Early last May, we covered the listing, on Amazon, of several LEGO activity books from famous publishing label Scholastic. Two are based on LEGO franchises and are expected to come out this August. One book is based on iconic Scholastic-published book series Harry Potter, and will become available in December.
LEGO has got so many promos happening at their online and branded shops, giveaways with durations that go across months, blending from one promo to the next. For instance, right now the LEGO Creative Storybook set (40291) is the current offer running since May. But its time is running out.
Last January, the local residents of Tel-Aviv, Israel have embarked on a grand project of constructing the world’s tallest brick-built LEGO tower. Still awaiting the final confirmation from Guinness World Records, this tower has been reported to stand stall at a staggering 118 feet. The story behind the construction of this tower is as moving as seeing the actual build itself.
The LEGO Incredibles video game is already out, and to celebrate its release in the US (with a UK and Europe release date of July 13), WB Games has uploaded a new, live-action launch trailer that shows video game fun is best experienced together with the rest of the family. Watch this.
This year’s LEGO Inside Tour has already concluded its first three runs, with two more slated on September 12 to 14, and 19 to 21. The LEGO Inside Tour is an annual event that provides participating fans with a unique look at the inner workings of the LEGO group, and how a LEGO set is made – from its design, production and distribution, until it reaches store shelves.