Review: 76023 The Tumbler, part 1

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... a new torso print, front and back. I'm not sure about the head, it looks similar to others but may well have a slightly different smirk. The Joker however, is all new and is fantastic. It's the late Heath Ledger version, of course, from The Dark Knight movie. It's the first version of...

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Review: 8466 4x4 Off Roader

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... been dismantled and bagged up, it's probably never to see the light of day again. However I may be in a minority in my views as it seems to have a lot of glowing reviews. What do you think of it? What do you consider to be 'super cars' after 8448 ? This is likely to be the...

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Ninjago: Rebooted DVD review

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... here fits tidily on a single disc. The complete season has not yet fully aired on TV so it may come as a surprise to some that the season is abbreviated when compared to the 13 episodes for each of the previous two seasons. In fact, the negative reviews on Amazon are reflecting this surprise. Technical...

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Review: 8640 Polar Helicopter

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... in bright light, so other factors must come into play, such as the composition of the plastic or maybe even how the parts have been stored and for how long in the factory. It's a mystery... As I said above, Arctic sets were the first to feature maxi-figs. They were last seen in...

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SDCC Exclusive Batmobile revealed

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... seem to suggest that the Rocket minifigure in the Marvel SDCC exclusive set may find it's way into a retail set sooner or later. See below for the packaging picture. Update: FBTB have posted that the final exclusive minifigure to be given away at SDCC will be Zur-En-Arrh Batman....

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SDCC News Update

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... THE HOBBIT: The Battle of the Five Armies, a production of New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures (MGM), LEGO Systems will unveil one of the new LEGO THE HOBBIT sets that is slated to hit store shelves in October. A large-scale model of Smaug, built entirely from LEGO bricks...

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Review: 21109 Exo-Suit, part 3

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... not because it might be in short supply. This is a day one purchase: get it on August 1st or you may regret it. We'll remind you again on the day! Want to see more? Check out vynsane's review at Toys N Bricks. Update: Tim Courtney in the LEGO Ideas team has provided more information...

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Review: 21109 Exo-Suit, part 1

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... Stafford, the LEGO designer who turned Pete's model into the official model, too, so maybe I am not best placed to be reviewing the set objectively. But I'll try and do so... The box The 26x19 cm box is the usual Ideas/Cuusoo high-quality design. The front features the...

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Review: 10242 MINI Cooper, part 2

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... not sure if the smaller steering wheel would look better, or if it would be too small. Maybe I'll try it out...   The doors are constructed and the front wings are beginning to take shape.   The doors have tiled panels inside which finish them off very well. They...

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Friends Character Encylopedia

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... Juice bar and as far as I can tell, this version of her is wearing the same top as Maya who appeared in 41015 Dolphin Cruiser. (Naya/Maya, confusing isn't it...)   The book comprises 5 sections. The first covers all the characters, the five main ones, then all their contemporaries, and...

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