How about a superyacht that boasts stackable terraces with each level serving a different purpose? Meet Lujac Desautel's "La Petit Terrasse". This design aims to bridge the space between living indoors and outdoors, offering such amenities as an open air cinema, top level pool with diving board, an outdoor living room, fitness area, dance floor, as well as a helicopter pad. Continue reading for more pictures.
Brick master "Doomhandle" has created the ultimate Star Wars Star Destroyer, and it measures over 56-inches (1.4m) long, weighs approximately 70-pounds (32kg), and boasts a three-level interior. This makes it about 20-inches longer - and quite a few times heavier - than the classic LEGO UCS version. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny internet trolls gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of some impossible remote controlled helicopter tricks.
LEGO has just unveiled a 2,704 piece Porsche 911 GT3 RS set for their Technic series. At $300, this 1:8 scale model features moving engine parts, red coilovers, headlights and taillights, brake calipers, 10 spoke wheels with low profile tires, working gearbox, paddle shift-equipped steering wheel, and even racing seats. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a Harry Potter Quidditch-themed Halo 5 custom game.
The LEGO Architecture New York City set features the Flatiron Building, Chrysler Building, Empire State Building, One World Trade Center, as well as the Statue of Liberty, and it's being offered for only $45.83 shipped, today only, originally $59.99. This series offers models suitable for display in the home and office, and has been developed for all with an interest in travel, architectural culture, history and design. An included booklet contains information about the designer, architecture and history of each building, as well as historical facts about New York City and its architectural heritage. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
The LEGO Star Wars Imperial Shuttle Tydirium 75094 Building Kit measures over 11" high, 9" long and 7" wide in landing mode, and over 16" high, 9" long and 18" wide in flight mode. As featured in the exciting scenes leading up to the destruction of the Empire's second Death Star in Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi, this impressive LEGO Star Wars starship features folding wings for flight and landing modes, retractable landing gear and an opening cockpit with space for 2 minifigures. Get one here now. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
This may not be the first LEGO Batcave, but it's the only one we've come across that includes Wayne Manor up top. This was created by brick master Dan Glasure over the course of several months, and as you can see, no detail was spared. The entire diorama features the Batmobile, Batwing, mood lighting, a holding cell, sky bridge, and lots more. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of someone drifting a Ferrari F40 in the snow up to basecamp.
LEGO Architecture New York City features the Flatiron Building, Chrysler Building, Empire State Building, One World Trade Center and the Statue of Liberty, all for $49.99 shipped, today only, originally $59.99. The LEGO Architecture Skyline Collection offers models suitable for display in the home and office, and has been developed for all with an interest in travel, architectural culture, history and design. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
A group of friends from Taiwan's Formosa LEGO club - Zio Chao, Dada, Kimura, Kuan-Wei, Stephanie, Tiger and Will - spent 1.5-months recreating the iconic SHIELD helicarrier from The Avengers with 15,000 bricks, along with other random parts. It measures in at 140cm x 80cm, making it twice the size of the official LEGO set. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Professional LEGO builders have set a new record for the largest caravan ever made from the plastic bricks. The life-sized vehicle measures in at 3.6m long and 2.2m tall, and consists of 215,158 individual bricks, complete with electric lights as well as running water. It took approximately 12 weeks to complete, and is 10 times bigger than the previous holder of the record for largest LEGO caravan. Click here to view more pictures of the incredible LEGO caravan. Continue reading for the official Guinness World Record video.
Brick master Ryan McNaught used 120,000 LEGO bricks to recreate the doomed Titanic breaking in half after hitting the iceberg. This isn't just some empty model, he added numerous minifigures in action poses to lighten the mood, with some actually in the water and / or boats. Unfortunately (or fortunately), there are no Jack and Rose sightings from the movie version. Continue reading for more pictures and information.