In addition to the amazing LEGO models created by builders all over the world, The Brothers Brick brings you the best LEGO news and reviews. This is our weekly Brick Report for the second week of May 2021.
TBB NEWS AND REVIEWS We took a look at the newest Creator 3-in-1 set, a triumphant return of the castle theme! We also saw a new wave of Marvel sets announced and another nostalgia-inspiring set featuring 6 Friends and their famous apartments. Lastly, the Disney BrickHeadz line-up is joined by Daisy Duck, Scrooge McDuck, and the triplets: Huey, Dewey, and Louie.
- Summer LEGO Marvel Super Heroes sets revealed online — LEGO Avengers, assemble! Get ready for another wave of Marvel sets spanning the first decade of movies, including the original Iron Man.
- LEGO Creator 3-in-1 31120 Medieval Castle — Fans of the classic castle theme have a lot to get excited about with our review of the new 3-in-1 Creator set.
- LEGO Disney BrickHeadz 40476 and 40477 Review — Daisy, Scrooge, and the triplets: Huey, Dewey, and Louie join the ranks of Disney BrickHeadz.
- LEGO reveals 2,048-piece 10292 Friends: The Apartments as part of the Creator Expert lineup — Check out the one with the 6 friends from college who lived across the alley from a nudist.
OTHER NEWS Our news roundup includes other news from around the world, including two stories about LEGO elements turning up in unexpected places under the sea, as well as the story behind a photo where giant men wearing safety vests walk away with a part of the Rockefeller center(spoiler, it was from Legoland New York Resort).
- 10,000 tiny instruments’: how Lego made the experimental album of 2021 — With the soothing noise of its bricks clicking against one another, Lego White Noise joins the ranks of great musique concrète – and documents a potentially doomed sound.
- LEGO Rockefeller Center is in good hands at the Legoland New York Resort — Sceduled to open to the public in Summer of 2022
- These Scientists Are Rebuilding Singapore’s Coral Reefs – With Lego — Marine biologists are getting creative using the colorful plastic bricks to help restore endangered coral reefs.
- Introducing Clone Force 99! The LEGO Star Wars Bad Batch™ Attack Shuttle has landed. — The unconventional ship that serves as base of operations for an unconventional band of clones who are making their way across the galaxy.
- LEGO plus a touch of boldness — A fascinating story about how a simple LEGO gear inspired a legendary automobile designer.
- THE LEGO Group’s Star Wars: the Bad Batch attack shuttle comes in for a landing – exclusive reveal
— Read all about the new Star Wars set from the animated series The Bad Batch with insights from the set Designer Hans Burkhard Schlömer, Design Director Jens Kronvold Frederiksen, and Senior Graphic Designer Madison O’Neil
- Something strange is happening — LEGO teases us with a hint of yet-to-be-confirmed Stranger Things sets just in time for the teaser trailer for season 4 of the Netflix original series.
- Fairy Tales, Rebuilt // Hansel & Gretel — LEGO re-interprets the classically grim fairly tale.
- Amazing LEGO Unity Games built by fans | LEGO Ideas Competition Entries
— Check out some of the amazing games that were submitted to our “Build your own game” competition using LEGO Microgame by Unity.
- The Beach Where Lego Keeps Washing Up
— In a strange coincidence, nautically themed LEGO elements wash up on a beach in Cornwall in alarming amounts.