September 7, 2015

MOC: Amortug

This MOC courtesy Marco den Besten. Amazing detail and scale.






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September 5, 2015

LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens C-3PO Minifigure Revealed


This is what the C-3PO minifigure from The Force Awakens themed-LEGO looks like. (Source: BrickFanatics.) As you can see, our favorite bot has a red arm this time around. StarWars. The following from StarWars.com:

Fans of the galaxy’s greatest protocol droid have noticed that in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, C-3PO has a new red arm. In a special one-shot from Marvel, we’ll learn just how and why he got it.



September 4, 2015

List of 2015 LEGO Star Wars Buildable Figures

Continuing with the new Star Wars LEGO set releases, here's the complete list of buildable LEGO figures. For a complete list of the 2015 Star Wars sets (e.g. the Millennium Falcon, TIE Fighter, etc., visit this page.) Click the links or images to buy direct at Amazon.

LEGO Star Wars 75107 Jango Fett
Battle the Jedi with buildable & posable Jango Fett! Build super-durable Jango Fett with posable limbs, jetpack with flick missile, blaster pistols, holsters and detailed, metal-look armor. Battle the Jedi with Jango Fett as you’ve never seen him before! This amazing buildable LEGO version of the galaxy’s greatest bounty hunter is built for intense play and has lots of great details, including fully posable limbs, a jetpack with flick missile shooting function, 2 buildable blaster pistols, holsters and detailed, metal-look armor. It’s time to arm up and go hunt some Jedi!


LEGO Star Wars 75108 Clone Commander Cody
Lead the Clone forces with buildable & posable Commander Cody! Command the Clone Army with Commander Cody featuring posable limbs, custom orange clone armor, and buildable blaster rifle and backpack. Lead the Clone Army into battle with super-tough Clone Commander Cody! This amazing buildable LEGO figure has everything you need to recreate intense battles from the Star Wars saga, including fully posable limbs, custom orange clone armor, and buildable blaster rifle and backpack. So suit up, grab your weapon and prepare for battle!


LEGO Star Wars 75109 Obi-Wan Kenobi
Use the Force to battle the Separatists with buildable & posable Obi-Wan Kenobi! Collect Obi-Wan Kenobi with posable limbs, white Clone armor, fabric cape, buildable blue Light saber and a belt clip for Light saber handle. Command the Clone Army against the Separatists with buildable Obi-Wan Kenobi. With durable, fully posable limbs, special white Clone armor, fabric cape, buildable blue Light saber and a holster with extra Light saber handle, this LEGO Jedi Master is ready for tough action play!


LEGO Star Wars 75110 Luke Skywalker
Battle with Luke against the Empire like never before! Build Luke Skywalker with posable limbs, buildable green Light saber and blaster pistol, handcuffs and holster with extra Light saber handle. Defeat the evil Empire with buildable Luke Skywalker! This amazingly detailed buildable LEGO version of one of the galaxy's most powerful Jedi Knights is armed with tough, fully posable limbs, buildable green Light saber and blaster pistol, handcuffs and a holster with extra Light saber handle-everything he needs to take on the power of the dark side!


LEGO Star Wars 75111 Darth Vader
Feel the power of the dark side with buildable & posable Darth Vader! Prepare for intense play with Sith Lord Darth Vader with posable limbs, black armored suit, fabric cape and a buildable red Light saber. Feel the power of the dark side with Darth Vader! This buildable LEGO version of iconic Sith Lord Vader has all the details you'd expect, including fully posable limbs, black armored suit, fabric cape and a buildable red Light saber. Harness the power of the dark side and prepare for intense action play!


LEGO Star Wars 75112 General Grievous
Command the Droid Army with buildable & posable General Grievous! Collect and battle with General Grievous complete with posable limbs, separating arms and 4 buildable Light sabers. Lead the Separatist Droid Army with super-tough General Grievous as you've never seen him before! This amazing buildable LEGO version of the feared Supreme Commander features fully posable limbs, 2-into-4 separating arms and 4 buildable Light sabers. This ultra-fast General is ready for intense battle!

List of 2015 Star Wars The Force Awakens LEGO Sets

Here is the complete list of the all new LEGO sets themed around the upcoming STAR WARS movie titled "The Force Awakens". The buildable figures will be covered in a separate post. Click the pictures to buy direct from Amazon.

LEGO Star Wars Rey's Speeder 75099
This cool landspeeder has everything Rey needs for scouting the surface of a desert planet, including dual stud shooters, opening storage hatch and side-mounted bag, blaster, buzzsaw and electrobinoculars. There's also a detachable sled with space for a minifigure when Rey must make a quick escape down the desert dunes! Recreate your own fantastic scenes from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Includes 2 minifigures: Rey and Unkar's Thug with a crowbar.


LEGO Star Wars First Order Snowspeeder 75100
Includes 3 minifigures with assorted weapons: 2 First Order Snowtroopers and a First Order Snowtrooper Officer. Features storage compartment, cockpit-mounted stud shooter, rapid-fire shooters and hidden wheels. Weapons include 2 blasters and a modified blaster.


LEGO Star Wars First Order Special Forces TIE Fighter 75101
Includes 4 minifigures with assorted weapons and accessories: 2 First Order TIE Fighter Pilots, First Order Officer and a First Order Crew. Features iconic design, 2-minifigure opening cockpit, 2 spring-loaded shooters and a rotating antenna, Weapons include 3 blaster pistols.


LEGO Star Wars Poe's X-Wing Fighter 75102 
Includes 3 minifigures with assorted weapons and accessories: Poe Dameron, Resistance ground crew and a Resistance X-Wing Pilot, plus a BB-8 Astromech Droid. Features Poe's X-Wing Fighter, loader and an access ladder.

LEGO Star Wars First Order Transporter 75103
Includes 7 minifigures with assorted weapons and accessories: 2 Resistance Soldiers, 2 First Order Flametroopers, 2 First Order Stormtroopers and Captain Phasma. Features dual spring-loaded shooters, top-mounted stud shooter, pilot cabin with opening hatch and space for a minifigure, hold with space for 4 minifigures, big engines at the rear, removable top section, and hidden, transparent wheels for a 'hovering' look. weapons include 2 blasters, silver-look blaster, titanium-look blaster and 2 flame throwers.

LEGO Star Wars Kylo Ren's Command Shuttle 75104 
Includes 6 minifigures with assorted weapons and accessories: Kylo Ren, General Hux, First Order Officer, 2 First Order Crew and a First Order Stormtrooper Officer. Features opening front, rear and bottom storage bays; wing-mounted, spring-loaded shooters and detachable weapon racks, and amazing extending wing function. Weapons include 2 blaster pistols, blaster and Kylo Ren's Lightsaber. Accessories include 4 helmets and an electrobinoculars element. Activate the amazing extending wing function!

LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon 75105
Includes 6 minifigures with assorted weapons: Rey, Finn, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Tasu Leech and a Kanjiklub Gang Member, plus a BB-8 Astromech Droid. Exterior features 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, entrance hatch and opening hull plates. Detailed interior includes a more detailed hyperdrive, holochess board, secret compartment, extra boxes and cables, and storage for spring-loaded shooter ammo. Weapons include pistols, blaster, gang pistol, gang rifle and a bowcaster. Lift the hull plates to check out detail. Detach the cockpit. Fire the dual spring-loaded shooters.






Review: LEGO 75015 STAR WARS Millennium Falcon

The set is based around the upcoming movie "The Force Awakens" releasing in December 2015.

August 30, 2015

LEGO Models in the Brick Fest Live Glow Zone

Continuing with some pictures I took at Brick Fest Live in Pasadena this year. These were lovely and one really had to be there to appreciate how well they were crafted.

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MOC: 1930s Chevrolet Town Sedan

Tim Inman at work. Enjoy!

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