Posts Tagged: LEGO

The LEGO Batman Movie Review

I asked myself a question before going to the theater to see The LEGO Batman Movie with my six year-old daughter: am I going to see a Batman movie, or am I going to see a LEGO movie? It might not be the best Batman movie ever. It might not be the best LEGO movie… Read more »

Book Review: LEGO Adventure Book

Novelty is a powerful force. It can take something that’s relatively weak, and give it the illusion of being interesting, at least for a while. On the other hand, it can take an already strong work and make it one of a kind. Thankfully, The LEGO Adventure Book falls firmly into the latter category. Let’s… Read more »

LEGO Set Review: Attack on Weathertop

Set #: 9472 Pieces: 430 MSRP: $59.99 When I saw all the initial Lord of the Rings sets, Attack on Weathertop easily stood out of the must have of the bunch. I loved the shape of it, and I’ve always had a soft spot for ruins. The price point was a little high considering the… Read more »

LEGO Set Review: 2012 Holiday Bonus Set

If there’s one thing I like more than LEGO®, it’s free LEGO®. So when I saw they were offering a free holiday-themed set for purchases over $100, I jumped at it. Of course, the fact that I was already planning on picking up a large set for Christmas helped that decision quite a bit.

LEGO Set Review: The Werewolf

Set #: 9463 Pieces: 243 MSRP: $19.99 With the exception of the vampire, the werewolf is probably the most classic of movie monsters, so I was quite excited to see this set. Let’s see if it lives up to expectations.

Book Review: The Unofficial LEGO Builder’s Guide

LEGO® is a lot of fun, but for someone just getting into the hobby, it can also be a little intimidating. There are tens of thousands of different parts, and an innumerable amount of combinations. Beyond that, seeing a few of the amazing creations other people have put together can leave someone with no idea… Read more »

Translate a Book Scene into a LEGO MOC

I have always been a big reader and the idea of making LEGO creations from scenes in a book is what got me into LEGO again as an adult. It seemed like a cool idea for a hobby and just about everything I have built has been from a book. So I thought I would… Read more »