces and 10 minifigs, and its retail price was US$60/£39.99. It's owned by 1091 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

LEGO Merchandise revealed at Toy Fair New York 2018 LEGO is introducing a number of new merchandise items, from backpacks and patches to flashlights and display cases, and some of them are pretty awesome. We got a hands-on look at a few of the new items at Toy Fair New York today.

Hands on with the Harry Potter 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall at New York Toy Fair 2018 Yesterday, news that LEGO Harry Potter is coming back took the world by storm. Today we got our first in-person look at 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall at the New York Toy Fair and here are our first impressions. The set includes 878 pieces and will retail for $100 starting in August.

LEGO Wins Three Awards at 2018 Toy of the Year Awards Gala The 2018 Toy of the Year winners were announced yesterday just ahead of the New York Toy Fair and I'm happy to say that LEGO wins big again this year. LEGO was nominated in five categories this year including:. Collectible of the Year - The LEGO Batman Movie Collectible Minifigures.

Lean on Me Weird electric city vehicles seem to pop up all the time in concept form tasked with easing urban congestion and cutting pollution. And then no-one ever builds one because, frankly, consumers would rather sit traffic breathing polluted air in a giant SUV.

LEGO Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom sets at New York Toy Fair 2018 Live from the show floor at New York Toy Fair 2018, we're taking a closer look at the LEGO Jurassic World line-up that will be on sale later this year. The sets are based on the upcoming movie Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, due for release in movie theatres in the US on 22 Jun 2018.

LEGO Ninjago + Boost compatibility unveiled at New York Toy Fair 2018 The major LEGO Ninjago news from New York Toy Fair 2018 today is that the LEGO BOOST system we reviewed recently is being extended to support other product lines, starting with LEGO Ninjago dragons.

Review: Candy Box We'll take a look at the Candy Box that was offered for the event. I was offered the option of taking the pieces with me or building in store. The base is built first and has an attractive gold lining thanks to gold jumper plates and 1x1 gold plates.

LEGO Harry Potter BrickHeadz are Coming! If you're a fan of the BrickHeadz line, you'll be happy to know that LEGO is continuing and expanding the product! Along with the previously announced Hogwarts Great Hall set, LEGO and Warner Bros. announced yesterday new Wizarding World of Harry Potter BrickHeadz will be released this year.

Minifigure Series 18 photos posted by LEGO Today on their Facebook page LEGO showcased the 17 new minifigures for the Series 18 lineup. This lineup is themed around the 40th Anniversary of the LEGO minifigure and apparently it was a costume party. The first figure, the Classic Policeman is rumored to be available only 1 per box!

New York Toy Fair Reveals Tons of new LEGO Sets TONS may not be the right word, but if you're looking forward to anything from LEGO, there's some good news for most people this morning. The annual New York Toy Fair kicked off this morning and LEGO had its biggest public presence out of the shows so far this year.

The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition Announced Big, and we mean large, news out of New York Toy Fair this morning, the LEGO group has announced an Ultron Edition of Iron Man's Hulkbuster armour. The set looks great, and for a 1300+ piece set, the $120 price tag isn't bad at all. I think I may need this set.

LEGO Marvel Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition in person at New York Toy Fair 2018 Officially unveiled this morning, we were able to see the new 76105 LEGO Marvel Super Heroes The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition set at Toy Fair in New York ourselves. The set will retail for $120 and includes 1,363 pieces, with a release date on March 3.

First impressions of Collectible Minifigure Series 18 at New York Toy Fair 2018 The Party Clown has long tux tails, a newly colored hat, a red bow ti and two new balloon animal elements. Certain to make anyone smile. Brick Suit Guy. The first of a pair, the red brick suit stands out since the arms are actually attached to the brick.

April Star Wars sets revealed! 75206 Jedi and Clone Troopers Battle Pack, 75208 Yoda's Hut and 75537 Darth Maul will be released on the 20th of April alongside the Solo: A Star Wars Story sets. You can view images of the three sets, courtesy of Justin LaSalata from Jedi News, below… 75206 Jedi and Clone Troopers Battle Pack.

LEGO BrickHeadz 41597 Go Brick Me customizable kit revealed at New York Toy Fair 2018 The LEGO BrickHeadz line of big-headed characters seems here to stay, with Star Wars BrickHeadz joining Marvel BrickHeadz and other themes. This morning at Toy Fair 2018 in New York City, LEGO revealed a new 41597 Go Brick Me set that provides a range of parts and encourages builders to create customized BrickHeadz.

The White Tulip I will admit I have very little knowledge of Russian architecture. In fact, beyond onion domes on colorful buildings or monolithic concrete structures, I'm really not aware of much more. So I found this wonderful building by buildingmaster1966 fascinating not only for it's brick construction, but for opening my eyes to a gap in my knowledge.

LEGO Unikitty! Sets Announced for August Release LEGO has officially announced that we'll be getting some LEGO Unikitty! sets as well as a collectible series this August based on the Cartoon Network animated series. The sets are numbered from 41451-41455 and the collectible series is 41775.

LEGO Star Wars Spring 2018 sets unveiled at Toy Fair New York Live from the show floor at Toy Fair New York 2018, we're bringing you all the new product reveals in the LEGO Star Wars line, scheduled for release later this year. We've already covered our hands-on take on the new Millennium Falcon, so we'll cover the rest of the LEGO Star Wars reveals in this article.

Stormtrooper E-11 Blaster I've always been a fan of Stormtroopers, they're white armor, their expert aim, their ability to navigate doorways with ease. I've also been a fan of their blasters too, in fact I was just looking at photos last night for an upcoming prop project.

Unikitty sets confirmed Nothing we didn't already know, but LEGO has just confirmed the existence of "LEGO Unikitty sets, and a collectible series, arriving in August 2018 based on the unicorn cat princess from The LEGO Movie who now stars in her own animated series on Cartoon Network"

Hands on with the LEGO Star Wars Han Solo movie Kessel Run Millennium Falcon at Toy Fair New York 2018 We're live from the show floor at Toy Fair New York 2018, where LEGO held a press-only event this morning to unveil the range of LEGO sets that will be launched this spring.

Toy Fair 2018 Final Thoughts The lead-up to Toy Fair this year was a bit of a rollercoaster. Notice came out early on that nothing will be shown for the last half of the year. That was disappointing to hear.

2018 LEGO sets & themes announced! 2018 LEGO SPEED CHAMPIONS SETS: The 2018 LEGO Speed Champions sets will be available at the beginning of March, and to whet our appetite, Ford made a special announcement about the 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback race car that will come in the #75884 LEGO Speed Champions Ford Mustang Fastback set.

Toy Fair Coverage 2018: All Of The Videos So, something happened with my Kessel Run Millennium Falcon video. It showed the fully fleshed out interior and more importantly, spoiler alert, the front escape pod that sits between the two mandibles. It slides out and has a small cockpit and thrusters in the back.

LEGO Collectible Minifigures Series 18 Officially Revealed We got our first look at the Series 18 LEGO Collectible Minifigures at the 2018 New York Toy Fair just a short while ago but LEGO has officially revealed the minifigures on social media.

Toy Fair Coverage 2018: The Rest There was more to the LEGO Booth, and a few interesting things popped up that weren't connected to the licensed sets or just weren't new. This ended up with the shortest stick out there. No new sets or even interesting displays we hadn't already seen or that weren't enclosed.

Collectable Minifigures Series 18 The Brothers Brick has published an image of the box for the eighteenth series of Collectable Minifigures on Instagram. This gives a better look at the seventeen minifigures in this series than we have seen before.

Toy Fair Coverage 2018: Star Wars There just wasn't a lot in the way of Star Wars sets… and nothing we hadn't heard about or seen before. Here are some detailed pictures of Yoda's hut, a Jedi Battlepack, and the Darth Maul build-a-fig, and later Ace will have some videos up that show off a lot of the play and swoosh features.

Lego The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition Official Images I was just about to call it a night when LEGO went and dropped the official announcement of the much rumoured The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition looks like another cup of coffee is in order! Whether you're a Marvel fan or not how can you not get excited by a big massive mech suit.

76105 The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition Official Announcement LEGO has officially announced the release of 76105 The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition from the LEGO Marvel Super Heroes theme, and I am very excited! It's available from March 3rd, weighing in at 1363 pieces and selling for US $119.99 / DE 129.99€ / UK £119.99.

LEGO Harry Potter is Back! LEGO Harry Potter is coming back this year! Early this morning, news was released about the return of a theme based around the world of both the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films, which will be released on August 1. This is ridiculously exciting for me, as I was in my Dark Ages when the original LEGO Harry Potter theme was available.

Marvel Avengers: Infinity War Official Set Images We have recently received images of the six Marvel Super Heroes - Avengers: Infinity War sets to be released in March this year. You can see the official images below, as well as a bit of extra information. Thanks to Brick Heroes for the box images, but beware, there may be movie spoilers!

Toy Fair Coverage 2018: Collectible Minifig Series 18 We’ve seen the initial pictures for CMF series 18, but the interesting bit is that the rare chase figure included with this one is the Classic Policeman, which will be, thankfully, a “1 per box” situation and not quite the nonsense of Mr. Gold.

More information about 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon LEGO revealed 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon earlier in the week and those images inspired considerable speculation about the design of the mandibles which is quite different to the Original Trilogy vessel.

NYTF: Go Brick Me Images are starting to come through from New York. The interesting-sounding 41597 Go Brick Me BrickHeadz set is on display. It contains 708 pieces to enable you to build yourself or anyone else for that matter. Check out the back of the box image after the break.

LEGO Collectible Minifigures Series 18 First Look We finally have a first look at the Series 18 LEGO Collectible Minifigures from the 2018 New York Toy Fair. As I mentioned before, they are a costume theme wave with 17 minifigures to collect and they include:.

Toy Fair Coverage 2018: Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom Going to preface this one with a potential Spoiler Warning… because there may be some details of things in the upcoming Jurassic World. Assuming you care about that, or where one of the dozens of people who are excited for the sequel.

Muggle News - Lego Harry Potter Making A Magical Return It's been hard trying to keep up with all the exciting news coming out of LEGO the last 24 hours! I had great intentions to finish building and start my review of Ninjago City, along with some other LEGO related projects I have in the mix, but alas I've become a news reporter this weekend :).

Toy Fair Coverage 2018: Harry Potter Ace got more detail shots on a deep dive of 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall, or as I like to think of it, “the top half of what should be a much larger set.” Just me, though. There are a lot of bits here to like in the set, I just wish there was a bit more.

LEGO New York Toy Fair 2018 Set Images The 2018 New York Toy Fair has officially kicked off and we're starting to see some LEGO set images from various themes that we're expecting to see on store shelves this summer. For this year, we working with Zusammengebaut and others to bring you coverage of the event including:.

Iron Man's Hulkbuster Suit Is Getting the Giant Lego Set It Deserves When the Hulkbuster made its grand debut in Age of Ultron, Lego gave us a cool, but kinda tiny version of it. Now, ahead of its return in Infinity War, they're knocking it up another notch with a lavish, 9-inch-tall brick behemoth.

Toy Fair Coverage 2018: The Hulkbuster - Ultron Edition We're getting the first pics in, and unfortunately, it looks like most of the setup is a bit underwhelming. Things that have already been revealed, or just getting details around sets we have a lot of info about. The only Marvel set around of note is the Hulkbuster… which apparently is a UCS-styled Hulkbuster.

LEGO unveils the Marvel 76105 Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition, available March 3rd LEGO unveiled the much-awaited 76105 LEGO Marvel Super Heroes The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition at the New York Toy Fair earlier today. The set, based on Iron Man's Hulkbuster armor seen in Avengers: Age of Ultron, includes 1,363 pieces and an exclusive Iron Man minifigure, with availability from LEGO stores starting on March 3rd for $119.99 USD.

The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition press release Build The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition, with a punching jackhammer arm and LEGO light brick in the chest, and display it on the platform with attachable robotic construction arms. Includes an Iron Man, exclusive minifigure.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition Officially Announced At the 2018 New York Toy Fair, LEGO has officially announced the LEGO Marvel Super Heroes The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition which has 1,363 pieces and retails for US $119.99, CA $149.99, £119.99.

Suit up with LEGO 76105 The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition! LEGO officially announces the "UCS" Hulkbuster set, 76105 The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition, the biggest and most ambitious take on Iron Man's Hulkbuster armour from Avengers: Ane of Ultron. The highly detailed model is the most advanced LEGO version of the Hulkbuster yet, weighing in at 1,363 pieces and stands 25cm high, 10cm long, and 22cm wide.

Toy Fair Coverage 2018: Incredibles 2… Info Unfortunately, the first selection of sets we have didn’t allow pictures, but we do have some info for 3 of the sets coming up for the next Pixar movie. The Trailer was pretty exciting, and getting the entire family in minifig form is pretty enticing.

Toy Fair Coverage 2018 Starts Now! Ace is at Toy Fair 2017, and will be getting us pics from the LEGO booth. We will get posts and coverage for it will continue throughout the morning.

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Full Wave Official Images A few weeks back we finally got confirmation that LEGO was going to do a dedicated wave of LEGO sets as part of the up and coming Jurassic World sequel - Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. In addition LEGO threw in some official images giving a sneak peak at some of the sets.

Lego Ideas - Stitch reaches 10,000 Supporters Have you ever sat waiting for a bus for ages and when one finally comes along so do three others! Well that best explains LEGO Ideas at the moment with another LEGO Idea hitting the 10,000 supporters mark, only a matter of days since the epic LEGO Idea Treehouse hit the same mark!

Scruffy-looking blaster that only a scoundrel would wield According to Star Wars lore, the DL-44 heavy blaster pistol, the weapon of choice of Han Solo, is considered to be one of the most powerful blaster pistols in the galaxy! Daryl Mark Ng, known for creating all things Star Wars in a fashionably UCS scale, presents an amazing replica of the DL-44, down to a custom sticker plate and display stand.

LEGO New York Toy Fair 2018 Press Release Introduces Hundreds Of New Building Sets To Inspire Creativity In Children Of All Ages. -During a Year of Milestones, Brand Commemorates 60th Anniversary of the Original LEGOBrick, 40th Birthday of the LEGO Minifigure and 20th Anniversary of LEGO MINDSTORMS.

The sand blue king of the sky Sky-fi is one of those strange themes that seem to be disproportionaly popular in LEGO, similar to space and castle. Over the years these imaginative airplanes remain present in the LEGO community, very often in high quality.

Random set of the day: Aerial Acrobats Today's random set is 6345 Aerial Acrobats, released in 1993. It's one of 23 Town sets produced that year. It contains 351 pieces and 6 minifigs, and its retail price was US$34. It's owned by 1846 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

LEGO 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall 878-Piece Set Announced - Ninja Brick The better news is that we have the full details for the LEGO 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall! This set will contain 878 pieces and is due for release August 1st, 2018. You can also expect more sets from the Harry Potter theme to arrive this August! There's so much to do with the Hogwarts Great Hall LEGO set!

LEGO 40235 Year of the Dog free with orders of $88 or more The LEGO Shop online has launched their third major gift with purchase in February, offering this cute, brick-built Shiba-inu in honor of the Lunar New Year. 40235 Year of the Dog is free with orders of $88 or more, a nod that the number 8 is considered to be the luckiest in China and other parts of Asia.

LEGO Harry Potter Sets return in 2018, starting with 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall Harry Potter fans rejoice as 2018 marks the returning to the wizarding world of LEGO Harry Potter after a 7 year hiatus with LEGO 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall being unveiled early this morning!

LEGO Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Sets Officially Revealed Apparently they weren't done with the announcements as they have also revealed the full lineup for LEGO Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom including the prices and descriptions of the sets. The only thing missing are the Walmart exclusive LEGO BrickHeadz sets that are supposed to come out for Jurassic World as well.

Fu, Lu & Shou Cubedudes vs. Brickheadz With Lunar New Year upon us, what better way to celebrate than to feature the three stars of Happiness, Prosperity, and Longevity in Cubedude and Brickheadz form? Whichever style you prefer, these three figures by tankm are here to wish you all the best in the year of the dog.

LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Great Hall Set Revealed The new set LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Great Hall is expected to release August 1, 2018 and will retail for $99.99. The set will also consist of 878 pieces. Hope you guys are expected for the new LEGO Harry Potter set. OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE: LEGO Harry Potter 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall.

LEGO The Powerpuff Girls Minifigures Revealed LEGO has revealed two new LEGO Minifigures for the upcoming theme The Powerpuff Girls with Mojo Jojo, Princess Morbucks, Octi, and Donny the Unicorn. The two rumored sets at this point are "Bubbles' Playground Showdown " and "Mojo Jojo Strikes ". Hopefully we get more details on the upcoming LEGO theme later this year!

SPOILERS: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Sets Unveiled Now, it's Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom's turn and LEGO has released their full regular retail lineup. We saw a couple of these sets previously, but seeing the complete lineup helps things make a bit of sense. It's been noted that retailer exclusives could still pop up.

Star Wars minifigure poll results LEGO has produced 934 Star Wars minifigures since 1999, depicting 348 characters from across the entire saga. However, there are many other important characters who have yet to appear in minifigure form so last week we asked you which of them you would most like to see in the future.

More News About Powerpuff Girls sets! It's not much, but there's a new photo from the LEGO Group showing more characters from the upcoming Powerpuff Girls sets. As you'll recall from yesterday, LEGO announced that we would be getting at least 2 sets based on the Powerpuff Girls TV series.

How to Build a LEGO Gobstoppers Candy Machine This LEGO tutorial shows you how to make a LEGO Candy Machine. The build features the popular Wonka candy called Gobstoppers. Enjoy this quick build! Stay tune to BrickUltra.com and SUBSCRIBE to the BrickUltra channel to stay up to date on LEGO news on Youtube!

New York Toy Fair LEGO Press Release Wow - this is pretty comprehensive and thoughtful. It's interesting to see where LEGO is focusing it's energies and how their strategy is meant to work. It's pretty diverse. NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2018/PRNewswire/ - NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL TOY FAIR - Today LEGO Systems, Inc.

LEGO Reveals More Jurassic World Sets Pretty sure this is almost all of the building sets for Jurassic World not including any BrickHeadz or retailer exclusives. Prices and piece counts are included with the official copy for each set. These sets will hit store shelves in April. $19.99 - 126 pieces - Ages 6+.

Hogwarts Great Hall Set - The Return to Harry Potter Hogwarts Great Hall will retail for just $100, making it "fairly affordable" for a lot of people, but it's also only 878 pieces, so this is not the UCS scale one of rumors. This also supports the rumors of more Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts sets this year.

LEGO unveils the complete Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom line-up Jurassic dinosaurs are also making a comeback this year, not just Harry Potter! LEGO have unveiled the complete line-up of 2018 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom tie-in sets. The product images, part counts, prices and descriptions are all revealed below.

More Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom sets revealed Mashable has just published images of six Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom sets which you can view after the break. I wonder what else will be revealed today! News via BricksFanz. Raptor Rescue Truck. View image at flickr. Stygimoloch Breakout. View image at flickr.

LEGO at NYTF 2018 LEGO has issued a press release for New York Toy Fair 2018, which you can view below. It appears that the summer lineup could be on display after all, but I guess we shall find out tomorrow! NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2018/PRNewswire/. Today LEGO Systems, Inc.

LEGO Godzilla Ideas Project by Dave Pickett & Mark Larson - Ninja Brick With your help, Godzilla can finally become an official LEGO set! Through the LEGO Ideas site, fans can vote to make this Godzilla a set sold in stores. A collaboration between Dave Pickett and Mark Larson, this monstrous build is based on the original 1954 Godzilla.

LEGO Announces the Return of Harry Potter Consumer Products, announces that a collection of LEGO sets inspired by the Wizarding World will launch in the second half of 2018, bringing the film worlds of Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts to life in LEGO form.

LEGO Reveals 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM characters, names and related indicia are and TM Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Publishing Rights J.K. Rowling.

Tianfeng Tower Here in America we have a strange concept of what "history" is, or at least a strange time scale. Since our country has only been around 242 years, things going back that far seem really old. I can assure you there are paint flakes on this magnificent structure in China that are older than our oldest standing structure.

LEGO Ideas projects inspired by Jim Henson To combine my love and appreciation for Jim Henson's legacy, and my passion for LEGO, I submitted several projects on LEGO Ideas based on his work; 123 Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, Labyrinth, and The Muppeteers. When I designed the Sesame Street model, I wanted to capture my childhood memories of the neighborhood from the show.

Mini Parisian Restaurant If there's anything I enjoy more than nicely done modular buildings, it's a micro build of said modular buildings. The Parisian Restaurant is one of my favorites, and this miniature version of it by builder Simon NH is instantly recognizable. And just like it's full size counterpart, it's brimming with charm.

LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Great Hall Officially Announced LEGO has just announced that the LEGO Harry Potter theme is coming back this August and they have revealed the first set with the Hogwarts Great Hall. The set contains 878 pieces and retails for $99.99. Check out the full press release below. LEGO Harry Potter 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall.

LEGO Harry Potter returns! I woke up from my DA when LOTR and HP lines were almost over… Again, I'm happy because I missed the old HP sets, but given that I plan to buy less LEGO it is not that good that the rumours are true. Seems like the mega set will be coming as well… There goes my money.

LEGO Harry Potter returns with 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall Welcome back to the wizarding world of LEGO Harry Potter. Seventeen years since the first wave of magical sets hits shelves, LEGO announced today that an entirely new line of sets based on the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts film series will launch August 1st.

Lego's New Hogwarts Great Hall Set Is Going to Magically Drain My Wallet This isn't Lego's first attempt at miniaturizing Harry Potter's Hogwarts Castle and at 878-pieces it's not the largest version either. But somehow the new Hogwarts Great Hall set stands several Hagrids above all the previous versions by recreating, in wonderful detail, one of the franchise's best set-pieces.

LEGO The Powerpuff Girls Full Minifigure Lineup Revealed Now as we lead up to the 2018 New York Toy Fair, The Geekiary has revealed some more minifigures for the LEGO The Powerpuff Girls including Princess Morbucks and Mojo Jojo along with some builds of Octi and Donny the Unicorn. I'm not that familiar with the characters but I do know Mojo Jojo and I needs to get my hands on that minifigure.

Gong Xi Fa Cai! - Wishing all a prosperous Lunar New Year To keep up with cultural traditions, Chinese folks adorn their homes during the new year with decor that has deep significance. Builder Shirley Yoong creates a lovely assortment that would fit around a home easily! The red lantern is chosen to prevent 'bad luck' from entering homes.

Happy Chinese New Year Today marks the start of the Year of the Dog and to celebrate LEGO is offering the very cute 40235 Year of the Dog free with purchases over £80/$88 at shop.LEGO.com, from today until the end of the month.

Powerpuff Girls: full minifig lineup revealed The Geekiary has published this image image showing sevel Powerpuff Girls minifigures, which includes the hitherto unseen Princess Morbucks, Octi, Donny the Unicorn and Mojo Jojo. They will be available in 41287 Bubbles Playground Showdown and 41288 Mojo Jojo Strikes which will be released in the summer.

Full cast of LEGO Powerpuff Girls minifigures revealed In addition to the main trio of LEGO Powerpuff Girls revealed yesterday, the entire cast of minifigure characters from the popular cartoon series has now been revealed. Joining the lineup up of fan-favorites includes Princess Morbucks, Octi, Donny The Unicorn, and Mojo Jojo.

Reminder: The Brickset / BriXtar Alternatives Challenge! All you have to do is build an alternative model of an official LEGO set and upload it to BriXtar. Read on to find out about the prizes, how to submit your entry and the rules. How to submit your entry:. Login to the BriXtar app and look for the trophy icon to join the challenge.

LEGO Seasonal Year of the Dog Promotion Live on Home » LEGO Seasonal » LEGO Seasonal Year of the Dog Promotion Live on The new LEGO Seasonal Year of the Dog promotional set is now live on. To celebrate Chinese / Lunar New Year, LEGO has released this cute little set that was previously only available in Asian countries and in the UK for a short time.

LEGO Ideas Stitch Achieves 10,000 Supporters Home » LEGO Ideas » LEGO Ideas Stitch Achieves 10,000 Supporters Stitch by Tyler Clites, aka Legohaulic, is the latest project to hit 10,000 supporters on LEGO Ideas. Tyler is one of the most creative and prolific builders in the LEGO community and his project is of the fan favorite genetic experiment from Disney's Lilo and Stitch.

Dinotopia: A Land Apart from Time and LEGO Talented Seattle-area builder Shawn Snyder has created a wonderful pair of Fire Dinosaurs based on the Dinotopia book series by James Gurney. For the uninitiated, Dinotopia is an isolated island inhabited by shipwrecked humans and sentient dinosaurs who have learned to coexist peacefully as a single symbiotic society.

Random set of the day: Shark's Crystal Cave Today's random set is 6190 Shark's Crystal Cave, released in 1996. It's one of 7 Aquazone sets produced that year. It contains 258 pieces and 2 minifigs, and its retail price was US$50. It's owned by 1548 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

Exclusive LEGO The Flintstones Set Designer Interview - Ninja Brick He also designed the LEGO ideas project: Dr Who. Support The LEGO Flintstones Project Today. We caught up with the LEGO The Flintstones designer, Andrew Clark, to bring you this exclusive interview. Build, display, and role-play with the Flintstones and Rubbles in Bedrock.

LEGO 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon The LEGO 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon set has been officially anounced by LEGO, with pictures. This Han Solo 2018 set will contain 1,414 pieces and will be released April 20th, 2018. It will retail for $169.99. Initial comments seem to be that Chewie seems to look different, Han Solo's artwork is spot on and Lando looks superb.

Chanel Crystal House glistens in LEGO bricks If you visit the Chanel boutique in Rotterdam, you will find that the façade of Crystal Houses Amsterdam uses glass bricks to recreate the city's traditional architectural style. The transition from bricks to glass has been elegantly captured in LEGO by builder YellowBox.

LEGO MOC of the Week - Infected Zone This week we'll be featuring the "Infected Zone" created by Flickr user Jonas Obermaier. What do you guys think about the MOC, leave a comment below! Stay tune to BrickUltra.com and SUBSCRIBE to the BrickUltraNews channel to stay up to date on LEGO news on Youtube!

LEGO The Powerpuff Girls Sets Coming August 2018 LEGO has officially revealed a new LEGO theme with LEGO The Powerpuff Girls sets coming out this August. The two rumored sets at this point are "Bubbles' Playground Showdown " and "Mojo Jojo Strikes ". Hopefully we get more details on the upcoming LEGO theme later this year!

Powerpuff Girls Sets Coming in August At Toy Fair in Nuremberg LEGO finally announced one of the worst kept secrets, that we will be getting official Powerpuff Girls sets. It's be on the rumor mill, and demanded, since the Dimensions sets, which featured only 2 of the 3 Girls, came out.

Review: 70611 Water Strider 70611 Water Strider is my third The LEGO NINJAGO Movie set that I've built, the second one I've done a review for and I gotta say, so far TLNM sets are impressive. Looking ahead at other TLNM sets sitting in my review pile, I'm fairly confident in saying that the trend of excellence will continue but for now let's focus on Nya's Water Strider.

The Clerk Ford's humble Anglia has enjoyed something of a resurgence thanks to Harry Potter, but it was a neat classic car before J.K Rowling included it her books. Before that of course it was a rather neat modern car, with some pretty distinctive styling for the time.

Grab an Elf It's a tough life being a The Lego Car Blog Elf. Still, they bring it upon themselves. It's a lovely bit of kit and there's more to see of pipasseyoyo's build via Brickshelf, where there is also a link to a video of the model in action. Click the link above to take a look.

New Millennium Falcon Announcement is Deja Vu Again The other day the LEGO Group released photos of the new Kessel Run Millennium Falcon from the upcoming SOLO: A Star Wars Movie. Didn't we just do a Millennium Falcon? Yes, if it seems familiar, this new Falcon set comes hot on the heels of the huge UCS version that LEGO still can't keep in stores or available online.

M-Sport Ford Fiesta WRC rally car and 1968 Mustang Fastback race into LEGO line-up We announced the 2018 LEGO Speed Champions line-up last month, but Ford have shared a few more images of two Ford LEGO vehicles to get the adrenaline pumping. The new LEGO Speed Champions M-Sport Ford Fiesta WRC rally car and 1968 Mustang Fastback will be available from March 1, 2018, priced at €14.99/£12.99/.

Starspeeder 3000 When Disney bought Lucasfilm a lot of people asked me how I felt about it. I explained that it seemed totally natural. After all, Star Tours opened in 1987, and since then there's been an ever growing presence in the parks and in the company. So it's been happening for 30 years, it wasn't a shock at all to me.

Fun with the LEGO Ideas Ship In A Bottle The #21313 LEGO Ideas Ship In A Bottle was released at the beginning of February, and LEGO fans have been having immense fun with the set. Today, we will take a closer look at the set itself, as well as some of the creative ways LEGO fans have been playing with the original model.

The Grisly Fate Of Owen And Beru When the Jawas stopped at the Lars homestead on that fateful day, Luke Skywalker could not have imagined how much his life was going to change. Literally the next day Luke loses EVERYTHING, his aunt and uncle, his home, everything. All he was left with was a landspeeder two droids and the clothes on his back.

Luke discovers the consequences of "imperial entanglements" By now we've seen almost every scene from the Star Wars franchise meticulously and repeatedly recreated as a LEGO diorama, except for one… When Luke receives the Empire's calling card, in the form of the still-smoking remains of his Uncle Owen and Aunt Beru in Star Wars: A New Hope.

LEGO Technic cordless power drill spins its way into our hearts This cordless drill by František Hajdekr shows how to hide functional elements in plain sight. Tucked under the handle, the Power Functions battery pack for this motorized technic drill looks just like the battery pack for a real cordless drill. Of course, what good is a battery if it doesn't power something?

Lego Ideas - Treehouse Hits 10,000 Supporters The latest LEGO Idea to hit 10,000 supporters is straight out of every child's wildest dreams involving adventure, wildlife, being at one with nature and a big splash of Robinson Crusoé inspiration. Let's give a big round of applause to the newest member of the 10,000 supporter club - Treehouse.

Throwback Thursday: Snap! For today's Throwback Thursday we have a real treat for you, thanks to Joey, who has provided us with scans of a 55-year-old US LEGO club magazine called SNAP. It was published by 'LEGO System by Samsonite' of Denver, Colorado in 1963 and it makes for fascinating reading.

More pods on the way Collectors of the small plastic pods with a minifigure inside that first made an appearance last year will be pleased to hear that five more have been found, in a certified store in Hong Kong, each containing one of the five main Friends characters. PromoBricks have been sent this image showing them on the shelf.

Blocks issue 41 out now As always, Blocks magazine Issue 41 is packed full of LEGO builds, reviews and peeks behind the scenes. The cover is given over to the LEGO Creator Expert Taj Mahal, with the set getting a full review this month.

A good Martian makes do with the LEGO parts he's got Proving once again that all LEGO pieces are created equal, [email protected] constructed this stunning vehicle which showcases the packaging cannister from the old LEGO Creator Sets. But this time he's built a lovely rover instead of a big rig truck.

First Incredibles 2 Trailer is… well, Incredible As the father of a 7 month old and a 5 year old… I can relate with the entirety of this thing. I'm not certain my son has powers or not, but he can certainly turn into a fire breathing monster when teething.

Almost Time For Toy Fair 2018 Packing up my bags for Toy Fair and nearly forgot this little doohickey. The event is Saturday morning from 7am to 9am Eastern Standard Time. Assuming Nick doesn’t have a soccer game to shuttle his kid to, we’ll be able to start uploading immediately.

Minifigure hairstyles - which styles were a cut above the rest in 2017? Looking back, it felt as though 2017 was a year full of minifigures sporting cool hairstyles. I imagine the release of The LEGO Ninjago Movie Collectible Minifigure Series had a key role in supplying these modern hairstyles, along with Batman and the odd Star Wars eclectic hairstyle.

Random set of the day: Snorkel Pumper Today's random set is 6690 Snorkel Pumper, released in 1980. It's one of 17 Town sets produced that year. It contains 91 pieces and 2 minifigs. It's owned by 1689 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

LEGO Seasonal Year of the Dog Review According to the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 is the Year of the Dog and to celebrate LEGO will be releasing the Year of the Dog set with purchases of $88 or more at LEGO Brand Stores and on starting this Friday.

Lego Star Wars Kessel Run Millennium Falcon 75212 Official Images For those that don't care or may be living under a rock, Disney are a few months off releasing their second non-jedi focused Star Wars movie called "Solo". The premise to chronicle Hans Solo's early life before Star Wars Episode IV.

LEGO Powerpuff Girls Announcement Comes As No Surprise Especially if you've been keeping up with the leaks. There was a time where I would have died with excitement over these. I was a fan of the show along with the other new Cartoon Network shows that came out around the same time: Dexter's Laboratory, Samurai Jack, Johnny Bravo, and probably one more I can't remember.

Rose in a dome for a loved one on Valentines day! With the release of the LEGO Ideas 21313 Ship in a Bottle, many builders have taken a creative approach to using the transparent parts to create something unique. This build of a rose within a 'glass dome' is quite the exquisite and elegant idea executed by Chakhei Mok.

Review: 21141 The Zombie Cave Next up in our series of Minecraft 2018 reviews is 21141 The Zombie Cave. You could say this is the sister set to 21140 The Chicken Coop as it is pitched at the same price of £19.99 / €19.99 / $19.99 for the same box size, but you do get a few more pieces - 232 in all.

LEGO The Powerpuff Girls Sets Confirmed for August It looks like LEGO isn't done with reveals for today as they have also announced that there will be some LEGO The Powerpuff Girls sets coming this August. There's no other details buy it was rumored there will be at least two sets coming this fall including:.

LEGO Reveals 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon I can't remember if LEGO's done this in years past, but they've decided to do a full reveal of a set just days ahead of Toy Fair. 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon is taken from the upcoming Solo movie and not at all what I expected it to look like. Han modified the crap out of that thing before we see it in Episode IV.

LEGO officially announces Powerpuff Girls theme Today LEGO has announced that a Powerpuff girls theme will be arriving in August, consisting of at least two sets. While LEGO hasn't disclosed any set images yet, they have released images of the characters, which include Buttercup, Bubbles, and Blossom, the same three characters that featured in the Powerpuff Girls Dimensions sets last year.

Batman Ninja Looks Good Call me crazy, but this looks good. Warner Bros. does a lot of direct-to-DVD Batman feature animation releases. Batman Ninja is no exception except this time, for the first time, they adopted an anime style and boy does it just work. They even concocted a story around how Batman ended up in feudal Japan.

Powerpuff Girls minifigs revealed It's all happening today… LEGO has just released images of minifigs from the two forthcoming Powerpuff Girls sets. Don't get too excited, though, as it seems they are the same as those in the Dimensions packs.

Chinatown As a testament to how much there is to see at a LEGO convention I don't recall seeing this at BricksLA 2018. How the heck did I miss it?!? As if a highly detailed street scene isn't difficult enough to built, Benjamin_Rose added a steep hill to his brilliant Chinatown street.

Oxford Korean army-builder battle-pack All in all, I really like this battle-pack. I'm particularly happy with the armored horses, and the pearl-silver weapons. The armor pieces and helmets are very nice too, and a few years ago they would have been a huge deal with LEGO fans.

Free Sunflower at shop.LEGO.com, today only Polybag set 30404 Friendship Flower is free with purchases over $20 at shop.LEGO.com in the USA and Canada, today, Valentine's day, only. Please use these links to place your order:USA - Canada. Thank you! Sponsored content.

LEGO Star Wars Kessel Run Millennium Falcon Officially Revealed As we get closer to the 2018 New York Toy Fair, new LEGO products have started to emerge as LEGO has officially revealed the LEGO Star Wars Solo: A Star Wars Story Kessel Run Millennium Falcon. There are no details given but we do know the set will contain 1,414 pieces and retail for $169.99 and will be available in April.

LEGO Star Wars 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon finally revealed LEGO has finally reveled first official pictures of the biggest set of the Solo: A Star Wars Story line-up - a brilliant 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon. A stunning white and blue version of the fastest piece of garbage in the whole Galaxy will be available in stores on April 20.

Free LEGO Friends Sunflower Offer on Home » LEGO Friends » Free LEGO Friends Sunflower Offer on For today only on Valentine's Day, LEGO is offering a FREE LEGO Friends Sunflower with purchases of $20 or more at LEGO Brand Stores and on, while supplies last. It's a neat little promotional item that you can only get today so it makes it fairly rare.

Review: LEGO 40270 Valentine's Bee Brickheadz To start this year's series of Seasonal Brickheadz, here's a short review of 40270 Valentine's Bee!:. Name: Valentine's BeeSet Number: 40270Pieces: 140Price: US$9.99 - AU$15.99 - £9.99 Buy from LEGO.com Exclusive to: N/ATheme: Brickheadz - SeasonalYear of Release: 2018.

75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon revealed! 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon, right out of Solo: A Star Wars Story, has been revealed. It will be available on April 20th, alongside four other System sets and two Buildable Figures which will hopefully be revealed soon.

Here are the winners of the 2018 Valentine's Day photo competition! Hope you had an amazing one! I'm more than happy to announce the winners of this year's Valentine's photo competition. We had a ton of entries this year and it was a blast going through everyone's entries and seeing your take on "minifigures in love"!

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LEGO Valentine's Day freebie: get 30404 LEGO Friends Sunflower with any order of $20 or more Today only, February 14 make any order of $20 or more, and a beautiful free 30404 LEGO Friends Sunflower set will be automatically added to your shopping bag. This Valentine’s Day freebie is available only at LEGO Stores and shop.LEGO.com, while supplies last.

Dumped! It's Valentines Day here at The Lego Car Blog, and what better way to celebrate it than with a post about an epic dumping! This TLCB writer is totally fine about it though, and he's not even thinking about you Laura.

Review: 30542 Cute Pug 30542 Cute Pug is one of five polybags currently available in Tesco stores in the UK. This is not so much a review, more an excuse to post some pictures of a cute doggy… The set contains 68 pieces which build the pug and a fire hydrant. Its head can be rotated to enhance the cuteness of its pose.

Back of the Bus It's Valentines Day here at The Lego Car Blog Towers, but with only the Elves bringing us anything we may as well get straight down to some tenuously-linked Lego models!

Touch of lime makes for a refreshing mech Well here’s a LEGO mech model which breaks the mould — it’s not grey for a start! Jayfa‘s creation is a creative mix of Technic parts, “Constraction” big-fig pieces, and regular LEGO, and it looks awesome. The hunched over shoulders and the “face” lend it an appealingly sinister aspect, and the lime green highlights provide…

Mining minerals on Mars in a mech The Life on Mars theme seems to be mostly forgotten by most LEGO fans, its nostalgia overshadowed by the more memorable early Star Wars and Bionicle sets.

Random set of the day: Power Truck Today's random set is 8848 Power Truck, released in 1981. It's one of 5 Technic sets produced that year. It contains 398 pieces. It's owned by 962 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

LEGO Minifigures Series 18 It's an exciting time when a new collectable LEGO Minifigure Series gets released, especially a core series release. The LEGO Minifigures Series 18 certainly lives up to the hype and will contain 17 collectable minifigs, one of which is rumoured to be designed based on the LEGO 600 set Police Officer from 1978.

LEGO Ideas Treehouse Achieves 10,000 Supporters The Treehouse by KevinTreeHouse is the latest project to hit 10,000 supporters on LEGO Ideas. It consists of 2,643 pieces and it's a large scale treehouse that is very detailed. It's so large that it took the creator around 600 hours to put together.

I've Been On A Bit Of A Break From This Site, Obviously It's not because of any workload paralysis, or crippling depression, or any other sort of emotional or mental issue. Not this time anyway. It's because of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. I mean, just LOOK at this screen shot:. This game is absolutely GORGEOUS to play.

2011 Calendars now available! One of the biggest requests I got from people was to make a calendar of my photos - especially the LEGO photos. So here in time for 2011 are three calendars to choose from! To see more details and to purchase, click the pictures above or button below to go to the main page.

An actual LEGO locomotive that distributed LEGO bricks A Köf or Klienlokomotive literally means a "small locomotive"and, in the 1980s, LEGO utilised a yellow Köf at their German LEGO distribution center in Hohenweststedt. As a huge fan of the classics, builder Faust Chang has built a scaled replica model of the Hohenweststedt train, with details right down into the dashboard and engines.

Deadpool, Meet Cable Teaser Obligatory warning… there's some language in this trailer. That being said… after the pure joy that was the first Deadpool movie, and the brilliance of the marketing around this one, I cannot wait for May to roll around to see this.

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LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Black Panther DLC Now Available Interactive Entertainment has announced that the Black Panther Movie Character and Level Pack DLC is now available for LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2. It takes place in Wakanda and you play through the events of the movie.

Debonair Doppelgänger This beautiful machine is a 1957 Hartford Debonair coupe, powered by a small block V8 and built to rival cars such as the Buick LaSabre. Except that the Hartford Debonair doesn't exist, being a figment purely of Senator Chinchilla's imagination. But what an imagination!

Review: 75193 Millennium Falcon Microfighter The release of 75193 Millennium Falcon Microfighter does not therefore come as a surprise because this set is bound to prove popular, despite its similarity to 75030 Millennium Falcon from 2014. However, a number of changes have been made to its design, reflecting that of the Sequel Trilogy craft.

Snowy Owl Mr Owl is here to remind us that it's still winter, at least according to his friend the groundhog. This visually stunning piece by Azurekingfisher makes very effective use of the white foliage piece, making for an eye catching profile. BrickNerd is your source for all things LEGO and the LEGO fan community Like what we're doing here?

First Boy On The Moon When I was a kid not only did I turn my toy box into a submarine I also dotted my entire room with glow in the dark paint so when you turned the lights off you were in deep space. So this imaginative kid resonates with me big time. This is justin_m_winn's entry to the LEGO Ideas Moments in Space contest.

LEGO Apollo Saturn V launch tower instructions One of the projects that was effected is the NASA Saturn V Launch Umbilical Tower that was meant to be a companion set for the highly impressive and very popular #21309 LEGO Ideas NASA Apollo Saturn V. There has been a lot of anticipation by LEGO fans, hoping that the project will be approved by the LEGO Ideas team.

Motorized Technic Bus opens its doors to LEGO passengers Builder HallBricks blends the functional with the beautiful in this Technic Motorized Bus. I watched this video several times in awe of its clean lines, compact design, and marvelous engineering. This model exhibits many design features that blend SYSTEM brick and Technic parts to form elegant curves.

Preview: LEGO Avengers Infinity War Sets At long last, we finally have crispy images of the hotly anticipated Avengers: Infinity War LEGO sets which have spilled all over the internet thanks to Brick Heroes today. Avengers: Infinity War has got to be one of the most anticipated movies of all time.

Avengers: Infinity War sets revealed Images of the six six Marvel Avengers: Infinity War sets surfaced overnight, first published on Brick Heroes, I believe. The sets are due to be launched on 1st March, ahead of the film's release at the end of April, and will probably be officially revealed at this weekend's New York Toy Fair.

Gather up your bricks to summon Dark Souls' Faraam The Faraam character / armour set that was used extensively in the marketing of Dark Souls II has now found its way to LEGO thanks to this build by robbadopdop. It’s a very heavy, layered brick build that could easily pass as a stone monument piece if you switch out all the colours for grey.

LEGO Marvel Avengers Infinity War Sets Revealed LEGO has officially revealed the LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Avengers Infinity War sets. The wave consists of six sets and they are expected to release in March. What do you think about the upcoming LEGO Marvel sets? Outrider Dropship Attack - 124 pieces: Includes Captain America, Black Widow, and Outrider.

LEGO Marvel's Avengers Infinity War sets revealed Several LEGO sets based on this summer's upcoming mega-blockbuster Marvel's Avengers Infinity War sets have been revealed, available sometime in March. Each set comes with it's own unique Infinity Gem, so if you want them for Thanos' gauntlet, you'll have to collect them all.

Space squirrels take to the slopes So this LEGO scene by Miro Dudas apparently depicts Space Squirrels competing in a bobsleigh event on the Neptunian moon of Triton. Nope, me neither. Genuinely no idea what’s going on here. But it’s still a fun little creation. Those Olympic rings are nicely done, and the surrounding scenery creates a good sense of a…

Random set of the day: Pendant Today's random set is 310 Pendant, released in 1979. It's one of 6 Scala sets produced that year. It contains 29 pieces. It's owned by 49 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay. Sponsored content.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Avengers: Infinity War Official Images The official images of the LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Avengers: Infinity War sets are now available for our eyes to gaze upon. There are six sets in the wave and we've already seen a few of them already but we now get clearer detailed images of the sets.

Uniqlo Lego T-shirts 60th Anniversary Wave It's ironic that I was sitting with my morning coffee today having a discussion with my wife about buying some new summer T-shirts.

MOC Petticoat Lane Two buildings - a cafe with apartment above, and a hair salon with apartment above. The build incorporates parts of 41093 Heartlake Hair Salon and 3061 City Park Cafe.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Avengers: Infinity War Sanctum Sanctorum Showdown Found There's a new set that has shown up online that has been purchased which is the Sanctum Sanctorum Showdown. This is the largest set in the wave and it includes minifigures of Doctor Strange, Iron Man, Iron Spider-Man, and Ebony Maw. There's also a bigfig of Cull Obsidian, aka Black Dwarf.

LEGO Ideas of the Week: The Muppeteers In this section we help promote LEGO Idea projects to help them reach the 10,000 likes needed for their idea to get created! This week we feature the idea called The Muppeteers created by bulldoozer21. Here's what the creator had to say about the idea:.

A new take on the old Samus Aran There have been been many attempts to recreate Metroid’s Samus Aran in LEGO before, with each one bringing something new to the table. This version by Logey Bear forgoes System bricks for a combination of Technic and “constraction” figure pieces.

The Billion Brick Race Loses Director Way back in 2015, I reported that Warner Bros. was working on a new animated LEGO film called The Billion Brick Race. Originally, Jason Segel and Drew Pearce were on board to co-direct the film but was eventually replaced with The Book of Life's Jorge R.

The day when Anakin turned into Darth Vader There are a few epic scenes in the Star Wars prequels, and Darth Vader's transformation is certainly one of them. LEGO has featured it twice, firstly back in 2005 in set 7251, and then more recent 75183; the later was a huge step up in terms of parts and playability.

LEGO LIVE: ultimate LEGO event in New York! If you live in the New York area, or happen to be there this weekend, there is a unique LEGO event you might want to participate in. The LEGO LIVE experience - the only official LEGO show of its kind - will hold its inaugural U.S. event at Pier 36 in Manhattan February 16-18.

Dinotopia I was fortunate enough to see these gorgeous Dinotopia dinos by Shawn Snyder in person at BrickCon last year. I've never read any of the books but I have always enjoyed the artwork from the series, and these sculptures capture their essence perfectly.

2018 polybags available in Tesco It's unusual for regular retailers to stock polybags in the UK so it makes a welcome change to see that five of the latest releases are currently available in branches of Tesco. They are:. You'll find them in a yellow box containing an assortment, but they probably won't last long, or be restocked.

LEGO Technic 42077 Rally Car Cars are the very essence of the LEGO Technic philosophy. Supercars, buggies, Formula 1 cars or wild futuristic concepts - there's no car you can't build with LEGO Technic pieces. And it's not just about the design, but also about the models' functionality; any car can be equipped with a gear box or all-wheel drive.

Summary for the week Feb. 5 - This week has been all about 1) using up parts, 2) getting more parts, and 3) returning to 1. The land side of the cargo harbor area went from a field of plain baseplates to a 3/4ths tiled-in yard with a "done for now" warehouse and an admin / operations building.

Find your link to nature How do you create a tree using chains? It seems an unlikely element to form the organic branches of a bonsai tree, but in this creation by Tim Schwalfenberg, each of the connected links forms a knot on the gnarled bark. The result is highly original and undeniably striking.

Swan Lake ballet automaton built from LEGO Automata built from LEGO always amaze and inspire me. Growing up, my favorite ballet was Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake, which I had the privilege to see performed by the Bolshoi Ballet at the height of their skill in the late 70's when they toured Japan.

Random set of the day: Black Seas Barracuda Today's random set is 6285 Black Seas Barracuda, released in 1989. It's one of 12 Pirates sets produced that year. It contains 909 pieces and 8 minifigs, and its retail price was US$110. It's owned by 4510 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Black Panther DLC Coming Soon Home » LEGO Super Heroes » LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Black Panther DLC Coming Soon LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 is still going strong and the next DLC pack that will be coming out for it is Marvel's Black Panther. This DLC will be a Character and Level Pack and you can play through the events of the movie.

TBB Weekly Brick Report: LEGO news roundup for February 11, 2018 In addition to the amazing LEGO models created by builders all over the world, The Brothers Brick brings you the best of LEGO news and reviews. This is our weekly Brick Report for the second week of February 2018. TBB NEWS and INSTRUCTIONS: It is the calm before the storm.

Moments in Space - Crowd Voting MartinOt thought it would be cool to have a set with tiny Earth, and some iconic space crafts orbiting around it. There is also a miniature moon. Everything can spin on a transparent stand. By MstrBldrA113. The crew make their final preparations for launch as the audience waits excitedly.

Ascending from the plains into the foothills Master microscale landscaper Full Plate brings us another lovely LEGO scene that captures the moment on a roadtrip when he finally reached rolling hills and winding roads instead of the boring plains he’d been driving on. I often feel the same way when returning to the green of western Washington State from the barren wastelands…

LEGO 30499 Polybag Now Available at Walmart Home » LEGO Miscellaneous » LEGO 30499 Polybag Now Available at Walmart If you're in the US and are looking for the LEGO 30499 polybag, Walmart may be the place you need to head to. It seems that various Walmart locations are now stocking the polybag.

Ford Takes a Look at the LEGO Speed Champions Mustang Fastback "The new Ford Mustang LEGO Speed Champions set gives parents and children the chance to share their passions - generations of fans have grown up building LEGO sets and spending time together behind the wheel," said Myra Lind, LEGO Speed Champions marketing manager.

LEGO Technic Mack Anthem 42078 in stock on US Amazon This year's Mack Anthem 42078 is the 5th largest Technic set released for all time, and it's definitely a beauty. At the moment, it is on back order at LEGO [email protected], so If you need to grab one they're now available in stock on Amazon US for $179.99.

Recon Shuttle I absolutely love the presentation of this cool shuttle by Horcik Designs. See how the lighting of the background for the most part matches the lighting of the ship? That's an often overlooked detail when photographing MOCs with the intention of editing over a background.

Review: 60179 Ambulance Helicopter However, 60179 Ambulance Helicopter features a bright red and yellow colour scheme so really stands out, not least because these colours are unusually faithful to real rescue helicopters. The price of £17.99 or $19.99 appears very reasonable for a set containing 190 pieces and three minifigures, each of whom includes new elements.

Kiss My RS Ford's current 345bhp all-wheel-drive Focus RS has gained worldwide recognition for being, well… mental. Now sold in the U.S, Ford are showing their traditional customer base that you don't need five litres and eight cylinders to make a performance car.

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Huge LEGO Star Wars carbon-freezing chamber from The Empire Strikes Back One of the most moving scenes in The Empire Strikes Back is when Darth Vader freezes Han Solo in carbonite and hands him over to Boba Fett. Leia tells Han, "I love you." Han of course replies, "I know." Joshua Morris has recreated this key scene in LEGO, at a monumental scale that dwarfs 75137 Carbon Freezing Chamber.

Reminder: 60th anniversary microscale competition It's been a couple of weeks since we launched our latest competition and already there has been some absolutely fantastic entries on Flickr and Instagram, like this one of Aquazone 6175 Crystal Explorer Sub by Jerry Builds Bricks. If you've not entered yet there's still plenty of time.

Achieve new heights in comedy with the stair car from Arrested Development " Watch out for bridges and hop-ons. You're going to get some hop-ons." TBB's own Ralph Savelsberg continues adding to his collection of iconic vehicles with the airport stair car from the TV series Arrested Development.

The coziest hole you ever did see Last month we featured Patrick B.'s lovely version of Bag End, Bilbo's house in the Hobbit and later Frodo's in The Lord of the Rings. It turns out Patrick wasn't done making cheery hobbit holes, though, as now he's followed up with Samwise Gamgee's home on Bagshot End, which is just as welcoming and snug.

Random set of the day: Guarded Inn Today's random set is 10000 Guarded Inn, released in 2001. It's one of 1 Castle sets produced that year. It contains 253 pieces and 4 minifigs, and its retail price was US$25. It's owned by 917 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

Take to the skies in your own little helicopter Perhaps this helicopter is actually a better size for ants rather than people, but it is definitely a fun little LEGO build. GolPlaysWithLego has built this great microscale helicopter out of 30 LEGO parts. The fuselage is built using some of the newer 1×2 curved slopes with notch and the tail rotor is a boomerang.

Post Your Entries for the LEGO Ideas Moments in Space Contest While I can't feature every single one, I'll allow participants to leave a comment below to show off their own builds. You may have noticed on each entry page that it doesn't show the voes even though you have voted on a particular entry.

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Exclusive LEGO Planetary Outpost Designer Interview The LEGO Planetary Outpost was my first LEGO Ideas submission. In fact, it was my first ever proper custom design. It's made up of around 2,000 pieces. I have since created a spaceship bridge for the Moments in Space competition. It was fun to make something to specific dimensions and with a very tight deadline.

This Facility Is Crude… Han Solo just can't get a break. First Greedo tries to shoot him, then he almost gets squished in a trash compactor, then he almost gets swallowed by a giant space slug, then he's turned into a scoundrelsicle. This carbon freezing chamber by I Scream Clone is one of the coolest I've ever seen.

Green Sea Rock Lighthouse Dioramas don't have to be huge or elaborate to be impressive. They don't need to be loaded with figures to tell a story. And they don't need to be busy or intricate to be detailed. This MOC by W. Navarre is compelling without being over-the-top and I find that fascinating.

2018 LEGO City Mountain Police review SMALL LEGO CITY MOUNTAIN POLICE SETS: The smallest of the LEGO City Mountain Police sets is the #60170 LEGO City Off-Road Chase with two minifigures, a police motorcycle and a little brick-built hiding spot for stolen gems. Note that the police officer's dirt bike helmet is brand new piece, and his printed pants are another very useful part.

A whimsical world with a waterfall Whether in person or through the tubes and pipes of the internet, looking at a LEGO castle diorama has always been somewhat akin to viewing a renaissance painting in an art gallery for me. Like many great medieval artworks, there’s always so many things happening, and so many visually foreign and intriguing things occuring all…

Build Better Bricks sale this weekend Build Better Bricks has a reduced the price of its busts instructions this weekend. They've been reduced from $5 to $3. Check out the full range of Star Wars and Marvel characters available. Sponsored content.

LEGO city layout plan & queue Layout for sellReplyDelete A shopping mall near an industrial area. The area where I live has a mall close to an industrial area. So I respect jang's decision.

To the moon and back again Giving a fresh new twist on the classic LEGO grey-and-blue space theme, this shuttle by Horcik Designs is a perfect example of what fans like to call Neo-Classic Space.

One small step for man, one giant leap for pug-kind I'm starting to get suspicious that LEGO builders are creating pug-themed creations because they know I'll feature just about every single one. Well, keep it coming! This pug astronaut by 鄭 仲恆 appears to be surprised by something he sees off in the distance above him.

Random set of the day: Striking Venom Today's random set is 7707 Striking Venom, released in 2006. It's one of 19 Exo-Force sets produced that year. It contains 646 pieces and 6 minifigs, and its retail price was US$49.99/£34.99. It's owned by 1715 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Infinity War Sets Found in the Wild It looks like we have our first look at the LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Infinity War sets which comes from an overseas toy shop. There are two sets that are on sale there, the Outrider Dropship Attack and The Hulkbuster Smash-Up. As we can see, the Outrider Dropship Attack includes minifigures of Captain America, Black Widow, and an Outrider.

The speediest way to travel the future It doesn’t take a big model or a lot of pieces to be clever with LEGO. In fact, one of the best ways is to take take a piece and find a use for it so good that it looks like the element was purpose-made for it. Case in point: the hood of the tiny…

LEGO Speed Champions 2018 Sets Revealed! The LEGO Speed Champions 2018 sets continue the tradition with many models of real-world makers, such as Porsche, Ford and, of course, Ferrari! LEGO Speed Champions is a set from 2015 that focuses on real-world racing cars. These come in LEGO form as realistically as possible - and in minifigure scale.

LEGO Baseball Sets: Stadium & Field MOCs, Minifigure Players & More! In this guide we will introduce the official baseball LEGO player minifigs, the amazing LEGO baseball stadium MOCs and lastly builds that the community have put forward as LEGO ideas projects. In terms of baseball sets, there are no official LEGO themes or sub-themes.

Enter Kill Teal contest to win 10260 Downtown Diner Our friends over at New Elementary are holding a contest in honour of the reintroduction of teal-coloured LEGO elements by LEGO. There are some great prizes to be won, including two Grand Prize winners receiving a copy of 10260 Downtown Diner.

The Summerset Isles I know the holidays were only 8 weeks ago, and I did take some time off, but it's been nuts ever since.

Food Rover Friday I can assure you the last job description you'd ever find for me is "astronaut". If my weight didn't instantly disqualify me my propensity for motion sickness would not long after.

LEGO Ideas Moments in Space Crowd Vote Stage The deadline for submitting the entries is now over and it has moved on to the crowd vote part of the contest. Here you can vote on the submissions that you think are the best and would like to see as a GWP. The deadline to vote is February 19 and the top 25 entries will move on to the Judging Phase.

Be the coolest kid on the street, 30 years ago Cassette players scream eighties so loudly that it seems kind of redundant to mark tapes as "80s mix", but Jarekwally still decided to bring out the nostalgia even more. The builder was inspired by his father's stories of how they used to pirate music nearly forty years ago with a radio and a tape deck.

Join the Valentine's Day 2018 photo competition! Valentine's Day is this Wednesday! Some people love the holiday whereas some people absolutely hate how commercialised and manufactured it is. Whichever side you fall on, we can probably all agree that we LOVE LEGO. I mean, that's what you're here for right?

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We own half a billion dollars worth of LEGO! Let's analyse that number in more detail to see what other interesting figures we can uncover… We have 180,000 signed-up members although not all of us records our collection on the site. 156,800 of us do, though, and between us we own 18,100,000 sets containing 4,799,000,000 pieces.

Spread our codes to the stars Take a journey back before the launch of humans, robots, and Tesla Roadsters to space with a LEGO 1950s retro rocketship built by Jason Hlavenka. Slick transitions from the cone shape on top to the cylindrical body and quad fins at the bottom make his model pop.

LEGO Classic 60th Anniversary Walmart Exclusive Truck Now Available Home » LEGO Classic » LEGO Classic 60th Anniversary Walmart Exclusive Truck Now Available In a surprise, the Walmart exclusive LEGO Classic 60th Anniversary Truck is now available for purchase on Walmart.com.

Iconic VW Golf GTi Mk1 in LEGO The Volkswagen Golf GTi Mk1 first went on sale in Germany in June 1976 and was only available as a 3-door version. Although the Golf was meant to be a small, fuel-efficient car model, a group of VW engineers worked on the sport version in their spare time.

Random set of the day: Octan Racer Today's random set is 1890 Octan Racer, released in 1992. It's one of 24 Town sets produced that year. It contains 47 pieces and 1 minifig. It's owned by 800 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

LEGO Creator Downtown Diner Review As tradition at the beginning of the year, LEGO releases a new modular building and for 2018, we have the LEGO Creator Downtown Diner. I've read many comments saying that it is a substantial change from the architectural style we've had before but there are also fans that welcome the change as it is different from what we've previously gotten.

'80s Dub Club '80s cars are funny things. Worthless since about 1995, and without either the classic looks found before the '70s or the rust-proofing of modern cars, they occupy of sort of automotive no-mans-land. This means that of probably any era of motoring, '80s cars are the most endangered.

LEGO MOC of the Week - Fighting in the Streets Hey guys, welcome to the MOC of the Week Section. Future MOC selections will be taken from our BrickUltra Flickr group so you can join that here: CLICK HERE. This week we'll be featuring the "Fighting in the Streets" created by Flickr user York. What do you guys think about the MOC, leave a comment below!

The Milano from Guardians of the Galaxy rebuilt in LEGO The Guardians of the Galaxy have brought many unique and interesting spaceship designs to light, most notably the protagonists' personal way of transport, the Milano. LEGO has released some of its own versions of the spaceship as official sets but none to nearly the scale or amount of detail as BenFifteenTheChicken's recent build.

LEGO Marvel Thor: Ragnarok Sales on Amazon Home » LEGO Super Heroes » LEGO Marvel Thor: Ragnarok Sales on Amazon While we wait for Black Panther to hit theaters next week, there are some LEGO sales on the previous Marvel movie, Thor: Ragnarok. Both sets that came out for the movie are currently at least 20% off the retail price.

Galaxy Squad Microfighters Galaxy Squad was one of my favorite space themes since the original space theme I grew up playing and building with. This pair of microfighters created by Leonid An would look right at home with some of the official pairs of microfighters from the Star Wars theme.

Review: 75205 Mos Eisley Cantina I have therefore been looking forward to building the set and hope it will match the high quality of 75052 Mos Eisley Cantina. A new hair piece was introduced for Han Solo in 2016. This element features some delightful textured detail and matches the source material nicely, much like the head.

2018 LEGO Technic sets review & thoughts LARGE 2018 LEGO TECHNIC SETS: We also got three large LEGO Technic sets for 2018, the #42076 LEGO Technic Hovercraft, and the #42077 LEGO Technic Rally Car, and the #42078 LEGO Technic Mack Anthem with 2,595 pieces. From the three, the most talked about set is the very impressive Mack truck and trailer, so we will discuss that first.

Midi-Scale Exo Suit The undisputed king of the exo suit Legoloverman is back with another suit for the upwardly mobile crowd. This suit is streamlined, lighter and more compact that the usual fair, making it more maneuverable in tight spaces and compatible with smaller spacecraft and bases.

21310 Old Fishing Store Review LEGO Ideas releases always have an extra level of excitement, and this one was no exception. 21310 Old Fishing Store by Robert Bontenbal aka RobenAnne is the biggest LEGO Ideas set to be released, with 2049 pieces, and has an incredible amount of detail.

Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots Regular readers of this little corner of the internet will know that our mythical Elven workforce is often spectacularly violent.

LDraw.org 2018-01 Parts Update Now Available LDraw, the original LEGO CAD system, continues to receive parts library updates and the latest one has just been issued:. The 2018-01 LDraw Parts Update has been now been released. This adds 267 new files to the core library, including 171 new parts and 20 new primitives.

Patrol the Martian safety perimeter aboard the Mercury-class interceptor Polish builder Marcin Grabowski is no stranger to large spacecraft. We featured his DragonFLY-class dropship last year, and he's recently completed this wonderfully angular starfighter set against the planet Mars. The heavily armed, predominantly white fighter fighter is complemented by technical components in shades of gray.

The cuddly king of the north I realize polar bears are an endangered species and killing machines, but can you blame me for wanting to pet one? Especially so after seeing this extra cute LEGO recreation by Jens Ohrndorf. The build expresses a lot of character and that is not just a consequence of using the eye tiles.

Random set of the day: Town Square - Castle Scene Today's random set is 1592 Town Square - Castle Scene, released in 1980. It's one of 17 Town sets produced that year. It contains 471 pieces and 11 minifigs. It's owned by 525 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.

LEGO Classic Walmart 60th Anniversary Sets Limited to 5000 Each The two exclusive limited edition LEGO Classic 60th Anniversary sets from Walmart that have been released so far have been a hit or a miss for fans as they don't seem to be worth the cost of the sets however that doesn't stop people from purchasing them.

Lego Rebrick Competition Time - Continue The Chase Looks like it's Ninjago's turn to get some competition love over at LEGO Rebrick with a cool little competition for all those budding filmmakers. The creative team at LEGO have created a mini Ninjago movie called "Chasing the Musk of Vengeance", but are on the hunt for the most creative, inspired and original ending to complete the movie.

Pneumatic Lanz Eilbulldog Tractor Though the original Lanz Bulldog wasn't built for beauty, this model of the classic German tractor by Nikolaus Löwe truly shines. Combining SYSTEM and Technic parts, the model has some nice design touches; a brick-built seat, elegantly curved rear mud flaps built from Technic beams, a vertical exhaust pipe, even running boards.

LEGO Brick Seperator Tool by Brick Popper - Ultra-Fast Removal The LEGO Brick Seperator Tool by Brick Popper allows for the ultra-fast removal of bricks and parts, without damaging your nails. The tool has rounded edges on the tip and has been approved for ages 6+. Better still, the material used in the tip ensures that your treasured LEGO pieces do not get scratched during removal.

New LEGO Elves 2018 Sets Released! The LEGO Elves theme started in 2015 and it's going on strong in its third year. We already have some LEGO eleves 2018 sets out and more to come, so, let's check them out! The LEGO Elves theme revolves around four elemental elves and their adventures.

Review: 42071 Dozer Compactor 42071 Dozer Compactor is one of the more interesting of the small Technic sets that have just been released: not only is it a vehicle that hasn't been modelled before but it also has a cool and eye-catching colour scheme. The 171 Parts are packaged in several unnumbered bags.

David Benioff And D.B. Weiss To Create New Star Wars Movies I guess this is supposed to be good news: StarWars.com announced yesterday that David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will write and produce a new series of Star Wars films. These movies would be separate from the Skywalker Saga and Rian Johnson's trilogy. I kinda sat on this and mulled it over a bit.