Lego

Trouble in toy town: it's time to grow up for Toys R Us and Lego

Bankruptcy filings don’t usually start with a theme tune. But the submission from Toys R Us to a Virginia court begins with an upbeat jingle: “I don’t wanna grow up, I’m a Toys R Us kid.” The line is the opener from the retailer’s long-running US commercials and was swiftly followed by its unusual …

ROGUE ONE’s Chirrut Takes on Literally Everyone in New LEGO STAR WARS Parody

One of <i>Rogue One</i>‘s best additions to the <i>Star Wars</i> mythology was Chirrut Îmwe, the blind Guardian of the Whills who was memorably portrayed by action …

Star Wars

This LEGO Ninjago Movie ship is epic: behold the Golden Banana

This is the Destiny’s Bounty, and it’s arrived at SlashGear just in time for The Ninjago Movie premiere. The Ninjago Movie is coming to theaters in …

Robots That Can Create, Arrange Molecules Could Be Future Of Manufacturing

In a breakthrough in the field of artificial intelligence-supported nanotechnology, scientists at the University of Manchester have created the …

Robots

Where Do You Recognize The Voice Cast of LEGO Ninjago From?

<b>The LEGO Ninjago Movie</b> comes on the back of a massively successful line of Ninjago LEGO playsets, as well as a popular TV show and, of course, the</i> …

Movies

LEGO MILLENNIUM FALCON ULTIMATE COLLECTOR'S EDITION

GEAR,TOYS<p>LEGO THE DARK KNIGHT TUMBLER<p>If you're looking for an adult Lego set then look no further than the LEGO 'The Dark Knight' Tumbler ($199). The …

Millennium Falcon

The Lego Ninjago Movie is perfectly adequate, assuming you know what Ninjago is

But the direction it signals for the Lego Movie franchise is worrying.<p><i>The Lego Ninjago Movie</i> is perfectly adequate on the level of cartoon-driven entertainment. That’s all it sets out to be. And so, by that measure it’s a rousing success. But by the measure of the movie franchise it serves as the …

Movies

Artist sends tiny Lego version of HIMSELF to would-be employers to win dream job

A Welsh artist has come up with the quirky idea of sending a tiny Lego version of himself to employers in a bid to land his dream job.<p>Andy Morris, …

Employment

Amazing Timelapse of the 7,541 Piece LEGO Millennium Falcon Being Built Over a 20 Hour Period

Benjamin Große spent 20 hours building the new 7,541 piece LEGO <i>Star Wars</i> Millennium Falcon. He sped up his amazing build process with a two-minute …

Millennium Falcon

Plunder the wastes from the comfort of the Khagaan landship, built from 25,000 LEGO pieces [Video] | The Brothers Brick

Not all great LEGO spaceships need to be colored variations of “realistic” gray, nor must they be actual ships in space. Master of motorized LEGO …

The "Lego" movies are pretty much turning into a cinematic universe

Following in the footsteps of 2014’s <i>The Lego Movie</i> and last February’s <i>The Lego Batman Movie</i>, we now have <i>The Lego Ninjago Movie</i> (in theaters today). …

Movies

Hyperspace is making me dizzy! | The Brothers Brick

SHIPtember is in the air, which means you get the best of the best (space)ships from the LEGO fan community being churned out all month long. You …

The cast of "The Lego Ninjago Movie" was humbled to receive their Lego counterpart — except for Zach Woods, who now feels like a god

One of the *HUGE* perks of being part of <i>The Lego Ninjago Movie</i> voice cast? (And, other <i>Lego</i> movies for that matter.) You get to see and keep Lego …

TV

‘The Lego Ninjago Movie’ End-Credits Scene: Is There A Surprise Hidden After The Credits Finish Rolling?

<i>The Lego Ninjago Movie</i> is breaking something of a drought for family friendly movies, and those taking the kids out to see the latest installation of …

Entertainment

The LEGO NINJAGO Movie Video Game Celebrates Launch With New Trailer

Lego fans, rejoice! Today marks the launch of <i>The LEGO NINJAGO Movie Video Game</i> on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Steam. This launch coincides …

Geek

While away the time in your cave with a game of Paleolithic ping pong | The Brothers Brick

The Paleolithic era wasn’t just painting mammoths on cave walls and running screaming from saber-toothed tigers and onrushing glaciers. Inspired by …

VIDEO | You Can Program This Lego Toy To Fart

You Can Program This Lego Toy To Fart<p>We tried out Lego’s new coding platform, Boost. And yes, it makes coding as easy as stacking Lego Bricks.

Education

How ‘Ninjago’ Expands the Punk Rock, Rule-Breaking LEGO Universe

"Ninjago" delivers a rousing LEGO mashup of martial arts, robots, and monsters along with the franchise's father-son conflict.<p>When Phil Lord and …

Entertainment

MovieBob Reviews: THE LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE

<b>Is The Lego Ninjago Movie good?</b><p>Yes.<p><b>What’s it about?</b><p>Ninjago, a Pan-East-Asian-inspired city comprised of and populated by LEGO, is subject to regular …

Geek

Drop feet first onto Requiem with the Master Chief | The Brothers Brick

<b>TRLegosfan</b> shows some love for <i>Halo 4</i> with a colorful diorama depicting the inner surface of the Shield World of Requiem. The aesthetic of the …

Get Building! These Are the Best New Lego Sets of 2017

This year has been one of the most impressive yet when it comes to Lego, which will be made extremely apparent when every new set starts to sell out ahead of the holidays. From Disney playsets that include your kiddo's favorite characters, to robot sets that help your little one learn to code, Lego …

Lego Batman Movie

Ultimate LEGO Star Wars book from DK now available for preorder, authored by TBB editors Chris Malloy and Andrew Becraft [News]

The Brothers Brick Senior Editor Chris Malloy and Editor-in-Chief Andrew Becraft recently completed a new hard-cover coffee table book titled <i></i> …

Buckle Up: Amazon Just Deemed These 25 Toys the Hottest of the Year

An unbelievable number of toys have been released so far this year, and there are definitely more to come in the months leading up to the holidays. With so many products on the market it can actually be harder to figure out which toys are new, trendy, and coveted by little ones, so Amazon is saving …

Kids

Will Lego bricks survive the internet age?

In 1932, with the Great Depression rocking the industrialised world, a master carpenter in Denmark named Ole Kirk Christiansen desperately needed a …

Great Depression

The Disastrous Backstory Behind the Invention of LEGO Bricks

When it comes to all things Danish, modern furniture, beer and pastries stand out, but arguably the country’s most famous export are tiny toy bricks. …

Check out September’s coolest LEGO Ideas projects: Jurassic Park, Star Wars and more

The LEGO Ideas crowdfunding program has been on a roll recently with the impressive and detailed sets its been responsible for getting on store shelves. Since we last checked in the Old Fishing Store has been released with a few more sets on the way. Continuing our previous coverage, we’ll be …

Gear & Gadgets

The LEGO Ninjago Cast Cuddled with Cats at the Movie's Premiere — See the Purr-fect Pics

Cats

This LEGO Instax Camera is 90 Years Old

Albertino of Instax Magic created a unique camera that blends the old and the new. Half of it is made of LEGO, and half is a 90-year-old Zeiss-Ikon …

Photography

Lego Worlds is Lego’s Final Video Game Form

<i>If you have a Nintendo Switch, chances are you also have The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The new Zelda is a massive, phenomenal game that</i> …

Geek

Can a Tech Makeover Save the Toy Industry?

I’m not sure what I expected: Hot-pink, bejeweled furniture in the lobby? Race-car tracks coiling through the hallways? Perhaps a gaggle of elfin …

Mattel