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 September 5, 2020.
We make beautiful music in our review of the new LEGO Ideas Grand Piano set. Keep reading our Brick Report to get all the details.
TBB NEWS: This week was huge for news and reviews! We saw the reveal of the massive Harry Potter Diagon Alley set, the Star Wars Mos Eisley Cantina set, a collaboration between LEGO and Addidias, took a look at all the sets released in September and more!
- Your guide to the new LEGO sets now available for September 2020: Advent Calendars, Star Wars, Harry Potter & more – We list all the new sets available for September from the LEGO Store.
- Get all your wizard supplies in the stores of the new LEGO Harry Potter 75978 Diagon Alley set – Get all your wizard supplies in the stores of the new LEGO Harry Potter 75978 Diagon Alley set
- LEGO drops a teaser video of upcoming Adidas collaboration – LEGO and Adidas reveal a collaboration around the cultural phenomenon back from the 80s and 90s ZX silhouettes.
- First look at the 3,000-piece LEGO Star Wars 75290 Mos Eisley Cantina – Take a first look at the upcoming LEGO Star Wars Mos Eisley Cantina set, a massive 3,187-piece set with more than 20 minifigures, including several fan-favorites that are all-new to LEGO!
- LEGO teases a colourful collaboration with Levi’s – It looks like your next pair of jeans from Levi’s might be compatible with your collections of plastic bricks!
- Watching Adam Savage sort his LEGO collection is your ASMR dose of the day – The LEGO fan community is always elated to see a famous face enjoying the same hobbies they participate in. We see Adam Savage from Tested.com sort out his modest collection.
TBB REVIEWS: We have a bunch of reviews for you this week including a Frankenstein’s Monster Brickheadz, the next collection of Harry Potter collectible minifigures plus the Lego Ideas Grand Piano!
- LEGO City 60271 Main Square – exclusive set inspired by LEGO City Adventures [Review] – If you’re looking for one set that builds like eight, have we got the review for you.
- LEGO reveals new Universal Monsters license with BrickHeadz 40422 Frankenstein [Review] –We got to take an early look at the just-announced BrickHeadz Universal Monsters Frankenstein!
- Facing the music: LEGO Ideas 21323 Grand Piano [Review] – The new and most expensive LEGO Ideas set ever costs as much as an entry-level synthesizer. But is it worth more than an actual instrument?
- LEGO Collectible Minifigures 71028 Harry Potter Series 2 [Review] – We’ve got our hands on Harry Potter Series 2 Collectible Minifigures to bring you this hands-on review.
- LEGO Harry Potter 40412 Hagrid & Buckbeak BrickHeadz characters [Review] – Check out our review of the newest Harry Potter BrickHeadz Hagrid and Buckbeak
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:
- Lego to Expand Flagship at Rockefeller Center, Commercial Observer – The Lego Store is expanding to a two-story flagship at Rockefeller Center replacing high street brand AllSaints at the base of 45 Rockefeller Plaza.
- LEPIN Boss Sentenced to 6 Years Jail Fined CNY 90 million, Customize Minifigures Intelligence – The other 8 accomplices are jailed 3 years to 4 years 6 months.
- The LEGO Group delivers double-digit growth in 1H 2020, The LEGO Group – Strong consumer demand drove consumer sales, revenue, operating profit and market share growth.
- The LEGO Group appoints Fiona Dawson to its Board of Directors, Web Wire – The LEGO Group announced the appointment of Fiona Dawson, the Global President of Mars Food, Multisales and Global Customers, to its Board of Directors with immediate effect.