Tuesday Child TV from the United Kingdom has reached out to let us know about their LEGO Building Competition. This will be aired on Channel 4 in the UK. See below for more details.
“We’re currently in production on a new competition series for Channel 4 where we will be challenging some of the best amateur LEGO builders in the UK to showcase their skills by creating some exciting new builds. It’s a televised contest where participants will take part in a number of challenges based around LEGO bricks. If you would like to find out more about the programme, or would like to receive an application form, you can email us at email@example.com”.
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The registration for February LEGO Store Monthly Mini Model Build is now open online! For February, the mini model build will be a LEGO Raccoon. You can sign up for either the following days: February 7 or February 8.
“Learn how to build a cool mini model at the store, and take it home after – for free! Quantities are limited and offer is good while supplies last only. Models must be built in store, are not for sale and cannot be purchased. Ask a Brick Specialist for details.”
LEGO Raccoon Mini Model Build
In other news, a new polybag LEGO promotion has begun at LEGO Brand Retail Stores and LEGO Shop at Home (North America). From January 16-31, you can get a free LEGO Nexo Knights Knighton Rider with a Nexo Knights purchase. As always, you can get free shipping on orders above $35. You can shop using these links here: US | Canada
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New LEGO Elves and LEGO Speed Champions set images have recently surfaced online from a German LEGO Catalog. The LEGO Elves sets are expected to be available in March 2017. Seven LEGO Elves sets and six LEGO Speed Champions sets are shown below. There’s quite a few Ferrari and Mercedes in this upcoming wave of LEGO Speed Champions. LEGO Elves on the other hand appears to be getting some interesting ships as well such as LEGO 41184 Aira’s Airship & the Amulet Chase. (via brickset and brickfan)
41181 Naida’s Gondola & the Goblin Thief
41182 The Capture of Sophie Jones
41183 The Goblin King’s Evil Dragon
41184 Aira’s Airship & the Amulet Chase
41185 Magic Rescue from the Goblin Village
LEGO Speed Champions
75877 Mercedes-AMG GT3
75878 Bugatti Chiron
75879 Scuderia Ferrari SF16-H
75881 2016 Ford GT & 1966 Ford GT40
75882 Ferrari FXX K & Development Center
75883 MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One Team
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The part 2 review of LEGO 10252 Volkswagen Beetle is now here. If you missed the review earlier, you should check the part 1 review first. Part 2 review showcases more of the functions along with the bag 3 build. We’ve included lots of images so that you can have a closer look at this set! ( :
Released a few months ago back on August 1st, 2016, the LEGO 10252 Volkswagen Beetle is the latest addition to the LEGO Modular Vehicles series. This was one of the first sets that we decided to build this holiday season as we really liked the 2011 LEGO 10220 Volkswagen T1 Camper Van. What is this set all about and what are the features? Check out the Toys N Bricks review to find out more!
10252 Volkswagen Beetle is available at various LEGO Shop at Home Countries (USA | Canada | UK) and at Amazon.com.
The Rogue One: a Star Wars Story Movie was released on December 16, 2016. So far, the reviews seem to be positive. The Movie is set before Episode 4, a New Hope. To accompany the Movie, LEGO has released a variety of Rogue One sets including 75154 TIE Striker. This sets comes with 4 minifigures where some of them are new such as TIE Pilot, Imperial ground crew, Imperial Shoretrooper and a Rebel Trooper in Endor outfit.
Many people are usually interested with the features and this LEGO sets comes with a couple including flick missles, opening cockpit and adjustable wings. At 543 pieces, this set sits at roughly at a 12.8 cents/piece ratio which unfortunately is slightly above the golden brick ratio of $0.1/piece. Fortunately, the set is now currently available at Amazon for $54 (reg.$69.99) which makes the set much more affordable.
This week from January 8-14, Toys R Us America will be offering $25 for 3 on ALL LEGO Dimensions Fun Packs. In addition, select LEGO DVDs will have a redeemable voucher for $8 off one admission for the upcoming LEGO Batman Movie. Finally, they will also offer a free 30546 LEGO DC Super Hero Girls Krypto Saves the Day polybag with purchases of $30 or more. This polybag offer is available in-stores only.
This week from January 6-19, Toys R Us Canada will be offering 20% off ALL $179.99 and under LEGO Star Wars Building sets. In addition, they will also be offering a free LEGO Dimensions Story Pack ($49.99 value) with purchase of ANY Starter Pack. Free shipping on orders above $49.
Note that they are also now carrying the new LEGO Star Wars 75159 Death Star set (an alternative compared to LEGO Shop). Price is $599.99.
A couple of LEGO Nexo Knights sets are also on clearance as well. It is stackable with an additional BOGO 1/2 price. You can find out more in this forum thread.
A Romanian store is currently giving out a free LEGO Star Wars 40268 R3-M2 Droid polybag set when you spend make Star Wars set purchases. This is the first time we’ve seen this type of LEGO Star Wars Droid Minifigure set. The other one is 30611 R2-D2 Minifigure set. Thanks to Brickset for the news.