VO-Eighty reconnaissance fighter by Dasnewten

The latest odd and awesome spaceship from Rob (dasnewten) is this unconventional “light fighter/reconnaissance type” vehicle. As different and equally cool as they both are, this could almost be from the same space force as Joel Larsson’s Sleipnir.

Dasnewten’s Taiidan Gunship lets us imagine a LEGO Homeworld game

Rob (Dasnewten) has built a gorgeous gunship inspired by ships in Homeworld: With brick-built numbers, tank treads on the cannon, and truly complex SNOT on the cockpit, Rob’s gunship is an amazing LEGO creation. The fact that it’s inspired by Homeworld is just a minor bonus. Best tip of the week, Carter!

Rob Dasnewten on Concept Ships

We’ve blogged Rob Dasnewten here many times. One of my favourite non-LEGO blogs, the accurately named Concept Ships, has gone one step further and published an excellent roundup of his work. Nice work, Rob. The ship pictured above is Rob’s latest: the GP-21 Shrike.

AG-89 Ghost fighter by dasnewten

Rob presents a small, brilliantly designed fighter: The custom stickers add great detail to an already excellent model reminiscent of World War II fighters.

TGV-66 Wildsau by DasNewten

DasNewten tries his hand at a style reminiscent of nnenn‘s microscale ships. And I say he succeeded rather nicely. Just one picture doesn’t do this little beauty justice, so click the photo above to check out more on Flickr.

Dasnewten’s Tusker space fighter – family sized package

A while ago Rob M, or Dasnewten, revealed a good-looking fighter, fantastic in its dark grey glory: It’s a beauty to be sure, and he even made a few variations on it. I like them all – Rob really shows that a good design can be pulled off in several colour schemes: And then, just Continue reading →

The Moonbird Mausoleum

Aurore show us that great minifigures compliment a great build

4,000-piece 21330 Home Alone House unveiled as biggest LEGO Ideas set ever [News]

LEGO is celebrating this holiday with by releasing a set based on one of our favorite Christmas movies: Home Alone! The massive 4,000-piece set is the biggest Ideas set ever, so come check out all the details.

LEGO Ideas 21330 Home Alone House: The largest Ideas set ever is packed with movie references [Review]

If you’re stuck Home Alone for the holidays, you might want to spend your time building. We take a deep dive into all the Easter eggs and references in the largest Ideas set ever!

A place of inspiration for knowledge, culture, and innovation

In the modern era, libraries have become multimedia centers to stay relevant. Computer labs, 3D printers, virtual reality, and radio stations have all made homes amongst the books. Builder Ben Vijle (@belgianbricks) brings us this microscale model of one such modern library, ‘De Krook’ in Ghent, Belgium.

This frosty friend just wants to play, hopefully

Winter is coming. Djokson (@djokbuilt) is prepared, with this fantastic wyrm build which features chilly looking details.

Destroy the environment with more efficiency, eh

If you have a lush, beautiful Canadian forest impeding progress then Titolian (@titolian)has the answer to all your problems. Just add maple syrup!