Ice cream extends life, ice cream expands consciousness

This Lego mech, by Paddy Bricksplitter, is one of my favorite kind of builds. Taking elements from Ice Cream Machine (70804) and adding some other necessary bits, this Ice Cream Marine is set to wage war on sugar free or low fat enemies everywhere. I really like color scheme and the tanks of dairy on the backpack are… » 1/30/15 4:07pm Friday 4:07pm

This micro Lego train station is the happiest place on Earth

I was instantly transported to a childhood visit to Disneyland after seeing this build. This half-minifigure scale representation of the iconic Disneyland Main Street Station is just wonderful. Though Koen apparently started with a train from across the country from Disney World, it was later modified to include the… » 1/30/15 1:24pm Friday 1:24pm

Jurassic World and Avengers Lego games announced

Warner Brothers made the announcement today that we will be getting a few new Lego games in 2015. We are getting Lego: Jurassic World, Lego: Marvel's Avengers and Lego Ninjago: Shadow of Ronin. There are no release dates yet other than sometime this year for Jurassic World and Avengers, Lego Ninjago: Shadow of Ronin » 1/29/15 5:46pm Thursday 5:46pm

These demolition experts are back to clear space in your Lego city

It is time to clear out some space in your Lego city, and the new sets in the City theme should do just the trick. Four new sets, launching March 1st, are returning construction workers (or in this case a demolition crew) back to the lineup after a 6 year hiatus. The new sets are up on the Lego shop-at-home page for… » 1/29/15 10:53am Thursday 10:53am

Best dad prize awarded for this transforming Lego building station

Tez Gilmir, who has constructed amazing things like the Alfa Romeo Mailbox and this Soundwave eletrician's toolbox, has turned his creative eye to his son's Lego obsession. The above portable Lego creation station is the end result, with bins for brick organization, a great table for building and finished with some… » 1/28/15 2:01pm Wednesday 2:01pm

This winter village style train station adds to an impressive display

Sandro Damiano has built a beautiful addition to his already huge winter diorama. This train station will be perfect to add to the fancy modular winter display that he has been building the last several years. Though the Christmas season is over, snowstorms are just starting in my area which makes this great build… » 1/28/15 12:13am Wednesday 12:13am

The 2015 Nuremberg Toy Fair images show all the amazing upcoming Lego

The 2015 Nuremberg Toy Fair in Germany goes into full swing tomorrow, but images have already started rolling in from those in attendance. There are tons of pictures being beamed out via twitter and various websites and I will try to consolidate them into this extremely picture heavy post. » 1/27/15 11:05pm Tuesday 11:05pm

10k piece Lego build is a beautiful way to illustrate an ugly practice

Like Greenpeace's video utilizing Lego to illustrate how everything is not awesome, Mike Doyle has utilized Lego to raise awareness about Mountain Top Removal. It is one of the ugliest practices plaguing our country today, destroying an extremely old and equally beautiful piece of our landscape in the interest of more… » 1/26/15 12:43pm Monday 12:43pm

This is the best Interstellar  Lego model

Interstellar landed itself in the top 10 highest grossing movies of 2014 and it is no surprise that because of its popularity that dozens of cool Lego builds have popped up depicting the movie. This one, by jp_velociraptor, nails the theme perfectly. From the Ranger ship, which is mated to the perfectly selected… » 1/26/15 11:38am 1/26/15 11:38am

Zoinks! It's the Lego Scooby-Doo Mystery Mansion!

Not to outdo the images of the Mystery Machine (75902) set that I shared earlier today, it appears that Toy News International has released a few pictures of the Scooby-Doo Mystery Mansion (75904). This is the big set in the theme, clocking in at $89.99 and it looks like they borrowed heavily from the Friends parts… » 1/23/15 6:18pm 1/23/15 6:18pm

Get ye treasure out, T' new Pirate sets be hitting yonder shelves

Things are starting to fall into place for the launch (relaunch) of the Lego Pirate theme. Lego has uploaded the high resolutions images in preparation for putting the sets in the coming soon section of the online store. Reviewers are getting their pre-release copies and there is at least one set already available in… » 1/23/15 2:36pm 1/23/15 2:36pm

Series 14 collectible Lego mini-figures leaked

Earlier this month, The Brick Fan reported rumors of the October release Series 14 mini-figures potentially being Monster themed. Many thought that some wires were crossed and these were simply figures that were created for the upcoming Scooby-Doo theme. The website Baidu seems to confirm otherwise as they have… » 1/23/15 10:26am 1/23/15 10:26am