How-to: Cutting, gluing, & sculpting – Confessions of a minifig customizer (III)

In Part 1 of “Confessions of a minifig customizer,” we heard from Jasbrick about how to get started with minifig customization, and in Part 2 we learned about how to paint great minifigs. In our final installment, Jasbrick shares tips about the best ways to take customization even farther. When you just can’t find the Continue reading →

How-to: Tools of minifig customization – Confessions of a customizer (Part II)

In our first guest post from Jasbrick, we learned about how to get started with minifig customization. Now, let’s hear what he has to say about the tools of the trade. Now that you have a concept and have gone as far as you can by conventional means it is time to bring in the Continue reading →

This customizer’s always right

It’s no secret that I’m not much of a customizer myself. But, like most LEGO fans on either side of that customizing fence, I can still enjoy a beautiful bit of customizing when I see it. And Terry Jeffries’ customs are nothing if not beautifully and exceedingly well executed. Clean paint lines and smooth transitions Continue reading →

How-to: Confessions of a minifig customiser – Part I: Getting started

As we say in our AFOL jargon glossary, purism is “a form of religious fundamentalism.” LEGO fandom includes a broad range of preferences for what’s “legal” and what’s not. In the spirit of broadening our horizons, we’re very pleased to bring you the first in a series of posts about LEGO minifig customization by master Continue reading →

Markus Rollbühler’s balance is a showcase of Asian-inspired LEGO artistry

Explore Markus Rollbühler’s (@moriartus) LEGO artistry, highlighting his unique take on ‘Balance’ with this round 4 entry into the 2024 RogueOlympics challenge.

Amazing LEGO fairy castle stands over 4 feet tall!

Experience the magic of the forest with this amazing LEGO castle by Kat (@k._harmon) and Samish (@darksamishgray)!

King Gleeok brings three times the LEGO trouble to Hyrule

Massive brick-built Zelda boss King Gleeok by MitchBuilds (@gamma_raay) is a crowning achievement in mixing LEGO systems.

The brick that loved me

Dive in to this James Bond LEGO model by László Torma (@tlg_lego)!

Intensify the forward firepower! (And the detail level, too)

The Star Destroyer isn’t the only “super” thing in this arresting build by Codyaner (@codyaner.bricks)!

I can’t remember a better camera build than this Memento tribute

Prop master Nick Jenson (@legobynickbrick) builds an unforgettable LEGO tribute to Christopher Nolan’s Memento.

LEGO Star Wars 40686 Trade Federation Troop Carrier – GWP [REVIEW]

Join us as we review the upcoming May the 4th gift with purchase, LEGO Star Wars 40686 Trade Federation Troop Carrier.

LEGO Star Wars 75382 TIE Interceptor: the Ultimate Collector Series returns to its roots [Review]

24 years after the first UCS TIE Interceptor, LEGO has re-visited the Imperial starship. But has it been worth the wait?