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 2020.
The Ecto-1 materializes in a new form and we’ve got our hands on the steering wheel! Keep reading our Brick Report to get all the details.
TBB NEWS: This week we saw the announcement of 5 new Chinese culture inspired LEGO and DUPLO sets, reviewed the new 2,300 piece Ghostbusters Ecto-1 model and more!
- LEGO reveals new Chinese New Year, Monkie Kid and DUPLO sets inspired by the Chinese culture – Four new sets were announced today by LEGO at the 3rd China International Import Exhibition. According to the press release, all the new products were inspired by and celebrate classic Chinese culture and legends
- LEGO reveals 10274 Ghostbusters ECTO-1, a 2,300-piece UCS-style car – Ghostbusters is going big! LEGO has just announced this huge new model of the famous ECTO-1 that clocks in at more than 2,300 pieces!
- LEGO 77095 Marvel Black Widow Taskmaster’s Ambush now available on LEGO Online Store (US Only) – After briefly going on sale, it’s currently showing as sold out, but if you missed the Black Widow Taskmaster’s Ambush Amazon listing, keep an eye on this one for another chance to grab these from LEGO Online Store (limited to the US only)
- LEGO Ghostbusters 10274 ECTO-1: Everybody can relax, I found the car. [Review] – The Ghostbusters: Afterlife movie won’t arrive until June of 2021, but we can check out the version of the ECTO-1 from the film thanks to a new set from LEGO.
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’s Holliday 2020 Ad, LEGO YouTube – LEGO’s new 2020 holiday ad is a charming ode to creativity and inclusivity.
- Open Source LEGO Controller, Hackaday – Mechanical and manufacturing engineer Tyler Collins has created an open source Lego controller called Evlōno One.
- LEGO Star Wars Christmas Special Trailer, Star Wars YouTube – “The LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special” has launched and reunites Rey, Finn, Poe, Chewie, Rose and the droids for a joyous feast on Life Day.