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    LEGO SHIELD Avenger Helicarrier Will Blow Your Mind

    We’ll happily belabor the point—we’re in a golden age of LEGO. We’ve seen some amazing models from LEGO’s design house, but this Helicarrier is some next level stuff, stocked with tons of details and a few LEGO firsts. The LEGO SHIELD Helicarrier is based on the Avengers’ helicarrier from The Avengers and Captain America movies, […]

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    Scooby Doo and the Gang Get the LEGO Treatment

    LEGO is on it these days. After giving The Simpsons the brick treatment, LEGO is turning to an even older cartoon—one shrouded in a bit more mystery. Yep, later this year, you can buy yourself LEGO sets featuring the Mystery Machine and its team of ghost-debunking, road-tripping, meddling kids (and their dog). At the British […]

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    LEGO Minifigure Postcard Might Be the Best Holiday Card – EVER

    I’ll be honest, I’m a humorless person. I usually suppress a groan when I see all those animated holiday cards popping up around this time of year. But this, this is a holiday card I support enthusiastically. This year, you can send your relations a LEGO minifigure family photo, pets included, which is what you […]

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    Rent LEGO Sets with a Pley Subscription

    LEGO as a subscription service? That’s what Pley has been offering since last year to avid LEGO fans of all ages, earning itself the title of “the Netflix for LEGOs.” The comparison is apt—you browse through Pley’s selection of LEGO sets, queue up the ones you want, and then get the top set on the queue mailed […]

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    New Lego Collections Blend AR and Traditional Building

    Lego remains one of the best loved and best selling kids toys. And they’re no slouch when it comes to advances in technology either. Products like Lego Mindstorms and Lego Universe pushed the Lego envelope by melding real land virtual play. The newest high touch meets high tech collection is Lego Fusion — a mashup […]

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    Lego Mindstorms EV3 Will Let Your Imagination Run Wild: Review

    Intelligent Lego robots have existed among us for years thanks to Lego Mindstorms. At long last, they’ve just released Mindstorm EV3. EV3 is everything you could imagine for 2014 robotics: motors, sensors, Bluetooth, WiFi, and more. The EV3 has unlimited capability and will appeal to users of all ages. At it’s most basic level, the […]

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    LEGO Fan Uses Her Skill To Create Best Résumé Ever

    Anyone who still thinks of LEGO as a boys’ toy should have reconsidered that notion a really, really long time ago. But, if they somehow haven’t yet, what Leah has done should definitely change their minds. The intrepid young job-seeker (literally) built her résumé around the use of LEGO.

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    Long Live the Brick, the LEGO Power Brick That is

    Want to know how awesome LEGO is? When someone makes a LEGO external battery pack, it’s not just a quirky gimmick, it’s legitimately one of the best battery packs money can buy. Long live the brick. The battery part is standard – the COI+ LEGO Power Brick houses a 4,200 mAh battery and has Micro […]

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    LEGO Booth Tour at Toy Fair 2014 – Brick by Brick [Images]

    LEGO is having an amazing year so far and it is only going to get better as we get further along in 2014. From building sets that include The LEGO Movie, Chima, Hero Factory, to licensed themes that feature everyone from Marvel Super Heroes to the Avengers – if you are a LEGO fan, get […]

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    Everything About the Lego Movie is Awesome: Review

    “Everything is Awesome,” that pretty much sums up The Lego Movie debuting this weekend. The theme song, which will quickly brainwash you and your kids alike, is just one example of how cheeky and adorable The Lego Movie is. This wonderful little film; that took nearly 5 years to make, tells the tale of an […]

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    The Adult Lego Watch Has Arrived: Review

    There have been many imitators, but LEGO is finally getting into the watch business for adults. Until now, their LEGO watches have been targeted at kids, but now the adults are getting some LEGO time and these aren’t just one-off pieces. There will be a collection of about 24 watches available, and they tell a […]

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    Google Makes Chrome Even More Alluring with LEGO Extension

    The LEGO movie is coming out next week, and to celebrate, Chrome has a new app that will pretty much guarantee that you will get absolutely no work done for the foreseeable future. Google is opening up Build With Chrome, which turns the entire world into a LEGO playset. If you let the web app […]

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    The Simpsons LEGO Set is Pretty Much Irresistible

    The LEGO set you never knew you wanted (until right now) is here. Well, almost here. Come February, you’ll be able to get The Simpsons in LEGO form, from the pink car to the couch to Marge’s hair. LEGO has come to an agreement with Twentieth Century Fox to create a LEGO model of the […]

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    9MM LEGO Gun Shoots Bricks

    If it exists, you can pay homage to it in LEGO form. The people’s art form, the LEGO brick is infinitely malleable – whether we’re talking about 12-year-old me making battlecruisers from Starcraft or about this guy, who has gone and made an entire arsenal out of LEGO bricks, a pile of loose bricks is […]

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    This Lego Watch is for the Adults

    LEGO is in. Well, it was always in, but now LEGO is hitting never-before-seen heights, as kids who grew up with LEGO bricks scattered around the house are now trend-setting adults. And so, we have the LEGO My Watch.

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    LEGO Builder iPhone Case is Official, and Officially Awesome

    You know LEGO has arrived in a big way when LEGO products start getting the launch party treatment, complete with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. That’s what is going down tonight in Los Angeles, as Belkin and LEGO celebrate the launch of the first official LEGO smartphone case. This one is made for the iPhone 5 […]