70830: Sweet Mayhem’s Systar Starship! Set Review
Mar15

70830: Sweet Mayhem’s Systar Starship! Set Review

When the first snippet of information about The LEGO® Movie 2 was released last year, it showed a brand new character, who would later be known as Sweet Mayhem. Not only was she a new character, she was also a Mini-doll and her ship was one of the first few sets to be revealed. This interesting looking craft was also featured in first few trailers for the movie, making it a key part of the story. It’s also the latest set in our...

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LEGO London Bus Magnet Review
Mar12

LEGO London Bus Magnet Review

Earlier this month LEGO® introduced a new style magnet. These 4×4 bricks feature a 16 stud surface but instead of having the connector tubes inside the brick, there is an enclosed magnet. Currently there are three products available featuring these new magnets. Two packs of four, and a special London Bus buildable magnet currently only available in the Leicester Square LEGO store. Thanks to my chum, Mark of LEGO from Hamleys,...

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LEGO Iconic Play & Display Cases Review
Mar07

LEGO Iconic Play & Display Cases Review

Way back in 2017 alongside the release of The LEGO® NINJAGO Movie ROOM Copenhagen released a new style LEGO display solution called Play & Display. The Play & Display case is a fairly new addition to ROOM’s many officially licensed LEGO branded products. Last year they revealed two more generic LEGO Play & Display cases, these were not tied to a specific. After from the initial reveal, they seemed to disappear off the...

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The LEGO Movie 2 Scholastic Books Review
Mar07

The LEGO Movie 2 Scholastic Books Review

There are a number of books available based on The LEGO® Movie 2 from various publishers. Thanks to Sambro, we got a couple of Scholastic’s offering to take a look at. Scholastic have published a handful of books featuring Emmet and friends including the two I’m going to take a look at. Namely the Totally Awesome Logbook! and the Little Library. As it’s World Book Day, it’s the perfect time to check them out....

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The LEGO Movie 2 Backpacks Review
Mar05

The LEGO Movie 2 Backpacks Review

With The LEGO® Movie 2 doing well at the UK box office, kids across the country can’t get enough of Emmet, Rex, Unikitty and co. As well as an extensive range of LEGO sets, there are numerous branded products available for fans of the film to show off their love of LEGO. Sambro produce an officially licensed range of LEGO bags and stationery products, and they have sent us a few bits and bobs to take a closer look at. The first...

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Beyond LEGO Boost With No Starch Books
Feb25

Beyond LEGO Boost With No Starch Books

Following the huge success of the LEGO® MINDSTORMS platform, back in 2017 the LEGO Group launched a brand new programmable platform called LEGO BOOST. The system is built around a Move Hub and includes various powered elements and sensors, which allow for numerous build combinations. The system is controlled with a companion app, that uses code blocks to create simple routines and motions. Beyond the Creative Toolbox, BOOST elements...

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Ultrakatty & Warrior Lucy! LEGO Movie 2 Set Review
Feb23

Ultrakatty & Warrior Lucy! LEGO Movie 2 Set Review

Now that The LEGO® Movie 2 is in cinemas, it’s the perfect to time to continue with my set reviews and look at some of the sets which play a key role movies story. One of the first LEGO Movie 2 sets to be revealed featured the fearsome battle-ready Ultrakatty. We saw a little of Unikitty’s alternate emotions in the first movie, but in the sequel she’s had to really toughen up. Her Ultrakatty state is used to help...

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