LEGO Super Mario Frog & Bee Power-Up Packs Review
Sep26

LEGO Super Mario Frog & Bee Power-Up Packs Review

Mario’s iconic red and blue outfit is instantly recognizable for gamers and non-gamers alike. But as much as his standard outfit is so iconic, popping on some new threads has been a key aspect of Mario’s many adventures. The latest two Power-up suits to join Mario’s ever-expanding wardrobe are the Bee Suit and the Frog Suit. These once again capture elements for Mario’s past adventures from long ago as well as...

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LEGO Star Wars Battles Now Available
Sep24

LEGO Star Wars Battles Now Available

Apple Arcaders can now do battle in a galaxy far, far away as LEGO® Star Wars Battles is now available on Apple Arcade. The game PVP arena battler has been built especially for mobiles by TT Games Brighton. I’ve had a preview of the game and during the presentation member of TT Game Brighton including  Jason Avent, Vice President & Studio Head, Chris Bowles, Creative Director and Steve Wilding, Art Director discussed the...

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LEGO Bits N’ Bricks & The Legacy Of LEGO Batman
Sep22

LEGO Bits N’ Bricks & The Legacy Of LEGO Batman

It’s midweek, which means it’s time for a new episode of the LEGO® Bits N’ Bricks Podcast. Although LEGO Star Wars kicked off TT Games, LEGO Games journey, LEGO Batman made the biggest impact on LEGO Games and opened the door for the likes of LEGO Marvel and future LEGO games. In the latest episode Journalist, Brian Crecente and documentarian Ethan Vincent discover how the LEGO Batman games took shape and they impacted...

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71389: Lakitu Sky World Expansion Set Review
Sep22

71389: Lakitu Sky World Expansion Set Review

When I build a LEGO® set I often like to pop on something relevant to play in the background. So if I’m tackling a Star Wars set, I pop on a film or TV series from a galaxy far, far away. For a Marvel set, I call upon the MCU, you get the idea. So as I built this particular Mario expansion set, I popped on the ‘classic’ Super Mario Bros. movie. In a similar way that this movie is very, very, very loosely based on the...

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71388: Boss Sumo Bro Topple Tower Expansion Set Review
Sep21

71388: Boss Sumo Bro Topple Tower Expansion Set Review

The Sumo Bro first appeared in Super Mario World, but they would make a return and beef up for a boss role in New Super Mario Bros. U for the Wii U. As their name suggests these bulkier Koopa troopers, have a similar appearance and movement of a Japanese Sumo Wrestler. They also have a penchant for high places, both of which have been capture in one of the latest additions to the LEGO Super Mario theme. Just like every other LEGO®...

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New LEGO Star Wars Game Release Date Revealed
Sep17

New LEGO Star Wars Game Release Date Revealed

After the BETA version of the game was closed and then it made a surprise return as an Apple Arcade game, LEGO® Star Wars Battles now has a release date. The action strategy game will arrive on Apple Arcade on September 24th. You’ll need an Apple Arcade or Apple One subscription to play the game as well as a compatible Apple device such as an iPhone, Mac, iPad or Apple TV box. Warner Bros. Games, The LEGO Group and Lucasfilm...

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LEGO Super Mario Set Bundles Now Available
Sep16

LEGO Super Mario Set Bundles Now Available

A number of new LEGO Super Mario products has been added to LEGO.com. There are various VIP Bundles available, the first is dubbed The Ultimate Bundle, this pack includes 5 of the latest LEGO Super Mario sets, including Adventures with Luigi Starter Course (71387), Boss Sumo Bro Topple Tower Expansion Set (71388), Lakitu Sky World Expansion Set (71389), Reznor Knockdown Expansion Set (71390) and Bowser’s Airship Expansion Set (71391)....

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