2015 release dates

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... Duplo Forest Animals, Elves, Ninjago April: Pirates, Super Heroes, Speed Champions May: Chima Of course it may vary country-by-country slightly and I suspect will be quite different in USA and Canada. ...

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Which minifigs are most desirable?

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You may remember that last December we asked you to list your 'best LEGO sets ever' for a forthcoming Dorling Kindersley book. The book is taking somewhat longer than I expected to hit the shelves but as far as I know it's due for release sometime in 2015. Now, another book is planned...

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Brick 2014 Show Report

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... you can testify that it felt like we were sat in the front row whenever they started singing. It may be fun once, but after the same LEGO related songs have been repeated ten or more times, it can become fairly tedious! One of the most popular stands in the entire convention hall was the Minecraft...

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Review: 21301 Birds

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... stem. This is a common technique in MOCs but I have not seen it in an official set before, and it may be new to some builders. The Completed Model All three models have their charms and they capture the subject matter nicely, but for me the Robin and Blue Jay are far superior to the Hummingbird...

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AFOLCON 2014 Show Report

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... of the talk she confessed to there being no plans for any further UK LEGO stores at the moment but may have hinted, and I really mean hinted, at one for Ireland. Next up was Guy Bagley, chief model maker at the LEGOland Windsor Model Shop. This presentation was brilliant as well featuring discussion...

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Blocks issue 1 review

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... the future. It wouldn’t hurt to get readers involved - a letters page could be interesting, maybe cover people’s collections, or how they got started in the hobby? There’s a web profile page, and while issue one picks one of the biggest - The Brothers Brick - I’d be happy to...

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