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 first week of November 2019.
The LEGO Batman actor has signed on to host and executive produce the “LEGO Masters” competition reality series. Read on to find out when and where the show will air.
TBB NEWS & REVIEWS: LEGO launched a new product line of wooden toys called Originals, and we have you covered from the news to our hands on review.
- LEGO reveals giant wooden minifigure as part of new collectible Originals product line – LEGO is celebrating its roots in a big way by launching a giant wooden minifigure you can customize to your heart’s desire.
- LEGO Originals: Gallery opening and interview with Sine Klitgaard Møller, LEGO Design Director – Check out our on-site coverage of the LEGO Originals launch and an interview with the design director behind the new large-scale wooden minifigure.
- Review of LEGO Originals 853967 Wooden Minifigure – Watch out for splinters! Read our review to see if this wooden toy is right for you.
MORE TBB NEWS: We also got a look at some new Speed Champion sets along with pre-Black Friday sales already beginning.
- Lamborghini unveils the new 8-stud wide LEGO Speed Champions Huracán Super Trofeo EVO and Urus ST-X – 8-stud wide cars are the new design language for the Speed Champion series. Lamborghini shares two new super-cars that will be available in January 2020.
- LEGO Ideas 21320 Dinosaur Fossils now available – This toothsome new LEGO set is now available, and comes with 910 pieces that make up three prehistoric skeletons.
- Target kicks off pre-Black Friday deals with free $10 gift card on select LEGO purchases – The holidays are around the corner. and Target kicking off the LEGO festivities.
- Amazon US LEGO Offer: Save $10 when you spend $50 – Not to be outdone by Target, Amazon.com in the US is offering $10 off over and above items that are already discounted.
- Instructions to build a creepy spider – Corvus Auriac shares instructions to make a creepy spider just in time for Halloween.
OTHER NEWS: There were quite a few other interesting LEGO news articles from around the web this week. Here are the best of the rest:
- Will Arnett to Host ‘Lego Masters’ Competition Series on Fox, Variety – Premiering on Feb. 5, 2020 on Fox, “Lego Masters” features pairs of Lego enthusiasts facing off in incredible brick-building challenges judged by LEGO experts and encouraged by LEGO Batman himself.
- Press Release: The LEGO Group Opens New Campus in Billund, Denmark, LEGO – The LEGO Group opened the first phase of its new Campus at its headquarters in Billund, Denmark which will house more than 2,000 employees when it is finished in 2021.
- Inside LEGO Campus: Opening the New HQ, New Elementary – Take a tour of part of the new building in Billund, Denmark where LEGO is headquartered.
- LEGO Is Debuting a New Float in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade, Red Tricycle – The imaginative new float design features The Brick-changer, “a magical creature of gargantuan transformative proportions… part turkey, part dragon, and all LEGO creativity.”
- How I Became a LEGO Man, Medium – My journey from a Commodore VIC-20 kid to a 44-year-old LEGO Maniac.