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11 epic Lego sets you'll want to build
11 epic Lego sets you'll want to build By Stuart Miles

Here are our favourite Lego builds that will take you longer than a couple of hours to build... Read more

Lego's new Creator Expert set is a... wind turbine?
Lego's new Creator Expert set is a... wind turbine? By Rik Henderson

All those who still consider Lego to be just a kids' toy need think again. We now have conclusive proof that Lego is universal. After all, what child... Read more

Lego's latest Star Wars set is a must for fans of The Empire Strikes Back
Lego's latest Star Wars set is a must for fans of The Empire Strikes Back By Dan Grabham

The Star Wars Betrayal at Cloud City set enables you to relive unforgettable moments from The Empire Strikes Back.... Read more

This insane 6,000 piece Lego Harry Potter Hogwarts Castle can be yours soon
This insane 6,000 piece Lego Harry Potter Hogwarts Castle can be yours soon By Dan Grabham

Harry Potter fans rejoice, a massive Hogwarts is here.... Read more

Check out the awesome Lego version of James Bond's iconic Aston Martin DB5
Check out the awesome Lego version of James Bond's iconic Aston Martin DB5 By Cam Bunton

Lego has announced an all-new Expert James Bond Aston Martin with some amazing additions.... Read more

Forget Transformers, Lego Voltron is the constructible robot everyone will want
Forget Transformers, Lego Voltron is the constructible robot everyone will want By Max Langridge

Lego has announced Voltron as the latest set from its Lego Ideas lab, which lets Lego fans submit ideas for sets they want to see.... Read more

Can't afford a real Bugatti Chiron? Build this Lego Technic model instead
Can't afford a real Bugatti Chiron? Build this Lego Technic model instead By Max Langridge

Owning a real Bugatti Chiron may be all well and good, but drive it out on the road and it will depreciate in value and be susceptible to stone chips and... Read more

This roller coaster is one of the biggest Lego sets ever - and it can even be powered
This roller coaster is one of the biggest Lego sets ever - and it can even be powered By Dan Grabham

Fancy a new building challenge? What about this £300 Lego Creator Expert Roller Coaster, an epic set that can use Lego Power Functions parts to motorise... Read more

The latest Lego Star Wars set is a superb model of the Y-Wing Starfighter
The latest Lego Star Wars set is a superb model of the Y-Wing Starfighter By Dan Grabham

Following on from the biggest Lego set ever, the Star Wars Ultimate Collector Series has moved onto the £170 Y-Wing Starfighter which will hit Lego stores... Read more

What’s it like to design a Lego set? We talk to a Lego designer!
What’s it like to design a Lego set? We talk to a Lego designer! By Dan Grabham

Lego has just celebrated 60 years of the ubiquitous plastic brick and to celebrate we spoke to Jonathan Peter Robson who is one of the company’s foremost... Read more

Ultimate Collector Series Lego Millennium Falcon in pictures, all 7,541 pieces of it
Ultimate Collector Series Lego Millennium Falcon in pictures, all 7,541 pieces of it By Stuart Miles

Just how much of a Lego Star Wars fan are you? Enough to spend £650 on 7,541 piece Star Wars Lego Millennium Falcon? That's what Lego is hoping as it... Read more

Lego is honouring the women of NASA with this cool new set
Lego is honouring the women of NASA with this cool new set By Elyse Betters

Lego's latest set should make space-geek feminists very happy.The company is developing a new Lego set featuring five historic women who contributed to... Read more

Lego Life lays the building blocks for a safe online presence for kids
Lego Life lays the building blocks for a safe online presence for kids By Max Langridge

The Lego Group has just launched Lego Life, an app-based social network designed specifically for kids aged 13 and under. Lego Life will work in a similar... Read more

Lego Boost sets to bring your Lego alive
Lego Boost sets to bring your Lego alive By Adrian Willings

Lego has launched a range of new robotics coding kits that are aiming to inspire would-be creators to dabble with more than just building static spaceships... Read more

Flybrix is a do-it-yourself flying drone kit that uses Lego pieces
Flybrix is a do-it-yourself flying drone kit that uses Lego pieces By Elyse Betters

Ever want to build a drone from scratch? Well, now you can using Lego.Flybrix is offering a unique, do-it-yourself drone kit, which is based on the idea... Read more

Everybody needs to get behind Lego Monument Valley right now
Everybody needs to get behind Lego Monument Valley right now By Rik Henderson

We've often been fond of proposed Lego sets that appear on Lego Ideas, but one of the latest has particularly piqued our interest.Lego Ideas (formerly... Read more

These are the Lego sets you'll want in 2016: Nexo Knights, Angry Birds and more
These are the Lego sets you'll want in 2016: Nexo Knights, Angry Birds and more By Andy Robertson

Each year Lego unveils its new sets that combine top name franchises and in-house brands. For families though, there’s a tension between block building... Read more

Lego Education WeDo 2.0 brings Lego robots to the classroom
Lego Education WeDo 2.0 brings Lego robots to the classroom By Stuart Miles

Your kids could be about to start playing with Lego at school after the company has launched an educational toy box that encourages robotic code learning.Best... Read more

Which Star Wars: The Force Awakens Lego set should you buy?
Which Star Wars: The Force Awakens Lego set should you buy? By Stuart Miles

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is now out in cinemas across the globe and to coincide with the new movie, Lego has released a number of new Star Wars Force... Read more

The Great Christmas Giveaway Day 3: Win £300 worth of Lego Technics
The Great Christmas Giveaway Day 3: Win £300 worth of Lego Technics By Stuart Miles

Welcome to The Great Christmas Giveaway 2015, giving you the chance to win some great prizes in the run up to Christmas right here on Pocket-lint.All you'll... Read more

We've only gone and built the Lego Mercedes-Benz AROCS 3245
We've only gone and built the Lego Mercedes-Benz AROCS 3245 By Stuart Miles

With over 2,793 pieces of Lego in the box, the replica Mercedes-Benz AROCS 3245 (£169.99) made from Lego Technics isn't a build that you should approach... Read more

The Big Bang Theory gets Lego-fied, see the cast in minifig form
The Big Bang Theory gets Lego-fied, see the cast in minifig form By Elyse Betters

Those of you who love The Big Bang Theory will be stoked to hear Lego has had its way with the show.According to Entertainment Weekly, Lego has created... Read more

The guy who made Lego Ghostbusters a thing has now dreamed up an X-Files set
The guy who made Lego Ghostbusters a thing has now dreamed up an X-Files set By Elyse Betters

Sci-fi geeks will be glad to learn that the man who designed last year's Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary set for Lego has gone back to the drawing board... Read more

Simpsons Minifigures series 2 is another dose of Lego awesome
Simpsons Minifigures series 2 is another dose of Lego awesome By Chris Hall

Rejoice! A second series of Simpsons and Lego Minifigs has been released.There are now 16 new Simpsons Lego Minifigs to collect, hitting any reputable... Read more

Lego Powerloader from Aliens can be yours, even if Lego doesn't want to share
Lego Powerloader from Aliens can be yours, even if Lego doesn't want to share By Luke Edwards

A Lego version of the Powerloader from the Aliens movie has been created by builder Mark Nathan Willetts and will be available to copy soon.Lego has a... Read more

If there's just one Lego Ideas project to vote for today, make sure it's this
If there's just one Lego Ideas project to vote for today, make sure it's this By Rik Henderson

Ever since the Lego Ideas (nee Cuusoo) program started there have been some amazing fan-made sets greenlit and sold as consumer products.Popular and cult... Read more

Everything is awesome, again: The Lego Movie Sequel is coming
Everything is awesome, again: The Lego Movie Sequel is coming By Luke Edwards

Just when you thought you couldn’t watch The Lego Movie yet another time, in the same day, a sequel has been announced.The Lego Movie Sequel, as it's... Read more

Forget fake Doctor Who Lego, now you’re getting the real thing
Forget fake Doctor Who Lego, now you’re getting the real thing By Rik Henderson

It wasn't real Lego but Character Options' Doctor Who Character Building range was the closest we got to the Time Lord (indeed, all of the incarnations)... Read more

Robot-body upgrade anyone? A worm has had its mind put into a Lego robot
Robot-body upgrade anyone? A worm has had its mind put into a Lego robot By Luke Edwards

It's finally happened, the mind of a living organism has been put into the body of a man-made robot. Specifically a Lego robot has been made that now thinks... Read more

You must watch this: Top Gear and Lego team for perhaps the weirdest trailer for a show yet
You must watch this: Top Gear and Lego team for perhaps the weirdest trailer for a show yet By Rik Henderson

Ever wondered what Top Gear would be like if it was animated and in Lego? No, us neither but bizarrely the BBC's official trailer for series 22 is exactly... Read more

Bet you'd love your car made into Lego like these
Bet you'd love your car made into Lego like these By Rik Henderson

Regular readers of Pocket-lint will know we have a fondness for Lego here on Pocket-lint. We've built many constructions of our own and even interviewed... Read more

Secrets of a Lego master builder: What's involved in building a 500,000 piece Lego sleigh?
Secrets of a Lego master builder: What's involved in building a 500,000 piece Lego sleigh? By Stuart Miles

What did you want to be when you grew up? A pilot? A train driver? Maybe an astronaut? Maybe you just wanted to play with Lego for your entire life, but... Read more

Best Lego minifigures complete Series 12 picture gallery
Best Lego minifigures complete Series 12 picture gallery By Luke Edwards

Lego is constantly updating with new builds and new characters. The latest minifigures range to be released is Series 12. These new figures offer a code... Read more

Lego Serious Play is the grown-up office toy you'll always wish you had
Lego Serious Play is the grown-up office toy you'll always wish you had By Peter Jenkinson

Some of the sparkly new offices on the start-up scene have their fun foibles installed, such as foosball and ping-pong tables (table tennis if you like).... Read more

Lego Minecraft brings online bricks into the real world, full-sized
Lego Minecraft brings online bricks into the real world, full-sized By Luke Edwards

Lego has released a new range of Minecraft kits, with full-sized bricks, available to buy now. These are just the start as more sets are due to follow.Until... Read more

Chocolate Lego that you can eat is here to make tidying away bricks much more fun
Chocolate Lego that you can eat is here to make tidying away bricks much more fun By Luke Edwards

While Lego is great fun to build, it's the clearing away of bricks that can be boring. That in mind a Japanese illustrator, designer and general genius... Read more

Lego Mark VI cyborg arm grabs our attention and anything else it wants
Lego Mark VI cyborg arm grabs our attention and anything else it wants By Luke Edwards

A cyborg arm, dubbed Mark VI, has been built out of Lego that can make a fist, grab objects and pull-off gestures, all at the behest of its wearer.No it's... Read more

Lego Simpsons Springfield is mind-bogglingly awesome
Lego Simpsons Springfield is mind-bogglingly awesome By Luke Edwards

When the Lego Simpsons was released it was only a matter of time before some intrepid block builder took it to the next level. That's been achieved with... Read more

Have yourself or any pic turned into Lego with Brick-A-Pic
Have yourself or any pic turned into Lego with Brick-A-Pic By Rik Henderson

Have you ever fancied turning a picture of yourself or any other kind of image into a Lego work of art? Well, if Brick-A-Pic is successfully crowdfunded... Read more

How do you follow up Batman Tumbler Lego? With The Walking Dead Lego, that's how
How do you follow up Batman Tumbler Lego? With The Walking Dead Lego, that's how By Rik Henderson

The Lego Batman Tumbler Batmobile we wrote about the other day caused something of a stir. Every single one of us, and a large amount of our readers... Read more

Lego Batman Tumbler Batmobile coming soon for those with time and a fat wallet
Lego Batman Tumbler Batmobile coming soon for those with time and a fat wallet By Rik Henderson

Lego has announced a new addition to its Ultimate Collectors' Series range, the Batman Tumbler Batmobile, as seen in the more recent Dark Knight trilogy... Read more

Legoland Windsor gets free Wi-Fi, now you can watch The Lego Movie surrounded by Lego
Legoland Windsor gets free Wi-Fi, now you can watch The Lego Movie surrounded by Lego By Rik Henderson

Legoland has partnered with The Cloud to offer free Wi-Fi throughout the Windsor theme park. Visitors can use the free wireless internet connection as... Read more

What's more awesome than Glastonbury? Lego Glastonbury
What's more awesome than Glastonbury? Lego Glastonbury By Rik Henderson

Glastonbury starts today, the music side of the festival anyway, and many thousands will already be there enjoying the sun (at the moment at least) and... Read more

Lego bus stop appears in London replacing the real thing
Lego bus stop appears in London replacing the real thing By Luke Edwards

The bus stop outside Hamleys on Regent Street in London is not what it appears, it's a Lego model version. It's fully functional and in use right now.The... Read more

Lego Fusion puts real world Lego into its new augmented reality Lego games
Lego Fusion puts real world Lego into its new augmented reality Lego games By Luke Edwards

Lego has announced a new generation it's calling Lego Fusion. Using special bricks, that can be recognised by the Fusion app on iOS or Android, it's possible... Read more

World’s tallest Lego tower built with nearly half a million bricks
World’s tallest Lego tower built with nearly half a million bricks By Luke Edwards

A Lego tower has been built in Budapest that has broken the Guinness World Record for The Tallest Structure Built with Interlocking Plastic Bricks.The... Read more

Trailer for Lego Simpsons Brick Like Me episode revealed ahead of 4 May airing
Trailer for Lego Simpsons Brick Like Me episode revealed ahead of 4 May airing By Stuart Miles

The Lego episode of the Simpsons is almost here, but now we've been given a treat from Fox and Lego in the guise of a 1 minute 51 second trailer for the... Read more

Lego's TMNT range adds four minifig sets, as first trailer to Ninja Turtles reboot film releases
Lego's TMNT range adds four minifig sets, as first trailer to Ninja Turtles reboot film releases By Elyse Betters

Lego has introduced a new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles range, just as Nickelodeon Movies and Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes have begun promoting a late-summer... Read more

Lego Simpsons minifigures revealed ahead of 4 May special episode airing (UK updated)
Lego Simpsons minifigures revealed ahead of 4 May special episode airing (UK updated) By Luke Edwards

Ahead of the Lego Simpsons 25th anniversary episode, that will be aired on 4 May, a veritable deluge of recognisable yellow Lego cartoon favourites has... Read more

Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Blu-ray set comes with free Hobbit Lego
Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Blu-ray set comes with free Hobbit Lego By Elyse Betters

Sainsbury's UK supermarket chain has announced it will soon offer a Blu-ray version of The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug alongside an exclusive Hobbit-themed... Read more

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