LEGO Ideas Medieval Watermill Achieves 10,000 Supporters

LEGO Ideas Medieval Watermill Achieves 10,000 Supporters

The Medieval Watermill by fishingtwister is the latest project to achieve 10,000 supporters on LEGO Ideas. The project can easily incorporate into a castle themed setting. It proposes three minifigures, a mom, dad, and son but the main feature here is that it can integrate Power Functions to rotate the watermill with everything hidden inside the building. The project now joins The Blues Mobile, SE [...]

LEGO Minecraft The Ice Spikes (21131) Review

LEGO Minecraft The Ice Spikes (21131) Review

Next up on my reviews of the LEGO Minecraft sets, I have The Ice Spikes (21131) which contains 454 pieces and retails for $39.99. The contents of the box include four numbered bags and two instruction booklets. Minifigures There is only one minifigure in this set and it’s Steve. He has on the usual blue shirt, purple pants outfit. He also has on some iron armor and helmet. His accessory i [...]

Review: 30449 The Milano

Review: 30449 The Milano

The Milano is the main spacecraft used by the Guardians of the Galaxy for interstellar flights and has been officially rendered in LEGO three times, including a mini polybag version, 30449 The Milano. It's currently available at Toys R Us in the UK for £4.99 or is free with LEGO Super Heroes purchases over £15, which is a low threshold for such a cool freebie. We'll be review [...]

LEGO BrickHeadz animal suit costumes!

LEGO BrickHeadz animal suit costumes!

The LEGO BrickHeadz collection has been a big hit with LEGO fans, and not just because it offers a series of fun collectible characters, but because the building style can be used as a template to turn anyone into a BrickHeadz. Since the series came out, LEGO fans have been busy making their own BrickHeadz […] [...]

LEGO Star Wars Toys R Us May the 4th Building Event

LEGO Star Wars Toys R Us May the 4th Building Event

The Toys R Us website hasn’t been updated yet but there will be a LEGO Star Wars May the 4th building event on May 6 from 12-2pm. There’s no word yet on what the build will be but hopefullyl we’ll get to see something before the event actually starts. If you are attending, remember to get there early as these events are very popular. The post LEGO Star Wars Toys R Us May the 4th [...]

Forthcoming events

Forthcoming events

The following events are taking place in the next 30 days:AfricaSouth AfricaDisplay Event at Lilliputs06 - 07 MayRosebank, JohannesburgAsiaThailandThailand Toy Expo 201704 - 07 MayBangkokEuropeBelgiumBrick Mania Li√®ge 201720 - 21 MayLi√®geGermanyBRICKMANIE 2017 - Solingen Germany13 MaySolingen 42699IrelandNaas Library 19 and 20 May 201719  [...]

LEGO Creator Fairground Carousel (10256) Rumored for June Release

LEGO Creator Fairground Carousel (10256) Rumored for June Release

In the last few years except for 2016, LEGO has released some LEGO Creator D2C Fairground sets. There’s a rumor of a Fairground Carousel (10256) that has been floating the LEGO community for a few months now and it looks like it will be coming on June 1 according to Tragic Banjo over on Eurobricks. LEGO might have been dropping hints since March when the LEGO Star Wars UCS Snowspeeder (75144 [...]

Watch LEGO Nexo Knights Season 1-3 episodes

Watch LEGO Nexo Knights Season 1-3 episodes

The LEGO Nexo Knights animated television series has been at its third season this year, and it’s quite an enjoyable show, with a good story and beautiful animation. It follows the adventures of five young knights (Clay, Aaron, Lance, Princess Macy, and Axl), who protect the kingdom of Knighton from Monstrox (an evil wizard who […] [...]

75191 Jedi Starfighter with Hyperdrive Booster Ring images

75191 Jedi Starfighter with Hyperdrive Booster Ring images

Toys R Us Hong Kong has published pictures of 75191 Jedi Starfighter with Hyperdrive Booster Ring. The set contains four minifigs: Obi-Wan Kenobi, Jango Fett and young Boba Fett with mini legs, plus an R4-P17 Astromech droid figure. It's exactly ten years since LEGO last produced a set featuring a hyperdrive ring, 7661 Jedi Starfighter with Hyperdrive Booster Ring, however the design of the [...]

Issue 27 of Hispabrick Magazine now available

Issue 27 of Hispabrick Magazine now available

Issue 027 of HispaBrick Magazine, the excellent -- and free -- magazine made by and for fans of LEGO is now available for download. Here's the press release: This issue includes the last of the interviews from the LEGO Fan Media Days and includes updates and exclusive information on LEGO Bionicle and LEGO House. We also interview builder Castor Troy and Kim Ellekjær Thomsen from Commun [...]

[UK/EU] Star Wars 40% discounts

[UK/EU] Star Wars 40% discounts

So, the plan was that in the run-up to the May the Fourth promotion LEGO was going to reveal the sets that'll be 40% off during the period, one set at a time, at shop.LEGO.com. Fan sites were told the list in advance but asked to play along with LEGO's little marketing game. However, some sites published the whole list yesterday so that soon went down the pan. So far three sets have been [...]

LEGO Star Wars Jedi Starfighter with Hyperdrive (75191) Official Images

LEGO Star Wars Jedi Starfighter with Hyperdrive (75191) Official Images

Toys R Us Hong Kong has posted the official images of the LEGO Star Wars Jedi Starfighter with Hyperdrive (75191). The set has four minifigures including R4-P17, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Boba Fett, and Jango Fett. I assume the build is based on the Episode II: Attack of the Clones where Obi-Wan is going to Kamino where he discovers the Clone Army. I’ve been told the set will go for about $129.99. He [...]

LEGO Nexo Knights Battle Pod Coming

LEGO Nexo Knights Battle Pod Coming

It looks like we have a new LEGO Nexo Knights Battle Pod polybag coming soon. Just2Good over on Twitter has posted what appears to be a Battle Pod similar to The LEGO Batman Movie one but with a color swap. The Battle Pod also includes a Knight along with some accessories including a sword and a Nexo Power. There’s no word when we expect to see it released as a promotion but we know one is c [...]

New reviews

New reviews

These reviews have been contributed by Brickset users recently:ImageSet detailsReview summaryAuthor70902 Catwoman Catcycle ChaseThe Nearly-Annual Catcycle Chase - Now With a Bigger Bikeredbeardlegoman41183 The Goblin King's Evil DragonRoyal winged lizardDeathcakesISBN1911113879 The Streets of BrickingdonAn amazing LEGO bookAlex.w8371011 Clumsy GuyOh No, not again! Ouch.Odeinoichus60134 Fun in the [...]

Brick Breakdown: LEGO POTC Silent Mary

Brick Breakdown: LEGO POTC Silent Mary

(Written by William) In this Brick Breakdown series, I review official LEGO sets from the perspective of finding interesting building techniques that we can learn from. Today we will be examining the recently released #71042 LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean Silent Mary. But before we begin, let me give you some overall impressions I had […] [...]

[UK/EU] Star Wars 40% discounts

[UK/EU] Star Wars 40% discounts

In the run-up to the May the Fourth promotion LEGO is going to reveal the sets that'll be 40% off during the period, one set at a time, at shop.LEGO.com. Today the first one was revealed: On 6th May, 75171 Battle on Scarif, which normally retails at £55, will be c. £33. We'll keep you informed during the week. © 2017 Brickset.com. Republication prohibited without pri [...]

[EU] Free R3 unit in May

[EU] Free R3 unit in May

Andres over at Zusammengebaut has his hands on a German store calendar for May and has reported that 40268 R3-M2 polybag will be free with Star Wars purchases from 7th to the 31st May 2017, which is (of course!) just after May the Fourth promotions end. Looks like we'll all be buying plenty of Star Wars sets... Check back later today for news about the sets that'll be 40% off during the [...]

Blocks magazine 31 press release

Blocks magazine 31 press release

Brick Factor, famous fans and Cyberpunk in Blocks magazine Issue 31 There are all kinds of LEGO fans around the world, and the latest issue of Blocks magazine demonstrates that by talking to a mixed martial artist, competitive builders down under and one of the most dedicated collectors. We take a look at Australia’s answer to The X Factor, as the country’s first LEGOLAND Discovery C [...]

April offer from Chowren Toys

April offer from Chowren Toys

Here's word of the latest offer from Chowren Toys: For April we are making available Ultra Agents 70160 Riverside Raid to readers of Brickset for $9.99. All readers need to do is enter promo code: BRICKSET70160 at the checkout to get the discounted price. There are total of 70 units available with limit of 10 per customer while supplies last. This promotion will only last until April 28 2017 [...]