LEGO City Mars Exploration Satellite (30365) Polybag Found

LEGO City Mars Exploration Satellite (30365) Polybag Found

The month of June will be a space themed month for LEGO and it looks like there’s a new polybag to search for if you collect the theme. According to Reddit, there’s a new LEGO City Mars Exploration Satellite (30365) polybag that should be showing up soon in stores. The polybag includes an astronaut as well as a satellite with printed pieces for the solar panels. I’m not sure when [...]

Random set of the day: Knockturn Alley

Random set of the day: Knockturn Alley

Today's random set is 4720 Knockturn Alley, released in 2003. It's one of 2 Harry Potter sets produced that year. It contains 209 pieces and 2 minifigs, and its retail price was US$20/£19.99. It's owned by 1779 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.Continue reading »© 2019 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without pri [...]

LEGO Star Wars Snowspeeder – 20th Anniversary Edition (75259) Review

LEGO Star Wars Snowspeeder – 20th Anniversary Edition (75259) Review

On to my next review of the LEGO Star Wars 20th Anniversary sets, I’ll be taking a look at the Snowspeeder (75259). It is an updated version of the original 7130 set from 1999. The Snowspeeder has 309 pieces and retail for $39.99. Minifigures There are four minifigures in this set, Luke Skywalker, Dak Ralter, a Rebel Trooper, and Lando Calrissian. Luke has on the orange pilot outfit wit [...]

Review: 30527-1 - Lucy vs. Alien Invader?

Review: 30527-1 - Lucy vs. Alien Invader?

LEGO bricks in small plastic bags have been with us for almost fifty years, but the real polybags were invented in 1983 and first appeared in some fast-food restaurant in Salt Lake City, Utah. Let me show you the Visual History of LEGO Polybags with a review of one of its latest examples. Beware though: reading this article might awaken your innate and ancient hunter! [...]

New LEGO Space Set Coming Soon

New LEGO Space Set Coming Soon

LEGO has teased on social media of a new space set that will be coming soon to a store near you. If you’ve looked online hard enough, you probably already know what this is but if you chose to stay clear of it, you’ll be pretty surprised. The clip shown below shows a lunar lander on the moon with a space minifigure hopping off and leaving a footprint. The post New LEGO Space Set Comin [...]

My LEGO City: A personal story – Part 9

My LEGO City: A personal story – Part 9

(Written by Mark H. Avery) In this series, I have been sharing my own personal story in the LEGO hobby, including slowly building up a collection of sets from the 1970s to the 1990s, and constructing a LEGO city. If you like, you can read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, […] [...]

The Legacy of LEGO Ninjago

The Legacy of LEGO Ninjago

A few days ago, I did a post regarding the upcoming season of LEGO Ninjago: Secrets of the Forbiddedn Spinjitzu and it seemed to be pretty popular among you guys, especially on Twitter. LEGO has released a blog post on the LEGO Ambassador Network with an interview with Tommy Andreasen, Tommy Kalmar, and Michael Svane Knap talking about the legacy of LEGO Ninjago. The main subject matter is about t [...]

Random set of the day: Magic Mountain Time Lab

Random set of the day: Magic Mountain Time Lab

Today's random set is 6494 Magic Mountain Time Lab, released in 1996. It's one of 5 Time Cruisers sets produced that year. It contains 504 pieces and 4 minifigs, and its retail price was US$64. It's owned by 831 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.Continue reading »© 2019 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without pr [...]

LEGO Legacy: Heroes Unboxed Mobile Game Announced

LEGO Legacy: Heroes Unboxed Mobile Game Announced

A few days ago, I reported on a new LEGO mobile game that is being developed and today Gameloft and LEGO has revealed the name to be LEGO Legacy: Heroes Unboxed. In the game, you’ll be able to play as classic and modern LEGO minifigures in RPG team battles and adventures. Check out the teaser trailer and the press release below. Gameloft and the LEGO Group Unveil “LEGO Legacy: Heroes [...]

LEGO Ideas third 2018 review results

LEGO Ideas third 2018 review results

More news from LEGO Ideas! As we discussed previously, the LEGO Ideas review board has been working on wrapping up the third 2018 LEGO Ideas review period, and the results are now in! There were five fantastic projects in this review period, all of them with the required 10,000 supporters. In the announcement below, host […] [...]

LEGO Tower Design a Virtual Floor Winners Announced

LEGO Tower Design a Virtual Floor Winners Announced

A few months ago, LEGO ran a contest for the upcoming LEGO Towers mobile game and the winners have finally been chosen. There were over 560 entries and they have said that it is one of the most popular contests they’ve ran and the six winners will have their builds implemented into the game. Bikeshop by CavemanBuilder Capsule Hotel by TOMOELL Dinosaur Museum by Sokoda Old Gold Mine by Ur [...]

More Images of Summer 2019 LEGO Minifigure Packs

More Images of Summer 2019 LEGO Minifigure Packs

A few days ago we got our first look at some of the summer 2019 LEGO Minifigure Packs and we now have more images of the sets including closeups of the minifigures. Ninjago (40342) Spider-Man: Far From Home (40343) City Summer Party (40344) City Mars Exploration (40345) **Via Mir-Kubikov via PromoBricks** The post More Images of Summer 2019 LEGO [...]

Random set of the day: Cyber Blaster

Random set of the day: Cyber Blaster

Today's random set is 6816 Cyber Blaster, released in 1997. It's one of 18 Space sets produced that year. It contains 20 pieces and 1 minifig, and its retail price was US$2. It's owned by 544 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.Continue reading »© 2019 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without prior permission. [...]

New LEGO Technic Control+ Motor & Hub Images

New LEGO Technic Control+ Motor & Hub Images

LEGO Fan Media Days is going on right now in Billund and a number of RLFM are in attendance for some exclusive interviews and presentations. Unfortunately, I’m not able to make it but our colleagues at Brickset has posted some new images of the new LEGO Technic motors that will be used in future sets including an Off-Road Vehicle (42099) and the Liebherr R9800 (42100). Both sets will use the [...]

LEGO Ideas 10th Anniversary re-vote now open

LEGO Ideas 10th Anniversary re-vote now open

As you may know, in late 2018 LEGO Ideas officially celebrated its 10-year anniversary. It’s been a journey that has brought so many incredible stories of collaborating with passionate LEGO fans around the world that has resulted in launching some of the most unique LEGO sets ever produced. Now, the LEGO Ideas team is giving […] [...]

Powered Up presentation

Powered Up presentation

Here are slides from the Powered Up presentation at the Fan Media Days in Billund. They answer a lot of questions about compatibility of the different systems, but if you have any that haven't been let me know in the comments and I'll ask them tomorrow. You can find images of the new Technic PUP components on Twitter. Continue reading »© 2019 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited w [...]

Interview with Mike Psiaki, designer of 10265 Ford Mustang

Interview with Mike Psiaki, designer of 10265 Ford Mustang

10265 Ford Mustang is probably among the most popular sets released during the first half of 2019. Brickset was recently able to meet Mike Psiaki and discuss the latest addition to the Creator Expert vehicles range. He provided us with fantastic insight surrounding the development of the Ford Mustang, even exhibiting some sketch models which you can view after the break! Brickset: When did you b [...]

LEGO Spider-Man: Far From Home Amazon Sales – May 2019

LEGO Spider-Man: Far From Home Amazon Sales – May 2019

Even though the LEGO Spider-Man: Far From Home sets were just released, they are currently on sale on Amazon. All three sets are 20% off their retail price so they’re not such a bad deal. Molten Man Battle (76128) – $24.00 Hydro-Man Attack (76129) – $32.00 Stark Jet and the Drone Attack (76130) – $56.00 The post LEGO Spider-Man: Far From Home Amazon Sales – May 201 [...]

Random set of the day: Aeroplane

Random set of the day: Aeroplane

Today's random set is 3505 Aeroplane, released in 1999. It's one of 8 Znap sets produced that year. It contains 23 pieces.It's owned by 80 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.Continue reading »© 2019 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without prior permission. [...]

Dinosaurs Fossils Skeletons to Become Next LEGO Ideas Set

Dinosaurs Fossils Skeletons to Become Next LEGO Ideas Set

LEGO has announced a short while ago that the Dinosaurs Fossils Skeletons – Natural History Collection will become the next LEGO Ideas set. The project was designed by Jonathan Brunn a. k.a. Mukkinn and the set is planned for a 2019 release. The details regarding the final design, pricing, and availability will be revealed later this year. In addition to this announcement, LEGO also stated t [...]