76177: Battle At The Ancient Village Set Review
Aug30

76177: Battle At The Ancient Village Set Review

Although the fourth phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe kicked off with Black Widow, the next big-screen MCU outing really moves things forward. Shang-Chi introduces a brand new hero to the mix but also has connections to the birth of the MCU. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is heavily steeped in Asian culture and one of the two sets inspired by the film is evident if that. The Great Protector is a serpent-like dragon,...

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71031: LEGO Minifigures Marvel Studio Series Review
Aug18

71031: LEGO Minifigures Marvel Studio Series Review

Since their introduction over 10 years ago, the collectible range of LEGO® Minifigures has become a much-loved LEGO product. Over the preceding years, character count has decreased and they have expanded beyond original characters to include licensed characters from popular films or TV series. Now almost 10 years since the super heroes and villains of the Marvel universe leapt into LEGO sets, they have become the stars of the...

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76194: Tony Stark’s Sakaarian Iron Man Set Review
Jul30

76194: Tony Stark’s Sakaarian Iron Man Set Review

One of the most exciting and intriguing developments to the MCU is coming via the first-ever animated story to be told in this vast interconnected world. Marvel’s What If…? recounts stories that may seem familiar but feature different characters in different roles. The Disney+ show will act as inspiration for several LEGO® sets and the upcoming series of LEGO Minifigures. After already taking a look at the Captain Carter &...

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76201: Captain Carter & The Hydra Stomper Set Review
Jul14

76201: Captain Carter & The Hydra Stomper Set Review

With phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe only just kicking with Black Widow. Many of the recent LEGO® Marvel sets have sought inspiration from elsewhere. As well as the new Infinity Saga sets, next month will see another sub-theme launched based on the very first MCU animated series What If…? This will see what the MCU could have been if timelines diverged onto a different path. One of the first sets to be officially revealed...

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76190: Iron Man: Iron Monger Mayhem Set Review
Jun04

76190: Iron Man: Iron Monger Mayhem Set Review

With so many LEGO® sets released this week, there’s plenty to satisfy all sorts of interests. One of the most buzz-worthy themes is an off-shoot of the Marvel theme which focuses on The Infinity Saga. I decided to pick up the Iron Monger Mayhem set, which takes the action back to the very beginning of the MCU. I wasn’t planning on reviewing the set but after building it, I changed my mind. So here’s my review of the...

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40454: Spider-Man Vs. Venom & Iron Venom Minifigures Review
Apr07

40454: Spider-Man Vs. Venom & Iron Venom Minifigures Review

One of the most popular attractions of the various licensed LEGO® sets is definitely the Minifigures. In recent years the ability to expand the wealth of characters has been helped by what are commonly known as Minifigure Accessory Packs. The Marvel universe has been well serviced by the Minifigure Packs, with three sets featuring Marvel characters released since 2019. The third of those packs has just been released and features two...

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76170: Iron Man Vs. Thanos Set Review
Feb17

76170: Iron Man Vs. Thanos Set Review

The epic battle between the Avengers and the Mad Titan Thanos has played out across the MCU for over 10 years. Before the penultimate showdown between Iron Man and Thanos saw the Infinity Saga come to a close. Now a new 4+ set once again pits Stark again The Mad Titan. But don’t expect armies of heroes and villains duking it out, instead, the pair have a small spacecraft and a projectile-firing gun tower. As a 4+ set, the basis...

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