More information on May the Fourth promotions

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Bricks&Blocks has just published an image of the May store calendar for USA and Canada which provides information on the promotions that'll be running that month in brand stores and at They are:

  • 75095 TIE Fighter will be available from May 2nd
  • 5002947 Admiral Yularen polybag will be free with Star Wars purchases over $75 May 2nd-4th
  • 30305 Spider-Man Super Jumper polybag will be free with purchases over $50, for most of the month, I believe.

In addition, the second series of Simpsons CMFs will be available, and the Kwik-E-Mart will be on general sale, having been made available to VIPs on 15th April.

Talking of April, I've not yet heard what offers will be running in Europe but in the USA I believe Ninjago 30293 Kai Drifter polybag will be free with purchases over $50. When I have more information I'll let you know.

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This week's top news articles

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Last day to enter our Mixels competition

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There's just time left to get your entry posted into the Brickset competition pool on Flickr for our Mixels competition which ends today.

Three prizes are up for grabs:

We will judge the entries next week and aim to announce the winners by next weekend. Good luck!

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BrickUniverse 2015 This Weekend

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BrickUniverse 2015 in Raleigh, North Carolina kicks off this weekend. The first two exhibitor days so far have been a bit quiet but there's already some great MOCs on display, as well as some neat activities and familiar vendors set up. The public days begin tomorrow and end on Sunday, taking place from 10am to 5pm each day. It's definitely a nice convention, so if you're in the Raleigh area this weekend, come check it out! Admission is $15 per person.

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Doctor Who set teaser

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LEGO has posted a short teaser video for the new Doctor Who set, due out later this year. While the teaser doesn't really convey any information, it does give a look at the new Doctor minifigure, and is sure to help in building anticipation.

You can view the video on the LEGO website, or in the YouTube video by our friends at Groove Bricks below.

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens - set details

Posted by , has posted 'code names' and prices for some of the new sets due out to tie in with the new Star Wars movie - The Force Awakens. Although the information is fairly rudimentary, it should at least give you an idea on the size and contents of some of the sets.

The list is as follows:

  • 75099 - “Lead Hero Craft”- £19.99
  • 75100 - “Villain Craft”- £39.99
  • 75101 - “Villain Star Craft”- £59.99
  • 75102 - “Hero Starfighter”- £69.99
  • 75103 - “Villain Transport”- £79.99
  • 75104 - “Lead Villain Vehicle”- £99.99
  • 75105 - “Hero Vehicle”- £129.99

Thanks to all those who emailed in.

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Jurassic World Raptor Escape photos

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Raptor Escape

Pictures broke a couple of days ago of the much anticipated retailer exclusive set - 75920 Jurassic World Raptor Escape. Better late than never, I've just added them to the database here so you can check them out at your leisure and share your thoughts in the comments section below. Costing £39.99 GBP, the set includes 394-pieces and the minifigures Vet, Barry, Charlie and Echo.

Full size images below...

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