Back in November of last year, we reported some new LEGO books that Dornling Kindersley will be releasing in 2013. It turns out that there are a few more books that have been revealed as well as more details of the books. I’m looking forward to getting the Minifigures Character Encylopedia and the Minifigure Year by Year: A Visual Chronicle.
LEGO Minifigure Year by Year: A Visual Chronicle – 256 pages, £25.00
A vibrant history of LEGO minifigures from their introduction in 1978 to the present day. With more than 1,500 featured, this guide covers everything you ever wanted to know about the cult objects and includes
three LEGO minifigures to add to your collection.
LEGO Minifigures Character Encyclopedia – 208 pages, £14.99
Meet all the collectible minifigure characters, including the Clockwork Robot, the Evil Knight and Gorilla Suit Guy. Packed with biographies, accessory information, fun LEGO facts and an exclusive toy soldier minifigure.
LEGO Legends of Chima Brickmaster: The Quest for Chi – 96pages, £19.99
Read photo-story adventures about the animal tribes of Chima, build the models from the story, then take the bricks apart to build the next adventure. Comes with 187 LEGO bricks and building instructions for 16 models, plus two amazing minifigures.
The LEGO Play Book – 200 pages, £17.99
Be inspired by this collection of more than 200 LEGO builds. Create a hidden doorway in an enchanted castle, race LEGO cars and build a robot army. Includes
ten-minute build suggestions and tips and advice on activities you can play and things you can do.
LEGO Star Wars Brickmaster: Battle for the Stolen Crystals – 80pages, £19.99
Clone Commander Gree is on a mission to recapture the lightsaber crystals stolen by Commando Droid. Join the fight and build weapons and vehicles to help Gree with his chase. Includes Clone Commander Gree and Commando Droid minifigures to bring the excitement to life.
Below are all the LEGO DK books in 2013 and their release dates:
LEGO Amazing Minifigure Ultimate Sticker Collection – January
LEGO DC Universe Super Heroes Ready for Action! – February
LEGO DC Universe Super Heroes Super-Villains – February
LEGO Friends Ultimate Sticker Collection – March
LEGO Legends of Chima Brickmaster: The Quest for Chi – May
LEGO Minifigures Character Encylopedia – May
LEGO Legends Of Chima Ultimate Sticker Collection – May
LEGO Star Wars The Yoda Chronicles – August
LEGO Hero Factory Ultimate Sticker Collection – August
The LEGO Play Book – September
LEGO Star Wars Brickmaster: Battle for the Stolen Crystals – September
LEGO Minifigure Year by Year: A Visual Chronicle – October
**Via Brick Fanatics**