A Look At LEGO…. Fabuland
Feb26

A Look At LEGO…. Fabuland

According to the My Sets section of Brickset, I own 1700 minifigures and of all those minifigures only one is an elusive resident of Fabuland. The Fabuland minfigures are like no other, too big to be a standard LEGO® minifigure and too small to be a Duplo figure. They are unmistakably LEGO but remain one of the most unique range of characters to appear in the world of LEGO. So we thought it would be fun to take A Look At LEGO…....

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A Look at LEGO… Pirates Of The Caribbean
Feb22

A Look at LEGO… Pirates Of The Caribbean

With the news that the Pirates of the Caribbean theme is to set sail once more after a six year absence, we thought it was the perfect opportunity to scurry up to the crow’s nest and take A Look at LEGO… Pirates of the Caribbean. Way back in 2010 it was announced that sets based on the first four Pirates of the Caribbean movies would be released in Spring of 2011. The arrival of the new theme was first teased during Comic...

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A Look At LEGO… BrickHeadz
Jan24

A Look At LEGO… BrickHeadz

Next month LEGO® will unleash a brand new collectable theme dubbed BrickHeadz. The new line of sets will transform popular characters from a number of licensed IPs into stylised LEGO builds. BrickHeadz were introduced last year during Comic-Con, where eight characters were offered to a lucky few attending the event. These included four double packs, two from DC Comics featuring Batman, Joker, Wonder Woman and Superman. Along with two...

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Remembering Carrie Fisher – A Look At LEGO… Leia
Dec29

Remembering Carrie Fisher – A Look At LEGO… Leia

On Tuesday evening, the galaxy lost a true icon as Carrie Fisher, best known to many as head strong Princess Leia, sadly passed away after suffering a heart attack on a flight from London to L.A. Although best known for her role in Star Wars, Carrie appeared in a number of other iconic roles including Blue Brothers, When Harry Met Sally and The Burbs. Carrie recently reprised her most iconic in The Force Awakens. As well as being an...

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A Look At LEGO…. Thanksgiving Sets
Nov24

A Look At LEGO…. Thanksgiving Sets

Toady is the day our American chums give thanks before hitting the stores on Friday to grab a pre-Christmas bargain. Yes today is Thanksgiving and although it’s one of the few American customs to take off here in the UK, we have still got to enjoy a Thanksgiving-themed LEGO set or two in recent years. So to celebrate Thanksgiving we’re taking A Look At LEGO…. Thanksgiving Sets. There’s a been a LEGO turkey or...

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A Look At LEGO… and BBC Children in Need
Nov18

A Look At LEGO… and BBC Children in Need

It’s BBC Children in Need day here in the UK and the long running charity event has helped to raise millions of pounds for children’s charity since it began in 1980. Over the years a number of companies have partnered with the funding raising event to help raise even more money via the sales of BBC Children in Need branded goods. One such company is The LEGO Group. Back in 2011 LEGO teamed up with the BBC and Asda stores...

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