Voltron Defender of the Brickverse

Clasic 1980s cartoon Voltron Defender of the Universe gets the LEGO Treatment. This 1984 series has been turned into a fan made LEGO Ideas set. The set is the largest and most expensive LEGO Ideas set to date coming in at a whopping 2321 piece count and a UK RRP of £159.99. Here are some images and the LEGO anouncment. 21311 LEGO® Ideas Voltron Ages 16+. 2,321 pieces GERMANY 179.99 EUR / DENMARK 1499 DKK / UK 159.99 GBP / AUSTRALIA 289.99 AUD / HONG KONG 1599 HKD / US 179.99

“Do you want to play?” IKEA LEGO Partnership

LEGO and IKEA anounced a partnership to body creative play. I hope this is the start of a great relationship. I see tables with base plates and storage solutions. I can't wait to see th outcome. PRESS RELEASE IKEA AND THE LEGO GROUP IN COLLABORATION TO ENABLE MORE PLAY AND CREATIVITY We know that play is an important part of life and we believe in the power of play. Play lets us be creative, explore, experiment, dream and discover. IKEA and the LEGO Group, join forces to enc

LEGOLAND Windsor Miniland New Additions

I posted before about the new USA area in miniland but there are some other new additions to the display. Here they are. RUSSIA AUSTRALIA CHINA INDIA Thank you for the view. Don't forget to check out our social media profiles for more block related post. #LEGOLAND #LEGO #Miniland #Russia #Australia #China #India

LEGOLAND Windsor USA Miniland

It's good to see some new models at LEGOLAND Windsor this year. The details are great and I really like how they capture the US. The one disadvantage of this is the older sets look more faded and run down in comparison. The White House New York Time Square Empier State and Chrysler Buildings Central Park Statue of Liberty Golden Gate Bridge Welcome to Las Vegas and The Luxor Route 66 NFL Giants v Patriots and other Sports Hidden Gem Look who we found in the phone box. #LEGO #

LEGO Star Wars 2018 Summer  Sets Revealed

The internet is alive with new images of LEGO sets due to be out this summer. Here are the contrabutons from a Gallexy Far Far Away.... New Sandcrawler The Sandcrawler is not as large as the UCS version. • include Luke Skywalker, two Jawas, Astromech Droid, RA-7 Protocol Droid, 2-1B Surgical Droid Red Squadron X-Wing Red Squadron version and the size is similar to the current X-Wing sets ie Poes and the Rouge One version. • include two Pilots and two Astromech Droids. Supreme

Harry Potter and the Disappearing Money

There are some more images out of the up and coming LEGO Harry Potter sets. I think these sets are one I could get away with buying without my wife too upset. First up is The Hogwarts Express. LEGO® Harry Potter 75955 Hogwarts Express! 801 piece set Jump through the brick wall on Platform 9 3⁄4 at King’s Cross station and join Harry, Ron and Hermione on their journey to Hogwarts. • Includes 5 minifigures: Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, Hermione Granger, Remus Lupin and the Trolle

LEGO Star Wars Ahch-To Island Training

Picked this up on a discount in Asda on discount. The two best parts of this set are old Luke and the Porg. Here is a link to my  YouTube  video of the build. #LEGO #StarWars #LEGOStarWars

MAY THE 4TH 20189

May the 4th is now becoming a regular celebration of all this Star Wars. As a part of this retailers offer promotions on Star Wars items. LEGO is no exception. Here are some of the offers available. LEGO STORE - LEGO.com UCS Snowspeeder RRR £169.99 Discount £135.99 First Order Star Destroyer RRP £129.99 Discount £103.99 Jedi Starfighter with hyperdrive RRP £89.99 Discount £71.99 The Arrowhead RRP £84.99 Discount £67.99 Kylo Ren's Tie Fighter RRP  £74.99 Discount £59.99 Y-Wing

New Summer Sets : Unikitty

New sets for the summer are being anounced and here are the Unikitty range. DR Fox Laboratory Party Time Prince Puppycorn Trike Unikitty Cloud Car Unikingdom Block Set #LEGO #Unikitty #Summer2018

LEGO Jurassic Park 25th Aniversery set.

Lego is releasing this Jurassic Park set to celebrate the franchise’s 25th anniversary. The set is made from 360-piece to recreate memorable moments from the original film, such as the Velociraptor raptor hunt in the kitchen and the computer control room scenes. Included characters in this set are  Alan Grant, Ellie Sattler, Lex, and Tim Murphy, and of course, a velociraptor. It will also come witheight dino embryos, a door locking lever, and a cabinet to hide from the veloc

Lego Minifigures Series 18 Bump giude

Here is my attempt at a bump guide for the 2018 series 18 40th aniversery set. 14 of the 17 list to be updated. (disclaimer may not be 100% accurate) ELEPHANT GIRL The Elephant head is the quickest way to find her. Feel for the tutu and the tiny mouse. The mouse is hard to feel because it’s small. BRICK BOY 2×3 brick suit plus feel for his flat hair. The only way to know if you have the girl or guy is by feeling the hairpiece. BRICK GIRL 2×3 brick suit plus feel for his flat

Middle Aged Minifigures

LEGO will celebrating the 40th anniversary of the LEGO minifigure in April and there are things happening next month to commemorate the event. Series 18 that I posted about a while back comes out.  Another thing they are doing is releasing an exclusive promotional LEGO Minifigure Factory (5005358). According to the April 2018 LEGO Store Calendar, you can get for free with a purchase of $75 or more from April 1-15, while supplies last. The set itself looks like it will be usin

LEGO Clearance at Argos.

UK retailer clearance deals on many diffrent LEGO themes. Here is the link the the  Argos clearance  site. #LEGO #News #argos #sale

Bunny, Bunny, Bunny.

I'm not normally a fan of the BrickHeadz series but this year's Easter Seasonal is cute. Official images of the LEGO BrickHeadz Seasonal Easter Bunny (40271) have been uploaded to LEGO’s servers. The set consists of 126 pieces and will retail for £9.99  each and you can find them starting on February 1 either at LEGO Stores or on Shop@Home. #LEGO #BrickHeadz #Bunny #Easter

That's a First

LEGO is celebrating their 60th aniversery with an amazing gesture to their first UK partners. Osborne's Sports & Toys in Rushden, Northamptonshire were the first UK retailers to stock the now iconic brick 60 years ago. As a gesture and to celebrate the 60th aniversery the Danish toy company are giving the shop a temporary facelift. Back in 1960 Pam and her late husband Jim attended a toy trade fair on there honeymoon. They back then recognised the potential for LEGO in the to

Series 18 Minifigures Revealed

It looks like the 18th series of LEGO Collectible Minifigures has been revealed, With this year being the 60th aniversery its party time. There's cake, balloons and costumes galore. All 17 minifigures in the series are celebrating LEGO’s 60th anniversary this year. The series is expected be released in April, and will likely be another series with many stood in shops feeling the bags for the right one. Balloon Fan Boy Cake Guy Balloon Fan Girl Clown Red LEGO brick Man Blue LE

A Little Place to Call Your Own

This  Etsy  seller offers you the chance to own you very own home again.....in Lego. Shari Austrian offers the choice of external or internal builds. She prices these at the following. Externals £1090 Internal £1816 #LEGO #Moc #Etsy #ShariAustrian #shop #home

LEGO DINER REVIEW

When I saw this set I thought I must have it. The 50s/70s feel and the art deco style of the building really make this set somthing different. I decided once Christmas was clear and my gift money was in it was for my collection. The Diner set is almost half the size of Assembly Square in brick count. However the physical size is about 2/3 of Assembly Square. The Box The box is in the Expert Creator style as expected. Half the depth of Assembly Square but still bigger than mos

EGGcellent - Lego Easter theme Minifigure surfaces

Last year, an image of the LEGO Seasonal Iconic Easter 2018 surfaced online. Supposedly an official image of the set has appeared on Brickshop.nl listed as the set being available starting in March. Keep your eyes peeled to see if there is a promotion for it on Shop@Home when the March Store Calendar is available in a few weeks. The set basically consists of a minifigure with a new torso and a pair of bunny ears along with a paintbrush and an egg as accessories. Like before,

"Ship ahoy"

The next LEGO Ideas set that will be available in stores and on Shop@Home and that is the Ship in a Bottle. Retailing at US $69.99 CA $89.99 EU€69.99 UK £69.99 DK 599.00 This 962 pieces and will be available starting on February 1st. The Ship in a Bottle project by JakeSadovich77 achieved 10,000 supporters back in Dec 23, 2016. The design of the set is a little smaller than the one proposed due mainly with the ship and the bottle itself. I like the idea but £69.99 is a little