Brick master Cody Fowler combined two of his passions, Halo 5 and LEGO, for a massive project that took approximately 3-years to complete using more than 10,000 bricks. This UNSC ship recreation not only looks the part, but blue LEDs were installed for added effect. Unlike similar builds, you won't find any stacks on this vessel, as everything was carefully planned to have only two support beams showing. Continue reading for a couple more pictures.
Let's face it, anyone, child or adult, who still has LEGO bricks lying around their home, has probably stepped on a few over the years, and it's definitely not an experience you want to remember. Introducing Anti-Lego Slippers by France-based Brand Station, which are limited to just 1500-pairs, and boast thicker padding. Unfortunately, they will not be sold to consumers, but rather given away to those who fill out Christmas wishlists on LEGO France's website. Click here to view the first image in this week's art of trolling gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a machine that turns vinyl records into techno.
Brick master Alec Doede spent approximately 6-months constructing an impressive 6-foot-long, Venator-class Star Destroyer from Star Wars Battlefront II. "One year ago I began planning my largest MOC yet, the Venator from Star Wars. The MOC itself took 6 months of building and around 15,000 parts. It measures over 6 ft. and is 220 studs long. Thanks to GamerLUG for the support during the building process," said Doede. Continue reading for more pictures.
Jason Allemann has always been a LEGO fanatic, but now after years of building, he's created something truly unique, a fully-functional mosaic printer. Think of it as a cross between a 3D printer, a traditional inkjet printer, and scanner, but built entirely with a LEGO Mindstorms EV3 set. Simply put, the machine can scan an image, and then recreate a mosaic of it. Continue reading for four more videos and additional information.
Nicola Pavan, a stringed-instrument maker from Italy, has unveiled his latest creation: a LEGO guitar. Besides the neck, electronics and hardware, it's made entirely from LEGO parts, with only their own interlocking mechanisms to hold them together. "You might be thinking that under that layer of Lego there is some type of wood that forms the support, but you are wrong. The body is made entirely of Lego and without any kind of glue between the various blocks. Before arriving at the final model it was built a first prototype that allowed us to test the stability of Lego," said Pavan. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The LEGO Star Wars First Order Transporter is packed with cool features, like dual spring-loaded shooters, top-mounted dual-stud shooter and hatch with space for a minifigure, pilot cabin with opening hatch and space for 4 mini-figures in the hold, big engines at the rear, and hidden, transparent wheels for a cool 'hover' look. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review, time-lapse build and more pictures.
Tired of LEGO sets and want something more challenging? Infento Constructible Rides should do the trick. These kits allow you to build real vehicles, complete with multi-functional and adjustable parts, making it easy for you or your kids to upgrade their ride as time goes on. You can choose from 3 kits and 2 add-ons that let you build up to 18 different rides in all, using nothing more than a hex key - a perfect gift for aspiring engineers. Continue reading for another video and more information.
The LEGO Star Wars Poe's X-Wing Fighter comes with 4 spring-loaded shooters, 2 stud shooters, retractable landing gear, opening wings, opening cockpit with space for a minifigure and space behind for the BB-8 Astromech Droid. It measures over 4" high, 14" long and 12" wide with wings open and over 3" high with wings closed. Get it here now. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
The LEGO Star Wars: Force Awakens Millennium Falcon has just been unveiled, and it features an even more streamlined and detailed design, detachable cockpit with space for 2 minifigures, rotating top and bottom laser turrets with hatch and space for a minifigure, dual spring-loaded shooters, sensor dish, ramp and an entrance hatch. Open up the hull plates to reveal even more great new and updated details inside, including the main hold with seating area and holochess board, more detailed hyperdrive, secret compartment, extra boxes and cables, and storage for spring-loaded shooter ammo. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
Joseph Zawada knew it was dangerous to go alone, so he brought thousands of LEGO bricks along for his latest project. This amazing Hyrule Castle recreation was unveiled at the Brickfair conference in Virginia earlier this month, and it took him approximately 2.5-years to build. The diorama is so large that it required separating the castle into 40 sections for transportation in 2 cars. Continue reading for detailed pictures of the interior and towers.