Posts Categorized: LEGO Set Review

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.

LEGO Set Review: Rock Band Minifigure Accessory Set

We recently reviewed the Halloween accessory pack and, despite the price tag, I had given it a high mark. Today we take a closer look at another Minifigures pack: the Rock Band. Official set description: Set #: 850486 Pieces: 62 MSRP: $14.99 Put together your own LEGO® Rock Band! Put your LEGO® Rock Band in… Read more »

LEGO Review: Halloween Accessory Set

As if it wasn’t enough to tempt us with the Collectible Series, LEGO® just found another way to get us to buy even more Minifigures: they call these Minifigure accessory sets/packs, and it’s going to hurt. Official set description: Set #: 850487 Pieces: 58 MSRP: $14.99 Go batty over the Halloween Accessory Set! Scare yourself… Read more »

LEGO Set Review: Shelob Attacks

Set #: 9470 Pieces: 227 MSRP: $19.99 I was a little hesitant about Shelob Attacks, because most of the brick-built monsters I’ve seen have been a little uninspiring. But Shelob looked pretty good, I wanted a Gollum figure, and the piece to price ration was solid, especially considering this was a licensed set, so I… Read more »

LEGO Set Review: Gandalf Arrives

Set #: 9469 Pieces: 83 MSRP: $12.99 While the Monster Fighters sets are awesome, I want to broaden out the LEGO® reviews here at Bricks of the Dead, so I’m going to be doing a few on The Lord of the Rings sets to start, and will expand into other themes as time and budget… Read more »

LEGO Review: The Zombies

Set #: 9465 Pieces: 447 MSRP: $39.99 Of all the sets in the Monster Fighters theme, The Zombies was the one I was most excited about, especially when it was just a rumor. Monster Fighters seems to primarily fixate on the classic (Universal) movie monsters: Frankenstein monster, the Wolf Man, Dracula, the Mummy, and the… Read more »

LEGO Review: Swamp Creature

Set #: 9461 Pieces: 70 MSRP: $6.99 When I saw the Monster Fighters lineup, I know there was one set I absolutely had to have (bear in mind, this was before The Zombies was revealed),and that was The Swamp Creature. It’sa very small set, with only 70 pieces, but I just knew I had to… Read more »