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    The Newest Lego Minecraft Set is the Massive Mountain Cave

    Last year when Lego released The Village Minecraft set, we noted it was the largest Lego Minecraft set yet. Just a little over one year later, Lego is ready to introduce their latest — and it’s got over 1,000 more pieces than that set. You’re going to have to set some time aside to build the Mountain […]

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    This RuPaul’s Drag Race LEGO Set Needs to Happen

    It’s time for Lego to step up — platforms will help with that. The latest awesome Lego Ideas submission gaining traction is based on RuPaul’s Drag Race, and while I don’t know that it’s the best user submission we’ve ever seen, it’s definitely the best-named one. It’s true, though — call something RuPaul’s Brick Race, and we’re sold regardless […]

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    The Gilmore Girls Might Get Its Own Luke’s Diner Lego Set

    Still feeling the rush from that Gilmore Girls revival? Head on over to Lego Ideas, where user Rainer Zufall has uploaded an amazing submission for a Luke’s Diner Gilmore Girls Lego set. Your minifig collection is about to become overly caffeinated! There are tons of cool little details in the submission, like little condiment bottles, the sign hanging outside […]

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    Lego Launches a 1,969 Piece NASA Apollo Rocket Set

    What a summer it’s going to be for Lego fans! First we caught wind of this carousel set that can be paired up with a motor, and now we’re getting a celebration of the Moon landing — a Saturn V rocket set is coming! The Saturn V rocket is most famous for its role in the […]

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    Take a Spin on This Motorized Lego Carousel!

    Looks like Lego is ready for fair season! They’re doing summer right with an awesome new carousel set that has way more animal variety than your average merry-go-round. Not only that, you can get the ride started with a separate motorized pack, at which point it’s highly recommended to get your Lego Batman minifig in […]

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    LEGO Needs to Morph This Power Rangers Megazord into a Real Set

    Want a Lego Megazord that really transforms, and really has the individual Zords? Now’s your chance. Lego Ideas user wahkaka0321 has submitted a proposal for the ultimate Megazord set, and it’s looking for support. Lego Ideas is Lego’s fan submission site — if a set proposal gets 10,000 supporters, it’s added to a list that Lego will […]

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    Lego-Friendly Adhesive Tape Lets You Build All Over The Walls

    The tyrannical reign of the floor is over. Now, the walls and, yes, even the ceiling are fair game in the world of Lego building. A couple designers from Cape Town, South Africa are crowdfunding a simple and ingenious creation — Lego-friendly adhesive tape. The tape is the sort of thick, heavy duty stuff you’ll see […]

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    Everything is Pretty Awesome About the LEGO Batman Movie

    There’s no shame in admitting that the LEGO Batman Movie has been my most highly anticipated film of 2017. After ogling LEGO Batman in the “original” LEGO Movie, I couldn’t wait to see Batman get all of the dedicated screen time that that handsome devil deserves. The movie’s plot focuses on a LEGO Batman who […]

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    Man Makes Self-Lacing Sneakers Out of Lego Bricks

    In the run up to Back to the Future day in 2015, Nike went all-in on the promise of self-lacing sneakers. They started off with a faithful recreation of the Nikes from Back to the Future II, but only Michael J. Fox got hooked up. After that, Nike had the tech and figured hey, why not make a […]

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    The University of Cambridge is Hiring a Professor of Lego

    One of the world’s most prestigious universities is hiring a professor of Lego, but if you want to apply, an engineering degree might not do you any good. Lego and the university are looking for an academic in the field of psychology to prove just how good playing with Lego bricks is for young kids. […]

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    This LEGO Getaway Racer is Ready to Race onto (and Across) Your Desk

    We’re loving all the showpiece Lego cars we’ve been seeing lately, but sometimes, we like a more technical challenge. Good thing Lego has a whole line of sets for that! The more complex Lego Technic line is no stranger to cars, putting out some fun builds like the Porsche 911. Their latest, appropriately, is a […]

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    Watch This Lego Bot Automate Halloween

    Not about to be bothered by all those trick-or-treaters on Halloween? Someone’s come up with a win-win solution — the CandyBot. Made from Lego bricks and a Lego Mindstorms robotics set, the CandyBot can dish out candy all by itself. Andy Milluzzi is a big Lego fan and the mastermind behind CandyBot. Using parts from a […]

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    The Beatles are Getting Lego Minifigs in a Yellow Submarine Set

    Looks like licensing is getting a little easier when it comes to The Beatles. It seems not so long ago that finding their music was impossible online (excluding piracy), but that line got crossed in the end. Now, we’re even getting their likenesses in Lego form in a new Yellow Submarine set, thanks to a […]

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    LEGO Speeds in With a Caterham Seven 620R Model

    British sports car manufacturer Caterham is so cool that I’ve never heard of them — and that’s not sarcasm, the coolest things in life are generally the things I’ve never heard of. Looks like they’re a company faithful to the classic sports car style, while using some very modern and very powerful engines on the inside. […]