In addition to the amazing LEGO models created by builders all over the world, The Brothers Brick brings you the best of LEGO news and reviews. This is our weekly Brick Report for the second week of August 2019.
LEGO officially unveils the new Ideas Friends set just in time fore the show’s 25th anniversary.
TBB NEWS, REVIEWS AND INSTRUCTIONS: This week we had a cup of coffee with our Friends, found the elusive Barb minifigure and taught you how to make your very own Castle Byers.
- Build your own reversible LEGO Castle Byers model from Stranger Things [Instructions] – Build your own upside-down LEGO Castle Byers model from Stranger Things with these step-by-step instructions!
- Take a sip of ’90s pop-culture with the new LEGO Ideas 21319 Central Perk set from Friends – LEGO is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the US TV show Friends with a dedicated LEGO Ideas set.
- LEGO continues the BrickHeadz theme with 40351 Ghost this Halloween – Get a preview of the newest BrickHeadz for Halloween, the spooky Ghost! Plus 3 more Christmas BrickHeadz new for 2019!.
- LEGO Stranger Things Castle Byers event build & Comic-Con exclusive Barb minifigure [Review] – We take a look at Will’s fort Castle Byers and fan-favorite Barb released only at SDCC.
- TBB’s Stranger Things building contest ends soon! – There’s still time to enter our Stranger Things contest. Be sure to get your entries in by Aug. 15! Read about all the details in the article.
OTHER NEWS: There were a few other interesting LEGO news articles from around the web this week. Here are the best of the rest:
- The new VIP program: your questions answered, Brickset – Everything you need to know about the new digital VIP Program.
- LEGO puts the new Technic 4×4 X-treme Off-Roader to the test, LEGO – Watch the new Technic 4×4 X-treme Off-Roader handle the ultimate obstacle course. On a crane!