10302: LEGO Optimus Prime Set Review
May12

10302: LEGO Optimus Prime Set Review

Picture the scene – it’s Saturday morning, there’s no school and you are just tucking into a delicious bowl of sugary cereal. You’re still in your pyjamas and you’re ready to be transported to one of many animated worlds with the must-watch block of Saturday Morning Cartoons. Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles, Biker Mice from Mars, Gummi Bears and Captain Planet were some of my favourites but there was one...

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Introducing LEGO Transformers Optimus Prime
May12

Introducing LEGO Transformers Optimus Prime

The possibilities of the LEGO® bricks truly are endless as they can even be used to create brick-built versions of competitors’ toys. In a truly monumental moment, the LEGO Group has joined forces with fellow toymakers Hasbro and Tomy Takara to create the first-ever LEGO set based on the iconic Transformers franchise. Optimus Prime is the leader of the Autobots and one of the most recognisable of the Transformer characters....

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75330: Dagobah Jedi Training Diorama Review
Apr02

75330: Dagobah Jedi Training Diorama Review

After Luke Skywalker almost succumbs to a frosty death on the icy planet of Hoth, he’s told to visit the planet of Dagobah. There he must find the famed Jedi Master Yoda and learn the ways of the Jedi. Upon plotting a course to the Dagobah system, Luke and his trusty Droid Artoo arrive on the swampy planet. There they meet an odd little creature who turns out to be Yoda and so begins Luke’s training in the ways of the...

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10290: Pickup Truck LEGO Set Review
Dec17

10290: Pickup Truck LEGO Set Review

Creator Expert was the home to a number of large-scale vehicles, it brought us licensed delights including the VW Camper, Ferrari F40, Aston Martin DB5 and the VW Beetle. Although the Creator Expert branding is no more, the large-scale vehicles have continued and one of the first to be released as part of the ‘LEGO for Adults’ range is the Pickup Truck. This was quietly revealed with zero fanfare earlier this year before...

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10297: Boutique Hotel Modular Building Set Review
Dec06

10297: Boutique Hotel Modular Building Set Review

Long before there were the LEGO® For Adult sets, the long-running and much-loved LEGO Modular buildings were the only sets directly aimed towards older builders. Their creation was a direct result of the AFOL community’s involvement as well as a passion project for a small number of LEGO Designers. Now 15 years on, the theme has been renamed the Modular Building Collection and is one of the most-anticipated LEGO releases of the...

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All-new LEGO VW T2 Camper Van Now Available
Aug01

All-new LEGO VW T2 Camper Van Now Available

After the iconic VW T1 Camper Van was transformed into a classic Creator Expert set back in 2011, it’s time for the next generation of Volkswagen Camper Vans to gets the LEGO set treatment. The new VW T2 Camper Van is filled with plenty of features and new customisation options. Inside the van, you’ll find all you need for a day at the beach with cabinets, a fridge, sink and stove. Additional accessories include a surfboard and a pair...

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LEGO 1950’s Pickup Truck Revealed
Jul01

LEGO 1950’s Pickup Truck Revealed

With all the new sets released today another upcoming set has been quietly added to LEGO.com. Set 10290: Pickup Truck is another addition to the ever-growing 18+ range of LEGO® sets. So it’s similar to past Creator Expert sets in terms of scale. As well as the Pickup Truck, there’s also a selection of accessories including flowers, vegetables and a familiar-looking festive wreath. It’s a delightful looking set and...

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Introducing The LEGO Daily Bugle Set
May17

Introducing The LEGO Daily Bugle Set

Since its inception, the LEGO® Super Heroes theme has provided us with many impressive sets based on the numerous comics, movies and TV series. Until now these sets have been geared towards younger builders, which changes today with the official reveal of the ultimate Marvel set – the 3773-piece Daily Bugle set. This large-scale set features the iconic Daily Bugle building and massive 25 Minifigures, yes 25! Many of which are...

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