Top 10 Best LEGO Helicopters Sets
Oct13

Top 10 Best LEGO Helicopters Sets

The humble helicopter has made a vast appearance across numerous LEGO® themes over the years. In fact they have almost been around for as long as the LEGO brick has. Since the 70s there has been well over 300 sets to feature a helicopter, some have used the term fairly loosely, but the aircraft has cropped up in some rather surprising themes, making it one of the most versatile vehicles and the perfect subject for a BricksFanz Top Ten...

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LEGO Harry Potter Comparing Characters Continued
Sep22

LEGO Harry Potter Comparing Characters Continued

2018 sees the triumphant return of Harry Potter and J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World to LEGO®, with the release of numerous sets and, in a dream come true for character collectors, a series of Collectible Minifigures (CMFs). In my last article I took a close look at Harry Potter’s representation over the years since his 2001 minifigure debut. Today I’m going to take a look at Harry’s classmates in minifigure form, comparing their...

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Batman Day: Top 10 Best LEGO Batman Sets
Sep15

Batman Day: Top 10 Best LEGO Batman Sets

It’s Batman Day, so as the world celebrates its greatest detective, I take a look at the best LEGO® sets currently available, which feature the dark knight. Batman has been iconic part of the LEGO brand for a number of years now. Long before his much-loved role in The LEGO Movie, which lead to his own big screen outing, Batman has appeared in many different forms across a number of LEGO sets and products. There are currently a...

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Inking The Incredible With The Brick Illustrator
Sep05

Inking The Incredible With The Brick Illustrator

Over the last few months you may have seen some pretty impressive LEGO® illustrations pop on on social media. Which is exactly where I discovered the amazing work of The Brick Illustrator. As a LEGO fan I love it when people present their similar passions is creative ways, which is exactly what The Brick Illustrator does. From fan favourite characters to custom creations, each piece of LEGO is brought to life with brush strokes and...

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1978 More Than Just Minifigures
Aug29

1978 More Than Just Minifigures

Today we’ve been joining in on all the 40th anniversary celebrations of LEGO® Minifigures. First introduced in 1978, the Minifigure has gone one to become a cultural icon and ambassador of the LEGO brand. Their appearance in the late 70s was a major turning point for the LEGO system of play, allowing kids (and adults) to fully project themselves into these mini plastic vessels. As much as LEGO bricks inspired kids to become...

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A Look At LEGO…. Racers
Aug27

A Look At LEGO…. Racers

LEGO® Games have taken many forms over the years, but before TT Games took the reins and created the LEGO Games we know and love today, various other developers created a varied range of titles. One such game was LEGO Racers, a fairly primitive looking, racing adventure, which introduce the world to driver extraordinaire and Master Builder Rocket Racer. So let’s start those engines and take A Look At LEGO…. Racers. Despite...

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A Look At LEGO…. Lando Calrissian
Aug22

A Look At LEGO…. Lando Calrissian

He may be the galaxy’s smoothest smuggler but the legendary Lando Calrissian hasn’t managed to sweet talk his way into that many LEGO® Star Wars sets. It’s one of the main reasons that the original Cloud City set is so sought after. Lando made his Minifigure debut way back in 2003, in set 10123: Cloud City and over the ten years since, there have only been four variants of Lando, across six sets. This includes his...

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