The LEGO Modular Expansion Pack by Fargo73 is the latest project to achieve 10,000 supporters on LEGO Ideas. The main part of the build is the park which are 16×32 and can be combined into a single 32×32 park. Each section can be added on to the modulars with ease. It consists of 2,779 pieces and includes seven minifigures.
This is the 50th project to reach the First 2021 Review Stage which is a new milestone for projects hitting the goal of 10,000 supporters in a single review period. The project now joins The Shire, the Hobbithole of Frodo and Bilbo Baggins, Among Us: The Skeld Detailed Map, The Office, Castle of Lord Afol and the Black Knights, The X-Files: I Want to Believe, The House of Chocolate, The Simpsons – The Krusty Burger, Asterix and Obelix, 4½-Litre 1927-31 Bentley ‘Blower’, Scania Next Generation S730, The Karate Kid “Wax On, Wax Off”, Hyrule Castle (The Legend of Zelda), Metroid: Samus Aran’s Gunship, NASA’s SLS & Artemis, Lego Bookends, Animal Crossing: New Horizons Paradise, Claus Toys, Baba Yaga, The Castle of Brickwood Forest, A Nice Day at the Farm, The Forth Bridge, The Sewing Workshop, The King’s Castle, The Nightmare Before Christmas – Halloween Town, Train Bookends, The Polar Express, The Trulli of Alberobello, Jazz Quartet, My LEGO Totoro (Feat. Cat Bus), A Map of Middle Earth… Continue
LEGO has announced that the LEGO Ulysses Space Probe will be available starting tomorrow, April 14, at 9am. It doesn’t specify which time zone it will start so I guess you’ll just have to guess which 9am that is. The Ulysses was supposed to launch alongside the LEGO NASA Space Shuttle Discovery (10283) but it was delayed due to “unexpected circumstances.” It will be available in the LEGO VIP Reward Center for 1,800 point.
Update: 9am Australian Eastern Standard Time for ANZ
9am BST/10am CET for EMEA
9am Eastern for AMS (except MX)
As reported last week, Target is now selling LEGOLAND exclusive sets and they have now also been added online for you to purchase. Currently, there are four sets that are available and they are listed $10 less than what they go for on the LEGOLAND online shop. In addition, you can also save 5% on your purchase if you have the Target RedCard.
LEGOLAND Park (40346) – $89.99
LEGOLAND Driving School (40347) – $14.99
LEGOLAND Fire Academy (40393) – $14.99
LEGOLAND Ninjago World (40429) – $29.99
Chronicle Books will have a new book that you may be interested in coming out this summer called The Secrets of LEGO House. The 160 page book features some exclusive content that hasn’t been published before from the LEGO House which includes photos, interviews, and art. The book will be released on July 27 and retails for $40 but you do get the pre-order price guarantee so if the price drops between now and the release date, you’ll only get charged the lower price.
This guide takes you on a tour of the “home of the brick,” the official LEGO® House, so you can experience it for yourself at home!
With photos, interviews, essays, and art from the LEGO archives, The Secrets of LEGO House explores the visual wonders and the themed “zones”—yellow for emotions, blue for problem solving, green for social interaction, and red for creativity—within the iconic LEGO House in Billund, Denmark.
The Secrets of LEGO House offers an insider’s look at the creative philosophy behind the iconic brand. On each page, discover the true “secret” hidden among the 25 million LEGO bricks—that everything in the house is purposefully designed around nine core principles of learning through play.
A joy for those who aren’t able to visit in person, and just as exciting for those who have, The Secrets of LEGO House is a bright, colorful celebration of the endless experiences possible with LEGO bricks.
• EXCLUSIVE CONTENT: This book is a perfect gift or self-purchase for avid collectors and super fans seeking
We’re almost done with our reviews of the new wave of LEGO Monkie Kid sets and the next one we’ll be checking out is the Monkie Kid’s Team Dronecopter (80023). It has 1,462 piece and retails for $149.99 and it comes packed in bags numbered to 14.
The LEGO Looney Tunes Collectible Minifigures (71030) were announced a few days ago and we finally have some details about them including the release date and pricing. Like with many other LEGO sets coming out this month, they will be available starting on April 26 for $4.99 each. Some people thought LEGO was raising the price on them because someone purchased them early at an independent store but that isn’t the case. There are 12 unique Looney Tunes characters to collect and each complete box contains 36 blind bags. That means there should be three complete sets per unopened box if you can find one.
LEGO has been named the most reputable company in the world for the second straight year. The RepTrak 100 survey was released and LEGO was named the most highly regarded company out of 100 companies.
THE LEGO GROUP AGAIN RANKED AS THE WORLD’S MOST REPUTABLE COMPANY
BILLUND, April 12, 2021: Today, The RepTrak Company™ released the annual Global RepTrak®100 survey, ranking the LEGO Group as the most highly regarded company in the world when it comes to corporate reputation for the second year running.
Chief Executive Officer of the LEGO Group, Niels B. Christiansen, commented on the results:
“I’ am very proud of everyone at the LEGO Group who contributed to us being recognised as the most reputable company for the second year in a row. During a difficult year we prioritized doing what’s right and lived our values. We supported those in need and inspired children and families through play. Being able to have a positive impact on society motivates us every day.”
The Global RepTrak®100 study developed by The RepTrak Company™ measures the corporate reputation of 100 companies by asking the public in 15 countries questions about the emotional appeal of each company. The study scores the companies on seven dimensions: Products & Services, Innovation, Workplace, Governance, Citizenship, Leadership and Performance.