Another Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece gets the Lego treatment

Even if architects like Marcel Breuer or Walter Gropius don’t sound familiar to you, you’ve probably heard of Frank Lloyd Wright. He’s a household name when it comes to architecture, and his Wingspread house, finished in 1939, is his latest masterpiece to be converted into the ideal Lego home for your minifigs. » 4/27/15 11:25am Yesterday 11:25am

Build a pair of gravity-powered walking Lego animals

You usually see these kinds of gravity-powered walking toys made out of wood, but Jason Allemann has come up with a way to construct them out of Lego instead. And all you need to build your own walking duck and kangaroo is the proper Lego pieces, and the laws of the universe to still be in place by the time you’re… » 4/22/15 2:22pm Wednesday 2:22pm

It took over a million bricks to build this gigantic Lego Hulkbuster

The odds of Lego turning this eight-foot-tall Iron Man Hulkbuster statue into a real set you can actually buy are about as slim as Avengers: Age of Ultron being a box office flop. But that’s because it was built using more than a million pieces of Lego which took six professional builders some 960 hours to assemble. » 4/22/15 11:17am Wednesday 11:17am

The original Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer is even better in Lego

In a little over a week, Avengers: Age of Ultron will hit movie theaters in North America. So now’s as good a time as any to revisit the original trailer that got us all excited for the sequel. But this time around you’ll definitely want to go with this Lego version instead that features the official toys from the… » 4/22/15 9:05am Wednesday 9:05am

The Apollo 13 astronauts and crew are now immortalized as Lego minifigs

If you didn’t live through the drama that was Apollo 13, you’ve probably seen the movie starring Tom Hanks. And even though the mission never made it to the moon, the Apollo 13 astronauts and crew are still considered heroes for getting back to earth safely. So of course they deserve to be immortalized as Lego minifigs » 4/21/15 2:37pm 4/21/15 2:37pm

Lego Dimensions transports your bricks and Minifigs into a video game

If there was any doubt that video games that allow kids to bring their physical toys into the actual game were more than just a fad, Lego and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment are joining the likes of Nintendo's amiibo, Disney's Infinity, and Spin Master's Sick Bricks with its new Lego Dimensions game for the… » 4/09/15 10:24am 4/09/15 10:24am

Everything about this 8-inch Lego Stormtrooper figure is perfect

Lego can be used to build almost anything, although few people think to turn those bricks into action figures. But that's probably soon going to change now that umamen has crafted this incredibly-detailed and articulated eight-inch Stormtrooper figure that even includes a swappable head revealing a brick version of… » 4/07/15 2:29pm 4/07/15 2:29pm

This Working Lego Gearbox Is As Close As You'll Get To The Real Thing

Letting 1930s GM teach you how a transmission works is great and all, but 1930s technology was limited in that it couldn’t actually show you the internal bits of a transmission in motion. Luckily, humanity has advanced to the point where there is a new solution, for your internal-transmission-workings desires. It’s… » 3/23/15 3:14pm 3/23/15 3:14pm

It took $100,000 worth of Lego to recreate Jurassic Park with bricks

You have to be a monster to hate a movie like Jurassic Park, but it turns out there are fans so devoted to the film that they'll spend weeks and weeks painstakingly creating their own stop-motion version of the blockbuster using $100,000 worth of Lego—and some digital wizardry in post-production. » 3/20/15 11:26am 3/20/15 11:26am

A Giant Cubic Lego Ball Maze That's an Absolute Work of Art

Some people claim it's impossible to define what art is, but those people clearly haven't seen Flickr user Legohaulic's elaborate Lego cube that contains a twisting, turning ball maze on the inside. It's almost like a real-life version of an Escher sketch, and it equally deserves time in an art gallery. » 3/19/15 1:16pm 3/19/15 1:16pm

The next Lego Simpsons Minifigs include Professor Frink and Willie

On its Twitter account Lego just revealed the lineup for the second series of its Lego Simpsons Minifigures that will be individually available in blind bags once again come May. These include fan favorites like Groundskeeper Willie, Professor Frink, Hans Moleman, and Comic Book Guy. But also extended family like… » 3/12/15 10:26am 3/12/15 10:26am