Custom LEGO board games pack & more!

Custom LEGO board games pack & more!

As we discussed previously (see links at the end of this post), Build Better Bricks is an online shop run by the guys behind The Brick Show, where you can download custom LEGO instructions (free or for a reasonable fee), and purchase small LEGO building kits. We have talked about some of their products previously […] [...]

LEGO DC Super-Villains SDCC 2018 Trailer

LEGO DC Super-Villains SDCC 2018 Trailer

The San Diego Comic Con 2018 trailer for LEGO DC Super-VIllains has been released and we get to see a slew of new villains that we’ll be able to play as. This trailer is ahead of the LEGO DC Super-Villains: Meet the Talend Behind the Video Game Panel that will be held tomorrow at SDCC which we’ll most likely see even more character reveals and other details so stay tuned for that. I [...]

Aquaman set surfaces

Aquaman set surfaces

Brick Heroes has uncovered a hitherto unknown Aquaman set. 76095 Black Manta Strike contains 235 pieces and three minifigs -- Aquaman, Mera and Black Manta -- and will be released on August 1st priced at 39.99€. You can view a image of the box after the break. Continue reading »© 2018 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without prior permission. [...]

LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes Aquaman Black Manta Strike Found at SDCC 2018

LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes Aquaman Black Manta Strike Found at SDCC 2018

It looks like there is an unannounced LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes set that is available for purchase at San Diego Comic Con 2018 and that is the Aquaman Black Manta Strike from the upcoming Aquaman movie. Looking at it closely, the build is mostly the robotic Black Manta along with the Aquaman and Mera minifigures. I’ll have to swing by the LEGO booth tomorrow and pick it up. I’m guess [...]

Random set of the day: Treasure Chest

Random set of the day: Treasure Chest

Today's random set is 1788 Treasure Chest, released in 1995. It's one of 4 Pirates sets produced that year. It contains 159 pieces and 4 minifigs, and its retail price was US$22. It's owned by 615 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.Continue reading »© 2018 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without prior permission. [...]

Giant LEGO Technic bridge building machine

Giant LEGO Technic bridge building machine

If you like to watch videos of massive machinery in action, you likely ran across the Chinese bridge builder machine. Rather than using a stationary or crawler crane to lift the girder of a bridge off the ground and drop it into place, this monster machine drives the girder onto the previously placed girder, slowly […] [...]

Review: 10262 James Bond Aston Martin DB5

Review: 10262 James Bond Aston Martin DB5

LEGO has created products for more than forty licensed themes since 1999, ranging from Star Wars and The Simpsons to Ferrari and Winnie the Pooh! Nevertheless, the announcement of 10262 James Bond Aston Martin DB5 surprised many LEGO fans as certain aspects of the James Bond franchise seem poorly suited to the brand. However, I am an enormous fan of James Bond so have been looking forward to buil [...]

LEGO Creator James Bond Aston Martin DB5 (10262) Officially Announced

LEGO Creator James Bond Aston Martin DB5 (10262) Officially Announced

After much teasing on social media, LEGO has officially announced the next LEGO Creator set with the James Bond Aston Martin DB5 (10262). It has 1,290 pieces and retails for $149.99. VIP Early Access for the set is today July 18 and will be available to the general public on August 1.Uncover the secrets of 007’s most famous vehicle with the LEGO® Creator Expert James Bond Aston Martin DB5Combining [...]

10262 Aston Martin DB5 revealed!

10262 Aston Martin DB5 revealed!

Here's the press release for the next Creator Expert car that's just been unveiled in Leicester Square: 10262 James Bond Aston Martin DB5 £129.99, prices in other markets not known at this time 1,290 pieces, available now. Uncover the secrets of 007’s most famous vehicle with the LEGO Creator Expert James Bond Aston Martin DB5! Combining a wealth of sophisticated gadgetry an [...]

James Bond Aston Martin reveal today

James Bond Aston Martin reveal today

Our man is in London's Leicester Square this morning on a top secret mission to gather intelligence on the James Bond Aston Martin set. So far his reconnaissance has revealed this life-size car but we are expecting more information at 10:07 BST, so check back here later for more! © 2018 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without prior permission. [...]

Random set of the day: Fire Crusher

Random set of the day: Fire Crusher

Today's random set is 8136 Fire Crusher, released in 2007. It's one of 21 Racers sets produced that year. It contains 65 pieces, and its retail price was US$10/£6.99. It's owned by 524 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.Continue reading »© 2018 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without prior permission. [...]

LEGO Ideas Voltron (21311) Review

LEGO Ideas Voltron (21311) Review

When the LEGO Ideas Voltron (21311) was first announced that would become an official set, my inner adult child was filled with joy. Some of you may know that I’m a huge fan of the show but I have pretty much collected a number of Voltron toys and to have this set in my hands is something I’ve never dreamed would have happened. For the background of the Voltron project on LEGO Ideas, L [...]

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2018 Spider-Man Mech vs. Venom Mech Set Revealed

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2018 Spider-Man Mech vs. Venom Mech Set Revealed

LEGO has revealed a new 2019 LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Spider-Man Mech vs Venom Mech set that will be on display at San Diego Comic Con 2018 this week. It consists of 604 pieces and will retail for $49.99 and it’s basically a Spider-Man mech versus a large Venom mech. The minifigures included are Spider-Man, Venom, Spider-Gwen, and Aunt May.The post LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2018 Spider-Man Me [...]

Spider-Man and Venom Mechs revealed!

Spider-Man and Venom Mechs revealed!

A new 2019 Marvel Super Heroes set has been revealed on Gizmodo ahead of San Diego Comic-Con. These Spider-Man and Venom mechs (no number or official name yet) will be released on December 1st for $50 and 604 pieces. The set features the two arch-enemies doing battle, Aunt May, and the physical LEGO debut of Ghost Spider aka Spider-Gwen! What do you think? Let us know in the comments below. Keep [...]

LEGO Star Wars UCS Kessel Run Falcon

LEGO Star Wars UCS Kessel Run Falcon

While we have gotten many different sizes and designs of the Millennium Falcon through the years, the recently released #75212 LEGO Star Wars Kessel Run Millennium Falcon is unique amongst them all; it’s the only Falcon that is not prominently gray. The fresh white and blue color-scheme is inspired by the newer and shinier version […] [...]

Review: 21311 Voltron

Review: 21311 Voltron

21311 Voltron was revealed a few weeks ago after what must be the longest gestational period of any LEGO Ideas set. It's the biggest mech LEGO has ever made and its sheer size, weight and transformation complexity presented unique challenges to the designers that took time to overcome, which I suspect was the cause of much of the delay. Was it worth the wait? Continue reading »© 2018 B [...]

Random set of the day: Recon Robot

Random set of the day: Recon Robot

Today's random set is 6889 Recon Robot, released in 1994. It's one of 10 Space sets produced that year. It contains 135 pieces and 1 minifig, and its retail price was US$12. It's owned by 3414 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.Continue reading »© 2018 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without prior permission. [...]

LEGO Marvel Thanos SDCC 2018 Statue

LEGO Marvel Thanos SDCC 2018 Statue

LEGO has revealed another statue that fans attending San Diego Comic Con 2018 this week can take a picture with and that is the Mad Titan himself, Thanos. Standing at 8 1/2 feet tall and weighing in at over 450 pound, the model used 91,350 pieces to create. In addition to Thanos, Ultrakatty from The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part will also be on hand as well. I expect there will be at least a few m [...]

Review: Display Stand for 75192 Millennium Falcon - Wicked Brick

Review: Display Stand for 75192 Millennium Falcon - Wicked Brick

Experienced LEGO collectors will be aware that displaying sets can be difficult, especially where larger models are concerned. 75192 Millennium Falcon presents a particular challenge, due not only to its enormous size but also its awkward shape which occupies a great deal of room. Several different display solutions have been presented since the set was released last year, ranging from installing [...]

Brick Breakdown: LEGO Roller Coaster

Brick Breakdown: LEGO Roller Coaster

(Written by William) Ever since the LEGO Creator Fairground sets looked like they were going to make up a regular series, I was eagerly looking forward to each new addition, and I was also secretly hoping for a roller coaster. To fuel my hopes, the background graphics of the previous LEGO Creator Fairground sets featured […] [...]