LEGO made waves at last month’s San Diego Comic Con 2016 particularly during the Comic Con’s July 24 series of panels specifically geared towards highlighting LEGO’s most promising and prolific themes such as Dimensions, Ninjago, and Nexo Knights. Thankfully, LEGO’s official YouTube channel has now uploaded the video recording of the panel discussions for two of their biggest ongoing TV properties. So for those of us who were not there at SDCC 2016, these videos offer a lot of insights and behind-the-scenes info from designers, writers and directors of the hit IPs.
The 2016 Rio Olympics are now in full swing, and LEGO fans all over the world is sure in for a treat knowing that the company has sent in 50 of its most talented LEGO builders to come up with the largest, brick-built model ever made in Latin America. Paying tribute to the world’s largest sporting event deserves an equally impressive attraction for everyone’s enjoyment. Indeed, there are many attractions that are currently set up in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, where the Olympics are currently making waves, but none has caught the attention of the masses in the past few days other than this mammoth sized, brick-built model of the city itself.
DC and Warner Bros’ Suicide Squad is currently wreaking havoc in theaters with their supervillain-turned-good-guys act. Though reviews were a little bit off, with some even disappointed with the movie, we can’t even imagine saying the same to this Suicide Squad trailer recreated in LEGO bricks by Forrest Fire Films. Of course, their minifigure renditions are none at all ‘disappointing’. Take a look.
LEGO’s minifigure renditions of Batman are known to be the most diverse line of minifigures for any single character ever created by LEGO. With more than 30 LEGO variations of the Caped Crusader, it is definitely a daunting task to determine which is the cream of the crop among them, or simply the best of the best. If ever Batman is faced with the perennial OOTD (Outfit Of The Day) question, then we definitely understand his dilemma. To help the Dark Knight, Stephen shares his thoughts on the top 5 LEGO Batman minifigures of all time, including his reasons for choosing them. Watch this.
LEGO’s shop@home website has been updated to highlight its double VIP points promotional happening in the US and Canada during the weekend (which will last only until this Sunday, August 7). Here’s a snippet of what to expect.