80037: Dragon Of The East Set Review
Aug25

80037: Dragon Of The East Set Review

Since it was launched in 2020, the LEGO® Monkie Kid theme has been releasing increasingly interesting sets. Despite them being rather difficult to find, with most LEGO stores no longer stocking them, new sets continue to be released. One of those sets is the Dragon of the East, another reimagining of a classic tale from the ancient Chinese stories of the Sun Wukong or the Monkey King. In the Journey to the West stories, the Monkey...

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80032: Chang’e Moon Cake Factory Set Review
Apr06

80032: Chang’e Moon Cake Factory Set Review

With Easter on the way, it’s the perfect time to take a look at one of the most interesting of the new LEGO® Monkie Kid sets. The Monkie Kid theme began as a way to connect to the growing popularity of the LEGO brand in the far east. Based on the legendary tales of the Monkey King’s Journey to the West, the LEGO take on this ancient story has seen a number of unique sets released. With each wave of sets, things get even...

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30562: Monkie Kid’s Underwater Journey Hands-on
Jan15

30562: Monkie Kid’s Underwater Journey Hands-on

One of the current LEGO® promotions allows you to get a free Monkie Kid polybag with various Monkie Kid and NINJAGO purchases. This fun little set is dubbed Monkie Kid’s Underwater Journey and features Monkie Kid as he discovers the watery resting place of the legendary staff of the Monkey King. Here’s a closer look at this new Monkie Kid miniset. Promotion Details Free Set: 30562 | Spend Limit: £40/$40/40€ | Duration: Jan...

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80023: Monkie Kid’s Team Dronecopter Set Review
Mar18

80023: Monkie Kid’s Team Dronecopter Set Review

The second largest of the new LEGO® Monkie Kid sets just so happens to be the first of them to be revealed late last year. Since then the set has been given a name change, but still remains an interesting addition to Monkie Kid’s line-up of vehicular weaponry. Although it’s not really a helicopter or a drone, it is a feature-packed build, which also includes the largest number of characters of any Monkie Kid set. The...

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80020: White Dragon Horse Jet Set Review
Mar13

80020: White Dragon Horse Jet Set Review

When the latest wave of LEGO® Monkie Kid sets were first revealed many were seduced by the lure of the amazing Flower Fruit Mountain set. And rightly so, as it’s an incredible set, but there are others in the range, many of which I’ve already reviewed. Little did I know that one of the smaller sets would turn out to be a great build and one of my favourite of the new sets. The legend of the Monkey King is filled with many...

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80018: Monkie Kid’s Cloud Bike Set Review
Mar02

80018: Monkie Kid’s Cloud Bike Set Review

In this modern-day continuation of the Monkey King legend, vehicles play a key role in the struggle against good and evil. Monkie Kid has a number of vehicles to choose from, many of which are partly inspired by the Monkey King’s command of the clouds. These have included a Cloud Mech, Cloud Jet and Cloud Roaster, with the latest addition to line-up being the Cloud Bike. It’s the smallest set from the newly released wave...

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80024: The Legendary Flower Fruit Mountain Set Review
Feb28

80024: The Legendary Flower Fruit Mountain Set Review

In the world’s before Monkey, primal chaos reigned. The four worlds formed again and yet again. The pure essences of heaven, the moisture of the earth, the power of the sun and the moon, all worked upon a certain rock, as old as creation. Soon a mysterious egg appeared and from this stone egg a monkey was born and the legend of the Monkey King began. That ancient rock would become known as the Flower Fruit Mountain or Mount...

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