Five Projects Make Third 2018 LEGO Ideas Review
Jan07

Five Projects Make Third 2018 LEGO Ideas Review

The Third 2018 LEGO® Ideas Review qualifying period ended today, and this time around five different projects have entered the third 2018 review stage after reaching required 10,000 supporters between the months of September 2018 and early January this year. Each builder will feature in upcoming 10K Club Interviews over on the LEGO Ideas blog. Until then you can see each of the five projects now in the third 2018 review, by following...

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BricksFanz Yearly Recap 2018
Jan01

BricksFanz Yearly Recap 2018

Happy New Year but before we head off into 2019, let’s take a peek back at some of the stand out events in 2018 along with some of the most popular stories from across the past year. 2018 was an eventful year filled with plenty of LEGO® anniversaries, the LEGO brick celebrated its 60th anniversary, LEGO Minifigures reached their 40 birthday, LEGO Ideas made it to 10 years and LEGO Mindstorm celebrated 20 years. In 2018 we also...

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Best Of 2018 BricksFanz Awards
Dec31

Best Of 2018 BricksFanz Awards

It’s New Year’s Eve and as 2018 comes to a close and the clock ticks down to another year. We take a look back over that past 12 months and pick some of our favourite LEGO-related things to occur in the year gone by. It’s certainly been another eventful year, with the first sustainable LEGO® bricks released, the LEGO brick reaching its 60th anniversary and LEGO Minifigures celebrating their 40th birthday. It fact it has...

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Click & Snap: LEGO Employee Christmas Gift
Dec25

Click & Snap: LEGO Employee Christmas Gift

Every year the LEGO Group gifts each of their employees a very special festive LEGO® set. The process starts in April, with various LEGO designers pitching their ideas for what the special set could be. Then Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen, grandson of the founder of LEGO, picks his favourite. This year’s set has been created by Carl Merriam and the theme of this year’s gift is 40 years of LEGO Minifigures. As well as LEGO...

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Some LEGO Movie 2 Sets Out December 1st
Nov22

Some LEGO Movie 2 Sets Out December 1st

When The LEGO® Movie 2 set were first revealed many assumed they would be available from January 1st. Once they appeared on shop.LEGO.com they were listed as arriving on December 26th. However a few of the new sets will actually be available from December 1st. The press release from LEGO says The collection launches in waves, with select sets available starting December 1, with others following on December 26 This has also been...

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Numerous LEGO Sets Make DreamToys List
Nov14

Numerous LEGO Sets Make DreamToys List

The Toy Retailers Association have today unveiled their picks for this year’s DreamToys and LEGO® sets appear in a number of categories, with one set making the top 12 DreamToys for Christmas. DreamToys is the most authoritative independent predictive list in the UK, selected by a representative panel of leading toy retailers and experts. From collectables to family board games, cuddly creatures and slime sets, DreamToys...

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Latest LEGO Ideas Set Reveal Incoming
Oct04

Latest LEGO Ideas Set Reveal Incoming

Later today the results of first 2018 LEGO® Ideas project review will be revealed. The announcement will take place live on YouTube, so it’s safe to assume at least one of the 10 LEGO Ideas Projects to hit 10k supports will become the next LEGO Ideas set. Tune into the LEGO Ideas livestream, using the video below at 3pm UK time, to see which of these 10 sets may be making their way into stores in 2019. See more of each project...

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New LEGO Advent Calendars Now Available
Sep01

New LEGO Advent Calendars Now Available

It may only be September but for those who like to be prepared, this years trio of LEGO® Advent Calendars are now available. They include the usual suspects – LEGO City, LEGO Star Wars and LEGO Friends, with each calendar including LEGO goodies behind each window as it counts down to Christmas. The City and Star Wars contain a mixture of minibuilds and minifigures, but the Friends versions is a little different this year....

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