In this interview, we chat with the designers who created this year’s excellent Modular Building, and uncover the inspiration and alternate designs which were considered along the way.
That’s a wrap — Here’s the last collection of highlights from 2021, and a selection of great new sets debuting on January 1.
The collection includes a bunch of products featuring oversized LEGO parts. How big?… Let’s find out!
Celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of the Modular Building Series with the first set in the series to use a prominent angular composition. There’s a small Art Gallery next door, but we’ll need to look closer to decide if this set is a masterpiece — or not.
The unattainable Marina Bay Sands set from 2013 is back in a complete cityscape — at 827 pieces, it’s the largest LEGO Architecture Skyline set to date (but it’s a bit kinky).
Another month, another dozen awesome articles, podcasts and more. Happy Building!
Here’s another brightly colored shoe in the growing LEGO × Adidas footwear line — let’s see if it’s a step-up from previous attempts…
If you are lucky enough to find any of the 2021 LEGO Advent Calendars in store, this guide will help you decide which one (or more) to buy…
Update: LEGO ‘Powered Up’ guide
Several updates to make the guide even better!
Over the past 3 years, The LEGO Group has accelerated their transition from the older Power Functions motors to the new Powered Up system. This year, a few new parts were released, signaling the end of the Power Functions era.
I created a guide to the Powered Up system last year to help people understand the new system. This update makes the guide even better!
What’s new in this update?
- Added four new components to the guide.
Technic Powered-up Battery Box (part 22167), 2-port Small Intelligent Hub (part 67351), Sm. Angular Motor (part 68488), and 3×3 LED Matrix (part 47592).
- Added a Table of Contents, Shopping Guide, and more…
A spooky LEGO set based on a popular amusement park ride — yes please!
Amazing new sets, geeking out on new parts, and the best podcast episode about the worst LEGO theme — here’s some of the best content from around the web which you might have missed!
How does it feel to attend my first in-person LEGO convention after a year-and-a-half break — great, mostly…