Lists, humor and commentary based on LEGO

Just When You Thought It Was Safe to Go Back to Your LEGOs

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck

Via The Brothers Brick: Chris “Lucifer” Adams has recreated the iconic movie poster from Jaws in fully three-dimensional LEGO form, complete with bubbles of air and a hapless swimmer.

LEGO Offers Irrefutable Proof that Ewoks Eat Carrots

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck

Weighing in at an impressive 1990 pieces and 16 minifigures, this beast will set you back $250. One thing I noticed (actually, I owe it to my 4 year old for noticing) was the curious nature of one of the small accessory pieces that comes with the set.

MAKE THIS HAPPEN: LEGO Muppets in the Idea Stage on LEGO CUUSOO

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck

Head on over to jedikermit’s idea stage page on LEGO CUUSOO and hit SUPPORT. When the project gains 10,000 supporters the CUUSOO Team will review it and decide whether or not to produce it. LEGO MUPPETS, people. Let’s do this.

12 Stunning Images from LEGO Brickfair

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck

The LEGO Brickfair is a traveling fan festival of fantastic, and when Brian from Cool & Collected offered us some images from his sneak peek of the Chantilly, VA stop, we jumped at the chance to share them.

LEGO Sharknado because of course LEGO Sharknado

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck

The LEGO lovin’ bros over at The Brothers Brick shared the latest Sharknado-inspired creation, the sculpture below built by Iain Heath.

Pleygo – Does This “Netflix-like” LEGO Rental Service Stifle Creativity?

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck
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Pleygo pledges to be the Netflix of LEGO, with their monthly rental service mirroring that of its inspiration. For anywhere from $15 to $39 you can have various LEGO sets show up in your mail, play with them for as long as you like, and then send them back in exchange for a different set.

Are Masters of the Universe LEGO sets closer to reality than you think?

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck

When @PodcastEDP tweeted the image below earlier this week, I knew a simple retweet wouldn’t do it justice. There’s way too much to be said about this bastion of beauty. Before you slam me, I realize these are not real LEGO products. Read on for my explanation of the headline. [click to enlarge] What you […]

INFOGRAPHIC: The History of LEGO Minifigures

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck

Yes! This LEGO infographic shows the history of LEGO Minifigs (Minifigures). The infographic was designed by Hot Butter Studio for I had to share. What are your thoughts- anything they missed? [click to enlarge]

Where Are They Now? Zack the LEGO Maniac (HUMOR)

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck

Madman. Lunatic. Diseased person. Sufferer. All synonyms of the word “maniac” according to various dictionaries and reference guides; however, we tend to make light of and even glorify the image of a maniac: “He’s a maniac when he plays sports!”, or “Mom is a maniac about our homework.” We have come to use the word […]