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    Here’s LEGO’s First Wheelchair Minifigure

    In an effort to promote inclusivity, Lego has introduced a new wheelchair element in one of its newest sets. It’s the first time that Lego has addressed physical disabilities in their sets, the next move in Lego’s move toward making all builders feel welcome. The set in question is called Fun in the Park, and […]

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    Tomorrow’s College Football Playoff Semifinals Get a Sweet LEGO Promo Video

    The second annual College Football Playoffs are going to get underway tomorrow, as the BCS days grow ever-smaller in the rear-view mirror. This year’s quartet of Clemson, Michigan State, Alabama, and Oklahoma will compete for the national championship this year, the culmination of outstanding seasons built brick by brick, an idea that’s been taken literally […]

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    Shots of LEGO Ghostbusters Firehouse are Revealed, and Everything is Awesome

    It’s looking like Lego actually did call the Ghostbusters to advise on the creation of this set, because the minifigures and firehouse are on point. Lego’s newest (and priciest!) Ghostbusters set is of the team’s firehouse headquarters, and it’s required purchasing for anyone who paid up for the Ecto-1. A dozen minifigures are included in […]

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    LEGO Star Wars Droid Tales Finale Airs Tonight on Disney XD

    What’s the fastest way to get up to speed on the previous two trilogies in time for Star Wars: The Force Awakens this December? Well, aside from a Wikipedia jaunt, it’s probably by watching Lego Star Wars Droid Tales, a miniseries that’s been airing on Disney XD semi-regularly since July. Ironically enough, the brief series […]

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    Watch LEGO’s Minecraft: The Mine Get Built in a Minute

    LEGO’s Minecraft series is the perfect marriage between two amazing franchises. After all, Minecraft looks like it’s made out of LEGO pieces! And if you can’t get enough of the two, than you’ll love LEGO’s The Mine building set because it’s basically the flagship of LEGO’s Minecraft series.  To that effect, this intricate set packs […]

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    Star Wars: The Force Awakens LEGO Sets Are Finally Unveiled

    Get ready — Lego started releasing their Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens sets as part of Disney’s Force Friday event last week, and you’d better believe there’s more where that came from. But, let’s not get ahead of ourselves — there’s a lot already here to get through, so let’s start getting […]

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    LEGO Ninjago Takes on American Ninja Warrior, Rocks It

    Because everything can be improved when rendered in LEGO form, LEGO dropped a treat yesterday featuring their Ninjago ninjas. LEGO ninja Kai took on Mt. Midoriyama of American Ninja Warrior, and because this is a LEGO hype blast, he handles it without his ninja mask getting even a smidgen out of place. LEGO turned the […]

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    LEGO Dimensions Trailer is a Must for Whovians

    In June, we learned that LEGO Dimensions would include, among others, Doctor Who sets. LEGO finally dropped the Doctor Who trailer for Dimensions ahead of San Diego Comic-Con, and it looks like we’re going to be having a lot of fun with a lot of Doctors when the game hits in September. As with everyone […]

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    Giant United States Flag is Made of 109,200 LEGO Bricks

    Here’s a Fourth of July LEGO story to help you head into the holiday weekend — to celebrate the opening of the new Innovation Wing at the National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C., the final bricks have been laid on the largest United States flag ever to have been built entirely from LEGO […]

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    Watch the Avenger LEGO Shield Helicarrier Get Built in 90 Seconds

    Unless you live in a dark, dark hole, than you are probably aware of the fact that the Avengers is currently the greatest comic book inspired movie franchise in the world. So it only seems natural, that the a certain popular construction toy company would bestow upon the world one of their most impressive licensed-themed sets […]

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    World’s Largest LEGO Ship Sets Sail on the Queen Mary

    Work on the RMS Queen Mary, one of the most famous transatlantic ocean liners of the mid-twentieth century, was completed in 1934. 75 years later in 2009, construction of the Queen Mary was completed once again — in LEGO form. This July, that tremendous LEGO model will make the voyage from its native England to […]

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    The Big Bang Theory Gets the LEGO Treatment

    We’ve had a real LEGO TV breakthrough this year, with more Simpsons sets, Doctor Who sets, and maybe, just maybe, a Golden Girls set. Today, we’re hearing about one that definitely is getting made — the cast of Big Bang Theory is getting the brick treatment, along with Leonard and Sheldon’s living room. Aside from […]

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    LEGO Ferris Wheel is Pretty Epic

    While we’ve been pretty stoked about the deluge of awesome licensed LEGO sets over the past couple of years, a nagging doubt has arisen. In relying increasingly on media properties for inspiration, is LEGO losing its own natural creativity? Is LEGO on the road to being just another merchandise factory? Nah. Summer is coming, and […]