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    Lego Cuts a Sick Promo for Their Airport VIP Service Set

    We’ve been all about all the licensed sets Lego has been putting out, but they’re still not slacking when it comes to their own creations. We put together one of the latest sets from Lego’s new Nexo Knights series not too long ago, but now we’ve got our eyes to the sky. The Airport VIP […]

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    Watch Us Build the Lego Nexo Knights Jestro’s Volcano Lair Set

    Late last year, Lego kicked off a brand new franchise called Nexo Knights, bringing the chivalry of the medieval era into the unending cheekiness of the modern digital era. The franchise includes a mobile game, an animated series on Cartoon Network, and, of course, some awesome new sets. The second half of the animated series […]

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    Loot Crate July 2016 Review and Coupon Code

    Come see the world of tomorrow! Marvel at projections of the world to come! Delight in imagined tech and forward thinking inventions! Are you sold yet? Because July’s Loot Crate is all about getting FUTURISTIC. Here’s what we found in July’s crate: Exclusive Rick and Morty Tee – This T-shirt showcases Rick’s portal Gun, arguably his […]

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    Furby Is Back and Smarter Than Ever With a Connected Smartphone App

    The year was 1998 and it was magical. Tiger Electronics released a revolutionary toy that was technically a robot, but it was also cuddly and furry. It was called Furby and it was a huge seller, with more than a million little guys being sold during its holiday launch. Sales stayed strong for years after that. And now […]

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    Loot Crate June 2016 Review and Coupon Code

    June’s Loot Crate box looks at some of our favorite less-than-ideal pop culture societies. Welcome to DYSTOPIA – “A Nice Place to Die”. Check out what we got in our Crate this June: Fallout 4 Power Armor Dorbz fig by Funko! – if you are not familiar with the Dorbz collection, they are the really adorable versions […]

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    The Women of NASA Have Been Transformed into LEGO Minifigs

    Lego did right by everyone when they started up Lego Ideas. Lego fans can submit their own dream sets (and possibly get a bit of cash if they become real), Lego has an endless supply of creative suggestions, and we all get some awesome new sets out of it in the end. The fan submission […]

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    Game of Thrones x Clue Board Game Mashup Makes For A Perfect Marriage

    So, we’ve been slacking. Somehow, we didn’t know that a Game of Thrones edition of Clue exists, which is just the best board game for that show short of the actual Game of Thrones board game (which is based more on the books, anyway). USAopoly, the company that usually publishes these kinds of licensed board games, is at San […]

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    Adventure Time Gets Brickified into a Lego Set

    Lego, recognizing that their fans are really, really creative and really, really good at building stuff, set up Lego Ideas years ago. The site is a place for anyone to post their own submissions for sets they’d like to see, some of which Lego has actually made into reality. Today, we’re learning that we’ve got […]

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    Disney’s Cinderella Castle is Now a LEGO Set

    When Lego revealed that this year’s minifigure collection was going to be full of Disney characters, we should have seen this coming. Perhaps we were scared to get our hopes up. But no, it’s real, and it’s shipping out this September — Lego has created a fully detailed set for the Disney Castle found in Disney […]

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    NASA’s Juno Space Probe is Being Manned by Three Lego Minifigs

    Today, NASA announced that their Juno space probe had successfully started orbiting Jupiter, in the culmination of a journey that started five years ago. The probe will get much closer to the gas giant than we’ve ever been before, allowing NASA scientists to better understand both the planet and its many moons. We were also […]

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    Wonder Woman Gets Another New Action Figure

    Since late last year, DC and Mattel have been running an animated web series on YouTube called DC Super Hero Girls. It hews to a pretty tried and true formula — take a bunch of famous characters, turn them into high school students, and tell simple coming of age stories — but it’s a lot of fun […]

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    Former NASA Engineer Builds the World’s Largest Nerf Gun

    Mark Rober is a man of many talents. The former NASA engineer worked on getting the Mars Curiosity Rover to the red planet. From what it looks like, he’s now trying to build a Nerf gun that can land darts on Mars — his latest creation is the largest Nerf gun on Earth, and yes, it […]

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    Funko Is Going Gold With These Awesome Golden Girls Figurines

    It’s all going right for fans of The Golden Girls this week. First we heard about an official Golden Girls cafe on its way to New York later this year, and now we’ve got Funko giving all four best friends the Pop! treatment. We wouldn’t be surprised if these figurines ended up in that cafe, either. In August, […]

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    The ’60s Volkswagen Beetle is Now a Brickified LEGO Car

    This counts when playing Slugbug, right? Lego’s line of auto models has really become something to admire lately, with some impressive and very well-designed sets hitting shelves (like the Technic Porsche and a Mini Cooper). If you were into those, better set aside another chunk of cash for this August — the latest auto set is […]