Lego

A Celebration of Harry Potter 2018 adds new magic at Universal Orlando

Talking about the impact that a certain boy wizard has had on Universal Orlando, Mike Aiello, the parks' director of entertainment creative, says that "There's almost an A.D. and a B.C." Maybe that should be "B.P.," as in "before Potter."<p>Since the Wizarding World of Harry Potter first opened in …

Walt Disney Company

LEGO Star Wars Jedi Starfighter w/ Hyperdrive down to $84, more sets from $12

The Toys R Us official eBay storefront is currently offering the LEGO Star Wars Jedi Starfighter with Hyperdrive 75191 building kit for <b>$83.99 shipped</b>. Typically selling for $105, that’s good for a savings of 20% and is the best discount out there. This set includes 825 pieces, 4 minifigures and and …

Gear & Gadgets

Oriental abode built to embrace luck, joy, and beauty | The Brothers Brick

There’s always a splash of grandeur in detail with buildings from ages long ago. Perhaps inspired by a flashback of an oriental abode, this build by</b> …

Build Your Kids a LEGO Table With Storage Drawers

If you’ve got kids who love LEGO, you’ve probably shouted in pain after stepping on LEGO bricks. Those things get everywhere. Here’s a DIY solution …

Furniture

Flybrix: "rebuildable, crash-friendly drones" made from Lego

Flybrix kits allow you to turn a variety of Lego builds into little copter-drones that you can fly with an app or a Bluetooth joystick.<p>The kits come …

Cory Doctorow

Everybody loves a wiener | The Brothers Brick

2018 is the Year of the Dog, so I’ve been enjoying all the extra LEGO creations inspired by our canine best friends. There are even couple new …

Dogs

Celebrating the year of dog in a company of very good boys [Instructions] | The Brothers Brick

Somehow all the best LEGO creations designed by fans from South Korea are either huge jaw-dropping mechs or tiny adorable animals. This time it’s a …

Adorable

Medieval castle in a digital age | The Brothers Brick

Castle was one of the earliest themes introduced by LEGO back in 1978. The theme no longer continues, but fan builders have maintained a strong …

Medieval

Rumoured list of LEGO Harry Potter Collectible Minifigures

Back in August it was reported that LEGO will be reviving its <b>LEGO Harry Potter</b> theme with new sets based upon the Wizarding World as well as a series …

Harry Potter

What do you call an octopus floating on a bed of roses? | The Brothers Brick

The Tournament of Roses Parade is a fun event held annually in Pasadena, California on New Years Day. <b>Bill Vollbrecht</b> has built a LEGO model …

New Year's Day

5 Toys From the ’70s That Are Worth Way More Than You Think

An appraiser fills us in on the old toys that are worth serious cash.<p>By<p>Jan 16 2018, 5:02 PM<p>No, we’re not talking about Pet Rocks. We’re talking about …

Shopping

New Lego Games Will Be About DC Villains, The Incredibles - Report

The Lego video game franchise has already put out titles based on massive properties such as Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and others. But what's coming next? According to reports from ComicBook and Eurogamer, series developer TT Games is working on Lego games based on …

The Incredibles

A Grown Up Lego-Themed Pop Up Bar Will Bring a Million Tiny Plastic Bricks to LA

A pop-up bar called One Million Bricks is coming to LA in 2018, and it’ll be completely made of Lego bricks. First reported by <i>Eater Montreal</i>, the pop-up will make appearances in Montreal, New York, and London. The pop-up will use over one million Lego blocks for its bar and various sculptures, …

Los Angeles

Does this MCU LEGO set tease an Easter egg linking to Marvel TV universe?

LEGO sets have given big, juicy hints at upcoming blockbusters before, but a new one that seems to tie into the Marvel Cinematic Universe ahead of</i> …

Comics

The Lego Moog Sub Phatty is what every synth fanatic has been waiting for

LEGO, Moog; what else is there?<p>The Lego Moog Sub Phatty is what every synth fanatic wants, because it combines two of the greatest inventions of the …

DJs

Why Legos Have Stood the Test of Time

For anyone coming of age in the last 60 years, Lego has been a constant companion. The tiny plastic bricks that fit snugly together have provided …

Psychology

Lego Pop-Up Bar Set To Touch Down In London

One million tiny plastic bricks are making their way to London for one noble purpose: to build a bar out of <b>Lego</b>. According to <i>The Independent</i> the …

London

LEGO Automaton Of Two Fur Traders Paddling A Canoe

This is a LEGO automaton build by Jason of JK Brickworks (previously: a Super Mario chomping piranha plant, wing-flapping bat and holiday cookie …

Super Mario

Futurama ship is a LEGO colour conundrum | The Brothers Brick

The U.S.S. Planet Express Ship is the delivery vehicle for Planet Express Delivery Service in the animated TV series <i>Futurama.</i> In keeping with the …

Matt Groening

GameStop refurb New Nintendo 3DS XL + Mario Maker & LEGO Star Wars: $130 ($260 value)

You can grab a GameStop premium refurbished Nintendo New 3DS XL with Super Mario Maker and LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens for just <b>$129.99 shipped</b>. A New 3DS XL goes for $200 and this is around $50 worth of games. You’re saving roughly $130 here.<p>This listing has GameStop’s “Pre-owned Guarantee” …

Gaming

A Pop-Up Bar Made Of Legos Is Touring The World

/ @andysthomas<br>Updated on2018-01-16<p>There’s a high probability you played with Lego blocks when you were a kid, but unfortunately the realities of …

LEGO Partners With Chinese Internet Company to Create Games, Video, and Social Media

This new partnership shows LEGO wants to be far more than a toy company.<p>By<p>Jan 16 2018, 1:31 PM<p>LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2<p>Yesterday, LEGO announced a …

Marvel Super Heroes

A very nice microscale church | The Brothers Brick

With microscale building, a simple part choice can make all the difference. This church by <b>Jens Ohrndorf</b> is a great example of just the right detail; …

Simon and Lagann fit perfectly as BrickHeadz | The Brothers Brick

It has become very popular among LEGO builders to create pop culture characters inspired by LEGO BrickHeadz. This particular pair by <b>toothdominoes</b> is …

Save some cash and make your own colorful Lego Millennium Falcon

An old classic returns<p>The latest object of lust for hardcore fans of both Star Wars and Lego is the $799.99 Lego Millennium Falcon. The kit is 7,500 pieces, and is sold out just about everywhere.<p>The official description stops a few steps short of pornography when describing the model:<p>This amazing …

Han Solo

Lego is bringing brick-building games to China

China, rejoice: You're about to have an internet full of Lego.<p>The Lego Group is hooking up with Chinese technology conglomerate Tencent; the pair of …

The Minimum Falcon

When you don't have a million LEGO bricks, and you can't afford the official Millennium Falcon kit, you do with what you have. The_Librarian_NULL did …

Millennium Falcon

Montreal entrepreneur sets sights on upending industrial design and manufacturing world

When Etienne Lacroix was a boy, he attempted to build an airplane using a barrel for a cockpit and a lawnmower engine-powered propeller. He tried building bikes and a catapult before his father, a detective, warned him "inventor is not a job" and advised him to become an engineer.<p>Now, the …

Pratt & Whitney

Lego Launches 'Moments in Space' Design Contest, Seeks Small Space Set Ideas

Lego is seeking ideas on how to give away some space.<p>The Denmark-based toy company has launched its "Lego Moments in Space" design contest to find a …

I Think These Are Infinity War Sets (Possible Spoilers)

These came by way of Anonymous Tipster. I think these are Infinity War sets from the upcoming movie tie-in line. So, uh… spoiler alert! Click away …

Comics