New Summer Sets Now Showing Up At Smyths
May18

New Summer Sets Now Showing Up At Smyths

A few weeks ago I reported that the new LEGO® Harry Potter sets could be pre-ordered at Smyths Toys. They had them listed as being expected between May 20th – 25th, which is a little ahead of their official released date of June 1st. Well it appears the retailer has had them in even earlier than expected as my pre-order was ready yesterday. When I visited the store to pick my order up, I decided to have a stroll down the LEGO...

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LEGO Stranger Things Set Now Available For VIPs
May15

LEGO Stranger Things Set Now Available For VIPs

If you couldn’t make it to one of the special LEGO® Stranger Things store launch events, then you can order the impressive new set right now from shop.LEGO.com. The 2287 piece set is based on the hugely popular Netflix series Stranger Things and recreates the Byers house in both normal world and Upside Down. The set is exclusively available for LEGO VIP members now, before going on general release on June 1st. See more of the...

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LEGO Magazines May Round-up
May13

LEGO Magazines May Round-up

It’s time for this month’s round-up of new LEGO® Magazines and their covermounted LEGO goodies. This May we’re treated to another outing for the LEGO Jurassic World magazine, which includes a cool little working minibuild of a baby raptor, which can spring from the bushes, clever girl. It’s joined by the usual LEGO City, Friends and NINJAGO magazine, the LEGO City magazine includes one of the new backpack elements, which...

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900 Piece LEGO Classic Set Down To £20
May12

900 Piece LEGO Classic Set Down To £20

Asda is currently offering the LEGO® Classic Creative Fun set for £20. The 900 piece LEGO Classic set, is filled with bricks and is the perfect sort of set for those who just like to see where their creativity takes them or for all the MOC builders out there. It features a decent array of elements and colours, so is definitely worth picking up on your next big shop in Asda. The set can be found in Asda stores and can also be ordered...

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Pre-order New LEGO Harry Potter Sets At Smyths
May09

Pre-order New LEGO Harry Potter Sets At Smyths

The upcoming new wave of LEGO® Harry Potter sets can now be pre-ordered at Smyths Toys. The new sets move the action onto later Harry Potter films including the Prisoner of Azkaban and the Goblet of Fire. The sets have a UK release date of June 1st, but Smyths have them listed as available between May 20th – 25th. So there is a chance if you pre-order, you’ll get them a little early. Pre-ordered sets can be ordered online...

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LEGO Star Wars Magazine May Issue
May09

LEGO Star Wars Magazine May Issue

The latest issue of the LEGO® Star Wars magazine is here. The May issue includes a new Limited Edition IG-88 Minifigure. IG-88 is one of the bounty hunters featured in Empire Strikes Back and will also appear in the upcoming Disney+ series, The Mandalorian. IG-88 last appeared in the Cloud City set and previous to that the Bounty Hunters Battle Pack. LEGO Star Wars Magazine issue 47 is on-sale now until June 6th, priced £3.99 and can...

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LEGO Masters Causes eBay LEGO Sales Spike
May07

LEGO Masters Causes eBay LEGO Sales Spike

With Australian TV viewers captivated with LEGO® MASTERS, it seems the show is having an effect beyond TV audiences. eBay Australia has seen LEGO purchases increased 89 per cent since the launch of Channel 9’s LEGO MASTERS. Purchases peaked at 8pm during last Sunday’s show, with nearly 2 LEGO sets sold every second. LEGO is already a popular brand on eBay spending forecast to grow 8 per cent in 2019 to $22.7-million. Popular themes...

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