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  • February 9, 2016
    This is the paper airplane building and launching machine built by LEGO expert Arthur Sacek for an Arrow Electronics commercial (previously: this less pretty version built by somebody else). I have never been very good at building paper airplanes. I always come up with new de... / Continue →
  • January 21, 2016
    Note: Worthwhile, much higher resolution version of the above shot HERE. This is a LEGO recreation of the sinking of the Titanic built using over 120,000 LEGO pieces and 250 hours by "The Brick Man" Ryan McNaught, Mitchell Kruik and Clay Mellington. It is most impressive. Pr... / Continue →
  • January 13, 2016
    This is the official Batman Classic TV Series Batcave LEGO set. It contains 2,526 pieces, costs $270, and will be available this March. It comes complete with the Batcopter, Batmobile, Batcycle, nine minifigs and three kind of disjointed playsets. That's the thing I don't li... / Continue →
  • January 11, 2016
    This is a timelapse of LEGO maniac Peter "Cavegod" Brookdale building a custom designed 6,000 piece LEGO AT-AT Walker over the span of 26 hours. For reference, the largest official AT-AT set sold by LEGO is only 1,137 pieces. I think it's amazing how people can design and bui... / Continue →
  • January 6, 2016
    Because plastic milk crates nailed to the wall aren't fancy enough for some people, this is the Dinosaur Decorative Wall Shelving available from expand furniture. It's not actually one piece though, it's a bunch of interlocking pieces you assemble yourself, so you can customiz... / Continue →
  • December 15, 2015
    This is the EV3 Cookie Icing Machine built by LEGO loving couple Jason and Kristal of JK Brickworks. It can ice holiday cookies with star, angel and snowflake designs. You can follow their directions to build the same set for yourself HERE. Alternatively, learn how to ice co... / Continue →
  • December 4, 2015
    Note: Ful-res version of the chart right HERE. Woops, I actually meant HERE. This is the LEGO piece color chart created by Jeremy Moody. My girlfriend is moody. "WHAT?" I said you are my rock. "You can sleep in your car tonight." But you know what it does to my back! ... / Continue →
  • November 17, 2015
    These are the padded LEGO slippers designed to prevent foot pain when you step on LEGO blocks because your kids don't put their toys away like you asked them to. Me? I used to love picking up all my LEGO bricks when I was a kid because I would pretend I was a human vacuum cle... / Continue →
  • November 11, 2015
    These are a bunch of shots of the interior of the upcoming LEGO Ghostbusters Firehouse Headquarters set. Looks pretty good. I am going to have so much fun building this and playing with it. I mean, provided my parents don't ruin my whole life by not buying it for me. "So yo... / Continue →
  • October 29, 2015
    This is the official Ghostbusters Firehouse Headquarters set being released by LEGO on January 1st. Perfect, just in time for me to not be able to ask for one for Christmas. WHAT THE HELL WERE YOU THINKING, LEGO?! The 4,634 piece set features two floors with a laboratory, li... / Continue →
  • October 7, 2015
    LEGO has just announced via Facebook they're releasing their Doctor Who TARDIS set starting this December, just in time for everybody to go nuts trying to get one before Christmas. Will there be a fight in the toy store at the mall? There will be fights EVERYWHERE. I might e... / Continue →
  • September 29, 2015
    This is the LEGO electric guitar built by guitar maker Nicola Pavan (who traditionally works with wood). The body is entirely LEGO except for the bridge and electronics, but the neck is a regular guitar neck. Pavan added some glue and screws in order to hold everything togeth... / Continue →
  • August 18, 2015
    This is a video tour of the massive Hyrule Castle that LEGO maniac and Zelda fan Joseph Zawada built and recently displayed at Brickfair 2015 in Virginia. Joseph spent over two and a half years constructing the castle. Me? I have never spent two and a half years building anyt... / Continue →
  • August 12, 2015
    This is the 10,000-piece, 28-pound LEGO Jawa Sandcrawler built by Jarren Harkema and Calvin Hartley. It measures over three feet long and can actually crawl under its own power. Motors also operate the main front ramp, as well as an elevator and droid lift in the interior. Y... / Continue →
  • July 24, 2015
    These are some shots of the two-story villa that Chinese company ZhuoDa assembled in less than three hours using six previously 3-D printed modules. The company says it takes about 9 days to produce the modules. That is pretty impressive. Even more impressive considering the... / Continue →
  • July 8, 2015
    This is the 14-foot LEGO Starcraft II battlefield built by a group of international LEGO/Starcraft fans. It includes all three races and a ton of buildings and battle units. It made me think about how LEGO should create their own tabletop game like Warhammer and sell a ton of... / Continue →
  • July 2, 2015
    This is the first shot of the new LEGO Batmobile set for the upcoming Batman Vs. Superman movie. The set will be released January 1st of 2016, contain 306 pieces, and retail for $30. Honestly, I'm not a big fan of this Batmobile and I hope Superman kicks Batman's ass for driv... / Continue →
  • June 25, 2015
    These are some renderings of the Spaceballs Eagle 5 LEGO set proposed by LEGO Ideas member NvdK. Why he didn't actually build a real one is beyond me. Will the set ever reach production? I doubt it. If it does though it should come with the necessary pieces to convert the sh... / Continue →
  • June 15, 2015
    After securing the rights from Disney/Pixar, LEGO has just released the first images of its upcoming WALL-E set. The set started as a LEGO Ideas submission by Angus MacLane that got the necessary votes to be considered by LEGO for production (comparison shot between the origin... / Continue →
  • June 4, 2015
    This is a first look at the official $60 Big Bang Theory LEGO set due out later this year that people apparently wanted. I previously speculated it wouldn't get made, but I was wrong. For the record, that is the second time I've ever been wrong and I'm strong enough to admit ... / Continue →