Click & Snap: Party Time For LEGO Minifigures
Mar19

Click & Snap: Party Time For LEGO Minifigures

This year the LEGO® Minifigures celebrate their 40th anniversary and to mark this special occasion – it’s time to party! Now even so often here at BricksFanz HQ we have a flare of inspiration which tickles our creative spark. So we wanted to join in the celebratory atmosphere by having a party of our and nothing says party like cake. Once the Series 18 crew knew there was cake, it wasn’t hard to get the party...

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Fanz Thoughtz: Revisiting The NASA Apollo Saturn V
Mar18

Fanz Thoughtz: Revisiting The NASA Apollo Saturn V

One of the main things we decided to start BricksFanz up for was to connect with fellow fans and share our combined love of LEGO®. So we are delighted to share our first ever guest article from one of our readers, Daniel Potter aka ‘legobookworm’. Daniel has given his thoughts about one of the most popular LEGO Ideas launched so far. The NASA Apollo Saturn V was an instant hit upon its release back in June last year. Stock...

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A Look At LEGO…. Minifigures Brick Suits
Mar10

A Look At LEGO…. Minifigures Brick Suits

The latest series of LEGO® Minifigures will arrive in stores next month and we’ve been feverishly working on our review of the new characters, which you can check out right here. But there is one particular character which is peaking everyones interest, well make that two – the Brick Suit Guy and the Brick Suit Girl. This brand new minifigure element is styled on a 2×3 LEGO brick and series 18 includes two of them,...

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International Women’s Day: Ladies In LEGO
Mar08

International Women’s Day: Ladies In LEGO

Today marks the celebration of women across the world, although women should be respected and treated equally all year round, International Women’s Day is a great moment to reflect on some of histories iconic heroines. But it’s not just real life ladies who inspire the next generation, there are a number of fictional favourites who have stepped in to become role models for many. LEGO® and the toy industry in general, is...

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A Look At LEGO…. Elves
Feb25

A Look At LEGO…. Elves

When LEGO® Friends was introduced in 2012, it split the LEGO community. Some loved its use of new and unique colours, whilst others lambasted the inclusion of mini-dolls in place of minifigures and its focus toward the female market. This ‘genderizing’ of toys is nothing new but the mainstream media soon jumped at the chance to criticize The LEGO Group for its new ‘girly LEGO’. But despite all the controversy, LEGO Friends...

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A Look At LEGO…. Harry Potter
Feb17

A Look At LEGO…. Harry Potter

This year LEGO® returns to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter with an array of new playsets, collectable minifigures and BrickHeadz, but this isn’t the first time Potter and chums have appeared in LEGO form. Way back in 2001 the LEGO Group signed a deal with Warner Bros. to release a number of sets based on the Harry Potter film series, which in turn were based on J.K Rowling’s extremely successful series of books. During...

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Marvellous Marvel Movie Posters
Feb15

Marvellous Marvel Movie Posters

To celebrate the release of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther, we taking a look back at some of the past Marvel movies which have been given the LEGO® treatment. The LEGO Super Heroes range has become immensely popular over the last few years, fuelled in part, thanks to continued success of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and its connected array of movies and TV shows. Later this year an accumulation of 10 years worth of movies will collide...

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Click & Snap: Love is… LEGO
Feb14

Click & Snap: Love is… LEGO

A few years ago LEGO® celebrated Valentine’s Day with a number of images dubbed “Love is…”. These fun images featured various LEGO minifigures enjoying some of the odd things they love. So we thought we’d borrow that idea for a few fun images of our own. Why not snap some of your own and share them with us on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. There’s still time to grab this years Valentine’s Day...

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A Look At LEGO…. Black Panther
Feb13

A Look At LEGO…. Black Panther

To mark the UK opening of Marvel Studio’s Black Panther, we’ve taking a trip to Wakanda for our latest A Look At LEGO®…. special feature. Despite only having a short venture in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Black Panther has already had an impressive LEGO career. Long before appearing in a LEGO set, T’Challa made his debut in digital form as part of the first LEGO Marvel video game. Since then the defender of...

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