60326: LEGO City Picnic In The Park Set Review
Jan17

60326: LEGO City Picnic In The Park Set Review

LEGO® City is not all about rampant crime and arson, each year the evergreen theme does throw up a few surprises. It seems the LEGO City Design Team have hit upon a killer app so to speak – animals. After the wildlife-themed sets from last Summer, the latest sets introduce Squirrels and kittens. With one particular set, Picnic in the Park, being the perfect mix of price and new pieces. Oddly this little set is hard to come by in...

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Build Your Own LEGO Escape Room Book Revealed
Jan15

Build Your Own LEGO Escape Room Book Revealed

An interesting new LEGO® title has been revealed from DK Books. The Build Your Own LEGO Escape Room book does exactly what the title suggests, offering tips on how to create your own escape rooms with a LEGO twist. The book includes more than 50 LEGO elements as well as a sticker sheet and offers ways to use these to create puzzles and objects to use in an escape room. The book will be published by DK Books in October. You can check...

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30562: Monkie Kid’s Underwater Journey Hands-on
Jan15

30562: Monkie Kid’s Underwater Journey Hands-on

One of the current LEGO® promotions allows you to get a free Monkie Kid polybag with various Monkie Kid and NINJAGO purchases. This fun little set is dubbed Monkie Kid’s Underwater Journey and features Monkie Kid as he discovers the watery resting place of the legendary staff of the Monkey King. Here’s a closer look at this new Monkie Kid miniset. Promotion Details Free Set: 30562 | Spend Limit: £40/$40/40€ | Duration: Jan...

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LEGO Ideas Sonic The Hedgehog Designer Video
Jan14

LEGO Ideas Sonic The Hedgehog Designer Video

The LEGO® Designer Video for the latest LEGO Ideas set has also been released. The 39th set to join the line-up is inspired by the SEGA classic, Sonic the Hedgehog. In the video, LEGO Ideas Design Manager Sam Johnson is joined by Graphic Designer Lauren Cullen King to discuss turning the original fan design into the set you can build for yourself now. The LEGO Ideas Sonic the Hedgehog – Green Hill Zone set is now available from...

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10782: Hulk vs. Rhino Truck Showdown Set Review
Jan14

10782: Hulk vs. Rhino Truck Showdown Set Review

Since introducing a range of sets for younger builders previously known as Juniors, the theme has changed a little to simply be easy-to-build sets within other themes dubbed 4+. Regardless of how they are marketed, 4+ sets have been the source of some unique licenses and in turn some often unique characters. After The Incredibles, Toy Story and Mickey & Friends it’s the turn of Marvel and the Disney Junior series, Spidey and...

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LEGO Friends Magazine Returns To The UK
Jan13

LEGO Friends Magazine Returns To The UK

I was browsing Unique Magazines to see the latest LEGO® Magazine releases and was surprised to see LEGO Friends on there. More so that it had issue 1 set to be published this week. I enquired about a relaunch with the original publisher Immediate Media who said it wasn’t coming back. Then Unique Magazine got in touch to say LEGO Friends is relaunching but with a new publisher. So LEGO Friends magazine has returned, with a brand...

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LEGO Star Wars Magazine Issue 79 Out Now
Jan13

LEGO Star Wars Magazine Issue 79 Out Now

The latest issue of the LEGO® Star Wars magazine is now available and this month you’ll get an Imperial Snowtrooper Minifigure. It’s the perfect way to fill your UCS AT-AT, should you own one. Along with free Minifigure, you’ll find all the usual mix of LEGO Star Wars comics, puzzles, and posters. You’ll find the latest issues in shops now and it will also be available to order direct to your front door from Unique Magazines and...

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