NEW PROMOTIONAL LEGO MINI PIGGY BANK 40251 FIRST LOOK

NEW PROMOTIONAL LEGO MINI PIGGY BANK 40251 FIRST LOOK

After the success of the LEGO’s first Piggy Coin Bank (40155) released in 2015, LEGO have decided to design and release a promotional Piggy Bank this year (not known yet on dates or locaions). This time round LEGO have got creative and designed a three in one coin bank – Pig / Mouse/ Panda. Carrying the Limited Edition Logo the set is likely to be a LEGO Shop promotion in the coming months. Image compliments of Brickset With the number…

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LEGO FIDGET SPINNER INSTRUCTIONS

LEGO FIDGET SPINNER INSTRUCTIONS

If you’re a parent like me it will be hard for you not to notice this Fidget Spinner craze sweeping the globe at the moment. Over the last few weeks various blogs and websites have posted videos showing how to utilise LEGO at home to create your own Fidget Spinner. Some even insulting LEGO followers stating how to make a LEGO Fidget spinner to only then use clone bricks in their video – Shame on you! Anyway thanks to Legoth…

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LEGO IDEAS – “GILMORE GIRLS” HITS 10,000 SUPPORTERS

LEGO IDEAS – “GILMORE GIRLS” HITS 10,000 SUPPORTERS

With the first 2017 review group locked away and a distant memory now we move into the second review of 2017 and our first entrant to hit 10,000 supporters – “Gilmore Girls” I’m sorry I have to admit I haven’t got a foggiest who and what the heck Gilmore Girls is. Initially I thought it was that show that my mum inflicted on my as a kid “Golden Girls”, but when I started digging was wrong thankfully (sorry for Golden Girl…

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LEGO MINECRAFT THE MOUNTAIN CAVE 21137 OFFICIAL IMAGES

LEGO MINECRAFT THE MOUNTAIN CAVE 21137 OFFICIAL IMAGES

After what has seemed like heaps of teasers via social media recently, LEGO has finally announced the LARGEST Minecraft set to date. LEGO Minecraft The Mountain Cave 21137 comes in at a crazy eye boggling 2,863 pieces and will definitely be a talking piece for the AFOL community or hours upon hours upon hours of fun and joy for kids (the latter for me). Though I’m not a personal fan I have seen from the sideline the Minecraft theme growing…

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LEGO PLANET CREW GRAB A NEW GUINNESS WORLD RECORD

LEGO PLANET CREW GRAB A NEW GUINNESS WORLD RECORD

The other day I mentioned the team at LEGO Planet Crew were aiming to grab a new Guinness World Record (previous post) at the Liverpool One Shopping Centre. Well yesterday they achieved this is in style by building a monster 7.5m wind turbine out of a whooping 146,000 LEGO bricks. The wind turbine was a labour of love between between LEGO Model Builders and three of the global LEGO Certified Professionals, Duncan Titmarsh (UK), Georg Schmitt (France) and Balázs Dóczy (Hungary). Image Compliments…

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LEGO PLANET CREW COOKING UP A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT

LEGO PLANET CREW COOKING UP A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT

The team over at LEGO Planet Crew are cooking up a Guinness World Record attempt at Liverpool’s One Shopping Centre on Paradise Street 9:00 am tomorrow. I think it’s fair to say the attempt will help push LEGO Planet Crew’s vision of driving The LEGO Group to a greener and sustainable future where all kids have access to play. The teaser video below suggests it may have something to do with the now iconic Wind Turbines that scatter various offshore locations throughout Europe…

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LEGO MOC TIME – “GREEN ABYSS”

LEGO MOC TIME – “GREEN ABYSS”

Nothing like a burst water main in the front yard to put pay to your regular LEGO Blogging! After cleaning up the unintended new garden feature – swamp! I thought it was only appropriate for my next post to be on a really interesting and detailed MOC titled “Green Abyss”. Tirrell Brown (Flickr – Blufiji) has created a modular interconnecting LEGO diorama using a dark murky swamp as inspiration for his tribe village setting. The MOC’s foundation is based on a SNOT…

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LEGO SUMMER JUNGLE SETS – BIG CAT LINE UP

LEGO SUMMER JUNGLE SETS – BIG CAT LINE UP

No matter how much the LEGO fan community push, dig and hunt out any news or leaks on future LEGO themes and sets LEGO still manages to keep a few surprises up its sleeve. Case point being the surprise additional big cat included in the up and coming LEGO City Jungle subtheme sets. Earlier in the year we saw the news and went barmy over the new Jungle subtheme with specific interest around the new LEGO Panther and quickly followed…

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LEGO UNIKITTY CONFIRMED FOR CARTOON NETWORK

LEGO UNIKITTY CONFIRMED FOR CARTOON NETWORK

Hit the drum roll please – The happy, joyous and colourful world of Unikitty is coming to Cartoon Network (CN) soon with Warner Bros Animation confirming this week the TV show is under production for CN. I think I’m going to have a very excitable little girl at home! The new show will take us back to Cloud Cuckoo Land and will expand the crew with Unikitty’s little brother and friends. Hopefully her adventures will be more calm and happy…

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LEGO SHOP PROMOTION – FREE R3-M2 DROID WITH ANY LEGO STAR WARS PURCHASE

LEGO SHOP PROMOTION – FREE R3-M2 DROID WITH ANY LEGO STAR WARS PURCHASE

It’s not often I do a dedicated blog on a LEGO Shop promotion, but every now and then LEGO throws in a cool promotion and new idea. Off the back of the recent Star Wars “May the 4th be with you” promotion LEGO has now followed up with a free R3-M2 droid from the recent standalone Star Wars movie – Rogue One. What makes this a little bit special is the inclusion of a new base plate (sorry I thought…

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