BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap July 1st – 7th
Jul07

BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap July 1st – 7th

The big LEGO® news this has been the official reveal of the LEGO Ideas JAWS set. Inspired by the iconic 70s blockbuster, the set features the Orca boat, it’s crew and the menacing shark. It’s not the only new set to break cover this week, we got the first look at new Star Wars, Marvel and Batman sets along with the reveal of a possible new theme with the Family Travel Moments set. Stay tuned for some new LEGO set reviews...

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BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap June 18th – 30th
Jun30

BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap June 18th – 30th

The big new this week has been the impending arrival of the LEGO® Goat to the Pick a Brick service. The fabled LEGO element will be available to purchase in bulk alongside over 400 other elements from sets released earlier this year. I also took a look at what it could be like to build a LEGO set using AR instructions and I have to say it was quite enjoyable, especially thanks to the recent update to Meta’s Quest 3. Although...

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BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap June 17th – 23rd
Jun23

BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap June 17th – 23rd

This week has seen a number of new LEGO® sets inadvertently revealed. The most exciting of which are two LEGO Star Wars inspired by the Disney+ Rebuild the Galaxy series. Of course, being Star Wars, the sets have caused some upset, my favorite of the complaints is ‘who asked for this?’ and ‘why they have made (insert extremely obscure ship here) instead?’. You have to give it Star Wars ‘fans’ at...

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BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap June 10th – 16th
Jun16

BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap June 10th – 16th

The big LEGO® news this week was the official reveal of the second LEGO Icons set inspired by Hasbro’s TRANSFORMERS. Joining Optimus Prime is the Autobot scout, Bumblebee. Modelled after the character’s G-1 appearance, the set can be transformed from a VW Beetle to a robot in just a few steps. In the digital realm, heavy metal icons, Metallica have become the latest famous faces to become digital LEGO Minifigures to use in...

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BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap June 3rd – 9th
Jun09

BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap June 3rd – 9th

This week has seen two pretty big and surprising LEGO® announcements. First, we got the trailer for the Pharrell Williams biopic, Piece by Piece, which has been created entirely from digital LEGO bricks. It will also see a number of high profile musicians transformed into LEGO minifigures, yes even Snoop Dogg. This was closely followed by the official confirmation of a new LEGO game set within the Horizon universe. This PlayStation...

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BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap May 27th – June 2nd
Jun02

BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap May 27th – June 2nd

The biggest LEGO® news this week or possibly this year, is the official confirmation of an upcoming set inspired by The Legend of Zelda. LEGO fans have been keen to see a set made inspired Nintendo’s long running adventure series. That wish will be granted this September when the set featuring the wise of Deku Tree, will be released. It can be pre-ordered now. As we’ve entered into a new month, it’s also been new...

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BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap May 20th – 26th
May26

BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap May 20th – 26th

It’s been a quiet time for LEGO news, with the only ‘reveal’ this week being the confirmation of sets based on the film Wicked will be coming later this year. No images or further details were provided. The ongoing celebration of LEGO Space continued with a space-themed drone show and I took a look at all the Little Green Aliens featured in several LEGO sets and themes. I’ve also been taking a look at sets...

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BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap May 11th – 19th
May19

BricksFanz Weekly LEGO Recap May 11th – 19th

This week we got the first look at the latest large-scale LEGO® set inspired by The Lord of the Rings. Following the impressive brick-built of Rivendell released last year, the latest trip to Middle-earth heads to Mordor and the imposing tower of Barad-Dûr. We also got the first look at the latest LEGO Jurassic World sets and a larger version of Simba from Disney’s The Lion King. The celebrations of LEGO Space continue with the...

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