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LEGO Creator Modular Buildings 10th Anniversary Video

LEGO Creator Brick Bank (10251)

Yesterday, LEGO did a teaser on their social media networks on the 10th anniversary of the LEGO Creator Modular Buildings. Today on their YouTube channel, they just released a full video showing off the history of the highly popular theme. Check out the video below as Jamie Berard talks about some of the modulars. Which modular(s) is your favorite?

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LEGO ReBrick Modular Building Contest

If you want to be one of the first people to own the 10th anniversary modular set with the LEGO Creator Assembly Square (10255), LEGO ReBrick has announced a new building contest for a chance to win one. From now until November 29, 2016, expand your favorite modular building by building a new room for it. If you don’t own the modular building you want to build for, don’t fret because you don’t actually have to own the set. You just have to state in the description of which building you’re creating the interior for.

For being the grand prize winner, LEGO has provided some very nice sets as prizes. On top of the 10th anniversary Assembly Square (10255), you’ll also be getting the Pet Shop (10218), Parisian Restaurant (10243), Detective’s Office (10246), Palace Cinema (10232), and the Brick Bank (10251). That’s right! One winner will be getting a total of six sets for creating the best interior for a modular building. Check out the full rules in the link above.

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LEGO Creator Assembly Square (10255) Modular Officially Announced

LEGO Creator Assembly Square (10255)

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the LEGO Creator Modular Building line, LEGO has officially announced the newest direct-to-consumer set with the Assembly Square (10255). It consists of a whopping 4,002 pieces and will retail for $279.99. There will be no early access for the Assembly Square so it will be available for everyone starting on January 1, 2017.

LEGO Creator Assembly Square (10255)

LEGO Creator Assembly Square (10255)

As an anniversary set, designer Jamie Berard has take past references from previous eleven modular buildings and have implemented into the Assembly Square.

10182 Café Corner

– Café on corner of plaza w/coffee mug sign
– Yellow and white striped awnings
– Micro version of CC on apartment shelf
– Printed tile to represent CC Box
– Corner door built using turntables
– Cherries in trash
– Green Baseplates

10190 Market Street

– Micro version of MS on apartment shelf
– Bakery is linked to croissant sign from MS

10185 Green Grocer

– Micro version of GG on apartment shelf
– Rooftop BBQ
– Sand Green color of mid-building
– Updated baby pram (now including baby!)

10197 Fire Brigade

– Rooftop door access
– Kitchen in apartment

10211 Grand Emporium

– Detailing around roof above Dance Studio
– Wedding cake to go with wedding outfits in GE Window

10218 Pet Shop

– Parrot in flower shop & Chihuahua
– Sand Blue color of Music/Dance Studios
– Windows for Music/Dance Studios shared with PS

10224 Town Hall

– Tower roof style shared with TH
– Wedding cake for married couple in TH
– Flower shop for married couple in TH

10232 Palace Cinema

– Center of pattern in front of Cafe shared with PC
– Vertical line wall texture from PC is used for interior of Music/Dance studios

10243 Parisian Restaurant

– Black roof of middle building in similar style to PR
– White Croissants in Bakery
– Fold out sofa similar to fold down bed
– Greenery on pergola between café and flower shop

10264 Detective’s Office

– Mirror
– Candy/cookie source is Pastry Shop
– Nougat color of Dentist office

10251 Brick Bank

– Portrait of Bank Manager in photo studio
– Trans-Green and clear glass in Flower Shop

Check out the designer video as well as more images of the set and the press release below.

LEGO Creator Assembly Square (10255)


10255 Assembly Square
Ages 16+. 4,002 pieces.
US $279.99 – CA $329.99 – DE 239.99€ – UK £169.99 – DK 2099.00 DKK
*Euro pricing varies by country. Please visit shop.LEGO.com for regional pricing.

Celebrate ten years of Modular Building with the Assembly Square!

Take a trip to the amazing Assembly Square, developed to celebrate ten years of LEGO® Modular Buildings, featuring a wealth of unsurpassed, intricate details and hidden surprises. Easy-to-remove building sections provide access to the highly detailed interior, comprising a ground level with a bakery, florist’s shop and café, a middle level with a music store, photo studio and dental office, and an upper-level dance studio and apartment with access to a rooftop terrace with barbecue. The exterior of the building features a detailed sidewalk with outdoor café furniture, fountain, streetlamps and a highly elaborate facade with beautifully detailed windows and doors, three buildable shop signs, spired tower and a decorative roofline. Collect and build an entire town with the LEGO Creator Expert Modular Building series 10243 Parisian Restaurant, 10246 Detective’s Office and 10251 Brick Bank. Includes eight minifigures and a baby figure.
• Includes eight minifigures: a dentist, barista, baker, florist, music store assistant, dancer, photographer and a LEGO® fan, plus a baby figure.
• The three-level Assembly Square features an authentic, elaborate facade with detailed windows and doors, three buildable shop signs, spired tower, decorative roofline and a rooftop terrace, plus a detailed tiled sidewalk with a fountain, outdoor café furniture and two streetlamps. The highly detailed interior includes a bakery, florist’s shop, café, music store, photo studio, dental office, apartment and a dance studio.
• Ground level features a bakery with counter, cash register, shelves, opening oven, wedding cake and assorted buildable pastries and treats; a florist’s shop with counter, cash register, garden tools, flower arrangements, bouquets and a blue and yellow macaw parrot element; and a café with espresso machine, counter, bench seating and pie elements.
• Middle level features a music store with a buildable drum set, two guitars and saxophone element; photo studio with buildable classic camera and adjustable tripod; and a dental office with buildable reclining chair, waiting area, telephone and a sink.
• Upper level features a dance studio with buildable piano and reflective mirror element; an apartment with buildable foldout sofa bed, detailed kitchen, toilet, micro LEGO® train, modular buildings and Eiffel Tower, and access to a rooftop terrace with buildable barbecue, table and a neglected plant.
• Accessory elements include a ballerina skirt, Chihuahua, pretzel, ornamental chicken and candy. Also includes a buildable telephone, grill, baby carriage and buildable lamps.
• Remove the building sections to access the detailed interior.
• Adjust the camera tripod and take photos all around the square.
• Recline the dentist chair and reveal those pearly whites!
• Open the oven door to remove your freshly-baked pastries.
• Fold out the sofa bed and relax while you admire your modular buildings collection!
• Celebrate Modular Buildings with this awesome 10th anniversary LEGO® Creator Expert set!
• This set offers an age-appropriate build and play experience for ages 16+.
• New decorated elements include a dentist torso, dentist window and 2×3 tile with the 10182 Café Corner box front.
• Includes lots of curved and corner angle tiles, garage doors used as box windows and LEGO® Technic excavator scoops used as roofing elements.
• Collect and build an entire town with the LEGO® Creator Expert Modular Building series 10243 Parisian Restaurant, 10246 Detective’s Office and 10251 Brick Bank.
• Measures over 13” (35cm) high, 14” (38cm) wide and 9” (25cm) deep.

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LEGO 2017 Modular Building Rumors

LEGO Creator Brick Bank (10251)

LEGO will be celebrating its 10th anniversary of the LEGO Creator Modular Buildings in 2017 there’s already rumors of what the next set could be. There’s no concrete details of it yet but word is that it is called the Assembly Square (10255) and will be available in January 2017 at 2,699 DKK which is about $300 if you take a set to compare it to.

Brickcon is this weekend and the convention has been known to announce some exclusive direct-to-consumer sets such as the Parisian Restaurant (10243) back in 2013 and the Santa’s Workshop (10245) in 2014. Who knows if LEGO will be announcing something this year at Brickcon but we can only hope.

**Note: Picture above is not the Assembly Square.**

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LEGO Creator Modular Brick Bank (10251) Officially Announced

LEGO Creator Brick Bank (10251)

At the BricKorea fan event in South Korea, LEGO has officially announced the next modular to its popular lineup, the LEGO Creator Brick Bank (10251). The set contains 2,380 pieces and retails for $169.99 and will be in January 2016. Modular fans have been waiting for another corner building since 2013 when the Palace Cinema (10232) was released but we’ll be getting one at the beginning of the year. There will be no early VIP access for the set. Check out the press release and more images of the Brick Bank (10251) below.

10251 Brick Bank
Ages 16+. 2,380 pieces.
US $169.99 – CA $219.99 – DE 149.99€ – UK £119.99 – DK 1399.00 DKK
*Euro pricing varies by country. Please visit shop.LEGO.com for regional pricing.

Make a safe deposit at the Brick Bank!

Make a secure deposit at the highly respected Brick Bank, featuring an array of intricate details and hidden surprises. Easy-to-remove building sections provide access to the detailed interior, comprising a bank with an atrium foyer, tiled floor, arched windows, ornate chandelier, lockable vault and a transaction counter with security glass; a laundromat with printed window, tiled floor and 4 laundry machines; plus 2 second-floor offices with an array of detailed furniture, fixtures and accessories. The exterior of the building features a detailed sidewalk and an elaborate façade with carving and statue décor, decorative roofline, large arched windows, central balcony, clock and an accessible roof terrace featuring a large skylight.

• Includes 5 minifigures: a bank manager, secretary, teller, and a mom and child.
• The Brick Bank features a bank, secretary’s office, bank manager’s office, laundromat and a detailed façade and sidewalk.
• Bank features an atrium foyer with wide, arched entrance, triangular-patterned floor tiling, ornate chandelier, oxidized-copper colored skylight, transaction counter with hidden alarm buttons and security glass, and a bank vault with safe deposit boxes and a large round door.
• Laundromat features a printed window, tiled floor and 4 laundry machines.
• Secretary’s office features a wall clock, desk, typewriter, cabinet with opening drawers, fireplace and an espresso machine.
• Bank manager’s office features a large desk with banker’s lamp and approval stamp, leather-look chair, printed portrait, statue and a cabinet.
• Accessory elements include a mug, document, camera, candy, blank white paper, chrome-golden coins, 1 chrome- golden bar and banknotes.
• Remove the building sections to access the detailed interior.
• Unlock the bank vault to access the safe deposit boxes.
• Visit the laundromat for a spot of laundering.
• Stack coins with the coin counting machine.
• Special elements include a printed prize check, printed ground-floor windows, a special printed portrait in the bank manager’s office, plus rare, sand-blue and dark-green bricks, and sand-green window frames.
• Collect and build an entire town with the LEGO® Creator Expert Modular Building series 10243 Parisian Restaurant and 10246 Detective’s Office.
• Brick Bank measures over 10” (26cm) high, 10” (25cm) wide and 10” (25cm) deep.

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LEGO Toys R Us Bricktober 2015 Building Instructions

Bricktober Hotel (40141)

Bricktober 2015 is happening right now at Toys R Us and you can either get a set with purchases of $75 or more or buy them outright for $19.99. For those who don’t have a TRU near them or don’t want to buy the sets off the secondary market, there is some good news. LEGO has upload all four Bricktober 2015 sets onto their servers and you can download them in PDF format so you can build your own.

Bricktober Hotel (40141)

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Bricktober Train Station (40142)

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Bricktober Bakery (40143)

Bricktober Bakery (40143)

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Bricktober Toys R Us Store (40144)

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LEGO Toys R Us Bricktober 2015 Official Images

Bricktober Hotel (40141)

HKLUG over on Facebook has posted the official images of the LEGO Toys R Us Bricktober 2015 sets. Like with previous years, the sets will be in a mini-modular type that can connect with each other using TECHNIC pins. This year will again feature four different sets being offered starting in October with purchases of a certain dollar amount, usually at $75 or more. During and after the Bricktober promotion periods, you can also find the sets being sold separately for $19.99 each. Thanks to Lee for the email.

Bricktober Hotel (40141)

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Bricktober Train Station (40142)

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Bricktober Bakery (40143)

Bricktober Bakery (40143)

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Bricktober Toys R Us Store (40144)

Bricktober Toys R Us Store (40144)

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