Bring LEGO Technic Sets To Life With AR Experience
Feb20

Bring LEGO Technic Sets To Life With AR Experience

Two of the most recently released LEGO® Technic Pull-back car sets can be brought to life with the new LEGO Technic AR app. Those sets are 42137: Formula E Porsche 99X Electric and 42138: Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. When combined with the app, you can take part in speed challenges, overlay virtual details to your play area and learn more about both sets. The sets are available now and you can download the LEGO Technic AR Experience app...

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New Technic Set Gets Impressive AR Experience
Jul27

New Technic Set Gets Impressive AR Experience

Now before I go on, I did not discover this Balazs from RacingBrick did and it’s surprising he did has it’s not easy to find nor is it part of the main control panel for the set. Last week I reviewed the impressive LEGO® Technic Mercedes-Benz Zetros Truck, which is powered by Powered UP elements and uses the app to control it. But hidden away within the menu of the sets Control+ panel is an amazing AR feature. This allows...

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70437: LEGO Mystery Castle Set Review
Oct14

70437: LEGO Mystery Castle Set Review

As the witching hour approaches, the interest in spooky-themed LEGO sets grows. One particular theme still captures the imaginations of LEGO fans, but Monster Fighters has long been retired. However, an equally spooky contender has been haunting toy stores for the last couple of years. LEGO Hidden Side shares a lot of traits with Monster Fighters with a gang of heroes taking on evil forces from another realm. They also both feature a...

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Go Through The Bricks & Bring Diagon Alley To Life
Aug31

Go Through The Bricks & Bring Diagon Alley To Life

LEGO® fans can bring the new Harry Potter Diagon Alley set to life in a unique way thanks to the new Through the Bricks digital experience. Scanning a special QR portal takes you to a digital recreation of the Diagon Alley set. Here you can discover the incredible details built into the new set and see some of the various Minifigures visiting the various Diagon Alley shops. Of course, the best way to experience this magical new set is...

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LEGO DOTS Gets A Snapchat Lens
Apr08

LEGO DOTS Gets A Snapchat Lens

LEGO® has gone all hip and created a LEGO DOTS themed Lens for Snapchat. The Lens puts a fabulous filter over your face (unless I naturally have amazing lashes) and adds LEGO DOTS charms and border themed to one of three LEGO DOTS bracelets. For your average LEGO fan, this means nothing but I just want to see other peoples LEGO DOTS Lens pictures. So get out your phone open Snapchat and scan the Snapcode below or check out one of the...

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New LEGO Hidden Side Sets Now Available
Dec26

New LEGO Hidden Side Sets Now Available

Although it’s Christmas the spirits from the Hidden Side never rest and they have risen again, in six all new sets. A gang of new ghouls are here to make the lives of Newbury’s residents that little more spooky. The latest range of sets feature new vehicles and locations from Newbury, plus new Minifigures to collect. But that’s not all each of these new Hidden Side sets have all-new AR functions, which allow you to...

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Uncover The Hidden Side At Smyths Toys
Oct08

Uncover The Hidden Side At Smyths Toys

The Hidden Side is set to spook up Smyths Toys superstores this October with a series of in-store set demonstration events. You’ll be able to check out the sets in person, see how they transform when gloomed and bring them to life with AR functions. But that’s not all, the first 20 people to check out the new LEGO® Hidden Side sets in their local store will bag themselves some Hidden Side headphones. The LEGO Hidden Side...

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70423:  Paranormal Intercept Bus 3000 Set Review
Aug12

70423: Paranormal Intercept Bus 3000 Set Review

The Hidden Side is officially here and over the next few weeks I’ll be reviewing every single set in the first wave. After taking a look at the smallest set in the range a few weeks ago, today I take a look at one of the most anticipated. The Paranormal Intercept Bus 3000, is based around a classic US-style School Bus. These iconic yellow buses have appeared in numerous US TV shows and movies, recently one also appears in hit...

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