Brickset T Shirts now available

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Is there room in your wardrobe for more LEGO-related T Shirts? If so, you can now grab yourself an official Brickset T Shirt from Zazzle! I ordered one for myself and I'm impressed with the quality so I'm making them available to all.  Two designs are available, one with blue lettering for light coloured shirts and one with white for dark shirts.  The only...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks:More Exo-Suit goodness... (05 Jul, 37511 views)The Exo-Suit has been revealed! (04 Jul, 12456 views)Review: 10242 MINI Cooper, part 2 (03 Jul, 10393 views)Review: 10242 MINI Cooper, part 1 (02 Jul, 9256 views)Exo-Suit teaser, with video (01 Jul, 8432 views)Alatariel reveals and reviews her official Research Institute set...

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Mixels building competition: one week to go

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Our Mixels building competition with The LEGO Movie prizes ends at midnight (GMT+1) on Sunday 6th July so if you haven't entered yet, you have a week left to do so. The judges this time will be DrDaveWatford (GimmeLEGO), SirKevbags (FairyBricks), Caperberry (Tim, New Elementary), LostInTranslation (Lucy), Rocao (Roland) and myself. I estimate there are around 250 entries...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks:LEGO Minifigures Online: the first 15 minutes of play (18 Jun, 8964 views)Have your Ghostbusters instructions fallen apart? (16 Jun, 8411 views)Review: 10244 Fairground Mixer (21 Jun, 8247 views)Review: 75053 The Ghost (21 Jun, 7709 views)Classic LEGO sets: 9V trains (24 Jun, 7243 views)Alatariel reveals and reviews her...

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Brickset minifigs and bricks now available

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At long last, by popular demand, we are making a range of Brickset-branded minifigs and bricks available! We've teamed up with UK-based MinifigForLife Print Studio who will be producing them to order on their Roland UV printer. They are direct digital prints, printed at 1440dpi, so the quality is stunning, the best I have seen, in fact. Six items will initially be...

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We own 200 million dollars-worth of LEGO

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If you keep an eye on the site statistics at the bottom of the page you may have noticed another landmark was passed overnight: we now own US$200 million of LEGO between us. The 100 million mark was crossed in August 2012 so in less than 2 years, together we've spent $100m on our favourite plastic product. Taking into account the number of sets we own and the number of people who record their...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks:Review: 75048 The Phantom (09 Jun, 12450 views)Classic LEGO sets: Forestmen (11 Jun, 8753 views)LEGO Minifigures Online: the first 15 minutes of play (18 Jun, 8039 views)Have your Ghostbusters instructions fallen apart? (16 Jun, 7224 views)Mixels series 2 building competition (09 Jun, 6492 views)Everything you wanted to...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks:MINI press release (04 Jun, 15059 views)First images of set 10242 MINI Cooper MK VII (04 Jun, 10087 views)Review: 70816 Benny's Spaceship, part 1 (02 Jun, 9517 views)Review: 75048 The Phantom (09 Jun, 9514 views)Review: 70816 Benny's Spaceship, part 2 (03 Jun, 8768 views)Next LEGO Ideas set revealed (03 Jun, 8007 views)Classic...

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Mixels series 2 building competition

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Now that Mixels series 2 are widely available, it's time to launch our second Mixels building competition! It will be similar to the first one we held in March (here's the announcement and the winners) but with a few tweaks in response to comments received. Once again, we have some fantastic prizes lined up, provided by the LEGO CEE team. First prize: 70816 Benny's...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks:75058 MTT revealed (27 May, 17303 views)Review: 75052 Mos Eisley Cantina (30 May, 11986 views)MINI press release (04 Jun, 11105 views)Classic LEGO sets: Pirates (29 May, 10958 views)Review: 70814 Emmet's Construct-o-Mech (26 May, 9554 views)First images of set 10242 MINI Cooper MK VII (04 Jun, 8940 views)Review: 70816...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks: 75058 MTT revealed (27 May, 13915 views) Review: 70815 Super Secret Police Dropship (24 May, 11361 views) Review: 75059 Sandcrawler - Part 2 (18 May, 10165 views) Review: 75052 Mos Eisley Cantina (30 May, 9417 views) Review: 70814 Emmet's Construct-o-Mech (26 May, 8247 views) Classic LEGO sets:...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks:Rumoured list of Collectable Minifigure Series 12 (20 May, 163688 views)Summer sets appearing in the UK and US (12 May, 21590 views)Win a signed Fairground Mixer! (16 May, 12699 views)10245 Santa's Workshop (13 May, 9579 views)Review: 75059 Sandcrawler - Part 2 (18 May, 9342 views)Fairground Mixer available now, and other...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks:Review: 21108 Ghostbusters (07 May, 30622 views)Summer sets appearing in the UK and US (12 May, 19647 views)10245 Santa's Workshop (13 May, 8136 views)Win a signed Fairground Mixer! (16 May, 7056 views)Collecting old sets #2 (13 May, 6947 views)Review: 75059 Sandcrawler - Part 1 (17 May, 5701 views)Fairground Mixer available...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks:Review: 21108 Ghostbusters (07 May, 22525 views)Free polybags with the Daily Mail in May (30 Apr, 15803 views)May the 4th be with you! (28 Apr, 12121 views)Collecting old sets (29 Apr, 9902 views)The Simpsons LEGO episode airs this weekend (02 May, 8721 views)June brand store calendar for USA just published (01 May, 5929...

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New vendors in the items for sale listings

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This week I've started importing product feeds from The Entertainer and Toys R Us for the UK and Walmart, Toys R Us and Target  for the USA. The LEGO items they sell are now shown on the main Buy page and also in the Buy LEGO in UK and Buy LEGO in the USA listings. I hope you find this useful. I will be adding more vendors in the coming weeks and also producing daily price...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks:10244 Fairground Mixer unveiled! (26 Apr, 17256 views)Summer Ninjago images (22 Apr, 12570 views)May the 4th be with you! (28 Apr, 11294 views)Summer Legends of Chima images (22 Apr, 8956 views)Collecting old sets (29 Apr, 8692 views)Free polybags with the Daily Mail in May (30 Apr, 6151 views)June brand store calendar...

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Site updates (2nd May)

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It's now been three months since the new site launched and it all seems to be working well. I haven't been making many changes lately, and probably won't be doing anything major to the site's code during the summer months (when we eventually get to them in the UK...) Here's what's been implemented over the last couple of weeks: Google AdSense. I said I'd never...

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This week's top news articles

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These are the most read articles that we've posted over the last couple of weeks: And the winners are... (07 Apr, 7822 views) Mixels series 2 images (14 Apr, 5348 views) Cuusoo Exo-Suit logo revealed (15 Apr, 4394 views) Mordor via Bank (09 Apr, 3989 views) Brick Wonders (09 Apr, 3964 views) 41045 Orangutan's Banana Tree (14 Apr, 3647 views) Easter bunnies (17 Apr, 3557 views) Easter...

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Welcome, 80,000th member!

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Over the weekend, just over three months after we welcomed our 70,000th member in December, the 80,000th member joined the site. So, welcome aboard ganielson from the USA! The rate of growth of members has increased significantly recently. Over the last few years it has been about 20,000 a year. At the current rate of 10,000 in 3 months it could be double that this year and we...

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