Issue 73



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This month’s LEGO magazine features a deep dive into LEGO Harry Potter Diagon Alley, with a designer walkthrough, review and a guide to adding Gringotts bank to your magical shopping street. There’s plenty more besides, including a journey back to the Wild West, an interview with the LEGO Friends design leader and the real story behind the death of some classic LEGO themes.

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Here are the LEGO highlights in Blocks magazine Issue 73:

  • Diagon Alley review, insights from the set designer and an exclusive Gringotts Bank extension build
  • Find out why Castle and Space are out of the picture and see classic LEGO print adverts
  • LEGO Friends has gone back to the jungle – Creative Director Fenella Blaize Charity explains and shares prototype element images
  • Top tips for building elegant household items using LEGO bricks, including coasters, business card holders and tissue boxes
  • Exclusive Element Designer interview, in which Blocks finds out how an element gets redesigned
  • A look back at LEGO Western in Blockstalgia, including instructions showing how to build modern Wild West props