Posts by Dave Schefcik

Hands on with LEGO Harry Potter sets at the New York Fall Preview 2018 [News]

Live from the LEGO Fall Preview 2018 event, we’re bringing you our hands on experience with the newly revealed Harry Potter line, scheduled for release on August 1st. From first glance, it looks like the Wizarding World is being given the star treatment, so let’s dive in.

See our complete coverage of the upcoming LEGO Harry Potter sets

LEGO Architecture 21042 Statue of Liberty and 21041 Great Wall of China officially unveiled [News]

LEGO has unveiled the next two additions to the Architecture line as the towering 21042 Statue of Liberty and 21041 Great Wall of China. Lady Liberty has 1,685 pieces and will sell for $119.99 USD. The Great Wall has 551 pieces and will sell for $49.99 USD.  Both sets will be available June 1.

Get a closer look at the new LEGO Architecture sets

TBB Weekly Brick Report: LEGO news roundup for May 13, 2018 [News]

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 second week of May 2018.

TBB FEATURES, NEWS & REVIEWS: It was slow news week – the quiet before the storm. But check out these new sets, an amazing job offer, and an amazing classic space pinball machine.


OTHER NEWS: There were a few other LEGO news articles from varying places around the web this week. Here are the best of the rest:
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You could be a Junior LEGO Model Designer for TT Games [News]

Over the years, our friends at TT Games have hired many readers of The Brothers Brick, and now they are looking for one more LEGO builder to join their team. If you want to build with LEGO for a living and learn how to put those models into a game, then this is the opportunity for you.

The role is for a Junior LEGO Model Designer in TT Games’ UK offices. The company has hired several LEGO builders before, including Carl Greatrix and the Arvo Brothers. But don’t be put off by any computer technical stuff, because they’ve had several successful applicants who couldn’t even use computers who have gone on to build some of the most incredible LEGO models for their games.

Read the full job description for the Junior LEGO Model Designer opening at TT Games

More photos of 60204 LEGO City Hospital revealed [News]

Last month, we got our first look at the long-awaited 60204 LEGO City Hospital, and today more images have surfaced online showing the details inside, including a minifigure arm cast, close ups of the vehicles and more. Price and piece count are still unknown, though the set should be available shortly with LEGO’s summer wave of sets hitting shelves soon.

Click here to see the new Hospital set in detail

TBB Weekly Brick Report: LEGO news roundup for May 6, 2018 [News]

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 May 2018.

TBB NEWS & REVIEWS: From May the Fourth to the Revenge of the Fifth, we have all your LEGO Star Wars news and reviews, plus two new set announcements and a TBB BrickCon collab!


TBB FEATURES & INSTRUCTIONS: This week was about everything Star Wars and we have the best of the best for you, with our top ten lists and even some custom instructions.


OTHER NEWS: There were a few other LEGO news articles from varying places around the web this week. Here are the best of the rest:
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Go for a stellar pedicab ride in a LEGO Millenium Falcon [News]

To celebrate May the 4th and the upcoming summer blockbuster Solo: A Star Wars Story, LEGO Master Builders created a Millennium Falcon pedicab out of 20,300 bricks that you can take a ride on if you are lucky enough to be near Bryant Park in New York City today.

(Jessica Hill/AP Images for LEGO, Inc)

Click to get a closer look at the Millennium Falcon pedicab

LEGO unveils Marvel Ant-Man and The Wasp set 76109 Quantum Realm Explorers [News]

LEGO has unveiled a new set based on Marvel’s upcoming film Ant-Man and The Wasp named 76109 Quantum Realm Explorers. The set contains 200 pieces, three minifigures, and will be available for purchase June 1 for $19.99 USD.

Click to get a closer look at the new set from Ant-Man and the Wasp

LEGO unveils massive 10261 Creator Expert Roller Coaster [News]

Today LEGO unveiled the massive and heavily-rumored 10261 Creator Expert Roller Coaster. Clocking in at 4,124 pieces, the set includes 11 minifigures, new red track, and a functioning chain-lift. The huge set will retail for $379.99 USD beginning May 16 for LEGO VIPs followed by general availability on June 1.

Update: 10261 Roller Coaster is now available from the LEGO Shop Online.

Click to read more about the new LEGO Creator Expert Roller Coaster

TBB Weekly Brick Report: LEGO news roundup for April 15, 2018 [News]

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 2018.

TBB NEWS, FEATURES & INSTRUCTIONS: Read about what sets you can now buy, what sets are coming up, and check out two of our feature articles about Toys ‘R’ Us and how to build big.


TBB REVIEWS: We went a little review crazy this week, with a brand new wave of sets about to hit shelves from Star Wars, Incredibles 2, Jurassic World and more.


OTHER NEWS: There were a few other LEGO news articles from varying places around the web this week. Here are the best of the rest:
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Final LEGO Jurassic World set unveiled as 75933 T. Rex Transport [News]

LEGO has gone all in with an incredible array of sets for the upcoming Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom film, and the final set in the line has been unveiled. 75933 T. Rex Transport has 609 pieces and will retail for $69.99, with availability starting Monday, April 16.
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LEGO unveils 41611 Back to the Future BrickHeadz featuring Marty McFly and Doc Brown [News]

Back to the Future has returned in LEGO form with new BrickHeadz based on the iconic film. 41611 Marty McFly and Doc Brown is a BrickHeadz double pack with 240 pieces and available April 16 for $19.99 USD.

Update: This set was released April 16, not 15 as LEGO reported in the press release.
Click to see more photos of the Back to the Future BrickHeadz