Archive Monthly Archives: July 2017

Retiring Set – The Lighthouse Siege (70594)

The Ninjago line of Lego sets has been a pretty great story to watch unfold.  The series was originally planned to end just a couple of years after it began, but the popularity allowed it to stick around.

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Video: Why Lego Remains the World’s Most Profitable Toy Company

Good quick video from Vice News (part of HBO) about Lego’s longevity and its future growth opportunities. They mention ramping up production but it still baffles me how so many of the out of production

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Retiring Set: TIE Fighter (75095)

One of the iconic vessels from the Star Wars franchise, the TIE Fighter was bound to be a popular Lego set from the moment the licensing deal was announced.  This version is a part of the Ultimate Collector

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Retiring Set: The Scuttler (70908)

The Lego Batman movie spawned a lot of really good sets, not to mention the really fun movie.  The Scuttler is a smallish, insect inspired vehicle which features some really cool extending legs and a

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Retiring Set: City: Volcano Heavy-Lift Helicopter (60125)

The Volcano Heavy-Lift Helicopter is a visually fantastic set with some very fun play features.  The set is a part of the ever-running City line.  It contains a large Helicopter, three smaller vessels,

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Retiring Set: City: City Square (60097)

Lego City Square is a fantastic set to build your city around. It contains a handful of separate buildings and vehicles, all of which look great with some excellent visual appeal. The tram and the car

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i-Brix Wireless Powered Lego Light System Kickstarter

Adding lights to Lego builds is something that most longtime builders have attempted to tackle at one point or another.  It usually ends up being something clunky that looks pretty bad and doesn’t even

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Retiring Set: Arendelle Castle Celebration (41068)

Arendelle Castle Celebration is pulled from Frozen, the insanely popular Disney movie released in 2013.  The set was originally released in December 2015 and has some features from the original movie

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