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 July 2019.
Toys ‘R’ Us returns to the U.S. in time for the 2019 holiday season. Keep reading our Brick Report to get all the details.
TBB NEWS AND REVIEWS: This week we learned that you can’t keep a good giraffe down, watched the making of a life-size LEGO model of Iron Man, and reviewed two sets: a Technic Car Transporter and Jurassic World T. Rex vs Dino-Mech Battle. Meanwhile, our mind flaying Stranger Things contest continues gathering strength and entries.
- TBB’s Stranger Things building contest is flipping things upside down – Build your best Stranger Things creation and you could win big. Read about all the details in the article.
- Toys ‘R’ Us is coming back to the US – The iconic toy store will be returning to select locations in late 2019, just in time for the holidays.
- Life-size LEGO Iron Man model created for San Diego Comic-Con – San Diego Comic Con was the big news this weekend and we got a look at the making of an Iron Man model using 35,119 bricks.
- LEGO Technic 42098 Car Transporter – We take a closer look at the upcoming 3 ft. long Technic Car Transporter [Review].
- LEGO set 75938 Jurassic World T. Rex vs Dino-Mech Battle [Review] – We discover the latest Jurassic World set based on the LEGO TV series Jurassic World: Legend of Isla Nublar .
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:
- LEGO-Building Reality Competition LEGO Masters Ordered at Fox, TV Line – Already a hit in the UK and Australia, reality TV show LEGO Masters is coming to the US and they are looking for contestants.
- A LEGO designer talks about designing spaceships and collaborating with NASA, The Verge – Designer Simon Kent launches into a discussion of his work on the LEGO Space theme.
- LEGO SDCC Selfie Boxes for Minifigs Includes Star Wars, Batman, More, SuperHeroHype – Get a close up look at a series of special LEGO and artist built models at the LEGO Booth at San Diego Comic Con.
- LEGO DC: BATMAN: Family Matters Enjoys Blocky World Premier at SDCC 2019, SyFy – The latest digital/DVD LEGO BATMAN feature premiers to excite fans.