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 third week of April 2021.
TBB NEWS & REVIEWS: This week we saw the reveal of the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter sets, reviewed two new LEGO busts, witnessed a battle between Spider-Man and Doc Ock and more!
- LEGO 71030 Looney Tunes Collectible Minifigures [Review] – Looney Tunes are here, and we’ve got a full breakdown of them in our in-depth review.
- Holy Headgear, Batman! – LEGO DC 76182 Batman Cowl [Review] – LEGO continues to tempt adult collectors with sets that are more about a displayable model than the more traditional brick-based play experience.
- No, it hasn’t lost a wheel. LEGO DC 76188 – Batman Classic TV Series Batmobile [Review] – Holy classic car, Batman! We return to the 60’s in style with an updated take on the Adam West era Batmobile. Check out our full Bat-Review!
- LEGO Harry Potter reveals 8 new sets for Summer 2021, available to pre-order now – LEGO has just revealed the whole summer wave of Harry Potter sets, and to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the theme they’ve got exclusive golden minifigures, collectible Wizard Cards, and more.
- An (eight) arms race – Marvel 76198 Spider-Man & Doctor Octopus Mech Battle [Review] – Come along as we take an early look at an upcoming mech battle between Spider-Man and Doc Ock!
- LEGO Marvel 76187 Venom: when you have an ugly face but a great smile [Review] – Venom, the toothy-grinned anti-hero foe of Spider-Man, now in convenient mini-sculpture form for all your collecting needs!
- The Minions have arrived! LEGO Minions: The Rise of Gru 75546, 75547, and 75550 [Review] – After much delay, the rest of the LEGO Minions sets have finally landed. Today we’re taking a quick look at 3 new sets, so get your Gru-ve on!
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:
- Legoland New York Construction Tour, Theme Park Insider – Aerial overview of Legoland New York in April 2021
- The Biggest Gameplay Additions to the LEGO Franchise Over the Years, GameRant – The LEGO franchise has been around for a long time now, and part of that is due to major gameplay additions that keep the series fresh
- The Lego Group Recreates Famous “Pillars of Creation” Image From the NASA/Esa Hubble Space Telescope in Lego Form, WebWire – Inspirational 3D models to be displayed in over 150 LEGO Stores worldwide